Media Advisory: Expanded Hours for Brilliant and New Closing Date

The Denver Art Museum (DAM) today announces expanded dates and hours for Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century. Two additional days have been added to the run of the exhibition, which will now close on March 17. Expanded evening hours will take place Saturday and Sunday, March 7 and 8, and the final weekend from Friday, March 13–Sunday, March 15. See below for the schedule of additional dates and hours or visit www.BrilliantinDenver.com for time slots and ticket availability.

Flamingo brooch worn by the Duchess of Windsor. Cartier Paris, special order, 1940. Platinum, diamonds, emeralds, rubies, sapphires, citrine; 9.65 x 9.59 cm. Cartier Collection. Photo: Vincent Wulveryck, Cartier Collection © Cartier.

Expanded Hours for Brilliant

Dates Expanded Hours

Sat., March 7* — 10 a.m. –8 p.m.

Sun., March 8 — 10 a.m. –8 p.m.

Fri., March 13 — 10 a.m.–10 p.m.

Sat., March 14 — 10 a.m.–10 p.m.

Sun., March 15 — 10 a.m.–10 p.m.

Mon., March 16 — 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Tues., March 17 — 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

*Brilliant requires a special exhibition ticket at all times. However, the Hamilton Building will be open and free for general admission until 8 p.m. as March 7 is a Free First Saturday.

The museum encourages everyone to plan ahead and purchase tickets in advance. Timed and dated tickets are available on-site, online at www.BrilliantinDenver.com or over the phone by calling 720-913-0130. A ticket to Brilliant purchased during these extended dates and hours include admission to the museum and the interactive, hands-on Jewelry Studio. During this period, the entire Hamilton Building will remain open for visitors to enjoy. The North Building will close on regularly scheduled days and at the usual times. Palettes, the Kevin Taylor restaurant at the DAM, will be open on Friday and Saturday of the final exhibition weekend from 11 a.m.–8 p.m. Please call 303-534-1455 for reservations.

About the Exhibition

Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century is on view at the DAM through March 17, 2015. Featuring stunning jewelry, timepieces and precious objects created between 1900 and 1975, Brilliant highlights Cartier’s rise to preeminence—and the historical events pushing the brand’s evolution—as it transformed itself into one of the world’s most prestigious names in jewelry and luxurious accessories. For more information, visit www.BrilliantinDenver.com. #DAMBrilliant

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