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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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  Super Indian & 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 Encounters with the Universe
  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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Uniting for SCFD

Uniting for SCFD

Regional citizens and DAM members alike benefit from the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD), which has provided funding for citizen access to arts, science, and cultural experiences for 27 years.

Putting Denver on the Cultural Map

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  The DAM's New Exhibition Highlights Native Artist Fritz Scholder

The DAM's New Exhibition Highlights Native Artist Fritz Scholder

The Denver Art Museum has been collecting and exhibiting American Indian artists’ work since 1925, and the exhibition Super Indian: Fritz Scholder, 1967-1980, is part of our ongoing commitment to highlight the work of leading artists in this field.

Scholder’s Contribution

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Wondrous Strange: The Wyeths & Halloween

Wondrous Strange: The Wyeths & Halloween

Halloween played a significant role in the life and work of Andrew and Jamie Wyeth.

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10 Quotes from Artist Fritz Scholder

10 Quotes from Artist Fritz Scholder

For the Fritz Scholder exhibition we compiled many quotes by the artist. Below is a selection of them that provide insight into his inspirations and creative process. We hope you also check out the exhibition on view through January 17, 2016. Included with general admission, free for members.

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  See Wyeth First at the Opening Gala

See Wyeth First at the Opening Gala

The Denver Art Museum's annual black-tie opening gala celebrates the opening of the most highly anticipated exhibitions of the year, Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio. It is an opportunity to celebrate in style with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, music, and, of course, an exclusive exhibition preview. Art luminaries are always in attendance which, this year, includes the artist Jamie Wyeth himself.

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Join Us for Americas Latino Eco Festival Family Day at the DAM

Join Us for Americas Latino Eco Festival Family Day at the DAM

Explore environmental issues through art at the Americas Latino Eco Festival Family Day at the DAM. Free general admission.

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Fun with Flowers Demo Artist Dawn Spencer Hurwitz

Fun with Flowers Demo Artist Dawn Spencer Hurwitz

Dawn Spencer Hurwitz will be in the Flower Studio at the Denver Art Museum demonstrating her creative process October 10 and 11.

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Creating a Legacy

Creating a Legacy

Wagner and Annalee Schorr have been involved with the Denver Art Museum since the mid-1970s and have been First 100 Museum Associate members for nearly 20 years. Wag, a retired physician, and Annalee, an artist herself, are passionate about the modern and contemporary department of the DAM and recently discovered a new way to highlight this special area of interest by planning a gift from their IRA.

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7 Facts about 17th-Century Italian Artist Castiglione

7 Facts about 17th-Century Italian Artist Castiglione

Read our list of 7 interesting facts that shed a little light on the artist and his life and times and then see the rare Castiglione works on view at the DAM before the exhibition closes in November.

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Fun with Flowers Demo Artist Ana Maria Hernando

Fun with Flowers Demo Artist Ana Maria Hernando

Ana Maria Hernando will be in the DAM’s Flower Studio October 3 and 4, collaborating with museum goers using fabric flowers to craft a textile work of art.

I spoke with Ana Maria about her upcoming coming art ventures, how her art work has a connectedness to her home country of Argentina, and how she keeps fresh ideas flowing after nearly 20 years as an artist.

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  Wyeth-Related Events, Programs & Tours

Wyeth-Related Events, Programs & Tours

Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio is on view November 8, 2015 through February 7, 2016. Enhance your visit with Wyeth-inspired learning opportunities and creative activities.

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