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  Plan on a Powerhouse Night at the DAM

Plan on a Powerhouse Night at the DAM

June 24, 2016, 6-10 pm

Get ready for a night of laughs, drama, and good times at Untitled: Power House.

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Explore Stop-Motion Animation in the Movement Studio

Explore Stop-Motion Animation in the Movement Studio

Watch a compilation of just a few of our favorite stop-motion movies visitors have made in the Movement Studio.

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Building New Walls for a New Art Exhibition

Building New Walls for a New Art Exhibition

Get the scoop on how the DAM added vertical walls to the galleries for Women of Abstract Expressionism.

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Plaza Installation Inspired by Dance!

Plaza Installation Inspired by Dance!

Watch a video with designer Wynn Earl Buzzell, Jr. and learn how dance inspired the DAM's latest plaza installation.

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SCFD Renewal on Ballots this November

SCFD Renewal on Ballots this November

The Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD) will appear on metro Denver voters’ ballots this November, and citizens will have the opportunity to extend SCFD through 2030.

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Movement Studio Demo Artist Mark Brasuell

Movement Studio Demo Artist Mark Brasuell

Explore automatic painting and conceptual abstraction with Mark Brasuell in the Movement Studio June 18-19 and June 25-26.

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Meet Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Mary Young Bear

Meet Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Mary Young Bear

Read our Q&A with Mary Young Bear and meet her in the Powwow Regalia Studio June 9–19.

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Movement Studio Artist Profiles

Movement Studio Artist Profiles

Get to know the artists and visit the Movement Studio on the weekends to see their work.

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Movement Studio Demo Artist Corrina Espinosa

Movement Studio Demo Artist Corrina Espinosa

Explore objects in motion with Corrina Espinosa will be in the Movement Studio on June 11–12 and October 8–9.

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  Explore Music at Program for People with Alzheimer's disease 

Explore Music at Program for People with Alzheimer's disease 

July 14

People with Alzheimer’s disease and their care partners are invited to explore musically inspired creativity at the DAM this summer.

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  National Media Say Don't Miss Women of Abstract Expressionism
  Race to See 1700s Screen & Other Rare Objects

Race to See 1700s Screen & Other Rare Objects

Samurai is on View through June 5

This room-dividing, folding screen, or byōbu, features a famous race in samurai history.

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  Students Explore Home, Family, Celebration, & Identity in Art Showcase

Students Explore Home, Family, Celebration, & Identity in Art Showcase

The Denver Art Museum partners with Denver Public Library’s Plaza program, which is for immigrant and refugee families.

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Untitled Creative Take-Over with Andrew Novick

Untitled Creative Take-Over with Andrew Novick

Untitled: Rising Sun is May 27, 6-10 pm

Onigiri snacks, taiko drumming, hip-hop dancing, Harajuku fashion, calligraphy, CAR-aoke, and more!

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The 3 Unifiers of Japan

The 3 Unifiers of Japan

The history of Japan’s warring-states period, which lasted from 1467 to 1600, is filled with stories of famous battles and brilliant samurai warriors. Leading armies of tens of thousands, three stood out as the most successful warriors of their time, becoming known as the three unifiers of Japan.

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  Los cuentos en español empiezan este verano

Los cuentos en español empiezan este verano

Nuestra cuentista, Laura Slack, ha relatado historias acerca de las obras de arte de DAM por más de un año durante nuestro programa Cuentos del Arte, el cual se lleva a cabo el primer sábado de cada mes durante CelebrARTE.

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  Join us for storytelling in English & Spanish

Join us for storytelling in English & Spanish

On Free First Saturdays Starting June 4

Join storyteller Laura Slack for stories about artworks in English and Spanish.

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Enjoy Art by Denver Public School Students

Enjoy Art by Denver Public School Students

On view through May 15

See the diverse talents of students in the Citywide Elementary Art Showcase on display at the DAM.

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  Watch a Samurai Preview (VIDEO) & Learn What Visitors are Saying

Watch a Samurai Preview (VIDEO) & Learn What Visitors are Saying

Watch this video for a sneak peek of Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection on view through June 5, and see what visitors are saying.

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  The Samurai Influence on Star Wars™

The Samurai Influence on Star Wars

Learn how samurai armor and weapons influenced Star Wars.

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Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week
  Enjoy Dance Performances, Exhibitions & More at the DAM

Enjoy Dance Performances, Exhibitions & More at the DAM

Get the scoop on all our Summer of Dance offerings and swing, shuffle, and shimmy your way into summer.

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The Force is Strong with Our Members

The Force is Strong with Our Members

These are the Star Wars™ and the Power of Costume membership benefits you're looking for!

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  Stratus Chamber Orchestra, Ravi Zupa & More

Stratus Chamber Orchestra, Ravi Zupa & More

Friday, April 29, 6─10 pm

We’ve got a night of face-offs, heroic tales, and victorious orchestrations in store.

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Paint Studio Demo Artist Homare Ikeda

Paint Studio Demo Artist Homare Ikeda

Homare Ikeda created the mural in the Paint Studio. He will be in the Paint Studio April 30–May 1, noon–3 pm.

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  Take Home a Souvenir of Your Visit to Samurai

Take Home a Souvenir of Your Visit to Samurai

The DAM's Samurai Shop offers books, clothes, knickknacks, and more.

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Creating a Welcoming Environment for People with Autism

Creating a Welcoming Environment for People with Autism

Learn about the DAM's pilot Low-Sensory Morning program for families with children on the autism spectrum.

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  Participate in Project with Artist Viviane Le Courtois

Participate in Project with Artist Viviane Le Courtois

Slow down, have a discussion with the artist, and crochet chains out of yarn or wool or donate a lock of hair for her Global Thinking Pod.

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