Opening: Marguerite Humeau "Orisons"
105 E County Road 11 North
Center, CO, CO 81125
Event Dates and Times
(UTC-07:00) Mountain Time (US & Canada)
Join Black Cube Nomadic Art Museum for the unveiling of "Orisons," an unprecedented, 160-acre earthwork by artist Marguerite Humeau that pays homage to Colorado’s San Luis Valley. Consisting of the land in its entirety, as well as a series of eighty-four kinetic and interactive sculptures that invoke the land’s histories and vast network of interrelations, "Orisons" opens to the public on Saturday, July 29, 2023 with a celebration from 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m (Mountain Time) at the Frontier Drive-Inn in Center, Colorado.
Note, the artwork is not located at the Frontier Drive-Inn. The event venue is located approximately 20 minutes from the artwork's location in Hooper, Colorado, on land owned by Jones Farms Organics. Guests will need to arrive and park at the Frontier Drive-Inn. To experience "Orisons," we will have free shuttles available that transport guests to and from the artwork throughout the opening. Food and drinks will be available. Artist will be in attendance. This event is free and open to the public. Donations are appreciated! *RSVPs are highly encouraged, as capacity is limited!
IMPORTANT TRAVEL INFORMATION
The Frontier Drive-Inn is located in the remote town of Center, Colorado, which is approximately a 4 hour drive from Denver, Colorado. Lodging is very limited in the surrounding area. Please be sure to plan accordingly.
Options for same-day, roundtrip transportation between Denver and Center are available at RSVP registration checkout. A shuttle bus will depart from Black Cube's HQ (2925 S Umatilla St, Englewood, CO, 80112) at noon, arrive at Frontier Drive-Inn for Orisons festivities beginning at 4:00 p.m., and depart from Center around 9:00 p.m. the same evening.
Following the celebration, "Orisons" will be available for general viewing by advance reservation through June 30, 2025. Visit www.orisons.art to stay updated on the latest, and for additional travel recommendations.