Behind the Scenes

posted 11 months 10 hours ago by Molly Medakovich

How can a museum exhibition tell a sweeping story of 300 years of social, historic, and artistic change?

posted 11 months 6 days ago by Chiara Robinson

In March 2013, the Denver Art Museum received a challenge grant from the Andrew W.

posted 11 months 1 week ago by Lindsey Housel

One recent morning, I woke up and started scrolling down my Twitter feed (don't judge) and ran across four posts in a row that were titled something like "top 10 things to...", "5 ways to...", and "the 20 most popular," and I felt annoyed. Why?

posted 11 months 2 weeks ago by Jeff Keene

The exhibitions department is responsible for preparing the museum’s many galleries for each new exhibit, as well as many smaller gallery rotations.

posted 11 months 2 weeks ago by Ashley Pritchard

Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365-page book. Write a good one." —Brad Paisley

posted 11 months 3 weeks ago by Madalena Salazar

When I first moved to Denver nearly four years ago, one of the first things I wanted to see was the notable Spanish Colonial art collections of the Denver Art Museum.

posted 11 months 3 weeks ago by Eric Berkemeyer

Exhibitions by their nature are ephemeral.

posted 12 months 4 days ago by Meghan Fleming

On December 5, more than 400 guests gathered for Collectors’ Choice 33, the premier gala for the Denver Art Museum.

posted 1 year 1 day ago by Molly Medakovich

During the planning phases of Court to Café, one of three exhibitions in the

posted 1 year 2 days ago by Ashley Pritchard

While we generally shine the spotlight on one of our stunning works of art, in this blog post I want to illuminate the oft overlooked frame.

posted 1 year 5 days ago by Jaime Kopke

Our celebration of textiles this year continues now that we have launched several more exciting projects at the DAM–the Thread Studio, a brand new textile gallery, and the opening of PreVIEW.

posted 1 year 1 week ago by Gina Laurin

The successful conservation of the sedan chair now on display in Court to Café relied on a collaborative approach with co

posted 1 year 1 week ago by Lindsay Genshaft

Passport to Paris is in full swing at the Denver Art Museum, and it has been fueling lots of our projects and programs for families.

posted 1 year 2 weeks ago by Ashley Pritchard

Claude Monet’s love of water lilies is well documented in his artistic output. Monet’s pond in Giverny became his universe during the last two decades of his life, providing the subject for more than 300 artworks.

posted 1 year 2 weeks ago by Katelyn McArdle

The team at The Shop at the Denver Art Museum is ready to recommend creative and fun gift ideas to take the stress out of shopping this holiday season.

posted 1 year 3 weeks ago by Greg McKay

What fun it was to create the Passport to Paris Shop.

posted 1 year 3 weeks ago by Leah Fell

Colorado Gives Day is quickly approaching and donations can be scheduled now! This initiative was created with the goal of inspiring and uniting Coloradans in support of local nonprofits.

posted 1 year 3 weeks ago by Katelyn McArdle

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are just around the corner, and the Denver Art Museum is offering deals for members and nonmembers, in-store and online. In addition, our Member Holiday Shopping Event is on December 2.

posted 1 year 3 weeks ago by Kay Dale

Here at the Denver Art Museum we care about the visitor experience. We want everyone to enjoy their visit, relax, and maybe learn a little something.

posted 1 year 4 weeks ago by Lesya Klymenko

On the morning of November 14, the Denver Art Museum offered media a sneak peek of Seen in Passing: Photographs by Chuck Forsman.