Upcoming Exhibitions

Red and Blue Abstract Still Life, 1950s, by Lynn Wolfe

January 22–March 14, 2021

Kirkland Museum’s collection of Colorado & regional artworks continues to grow. To celebrate moving into a new year, Kirkland Museum will feature newly-acquired and never-before-seen works from the Colorado & Regional Art collection.

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Wiggle Side Chair, 1969–1972, designed by Frank Gehry

June 11–August 1, 2021

Weird wonderful works from cardboard furniture and radioactive dinnerware to paintings made from marble dust and sawdust—all from Kirkland Museum’s three permanent collections—highlight the use of unusual media.

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Issue Number One of Ver Sacrum, 1898, cover by Alfred Roller

August 20–October 17, 2021

Kirkland Museum travels to turn-of-the-century Austria to showcase the influence of Josef Hoffmann (1870–1956) in the Vienna Secessionist movement and subsequent Wiener Werkstätte. The exhibition will feature 13 issues of Ver Sacrum, the official magazine of the Secession, published 1898–1903.

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Herb Antony pattern, designed 1954–1956, by Lucienne Day

November 5, 2021–January 9, 2022

This exhibition will feature commercially-made textiles from the Arts & Crafts, Modern and Postmodern periods, designed for use in the home as curtains, tablecloths, upholstery and accessories.

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