Media Resources

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Most Recent Press Releases


The Denver Art Museum (DAM) presents Joan Miró: Instinct & Imagination, on view March 22, 2015 through June 28, 2015. The exhibition focuses on the remarkable inventions of this Spanish artist during the last two decades of his life, starting in the 1960s, with a special emphasis on paintings, sculptures and drawings. During this time, Miró continued the inventive, freely developed forms for which he is known, and began exploring new materials including bronze.


One of the Denver Art Museum’s longest-running events, the 25th Annual Friendship Powwow and American Indian Cultural Celebration on Sept. 6, will feature American Indian dancers, drum groups, working artists, hands-on activities, vendors and more. The DAM’s Friendship Powwow is a celebration of the vitality of American Indian cultures. The Gourd Dance will begin at 10 a.m. with the powwow grand entry at noon. From 10 a.m.


Time is running out to see The American West in Bronze, 1850–1925. The first full-scale exhibition of western bronzes, showcasing sculptures by Frederic Remington, Charles M. Russell, Hermon Atkins MacNeil, Paul Manship and more than 20 other artists, will close after Aug. 31.


The Denver Art Museum (DAM) announced today that it will celebrate Cathey McClain Finlon’s four decades of outstanding leadership and dedicated service to the Denver Art Museum at its 34th annual Collectors’ Choice fundraising gala on December 11, 2014. The elegant event is one of the museum’s largest fundraisers. This year’s funds will support the museum’s fall exhibition, Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century.


The Denver Art Museum (DAM) will host the exhibition Matisse and Friends: Selected Masterworks from the National Gallery of Art, October 12, 2014–February 8, 2015. Matisse and Friends will showcase 14 paintings from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., by artists Henri Matisse, André Derain, Albert Marquet, Maurice de Vlaminck, Raoul Dufy, Georges Braque and Kees Van Dongen.

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Past Exhibitions

The American West in Bronze, 1850–1925


Modern Masters: 20th Century Icons from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery


Seen in Passing: Photographs by Chuck Forsman


Figure to Field: Mark Rothko in the 1940s


Nick Cave: Sojourn


Rocky Mountain Majesty: The Paintings of Charles Partridge Adams


Georgia O’Keeffe in New Mexico: Architecture, Katsinam & the Land


Laura Letinsky: Still Life Photographs, 1997-2012


Dana Schutz: If the Face Had Wheels


El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You about Africa


Theodore Waddell's Abstract Angus


Now Boarding: Fentress Airports + The Architecture of Flight


Garry Winogrand: Women are Beautiful


Ed Ruscha: On the Road


Xu Beihong: Pioneer of Modern Chinese Painting


Current & Upcoming Exhibitions

All That Glistens: A Century of Japanese Lacquer


Matisse and Friends: Selected Masterworks from the National Gallery of Art