Pablo Picasso Tête de Face ( Portrait de Marie Thérèse de face,) drypoint, 1934, Bloch 276

Passing Berthoud – film
October 26, 2017 – February 25, 2018

In this film by Caryn Sanchez, Eva Diaz contemplates a future far away from the comfort of her close-knit Latino family, and the security of the small town where she lives.

This film will run on a loop every 13 minutes.

***The Foote Gallery/Auditorium is a reservable space and the gallery may be closed for private events from time to time. Please call the Museum front desk (970) 962-2410 to verify exhibit availability prior to arrival.



Michelangelo’s Genius
Thursday, November 16, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Free Event

This gallery talk with Jim Richerson, Chief Executive Officer, Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo, Colorado, takes participants on a tour of Michelangelo’s models to learn about the remarkable story of these sculptures and the artist’s lasting influence on figural art.


Inside – Colorado Big Thompson Water Project
Saturday, November 18, 1 pm
Thursday, December 14, 5:30 pm
Presented by James Bishop, US Bureau of Reclamation
Free Event

This presentation will explain key facts about the Colorado-Big Thompson Project, how the Adams tunnel site was chosen, and how water diversion tunnels negotiate the interrelationships between geography, water, agriculture, and population in Northeastern Colorado.


Outside – Colorado Big Thompson Water Project
Thursday, December 7, 5:30 pm
Presented by local historian, Ken Jessen
Free Event

This photographic journey will travel from familiar places, such as Mary’s Lake, Lake Estes, the Hansen Feeder Canal and Horsetooth Reservoir.