Behind the Scenes

posted 6 days 1 hour ago by Danielle St. Peter

"For me, a painting must give off sparks. It must dazzle like the beauty of a woman or a poem." – Joan Miró

posted 6 days 22 hours ago by Carleen Brice

At a media conference attended by student journalists from around the Denver area, the Denver Art Museum announced today that general admissi

posted 1 week 20 hours ago by Jeffrey King

The Denver Art Museum recently announced the Free for Kids program, made possible by generous grants from Scott Reiman and Kaiser Permanente Colorado.

posted 1 week 1 day ago by Stefania Van Dyke

In preparation for Creative Crossroads: The Art of Tapestry, opening May 31, the Denver Art Museum’s staff have been working on a Spanish Colonial table cover in PreVIEW (a behind-the-scenes visible staging area in our textile art gallery

posted 1 week 5 days ago by Carleen Brice

If you’re looking for inspiration on how to remain vital and creative well into old age, look no further than Spanish artist Joan Miró.

posted 1 week 5 days ago by Stefania Van Dyke

In preparation for Creative Crossroads: The Art of Tapestry, opening May 31, the Denver Art Museum's staff have been working on a Spanish Colonial table cover in PreVIEW (a behind-the-scenes visible staging area in our textile art gallery

posted 1 week 6 days ago by Stefania Van Dyke

In preparation for Creative Crossroads: The Art of Tapestry, opening May 31, the Denver Art Museum’s staff have been working on a Spanish Colonial table cover in PreVIEW (a behind-the-scenes visible staging area in our textile art gallery

posted 1 week 6 days ago by Stefania Van Dyke

In preparation for Creative Crossroads: The Art of Tapestry, opening May 31, the museum’s staff have been working on a Spanish Colonial table cover in PreVIEW (a behind-the-scenes visible staging area in our textile art gallery).

posted 2 weeks 1 day ago by Rose Eason

For the purposes of Untitled: Dream On, there are two kinds of people in this world: dreamers and doers.

posted 2 weeks 5 days ago by Melissa Olson

Recently, the Denver Art Museum received a major grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to produce and document a series of six residencies.

posted 2 weeks 6 days ago by Jaime Kopke

To celebrate a summer filled with flower-related programs, the Denver Art Museum is seeking local creatives to participate in this year’s plaza installation.

posted 3 weeks 18 hours ago by Carleen Brice

Joan Miró once said "I feel the need of attaining the maximum of intensity with the minimum of means." The Denver Art Museum exhibition team wanted to achieve something similar with

posted 4 weeks 23 hours ago by Anna Estes

The Denver Art Museum exhibition Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century is divided into six sections, including one on the Art of Smoking. At the turn of the century smoking in polite society largely was limited to men and Russian women.

posted 1 month 2 days ago by Elle Welch

Photography-centric gallery openings, lectures, workshops, portfolio reviews, parties, and more will be the talk of town (and region) starting this Sunday, March 1 with the kickoff of the Month of Photography De

posted 1 month 5 days ago by Stefania Van Dyke

In Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century, we emphasize the impact of motifs and materials from non-Western cultures on Cartier’s designs.

posted 1 month 6 days ago by Clara Ricciardi

The Denver Art Museum’s exhibition, Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century, features signature jewels created by the world-famous design house of Cartier.

posted 1 month 1 week ago by Holly Westwood

In honor of the Oscars (Feb.

posted 1 month 1 week ago by Rose Eason

Note: Download the program (PDF) for February 27.

posted 1 month 2 weeks ago by Carleen Brice

For Valentine's Day, CBS Sunday Morning focused on romance, including a visit to Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century.

posted 1 month 2 weeks ago by Melissa Olson

Recently, the Denver Art Museum received a major grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to help us improve how we store works of art in our textile art collection.

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