Behind the Scenes

posted 11 months 3 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 11 months 4 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 12 months 4 days ago by Greg McKay

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

posted 1 year 5 hours 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 1 day 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 5 days 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 1 week 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.

posted 1 year 1 week ago by Carleen Brice

Passport to Paris is a feast for the senses with beautiful sights and sounds (the Colorado Symphony curated music for each exhibition).

posted 1 year 1 week ago by Leah Fell

On October 25, The Museum Associates, patrons, and other sponsors gathered to celebrate the opening of Passport to Paris, the Denver Art Museum’s beautiful new exhibition

posted 1 year 1 week ago by Madalena Salazar

November is proving to be a full month for art and activities that focus on our Latino community. Through art installations, brand new activity spaces, and live programs we are exploring where we came from, and where we are going.

posted 1 year 1 week ago by Sally McCance

One of the main pillars of the museum’s commitment to providing access to the museum experience for all visitors is having special exhibition content available in multiple alterna

posted 1 year 3 weeks ago by Kristin Bonk Fong

Passport to Paris is a trio of exhibitions focusing on French art from the 1600s to the 1900s.

posted 1 year 1 month ago by Lesya Klymenko

The sounds of live classical piano music started the Passport to Paris media preview today.

posted 1 year 1 month ago by Molly Medakovich

A DAM educator details how during an era that predates color photography artist Thomas Moran used chromolithography to create stunning color pictures that look more like paintings than prints.

posted 1 year 1 month ago by Renée B. Miller

Note: Dog rescue organizations have designated October as National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month.

posted 1 year 2 months ago by Kristin Strid

Last spring, the collections management department was busy preparing for the opening of the new textile art gallery and its inaugural exhibition, Cover Story, whic

Part 12 of Conserving a Canaletto
posted 1 year 2 months ago by James Squires

Also part of the TEFAF was the conservation of the painting’s frame. The frame is "period," meaning stylistically it is of similar age as that of the painting, but not original to our Canaletto.

posted 1 year 2 months ago by Rose Eason

At Untitled #58 (Getup) on June 28, 2013, artist Nick Cave presented Nick Cave Performance Lab: "Figure This." Over 120