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The DAM Celebrates Hearts for Art

The DAM Celebrates Hearts for Art

Show us your artwork crush February 9–14.

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  Paint Studio Demo Artist Carlos Frésquez

Paint Studio Demo Artist Carlos Frésquez

Meet artist Carlos Frésquez in the Paint Studio January 2–3, 2015 and February 6–7, 2016.

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  Explore the Blue Skies, Dramatic Cloudscapes & Earthy Colors of <em>A Place in the Sun</em>
  New Display of American & European Impressionist Paintings at the DAM

New Display of American & European Impressionist Paintings at the DAM

See works by Claude Monet, Eugène Boudin, and others.

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Founding Member Anne Evans Inducted into Two Halls of Fame

Founding Member Anne Evans Inducted into Two Halls of Fame

Honors for a pioneering arts and culture supporter.

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Boys & Girls Clubs Fine Arts Showcase

Boys & Girls Clubs Fine Arts Showcase

On Display at the DAM through February 3

View slide show of artworks by the winners of this competition.

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Paintings Showcase the Southwest

Paintings Showcase the Southwest

Walter Ufer and E. Martin Hennings were both drawn to Taos, New Mexico, by their desire to create distinctively American art, yet the two couldn’t have been more different.

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  7 Helpful Tips for Your Visit to <em>Samurai</em>

7 Helpful Tips for Your Visit to Samurai

Know before you go. Check out these tips to help enhance your visit to Samurai.

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Paint Studio Demo Artist Libby Barbee

Paint Studio Demo Artist Libby Barbee

Libby Barbee will be in the Paint Studio January 23–24 and January 30–31.

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Explore Family Matters at Untitled

Explore Family Matters at Untitled

January 29, 6–10 pm 

Bring your family and friends for a night that celebrates traditions, stories, and skills passed down through the generations.

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  <em>Samurai</em>-Related Events & Programs

Samurai-Related Events & Programs

Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection is on view March 6–June 5 at the Denver Art Museum. Enhance your visit with exhibition-related learning opportunities and creative activities.

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  Dive Deeper into the Artistic Relationship Between Andrew & Jamie Wyeth 

Dive Deeper into the Artistic Relationship Between Andrew & Jamie Wyeth 

Article by Timothy J. Standring, curator of Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio.

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Former Indy 500 Auto Engineer Discusses Design After Dark

Former Indy 500 Auto Engineer Discusses Design After Dark

Read curator Darrin Alfred's Q&A with Scott Bennett.

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Celebrate #MuseumSelfie Day on January 20

Celebrate #MuseumSelfie Day on January 20

Win Tickets to the Denver Art Museum

Stop by the Denver Art Museum and capture a selfie and share it on Instagram or Twitter.

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Paint Studio Demo Artist April Tsosie

Paint Studio Demo Artist April Tsosie

April Tsosie will be in the Paint Studio January 16─17 and March 12─13.

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  <em>Wyeth</em> Closing Soon

Wyeth Closing Soon

Watch Arts District videos about Andrew and Jamie Wyeth and Fritz Scholder. The artists' works are in two major exhibitions closing soon.

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  Artist Gregg Deal Challenges Fantasies & Stereotypes about Native People

Artist Gregg Deal Challenges Fantasies & Stereotypes about Native People

Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Gregg Deal writes about his performance piece, "Ethnographic Zoo."

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Paint Studio Demo Artist Melanie Yazzie

Paint Studio Demo Artist Melanie Yazzie

Meet artist Melanie Yazzie in the Paint Studio January 9–10 and March 19–20.

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Announcing the Untitled 2016 Lineup

Announcing the Untitled 2016 Lineup

New lineup and new look for Untitled. Check it out!

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DAM Pre-Columbian Curator Assists MSU Denver Student

DAM Pre-Columbian Curator Assists MSU Denver Student

What Did Ancient Costa Ricans Look Like? 

When scientists in Costa Rica wanted to put a "face" to a 2,500-year-old skull, they needed a forensic artist. The forensic artist needed representations of what women of the time looked like. She came to the DAM.

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Flex Your Civic Muscles with Warm Cookies of the Revolution

Flex Your Civic Muscles with Warm Cookies of the Revolution

Warm Cookies of the Revolution, a civic health club, is the Denver Art Museum’s current creative-in-residence.

“You go to a gym to exercise your physical health, a religious institution to exercise your spiritual health, and a therapist to exercise your mental health. Warm Cookies of the Revolution helps you exercise your civic health,” said Evan Weissman, founder of the organization.

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Paint Studio Demo Artist Jaeson Simmon

Paint Studio Demo Artist Jaeson Simmon

Jaeson Simmon will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating oil painting December 19–20 and 26–27.

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Photographing the Long View—An Interview with Danny Singer

Photographing the Long View—An Interview with Danny Singer

Read our Q&A with photographer Danny Singer and see the exhibition of his work on view now.

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100 Years of Collecting Asian Art

100 Years of Collecting Asian Art

2015 is the centennial anniversary of Asian art at the DAM.

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Newly Conserved Magi on View at the Denver Art Museum

Newly Conserved Magi on View at the Denver Art Museum

Learn how the DAM conserved these three kings from the 1700s and see them at the museum.

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  Celebrate Our Lady of Guadalupe at the DAM

Celebrate Our Lady of Guadalupe at the DAM

Kick off the celebration with music and dance performances on December 13.

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5 Reasons the Denver Art Museum is the Place to be during Winter Break

5 Reasons the Denver Art Museum is the Place to be during Winter Break

Whether you like making art, seeing live performances, or exploring the galleries, there's something for everyone to enjoy!

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