03/19/2012 10:49 EDT | Updated 05/19/2012 05:12 EDT


DENVER - Paris. New York. Denver?

The Colorado city is not what most people think about when it comes to high fashion. But on Sunday, the Denver Art Museum hosts the only U.S. showing of "Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective," a sweeping look at 40 years of design from the late, influential French designer best known for his tuxedo suit for women, Le Smoking.