Media Advisory Â?? Visiting Curator to Speak at Colorado State University


Annie Carlano, curator of European and American collections at the Museum of International Folk Art in Santa Fe, N.M, will deliver a lecture and brown-bag talks at Colorado State University.


Public lecture will be at 6 p.m. March 1 in the Lory Student Center Theatre.

Brown-bag lunch discussions will be at noon March 2 and March 4 in the Hatton Gallery in Colorado State’s Visual Arts Building.


Carlano’s areas of expertise include international folk art and textiles. Her visit is part of Colorado State’s Critic and Artist Series. Carlano, who curated the "Vernacular Visionaries" outsider exhibit in Santa Fe, will speak about contemporary, international outsider art in conjunction with the ongoing display of works by outsider artist Robert E. Smith and Guatemalan huipiles on loan from the Department of Design and Merchandising’s Historic Costumes Collection.


If you are interested in attending the event or for more information, call the Hatton Gallery at (970) 491-1989.