Behind the Scenes at History Colorado | Part II – “Building Denver” Sneak Peek
Join DAF for Part II in our special four-part series, Behind the Scenes at History Colorado. On this tour, Anna Mascorella, Temple Buell Associate Curator of Architecture, will offer participants a special sneak peek at the development of the upcoming exhibition, Building Denver: Visions of the Capital City on Tuesday, April 27th at 4:30pm. The exhibition explores the architecture and urban development of Denver from 1860 to the present and features numerous architectural drawings from the History Colorado Collection. PLEASE NOTE: This tour will take place virtually.
About History Colorado Center: Established in 1879, History Colorado offers the public access to cultural and heritage resources. History Colorado’s flagship museum, the History Colorado Center, opened in 2012 in Denver’s Golden Triangle Museum District. Designed by Tryba Architects, the center houses core and traveling exhibitions, along with the Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation, State Historical Fund and Stephen H. Hart Research Center—a portal to our vast collection of books, manuscripts, photographs, documents, maps and other artifacts. The center also hosts public programs and events, educational programs and cultural performances.
About the tour guide: Anna Mascorella is the Temple Buell Associate Curator of Architecture at History Colorado. She holds a Ph.D. in the history of architecture and urban development from Cornell University. She has been at History Colorado since 2018.
VERY IMPORTANT, READ IN FULL: This is a virtual tour. Upon registering, you will receive an email confirmation of your registration from Eventbrite. Within 24 hours you will receive a confirmation from Denver Architecture Foundation (via Zoom) with your unique individual link to the tour. Please check your junk/spam if you don’t see this email in your inbox. You will receive reminder emails 24 hours in advance and 1 hour in advance of the tour from Denver Architecture Foundation (via Zoom), again with your unique individual link to the tour. If you purchase more than one ticket, you must provide names and email addresses for each participant. Zoom provides a unique link for each participant to access the tour; the same link cannot be used across multiple participants.