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Exhibits

Current Exhibits
Treasures of the Southwest

Treasures of the Southwest

The Treasures of the Southwest exhibit will annually feature a selection of Southwest textiles from The Durango Collection®, along with paintings from the Bill and Sue Hensler collection of Native American art; historical photographs and postcards from the Pennington Studio and Nina Heald Weber collections; and, pottery, sculpture and other works from the museum and archives collections. 


Treasures II: Virtuosity and Variations

Treasures II: Virtuosity and Variations

The Treasures II: Virtuosity and Variations exhibit features many never before seen art from the Center’s collections. After the wonderful opening, and positive feedback received about the Center’s Treasures of the Southwest exhibit that opened in February 2017, the Center is excited to feature more of its own collections in Treasures II.


Ben Nighthorse Campbell: Colorado’s Renaissance Man

Ben Nighthorse Campbell: Colorado’s Renaissance Man

The Ben Nighthorse Campbell: Colorado’s Renaissance Man exhibit features some of Campbell’s furniture and memorabilia from his U.S. Senate office that he donated to the Center of Southwest Studies in 2004.


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Past Exhibits
Mountain Lion! Mountain Lion!
August 22, 2009 - January 22, 2011
100% Birgitta 100% Birgitta
February 8 - August 2, 2009
Images of the Southwest 6th Annual Juried Photography Show Images of the Southwest 6th Annual Juried Photography Show
Jan 25 - Mar 27, 2009
Wish You Were Here... Selections from the Nina Heald Webber... Wish You Were Here... Selections from the Nina Heald Webber...
October 4, 2008 - February 2011
Connections: Earth + Artist A Tribute Art Show in Resistance to... Connections: Earth + Artist A Tribute Art Show in Resistance to...
June 22 - September 28, 2008
Transitions: Navajo Weaving, 1880 - 1920 Transitions: Navajo Weaving, 1880 - 1920
June 22, 2008 - August 2, 2009
The Old Spanish Trail: Conduit for Change The Old Spanish Trail: Conduit for Change
January 27 - May 15, 2008
The Jewelry of Ben Nighthorse The Jewelry of Ben Nighthorse
January 21 - October 28, 2007
Circle of the Spirit Navajo & Tibetan Wisdom for Living Circle of the Spirit Navajo & Tibetan Wisdom for Living
March 13 - October 22, 2005
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Hours

Admission is free!

Winter/Spring Hours
Gallery:

Monday - Friday 1:00 pm-4:00 pm; or by appointment
Library/Archives:
Monday - Friday 10:00 am-4:00 pm; or by appointment

Map & Directions

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Address

Center of Southwest Studies
Fort Lewis College
1000 Rim Drive
Durango, CO 81301

Contact Us

Phone Numbers

Main Office: 970-247-7456
Library Reference Desk: 970-382-6982
Special Collections Library: 970-247-7135
Archives: 970-247-7126
College Records: 970.382.6951
Museum: 970-382-6980