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Dinner in Denver for “Dior: From Paris to the World”

DENVER — The Mile High City got its very own Parisian-inspired night Friday evening when the Denver Art Museum’s exhibition “Dior: From Paris to the World” was toasted with a Chairman’s Dinner in the museum’s Frederic C. Hamilton building.
‘Dior: From Paris to the World’ Opens at the Denver Art Museum
Ahead of a walkthrough, one of the first looks at the exhibition (which is Dior’s first of its kind in the U.S. and which opens to the public Monday), guests were welcomed with some background from its curator Florence Müller and the museum’s director, Christoph Heinrich.
“About three years ago we were able to lure Florence Müller away from Paris to Denver, which is, I think, the clear option when you live in Paris,” Heinrich told the crowd. “And ever since, Florence, a powerhouse of fashion, turned this program around.”
The exhibition’s arrival in Denver is in part thanks to the financial backing of patrons Joy and Chris Dinsdale.
“When someone asks me ‘do you speak French?’ I say ‘yes, I speak Dior.’ And when my husband asks me ‘are you shopping?’ I say ‘no, I’m collecting — Dior,’” Joy told the room. “The house of Dior to me is an enduring legacy of exquisite and

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