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  • Kendo martial artists with bamboo sticks

    Swords & Samurai at Untitled: Risky Business

    Motorcycles based on Japanese legend,a kendo demo, and other risky business at Untitled on March 25. Get the scoop. More

  • Girls in Science

    Science & Art Come Together at Girls & Science 2016

    Did you know science is involved in many staff members' jobs at the Denver Art Museum? More

  • 5 Tips for Enjoying a Wine Tasting

    5 Tips for Enjoying a Wine Tasting

    The Uncorked Wine Tasting is April 8

    Just in time for the DAM’s 16th annual Uncorked Wine Tasting, we’ve compiled some tips from local wine connoisseurs and DAM partners on how to find a wonderful wine and have a great time at a large wine tasting. More

  • Artist Melanie Yazzie

    Paint Studio Demo Artist Melanie Yazzie

    Meet artist Melanie Yazzie in the Paint Studio March 19–20. More

  • Spring Break Brave and Bold

    Celebrate Spring Break at the Denver Art Museum

    Join us March 19–April 3 for hands-on artmaking, performances, and more fun for families. More

  • Full face mask of Agyo

    Buddhism & the Samurai

    Various forms of Buddhism played a major role in the life of the samurai, and we find this influence throughout several pieces on display. More

  • Global thinking pod by Viviane le Courtois

    Help Artist Viviane Le Courtois Create a Global 'Thinking Pod'

    Viviane Le Courtois, a Denver-based artist, will be a creative-in-residence at the Denver Art Museum from April 5–15. During her residency, she will be building a “thinking pod” inside the exhibition Audacious: Contemporary Artists Speak Out on Level 3 of the Hamilton Building. More

  • Creative-in-Residence Mar Williams, Photo by Dan Chick

    Learn Your 'Art Identity' with Hacker & Artist Mar Williams 

    How aware are we that our online persona exists? Is it a mirror of who we are in the physical world? Questions like these served as the catalyst for Mar Williams' creative-in-residence project. More

  • Still of artist Judith Godwin from the film Women of Abstract Expressionism

    Celebrating the Women of Abstract Expressionism for Women's History Month (Video)

    Watch the trailer for Women of Abstract Expressionism. More

  • Tengu tōsei gusoku (armor)

    Join Tengu on an Adventure in Samurai

    Imagine you're training as a samurai warrior. More

  • Intern Laura Levy

    Internship Opportunities at the DAM

    Interested in museum careers? Check out internship opportunities at the DAM. More

  • People at a Mindful Looking program

    Linger, Look & Wonder at Monthly Mindful Looking Gallery Program

    Our new Mindful Looking gallery program is a “slow art” experience that invites participants to explore the DAM collection one work at a time. More

  • Mural in the Just for Fun Center Japan

    Welcome to the Just For Fun Center─Japan

    Explore, build, create, make, and play in the newly reimagined Just for Fun Family Center! More

  • Untitled Final Fridays at the Denver Art Museum

    Have Homegrown Fun at Untitled

    February 26, 6—10 pm

    This month, Untitled is gearing up to dig into the landscapes, locals, and history that make a place a home. More

  • Q&A with Artist Leonardo Drew

    Q&A with Artist Leonardo Drew

    Read our conversation with Leonardo Drew and see his work in Showing Off through April 3. More

  • Gallery view of Case Work exhibition

    An Exhibition for Architecture Fans

    In Collaboration with the Clyfford Still Museum

    On view at the DAM, this is the first comprehensive exhibition to explore artworks created during the firm's investigative process. More

  • Walk the Line elephant color print

    Paint Studio Demo Artist Derek Cadena

    Derek Cadena will be in the Paint Studio on February 20 & 21. More

  • Fashion Designers, Denver Band Red Fox Run & More at Untitled

    Fashion Designers, Denver Band Red Fox Run & More at Untitled

    This month’s Untitled Final Friday: Habitat is all about place. Being in the right place at the right time is an art. On June 26, the right place is the Denver Art Museum. (Download a PDF of the program.) More

  • View of North Building level 6 gallery

    New Display of American & European Impressionist Paintings at the DAM

    See works by Claude Monet, Eugène Boudin, and others. More

  • Anne Evans

    Founding Member Anne Evans Inducted into Two Halls of Fame

    Honors for a pioneering arts and culture supporter. More

  • Woman placing heart in front of her favorite painting at the DAM

    The DAM Celebrates Hearts for Art

    Show us your artwork crush February 9–14. More

  • Journey to Myself by Rachael Haynes

    Boys & Girls Clubs Fine Arts Showcase

    On Display at the DAM through February 3

    View slide show of artworks by the winners of this competition. More

  • Paintings Showcase the Southwest

    Paintings Showcase the Southwest

    Walter Ufer and E. Martin Hennings were both drawn to Taos, New Mexico, by their desire to create distinctively American art, yet the two couldn’t have been more different. More

  • Samurai: Armor from The Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection

    7 Helpful Tips for Your Visit to Samurai

    Know before you go. Check out these tips to help enhance your visit to Samurai. More