Behind the Scenes

posted 4 hours 41 min ago by Angela Houdyshell

With students settling in and instructional plans in place, take a moment to check out the seven top things you can do with the Denver Art Museum this school year.

posted 5 days 18 min ago by Nicole A. Parks

There are many reasons why the state of Colorado is so spectacular. One special gem for visitors and locals alike is Rocky Mountain National Park, only about 70 miles northwest of Denver.

posted 6 days 6 hours ago by Mary Beth Polce

Want to be among the first to experience Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century?

posted 2 weeks 4 days ago by Anita Martinez

The Summer in 3-D programming encourages hands-on learning for children and adults, and highlights some of the fun activities the Denver Art Museum offers for families year-round.

Sharon Rouse Receives Minoru Yasui Community Volunteer Award
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This series introduces some of the fiber artists who conduct demonstrations in the Nancy Lake Benson Thread Studio.

posted 3 weeks 1 day ago by Ronald Otsuka

In At the Mirror, nearly 70 Japanese woodblock prints from the Denver Art Museum’s collection are exhibited together for the first time.

posted 3 weeks 5 days ago by Mackenzie McCreary

Spinner and textile artist Paula Veschore can find a project in anything. “Everything to me is an art project whether it’s weaving, gardening, or a bucket of rusty horse shoes,” she said.

posted 1 month 5 days ago by Leah Fell

When Phyllis and Gary Vander Ark moved to Denver in 1970 they became members of the DAM to connect with their new community.

posted 1 month 6 days ago by Karen Brooks McWhorter

Get the behind-the-scenes scoop on the Denver Art Museum’s exhibition, The American West in Bronze, 1850–1925, in two upcoming talks with the curators.

posted 1 month 1 week ago by Danielle Stephens

In 1985 Tom Wesselmann wrote in his journal that “The prime mission of my art, in the beginning, and continuing still, is to make figurative art as exciting as abstract art. I think I have succeeded, but there is still a lot further to go.”

posted 1 month 2 weeks ago by Danielle Stephens

“I’ve just had the best year of my life,” Tom Wesselmann said in a 1985 interview with The New York Times.

posted 1 month 2 weeks ago by Rose Eason

The Untitled summer journey continues on July 25 with Untitled #69 (Uncharted). This month is not so much about venturing into uncharted territory as it is about revisiting what we think we already know.

posted 1 month 2 weeks ago by Jill Orr

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a tour guide at a museum or what a person has to do to become one?

posted 1 month 3 weeks ago by Mackenzie McCreary

There’s more to visiting the Denver Art Museum than just looking.

posted 1 month 3 weeks ago by Danielle Stephens

With the success of his Great American Nude series in the early 1960s, Tom Wesselmann could finally afford a larger studio. With a new studio came larger work and longer hours.

posted 2 months 2 days ago by Danielle Stephens

When artist Alex Katz visited Tom Wesselmann’s small New York studio for the first time in 1961 he wasn’t sure what to expect.

posted 2 months 3 days ago by Chiara Robinson

The Denver Art Museum’s new staff office building not only houses more than 100 staff members, but it’ll also soon be home t

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