Making & Doing

posted 3 months 1 week ago by Erin Ross

The Denver Art Museum recently held a staff pumpkin-carving contest that was a lot of fun and really got people motivated (see the photos in the slide show below to see how creative we got).

posted 3 months 3 weeks ago by Carleen Brice

Update: Download the program (PDF) for Friday, October 31.

posted 4 months 3 weeks ago by Angela Houdyshell

Teachers, parents, and kids will find inspiring activities, art supplies, and books in the Denver Art Museum's new North Shop. Come shop for these great items and explore many more.

posted 6 months 2 weeks ago by Elizabeth Young

Buckle up and hold on tight because the next stop on your imaginary road trip is the Denver Art Museum!

posted 7 months 1 week ago by Carleen Brice

Planning a visit to the Denver Art Museum soon? We put together some suggestions for fun things you and your family can see and do while you’re here.

posted 8 months 1 week ago by Aileen Waski

The Shop at the Denver Art Museum is excited to launch an expanded selection of creative products for children, families, and the young at heart. We have completely transformed the Shop in the North Building.

posted 9 months 2 weeks ago by Kaitlyn Tucek

As a museum educator, I find most of my days at work to be wonderful, but, every once in a while, my job provides me with some truly extraordinary experiences.

posted 10 months 4 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 12 months 1 day 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 1 year 1 week 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 1 year 3 weeks ago by Kate Moomaw

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

posted 1 year 1 month 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 1 year 1 month ago by Hope Grandon

I’ll admit it. I’m in love.

posted 1 year 1 month ago by Kate Moomaw

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

posted 1 year 3 months 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 1 year 4 months ago by Hope Grandon

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

posted 1 year 4 months ago by Hope Grandon

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

posted 1 year 4 months ago by Madalena Salazar

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

posted 1 year 4 months ago by Sally McCance

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

posted 1 year 6 months 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.