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Paint Studio Demo Artist Rudi Monterroso

Paint Studio Demo Artist Rudi Monterroso

Rudi Monterroso will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating acrylic painting on metal and canvas on December 5–6 and 12–13.

Liz Jaite: What will your demonstration in the studio look like?

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10 Staff Picks for Holiday Gifts from the Denver Art Museum

10 Staff Picks for Holiday Gifts from the Denver Art Museum

In search of great holiday gift ideas? Here is our staff's list of ten items we think you'll like!

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  Dec. 5 Book Launch Celebrates Creative Collaboration Between Mother & Daughter

Dec. 5 Book Launch Celebrates Creative Collaboration Between Mother & Daughter

Join us for launch of new kids book and make your own kindness superhero mask!

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  Celebrate Creativity & Support the DAM on Colorado Gives Day, December 8

Celebrate Creativity & Support the DAM on Colorado Gives Day, December 8

Did you know that children who are exposed to the arts demonstrate stronger critical thinking skills, display higher levels of social tolerance and exhibit greater empathy?

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  <em>A Place in the Sun</em>—Programs & Events

A Place in the Sun—Programs & Events

Enhance your visit with tours, exhibition-related learning opportunities, and creative activities.

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  Have Family Fun at the <em>Wyeth</em> Exhibition

Have Family Fun at the Wyeth Exhibition

Family audio guide and "mystery" doors inspire families.

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The DAM Showcases Elementary Student Art

The DAM Showcases Elementary Student Art

The Mañanitas program showcased in this exhibition is a partnership between the DAM and four Denver elementary schools serving large bilingual populations. See the showcase through Jan. 3.

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Shop for Unique Holiday Gifts at the Denver Art Museum

Shop for Unique Holiday Gifts at the Denver Art Museum

Black Friday and Cyber Monday discounts and more!

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  Opening Gala Celebrates <em>Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio</em>

Opening Gala Celebrates Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio

On November 6, nearly 650 guests gathered to celebrate the grand opening of Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio.

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Paint Studio Demo Artist Yunn Pann

Paint Studio Demo Artist Yunn Pann

Yunn Pann will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating Chinese brushwork on November 21 and 22 and November 28 and 29.

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See How the DAM Updated Textile Art Storage

See How the DAM Updated Textile Art Storage

Thanks to a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the collections management department just completed an upgrade of the rolled textile storage collection. See their work in a time-lapse video and photographs.

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Watch Video Interview with Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Gregg Deal

Watch Video Interview with Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Gregg Deal

Check out our interview with Gregg about his current project. And visit him during public hours in his studio at the DAM. His residency will culminate with a performance at Untitled Final Friday on January 29.

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The DAM's Wyeth Exhibition Inspires New Palettes Menu

The DAM's Wyeth Exhibition Inspires New Palettes Menu

Inspired by Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio, Palettes has crafted a menu worthy of joining the artistic conversation between father and son.

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  <em>Super Indian</em> & the DAM's Native Art Collection are Generating Buzz

Super Indian & the DAM's Native Art Collection are Generating Buzz

Including articles in The New York Times, Vogue, and the Huffington Post.

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  'My Father Would Have Adored It': Jamie Wyeth on the DAM's Exhibition

'My Father Would Have Adored It': Jamie Wyeth on the DAM's Exhibition

In town for the opening of the Wyeth exhibition, Jamie Wyeth spoke with us about how the Denver Art Museum interpreted his and his late father's work.

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A Sneak Peek into the Wondrous World of the Wyeths

A Sneak Peek into the Wondrous World of the Wyeths

On November 5 we invited the media to a preview of Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio, opening November 8. Christoph Heinrich, Frederick and Jan Mayer Director of the DAM, Timothy J. Standring, Gates Foundation Curator of Painting and Sculpture, and Jamie Wyeth led the tour through the exhibition.

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Paint Studio Artist Profiles

Paint Studio Artist Profiles

This series introduces some of the artists who will be conducting demonstrations at the museum through May 1.

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Paint Studio Demo Artist Jay Michael Jaramillo

Paint Studio Demo Artist Jay Michael Jaramillo

My typical day as an artist starts with a few cups of coffee to give me the jolt I need; then I go to my studio. This is where I play my music loud and rapidly apply the base paints to the canvas I'm working on.

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  Don’t Miss the 2015 Free Night at the Museums

Don’t Miss the 2015 Free Night at the Museums

See Wyeth for Special Discounted Price on November 7!

General admission to the DAM will be free and the museum will be open until 10 pm. Beginning at 5 pm, we're offering tickets for a special one-time-only price to a sneak peek of Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio.

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  Photography Curator's 'Treasure Hunt' Leads to <em>Encounters with the Universe</em>
  Snap Away with the Denver Art Museum’s New Snapchat Geofilter

Snap Away with the Denver Art Museum’s New Snapchat Geofilter

Take snaps at the museum and share them with friends.

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Native Artists Discuss Fritz Scholder

Native Artists Discuss Fritz Scholder

Fritz Scholder was a polarizing person and artist, but his impact on American Indian art is not in doubt. Native artists shared their views about Scholder with associate curator John Lukavic.

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Which New Denver Art Museum Catalog is Right for You?

Which New Denver Art Museum Catalog is Right for You?

With the ability to observe an entire collection of art within the pages of a single book, each of these four new catalogs is bound to inspire reflection and discovery. But how does one decide which catalog to choose? Take our quick quiz to find out which catalog is the perfect fit for you.

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Celebrate Halloween Eve at Untitled

Celebrate Halloween Eve at Untitled

Untitled: Flip Side on Friday, October 30 (6–10 pm) is here to uncover hidden mysteries in the collection and turn the town upside down in a night of museum mayhem. It’s the last Untitled of the year and we’re leaving no stones unturned to bring you a great All Hallow’s Eve eve here at the Denver Art Museum.

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