Behind the Scenes
Did you know that your book club, adult education class, bowling league, knitting circle—any group of 10 or more people—can make reservations to visit the Denver Art Museum at discounted rates?
At Untitled #71 (Face Time) take a deep dive into the art of portraiture and chat with local and national artists.
Today is International Literacy Day, which highlights the importance of literacy to individuals and to society.
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.
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.
This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act.
Want to be among the first to experience Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century?
This series introduces some of the fiber artists who conduct demonstrations in the Nancy Lake Benson Thread Studio.
In At the Mirror, nearly 70 Japanese woodblock prints from the Denver Art Museum’s collection are exhibited together for the first time.
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.
When Phyllis and Gary Vander Ark moved to Denver in 1970 they became members of the DAM to connect with their new community.
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.
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.”
“I’ve just had the best year of my life,” Tom Wesselmann said in a 1985 interview with The New York Times.
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.
Ever wondered what it’s like to be a tour guide at a museum or what a person has to do to become one?
There’s more to visiting the Denver Art Museum than just looking.