Behind the Scenes

posted 2 years 4 months ago by Ashley Pritchard

Florence Müller had the enviable job of curating the exhibition Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective, on view through July 8 at the Denver Art Museum.

Part 2 of Conserving a Canaletto
posted 2 years 4 months ago by Timothy J. Standring

My story is about the discovery and subsequent process of reaching consensus on the attribution of an unpublished early work by the Italian veduto (vista or views) painter Giovanni Antonio Canal, called il Canaletto I 1697 – 1768 at the Denver Art Museum.

Part 1 of Conserving a Canaletto
posted 2 years 4 months ago by James Squires

I was happy to hear from Timothy Standring, the curator of European painting and sculpture, that the Denver Art Museum was awarded the TEFAF grant to treat a long lost Canaletto picture, Venice: the Molo from the Bacino di San Marco.

posted 2 years 4 months ago by Gina Laurin

Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective successfully opened at the Denver Art Museum on March 25.  However, behind-the-scenes installation activities for this exciting exhibition began weeks before.  An installation team consisting of

posted 2 years 5 months ago by Lindsay Genshaft

Families took full advantage of the many programs offered at Denver Art Museum for Best Spring Break Ever: Design Days on March 2

posted 2 years 5 months ago by Tara Moberly

The Denver Art Museum has teamed up with Google Art Project and 150 other museums around the globe to share some of our favorite works with you.

posted 2 years 5 months ago by Tara Moberly

If you have visited the Denver Art Museum website before, you’ve probably noticed it looks a little different today. After months of planning, building, and uploading, the brand-new, super sleek DAM website is officially ready for your eyes.

posted 2 years 5 months ago by Christoph Heinrich

Welcome to the Denver Art Museum website. It is our hope that your experience on this site gives you a glimpse into the types of programs and collections waiting for you inside the museum.

posted 2 years 5 months ago by Sarah Cucinella-McDaniel

The next time you board an airplane, take a minute to consider some of the interesting things that may be flying along with you as cargo.  Down in the belly of the plane with your suitcase and skis are all sorts of other packages.  From mail to pe

posted 2 years 5 months ago by Matt A. Moore

Here are some of our favorite items currently on the shelves in the Museum Shop.

posted 2 years 5 months ago by Rachel Sinclair

When you think of the Denver Art Museum, ticketing probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. For some of us, however, it’s our bread and butter.

posted 2 years 5 months ago by Ashley Pritchard

One of the “cool” parts of my job is the occasional interaction with a living artist. A few weeks ago Ed Ruscha, one of the top living American artists, visited the museum.

posted 2 years 5 months ago by Ashley Pritchard

The fashion frenzy continues at the museum March 30 during Untitled #45 (Haute).

posted 2 years 6 months ago by Hannah Gilham

August 15, 2013, update: This blog post was changed recently to reflect the fact that Harvey Ellis can no longer be credited as the designer of this desk.

posted 2 years 8 months ago by Lindsey Housel

Over the last few months a few of us education and tech nerds have been sitting around in meetings doing what we do best...making semi-funny jokes for our own amusement. Just kidding.

posted 2 years 9 months ago by Ashley Pritchard

The Denver Art Museum is the only world-wide destination for Xu Beihong: Pioneer of Modern Chinese Painting, on view through January 29.

posted 2 years 9 months ago by Rachel Reid

Artist Yunn Pann answered some questions about her process ahead of her Demo & Do visits at the Denver Art Museum in December and January. Read on to find out what Yunn has to say about inspiration, teaching, and her craft.

posted 2 years 9 months ago by Fairlight Baer-Gutierrez

Last week, we installed a red dinosaur named Made in China in the atrium. You could say it is as subtle as a Sichuan dish.

posted 2 years 10 months ago by Ashley Pritchard

The Denver Art Museum is excited to welcome our new neighbor, the Clyfford Still Museum, to the neighborhood.

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