‌CVA offers programming, events, lectures and much more to foster a deeper understanding of the art we have on view, encouraging a dialog about contemporary art between MSU Denver students, faculty and the greater Denver community. All programs are free and open to all, unless otherwise noted.


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Upcoming Events:

 Fall 2018 BFA Thesis Exhibition

Fall 2018 BFA Thesis Exhibition Opening Reception


Join us at CVA on Friday, Novemeber 16 from 6-8 pm to celebrate MSU Denver's graduating studio art and communication design students.




First and Third Fridays

CVA is open late from 6-8 pm every first and third Friday of the month. Families and groups can create their own art in the Young Artist Studio.


Visiting Artists, Scholars & Designers

MSU Denver Art Department's Visiting Artist, Scholar & Designer Program fosters participation and collaboration with both the institution and the Metro community. An integral part of MSU Denver's mission, the Visiting Artist, Designer & Scholar Program is an invaluable resource for students, faculty, and the community.

Check back soon for our schedule of 2019 events!