Making & Doing

posted 2 weeks 2 days ago by Caleb Covell

On March 11, the DAM and Children’s Hospital Colorado hosted a painting party at the hospital campus in Aurora for patients, families, and staff.

posted 2 months 1 week ago by Katelyn McArdle

The Shop at the Denver Art Museum is now featuring greeting cards from Art by Adelyn, a nonprofit organization benefiting the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at

posted 3 months 18 hours ago by Lesya Klymenko

We asked our staff to share their 2014 resolutions, aspirations, and inspirations. Check out the video below. As always, we want to hear what you’re up to.

posted 3 months 1 week ago by Kate Moomaw

In part one of this series, we discussed assessing what needed to be done to conserve Big Sweep

posted 4 months 18 hours ago by Jaime Kopke

Exciting news for anyone who loves designing, tinkering, hammering things together, museums, and people: The DAM is looking for Front Range area architects or artists to design a sculptural installation for Martin Plaza next summer.

posted 4 months 1 day ago by Hope Grandon

I’ll admit it. I’m in love.

posted 4 months 1 week ago by Kate Moomaw

In August, a conservation project on the sculpture Big Sweep was completed.

posted 6 months 1 week ago by Hope Grandon

Certain things just go together -- Oreos and milk, Sonny and Cher, art and beer. You heard me right: art and beer.

posted 6 months 3 weeks ago by Hope Grandon

Perhaps no one will miss Nick Cave: Sojourn as much as five-year-old Pascal Spangenberg.

posted 6 months 4 weeks ago by Hope Grandon

Inspired by Nick Cave, five-year-old hosts a Soundsuit-themed birthday party.

posted 7 months 1 week ago by Madalena Salazar

Planning this September’s CelebrARTE program, I realized, this will be the first anniversary of the program’s launch!

posted 7 months 1 week ago by Sally McCance

Last month we hosted our first round of Tactile Tables in the Cover Story textile gallery.

posted 9 months 1 week ago by Hope Grandon

The Denver Art Museum was a hive of activity on June 28 during the final Friday Untitled event. For me, the most memorable moment of the night happened as things were drawing to a close.

posted 10 months 1 week ago by Madalena Salazar

Recently, I came across the work of a local fashion designer and blogger Tess Vigil. As it turns out, her father, Angel Vigil, has been a partner-artist with Denver Art Museum’s CelebrARTE program.