Faculty and Staff

Megan Osborne, M.A.

Megan Osborne

Collections Manager of the Avenir Museum
131B Avenir Museum of Design and Merchandising
University Center for the Arts East, 216 E Lake St
(970) 491-6648


M.A. Corcoran College of Art and Design
B.S. Colorado State University

Research and Scholarship

Exhibitions, Avenir Museum Gallery

2017Cover Up! Coverlets from the Avenir Museum Collection
Tying the Knot: A Wedding Apparel Exhibition
Garden Party: Floral Printed Apparel 1860 - 1980
2016Mr. Blackwell Artist of Subtle Witchery
Tiny Bits and Pieces; Miniature Quilts From the Lucile Hawks Collection
Layer of Meaning: Color and Design in Guatemalan Textiles Parts 1&2
2014Intricate Web: Lacemaking Trade and Tradition Part II
2013Weaving Lives: Textile Traditions of the Peruvian Highlands Textiles (Marilyn Murphy & Nilda Callanaupa Alvarez, guest curators)
2012ABC’S of the Avenir
Hawaiian Quilts: God in Expression
2011The Little Black Dress: 85 Years of Effortless Style and Elegant Mystery

Awards, Recognitions, Grants, and Competitions (selected)

Leonard, M. and Carlson, L. IMLS Museum Assessment Program (reMAP). Funded 2010.