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  • E. Martin Hennings, Beneath Clouded Skies, about 1922. Oil on canvas

    Explore the Blue Skies, Dramatic Cloudscapes & Earthy Colors of A Place in the Sun

    Be transported to the American Southwest. More

  • Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Gregg Deal

    Artist Gregg Deal Challenges Fantasies & Stereotypes about Native People

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

  • Untitled logo

    Announcing the Untitled 2016 Lineup

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

  • A Fairy Tale painting by Carlos Fresquez

    Paint Studio Demo Artist Carlos Frésquez

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

  • Pre-Columbian ceramic figure

    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. More

  • Voting Booths by Warm Cookies of the Revolution Creative-in-Residence

    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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  • Painting by 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. More

  • Danny Singer's photograph Saco, MT

    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. More

  • People in the Asian art gallery

    100 Years of Collecting Asian Art

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

  • Three magi on horseback

    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. More

  • Dancers at Our Lady of Guadalupe celebration

    Celebrate Our Lady of Guadalupe at the DAM

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

  • Winter Break, A Place of My Own, Free for Kids at the Denver Art Museum

    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! More

  • Rudi Monterroso's artwork

    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? More

  • glass artworks

    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! More

  • 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! More

  • Kids making art

    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? More

  • E. Martin Hennings, Beneath Clouded Skies, about 1922. Oil on canvas

    A Place in the Sun—Programs & Events

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

  • Mystery doors in Wyeth exhibition

    Have Family Fun at the Wyeth Exhibition

    Family audio guide and "mystery" doors inspire families. More

  • Skulls painted elaborately in the tradition of decorations for Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)

    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. More

  • Woman looking at catalog in the Shop

    Shop for Unique Holiday Gifts at the Denver Art Museum

    Black Friday and Cyber Monday discounts and more! More

  • 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. More

  • 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. More

  • Textile storage assistants roll textiles

    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. More

  • 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. More