Intriguing paintings, prints, sculptures, enamels, textiles, functional ceramics, and furniture are housed at the Kirkland Museum of Fine and Decorative Art in Denver. The permanent collection includes more than 5,000 works of art by 500-plus Colorado artists, giving national significance to the importance of the history of Colorado artwork.
Most visitors are in awe of the retrospective of Vance Kirkland’s work especially, the Dot Collection. Then, lose yourself in one of the largest collections of modernist international decorative art that spans Modern and Pop Art, Glasgow Style, Bauhaus, Wiener Werkstätte, De Stijl, and Art Deco. Before you leave, visit the museum shop to browse fashion accessories, books, documentaries, posters, and ceramics.
The Kirkland Museum of Fine and Decorative Art is open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. General admission is $8.
Kirkland Museum of Fine and Decorative Art
1311 Pearl Street
Denver, CO 80203