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  • Untitled Final Fridays logo

    Land Lines, Colorado Ballet, Drag Queens & Giant Chairs Take Center Stage at Untitled

    August 26, 2016, 6-10 pm

    And that's only the beginning! Seven Falls dancers, Warm Cookies of the Revolution, Moonlight Speed Press are also joining us. More

  • Victory chair sculptures by Steve Farland

    Victory is Coming to Untitled & It is Epic

    August 26, 2016

    Why and how did Steve Farland and Brian Sartor create their massive chair sculptures? More

  • Automata robot in the Movement Studio

    Movement Studio Demo Artist Kendra Fleischman

    Kendra Fleischman will be demonstrating multimedia art in the Movement Studio on August 20–21 & 27–28, 2016. More

  • gallery view of photos in On Desert Time exhibition

    LET’S GO COLORADO! PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

    Enter by September 18, 2016

    Follow in the footsteps of photographers Timothy H. O'Sullivan and William H. Bell, whose work is currently on view in On Desert Time: Landscape Photographs by O’Sullivan & Bell, 1871-1874, and capture an image that reflects the Colorado landscape. More

  • Ryan Mathews Max Miller and Rebecca Miller

    Blue Ribbon Arts Initiative Helps Kids on the Autism Spectrum

    The Youth Artists on the Spectrum: A Celebration of Neurodiversity is August 26−October 2, 2016. Entry to the showcase is free; admission to the rest of the museum requires a ticket. More

  • Titian, Madonna and Child with Saints Catherine of Alexandria and Dominic, and a Donor, about 1513. Oil on canvas.

    Glory of Venice–Related Events, Programs & Tours

    Glory of Venice: Masterworks of the Renaissance is on view October 2, 2016 through February 12, 2017. Enhance your visit with learning opportunities and creative activities. More

  • 8 Toe-Tapping Insights that Take You Inside Dance!

    8 Toe-Tapping Insights that Take You Inside Dance!

    Discover how the DAM installed paintings on a 62-foot-high wall and learn more secrets about our dance-related exhibitions and events. More

  • Charles Loloma (Hopi, 1921-1991), Avachhoya (Zuni Spotted Corn Katsina), 1939.

    American Indian Paintings from the 1939 World's Fair

    Watch a time-lapse video of the museum installing these large-scale paintings. More

  • Two museum visitors looking at Bullfight, an abstract expressionist painting by Elaine DeKooning

    Watch a Video Tour & Hear Interviews about Women of Abstract Expressionism

    See a video of the exhibition galleries and hear insights from curator Gwen Chanzit, artists, and art historians. More

  • Silver metallic balloons floating in the Andy Warhol installation Silver Clouds

    Dance in Andy Warhol's Silver Clouds

    Wanna "collaborate" with Andy Warhol? Watch a video of the installation and check out Silver Clouds through October 2, 2016. More

  • Popsicle the Bear mascot with SCFD logo and text Culture for All.

    Popsicle Champions Art, Science & Cultural Programs

    You'll be seeing Popsicle, the SCFD mascot, popping up (see what we did there?) all over the metro area this fall. More

  • Stacey Steers

    Movement Studio Demo Artist Stacey Steers

    Stacey Steers will be in the Movement Studio demonstrating handmade collage animation August 13–14. More

  • multicolored blocks used in Audacious art exhibition

    Show Your Feelings in Audacious Art Exhibition

    Use colorful blocks to share how the art makes you feel. More

  • Margaret Charlton and the shawl she knitted for the touch table in the Thread Studio

    Knitter 'Yarn Bombs' Touch Table in the Thread Studio

    Note: The Thread Studio, Textile Art Gallery, and PreVIEW Open Window will be closed for installation August 8–September 10. More

  • Women of Abstract Expressionism logo and black and white photos of 4 women abstract artists

    12 Fascinating Facts about the Women of Abstract Expressionism

    Did you know Elaine de Kooning painted John Kennedy's portrait? Learn more about the artists in this exhibition. More

  • Rudi Monterroso flamenco dancing on a painting

    Movement Studio Demo Artist Rudi Monterroso

    Watch Rudi Monterroso paint with his feet while he dances in the Movement Studio noon-3 on August 6 & 7. More

  • Screen shot from time lapse video of fabrication and install of plaza installation

    In Motion Installation By the Numbers

    Watch a time-lapse video of the sculpture being created and installed. More

  • Native artist Verla Howell

    Meet Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Verla Howell

    Read our Q&A with Verla Howell and meet her in the Powwow Regalia Studio July 28–31. More

  • Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble doing Raindance

    Untitled Final Friday Celebrates Dance

    July 29, 2016, 6-10 pm

    Join us for performances by Cleo Parker Robinson Dance, Spinphony Electric String Quartet, Cult Following, and more. More

  • Wynn Earl Buzzell Jr. in front of his installation In Motion

    Movement Studio Demo Artist Wynn Earl Buzzell, Jr.

    Wynn Earl Buzzell, Jr. will be in the Movement Studio demonstrating organically inspired digital design and fabrication July 23–24 and July 30–31. More

  • Painting of two dancers doing the Jitterbug

    How Do Artists Capture Dance in 2-D Art?

    Learn how artist William H. Johnson used color, form, and pattern to communicate the joy and spontaneity of dancing. More

  • The entrance to Women of Abstract Expressionism with photos of the artists and some of their work

    Curator Gwen Chanzit Takes an In-Depth Look at Women of Abstract Expressionism

    Women were full participants in the early years of the abstract expressionist movement—not just followers, as some would tell it. More

  • 2 visitors in dancelab

    Boogie Down in #dancelab

    Our interactive installation #dancelab seems to be a hit. Open less than a week, there have already been 3,000 dances! More

  • Photograph of artist Alistair Bane

    Meet Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Alistair Bane

    Read our Q&A with Alistair Bane and meet him in the Powwow Regalia Studio July 7–17 and August 11–14, 2016. More

  • Welcome to the Ancient future pyramid installation by Carlos Fresquez

    Cuatro artistas locales participaran en el programa Cuatro

    Gracias a una beca del Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), el Denver Art Museum trabajará con cuatro artistas locales para presentar el programa Cuatro [4]: A Series of Artist Interactions durante el próximo año. More

  • Welcome to the Ancient future pyramid installation by Carlos Fresquez

    Latino Artists Participate in Cuatro at the DAM

    Meet Carlos Frésquez July 7-August 7

    Four local creatives and artists will present Cuatro [4]: A Series of Artist Interactions. More

  • 2 posters by John Sorbie and Phil Risbeck

    See Posters by Acclaimed Colorado Designers

    On View Through January 8, 2017

    Performance on Paper is included with general admission, free for members. More