Behind the Scenes

posted 2 years 2 days ago by Renée B. Miller

How does a painter begin to paint the impossible?

posted 2 years 4 days ago by Emily Reaser

This fall, The Museum Associates, and other museum patrons and sponsors gathered to celebrate the opening of Becoming Van Gogh, this year’s beacon exhibition.

posted 2 years 1 week ago by Lindsey Housel

Lindsey Housel, Denver Art Museum manager of digital engagement programs and master teacher for architecture, design, and graphics, Q&A's with Madalena Salazar, Latino programs coordinator.

posted 2 years 1 week ago by Katie Bukowski

The story of Vincent van Gogh’s artistic journey has inspired everyone on the Denver Art Museum campus, including Palettes, the on-site restaurant.

posted 2 years 2 weeks ago by Fairlight Baer-Gutierrez

Dana Schutz is considered one of the most influential young artists right now. On top of that, she can be funny, unfiltered but respectful, and self-deprecating in person.

posted 2 years 2 weeks ago by Carla Stansifer

Sleight of Hand will close on November 25. This visually interactive exhibition presents 14 contemporary artists, born between the 1930s and 1960s.

posted 2 years 3 weeks ago by Amy Barrett

For a traveling exhibition like El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You About Africa, the preparator's job starts the moment a truck delivering

posted 2 years 3 weeks ago by Karen Brooks McWhorter

In the galleries on level seven of the North Building hangs a large oval canvas titled Shoshone Indians at a Mountain Lake. You can’t miss it—mounted in a gilded frame, this brightly colored landscape is an eye-catcher!

posted 2 years 4 weeks ago by Allison McCloskey

In the beginning of the summer, I began working at the DAM.

posted 2 years 4 weeks ago by Micah Messenheimer

If you’ve stopped by the photography gallery since the end of September only to find the doors closed, you’ve probably been awaiting the next exhibition:

posted 2 years 1 month ago by Madalena Salazar

Every CelebrARTE, the Taller is the spot to make art with a maestro (master artist).  A taller, pronounced “tay-yair,” is an artist’s workshop, and this

posted 2 years 1 month ago by Jaime Kopke

The final Untitled of 2012 has arrived and we’re going out with a big one.  Get your Untitled fix filled on October 26 before our annual two-month hiatus. 

posted 2 years 1 month ago by Kristy Bassuener

Working at the Denver Art Museum is pretty darn cool. While we have the same stuff on our plates that lots of folks have – work plans, deadlines, e-mail, lots of meetings – we have the added bonus of experiencing art and creativity every day.

posted 2 years 1 month ago by Ashley Pritchard

Local artist and University of Denver professor Laleh Mehran said she first started thinking about her installation at the Denver Art Museum in 2009.

posted 2 years 1 month ago by Kate Moomaw

The slanted walls and ceilings of the Hamilton Building at the Denver Art Museum call for some creativity when it comes to hanging certain kinds of artworks.

posted 2 years 1 month ago by Kristin Bonk Fong

Vincent Van Gogh loved to experiment with his materials, creating works on paper, canvas, and pasteboard with paints, ink, chalk, and watercolor among many other media.

posted 2 years 1 month ago by Fairlight Baer-Gutierrez

Need any Victorian wigs, plastic doilies, or perhaps a top hat?

posted 2 years 1 month ago by Ashley Pritchard

There is a lot to be excited about at the Denver Art Museum right now.

posted 2 years 2 months ago by Ashley Pritchard

Even after a really big year, we’re not resting on our laurels in 2013. We have an exciting mix of exhibitions that crisscross the globe. Read below for a sneak peak at the current 2013 lineup.

posted 2 years 2 months ago by Sarah Cucinella-McDaniel

Did you know that about 90 percent of the Denver Art Museum’s collection is not on display at any given time?

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