Making & Doing

posted 1 week 2 days ago by Erin Ross

The Denver Art Museum recently held a staff pumpkin-carving contest that was a lot of fun and really got people motivated (see the photos in the slide show below to see how creative we got).

posted 1 month 3 weeks ago by Angela Houdyshell

Teachers, parents, and kids will find inspiring activities, art supplies, and books in the Denver Art Museum's new North Shop. Come shop for these great items and explore many more.

posted 3 months 2 weeks ago by Elizabeth Young

Buckle up and hold on tight because the next stop on your imaginary road trip is the Denver Art Museum!

posted 4 months 1 week ago by Carleen Brice

Planning a visit to the Denver Art Museum soon? We put together some suggestions for fun things you and your family can see and do while you’re here.

posted 5 months 4 days ago by Aileen Waski

The Shop at the Denver Art Museum is excited to launch an expanded selection of creative products for children, families, and the young at heart. We have completely transformed the Shop in the North Building.

posted 6 months 1 week ago by Kaitlyn Tucek

As a museum educator, I find most of my days at work to be wonderful, but, every once in a while, my job provides me with some truly extraordinary experiences.

posted 7 months 1 day ago by Caleb Covell

On March 11, the DAM and Children’s Hospital Colorado hosted a painting party at the hospital campus in Aurora for patients, families, and staff.

posted 8 months 4 weeks ago by Katelyn McArdle

The Shop at the Denver Art Museum is now featuring greeting cards from Art by Adelyn, a nonprofit organization benefiting the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at

posted 9 months 2 weeks ago by Lesya Klymenko

We asked our staff to share their 2014 resolutions, aspirations, and inspirations. Check out the video below. As always, we want to hear what you’re up to.

posted 9 months 3 weeks ago by Kate Moomaw

In part one of this series, we discussed assessing what needed to be done to conserve Big Sweep

posted 10 months 2 weeks ago by Jaime Kopke

Exciting news for anyone who loves designing, tinkering, hammering things together, museums, and people: The DAM is looking for Front Range area architects or artists to design a sculptural installation for Martin Plaza next summer.

posted 10 months 2 weeks ago by Hope Grandon

I’ll admit it. I’m in love.

posted 10 months 3 weeks ago by Kate Moomaw

In August, a conservation project on the sculpture Big Sweep was completed.

posted 1 year 3 weeks ago by Hope Grandon

Certain things just go together -- Oreos and milk, Sonny and Cher, art and beer. You heard me right: art and beer.

posted 1 year 1 month ago by Hope Grandon

Perhaps no one will miss Nick Cave: Sojourn as much as five-year-old Pascal Spangenberg.

posted 1 year 1 month ago by Hope Grandon

Inspired by Nick Cave, five-year-old hosts a Soundsuit-themed birthday party.

posted 1 year 1 month ago by Madalena Salazar

Planning this September’s CelebrARTE program, I realized, this will be the first anniversary of the program’s launch!

posted 1 year 1 month ago by Sally McCance

Last month we hosted our first round of Tactile Tables in the Cover Story textile gallery.

posted 1 year 3 months ago by Hope Grandon

The Denver Art Museum was a hive of activity on June 28 during the final Friday Untitled event. For me, the most memorable moment of the night happened as things were drawing to a close.

posted 1 year 4 months ago by Madalena Salazar

Recently, I came across the work of a local fashion designer and blogger Tess Vigil. As it turns out, her father, Angel Vigil, has been a partner-artist with Denver Art Museum’s CelebrARTE program.