News & Stories

  • Untitled Final Fridays logo

    Stratus Chamber Orchestra, Ravi Zupa & More

    Friday, April 29, 6─10 pm

    We’ve got a night of face-offs, heroic tales, and victorious orchestrations in store. More

  • Homare Ikeda painting a mural in the Paint Studio

    Paint Studio Demo Artist Homare Ikeda

    Homare Ikeda created the mural in the Paint Studio. He will be in the Paint Studio April 30–May 1, noon–3 pm. More

  • items on display in the samurai exit shop

    Take Home a Souvenir of Your Visit to Samurai

    The DAM's Samurai Shop offers books, clothes, knickknacks, and more. More

  • visitors looking at art

    Creating a Welcoming Environment for People with Autism

    Learn about the DAM's pilot Low-Sensory Morning program for families with children on the autism spectrum. More

  • Viviane Le Courtois with visitors in her global thinking pod

    Participate in Project with Artist Viviane Le Courtois

    Slow down, have a discussion with the artist, and crochet chains out of yarn or wool or donate a lock of hair for her Global Thinking Pod. More

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

    Hacker Mar Williams Discusses Technology, Art & Identity (Video)

    Creative-in-Residence through May 22

    Williams explores how we can create an emotional response to our personal data or "online" identity. More

  • Young Dancers at the Denver Art Museum for Dia del Nino

    Join the Denver Art Museum for Día del Niño

    Sunday, April 24, 10 am–5 pm

    Includes a variety of performances and free general admission to non-ticketed exhibitions at the DAM, History Colorado, Byers-Evans House Museum, and the Clyfford Still Museum. More

  • Portrait of a woman by Lui Ferreyra

    Paint Studio Demo Artist Lui Ferreyra

    Lui Ferreyra’s paintings use geometric fragments and fractals of color, which blend together to become complete images of figures and landscapes. See his demo on March 26 & 27. More

  • Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Jan Jacobs

    Get to Know Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Jan Jacobs

    Watch a brief video interview with the artist and learn about opportunities to interact with her at the museum. More

  • Cityscape Morning, Day and Night by Audrey Roberts

    See Artworks by Winners of the 2016 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

    March 24–April 15

    Highlighting over 100 artworks by Colorado students in grades 7–12. More

  • Think lightly of yourself and deeply of the world. A quote by Miyamoto Musashi and an image of a dragon

    6 Ways to Live Like a Samurai

    We hope every exhibition at the Denver Art Museum inspires visitors. With Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection we thought it would be fun to offer some ways the museum might help visitors explore aspects of samurai philosophy. More

  • Light of Centaurus abstract painting by Quintin Gonzalez

    Paint Studio Demo Artist Quintin Gonzalez

    Quintin Gonzalez will be in the Paint Studio April 2–3 and 9–10. More

  • Gallery view of Revolt 16180/2180 by Virgil Ortiz

    Exhibitions Closing in April & May 2016

    This is your last chance to see eight Denver Art Museum exhibitions (included with general admission, free for members). More

  • The Vision of Tundale by a follower of Bosch

    Celebrating the Art & Influence of Hieronymus Bosch

    See a work by one of Bosch's followers on view at the DAM. More

  • Static by Nathan Abels

    Paint Studio Demo Artist Nathan Abels

    Learn more about acrylic painting with Nathan Abels on March 26 & 27. More

  • 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