Extra Credit

January 12 - March 24

Through teaching, both as a professor of art at Metropolitan State University of Denver, as well as in many community outreach programs, Frésquez has mentored thousands of students to find their voice and tell their story through art. In honor of his significant impact, CVA’s 965 Student Curated Gallery will present Extra Credit, an invitational exhibition featuring new work by over 40 of Frésquez’s former students. 


  • Opening Reception: Jan. 12 • 6–8pm
  • Carlos Frésquez Artist Talk: Wed. March 7 • 5:30pm
  • Closing Reception and Poetry Reading: Sat. March 24 • 4–6pm
    First and Third Fridays: 6–8pm
  • YAS: Mural Painting Tue. & Thu. Jan. 9–March 22 • 3:30–5:30pm

All events are free and open to the public. More information here.