Yves Saint Laurent, Black velvet sheath dress, “Paris rose” satin bow,Paris” haute couture collection, Fall–Winter 1983. © Fondation Pierre Bergé-Yves Saint Laurent, Paris. Photo by Gilles Tapie.

Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective

March 25, 2012July 8, 2012
Hamilton Building - Level 2 — Sold out.

A sweeping retrospective of the designer’s 40 years of creativity, Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective features a stunning selection of 200 haute couture garments along with numerous photographs, drawings, and films that illustrate the development of Saint Laurent's style and the historical foundations of his work. Organized thematically, the presentation melds design and art to explore the full arc of Saint Laurent’s career, from his first days at Dior in 1958 through the splendor of his evening dresses from 2002. The DAM will be the only United States venue for the exhibition. Special exhibition ticket will be required.

Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective will be on view through July 8, 2012, with expanded hours June 28-July 8.

Note: If you purchase tickets online for general admission or Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective, you must bring confirmation information to the Welcome Center desk to get a sticker to enter the galleries. Thank you.

Yves Saint Laurent Tactile Tours

Yves Saint Laurent Tactile Tours are available for visitors who are blind or who have low vision. Visit the Access Programs page to learn more about the tours.

Planning

Visit ysldenver.com to learn more about the exhibition, special hotel packages that include VIP tickets to the show, the complimentary Style Pass deal card, and related local events.

Expanded Hours for Yves Saint Laurent

  • Thursday, June 28: Yves Saint Laurent open 10 am–9 pm
  • Friday, June 29: Yves Saint Laurent open 10 am–10 pm
  • Saturday, June 30: Yves Saint Laurent open 10 am–9 pm
  • Sunday, July 1: Yves Saint Laurent open 10 am–9 pm
  • Monday, July 2: museum closed
  • Tuesday, July 3: Yves Saint Laurent open 10 am–9 pm
  • Wednesday, July 4: Yves Saint Laurent open 10 am–5 pm
  • Thursday, July 5: Yves Saint Laurent open 10 am–9 pm
  • Friday, July 6: Yves Saint Laurent open 10 am–9 pm
  • Saturday, July 7: Yves Saint Laurent open 10 am–9 pm
  • Sunday, July 8: Yves Saint Laurent open 10 am–9 pm

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Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective is organized by the Fondation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent in collaboration with the Denver Art Museum. Funding is provided by the citizens who support the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District and the generous donors to the Annual Fund Leadership Campaign.