Behind the Scenes

posted 8 months 5 days ago by Ellen Spangler

Every year I am wowed not only by the creativity of the young artists in our student showcases but also the hard work and impact of their dedicated teachers.

posted 8 months 1 week ago by Susan Mayhew

Rebranded: Polish Film Posters for the American Western is an impressive collection from the golden age of Polish poster art, the culmin

posted 8 months 1 week ago by Timothy J. Standring

I’m pictured here in the conservation lab of the Royal Library and Print Room at Windsor Castle where I spent time with the paper conservator to look at some drawings that had been mounted on stiff fiberboard during the nineteenth century.

posted 8 months 2 weeks ago by Laura Moody

In almost every month of the year, staff members at the Denver Art Museum prepare artworks in our collection to be loaned to other museums around the world.

posted 8 months 2 weeks ago by Rose Eason

February 26 update: Here is the program (PDF) for this month's Untitled.

posted 8 months 2 weeks ago by Victoria Eastburn

Clyfford Still’s relationship with the Albright-Knox Art Gallery began in the mid-1950s and continued until his death, culminating in his unprecedented gift of 31 paintings to the gallery in 1964.

posted 8 months 3 weeks ago by Madalena Salazar

The theme of this month’s CelebrARTE is “Chocolate,” a food we think of around Valentine’s Day.

posted 8 months 3 weeks ago by Anna Millholland

Did you know your children can now be card-carrying DAM members? We recently added the option for members at the Family level and above to register for kids cards.

posted 8 months 3 weeks ago by Katherine McAtee

Over the course of Passport to Paris' run at the DAM, the exhibition has sparked some exciting revelations. We've captured them here so you and we can relive some of the Parisian magic.

posted 8 months 3 weeks ago by Meghan Fleming

The Denver Art Museum will host its annual wine weekend fundraiser on April 11 and 12.

posted 8 months 3 weeks ago by Katelyn McArdle

Note: Visit the online shop and receive 15% off your entire purchase with the promotion code LOVE2SAVE. Offer is valid through February 15, 2014.

posted 8 months 4 weeks ago by Megan Lynch

As Passport to Paris invites us to travel back in time through the history of French art, visitors may wonder what was happening in Denver at similar

posted 9 months 1 week ago by Molly Medakovich

How can a museum exhibition tell a sweeping story of 300 years of social, historic, and artistic change?

posted 9 months 2 weeks ago by Chiara Robinson

In March 2013, the Denver Art Museum received a challenge grant from the Andrew W.

posted 9 months 3 weeks ago by Lindsey Housel

One recent morning, I woke up and started scrolling down my Twitter feed (don't judge) and ran across four posts in a row that were titled something like "top 10 things to...", "5 ways to...", and "the 20 most popular," and I felt annoyed. Why?

posted 10 months 1 day ago by Jeff Keene

The exhibitions department is responsible for preparing the museum’s many galleries for each new exhibit, as well as many smaller gallery rotations.

posted 10 months 2 days ago by Ashley Pritchard

Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365-page book. Write a good one." —Brad Paisley

posted 10 months 4 days ago by Madalena Salazar

When I first moved to Denver nearly four years ago, one of the first things I wanted to see was the notable Spanish Colonial art collections of the Denver Art Museum.

posted 10 months 1 week ago by Eric Berkemeyer

Exhibitions by their nature are ephemeral.

posted 10 months 2 weeks ago by Meghan Fleming

On December 5, more than 400 guests gathered for Collectors’ Choice 33, the premier gala for the Denver Art Museum.