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  Artist Gregg Deal Challenges Fantasies & Stereotypes about Native People

Artist Gregg Deal Challenges Fantasies & Stereotypes about Native People

Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Gregg Deal writes about his performance piece, "Ethnographic Zoo."

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Announcing the Untitled 2016 Lineup

Announcing the Untitled 2016 Lineup

New lineup and new look for Untitled. Check it out!

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  Paint Studio Demo Artist Carlos Frésquez

Paint Studio Demo Artist Carlos Frésquez

Meet artist Carlos Frésquez in the Paint Studio January 2–3, 2015 and February 6–7, 2016.

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DAM Pre-Columbian Curator Assists MSU Denver Student

DAM Pre-Columbian Curator Assists MSU Denver Student

What Did Ancient Costa Ricans Look Like? 

When scientists in Costa Rica wanted to put a "face" to a 2,500-year-old skull, they needed a forensic artist. The forensic artist needed representations of what women of the time looked like. She came to the DAM.

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Flex Your Civic Muscles with Warm Cookies of the Revolution

Flex Your Civic Muscles with Warm Cookies of the Revolution

Warm Cookies of the Revolution, a civic health club, is the Denver Art Museum’s current creative-in-residence.

“You go to a gym to exercise your physical health, a religious institution to exercise your spiritual health, and a therapist to exercise your mental health. Warm Cookies of the Revolution helps you exercise your civic health,” said Evan Weissman, founder of the organization.

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Paint Studio Demo Artist Jaeson Simmon

Paint Studio Demo Artist Jaeson Simmon

Jaeson Simmon will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating oil painting December 19–20 and 26–27.

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Photographing the Long View—An Interview with Danny Singer

Photographing the Long View—An Interview with Danny Singer

Read our Q&A with photographer Danny Singer and see the exhibition of his work on view now.

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100 Years of Collecting Asian Art

100 Years of Collecting Asian Art

2015 is the centennial anniversary of Asian art at the DAM.

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Newly Conserved Magi on View at the Denver Art Museum

Newly Conserved Magi on View at the Denver Art Museum

Learn how the DAM conserved these three kings from the 1700s and see them at the museum.

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  Celebrate Our Lady of Guadalupe at the DAM

Celebrate Our Lady of Guadalupe at the DAM

Kick off the celebration with music and dance performances on December 13.

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5 Reasons the Denver Art Museum is the Place to be during Winter Break

5 Reasons the Denver Art Museum is the Place to be during Winter Break

Whether you like making art, seeing live performances, or exploring the galleries, there's something for everyone to enjoy!

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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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  A Place in the Sun—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 Wyeth 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 Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio

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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