Creativity Resource

Tools for Learning at the Museum & In Your Classroom

Welcome to Creativity Resource, where classroom teachers, home-school educators, families with children, and anyone interested in learning can find inspiration for creativity and art!

Majestic Murals
Lesson Plan

Majestic Murals

Elementary (grades K-5)
One 30 minute lesson

Students will view the painting Wind River Country by Albert Bierstadt and discuss his motivation and process for creating majestic landscape paintings. Working in a similar style, students will create collaborative mural paintings of a fantastic landscape.

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Ara Cruz executive director of Cafe Cultura
Blog: Meet the Artist

Experience Spoken-Word Poems with Café Cultura

Through Feb. 26, 2017

Café Cultura is now participating in Cuatro[4]: A Series of Artist Interactions at the Denver Art Museum. Poets from this spoken-word collective have audio performances in an installation on level 4 of the North Building available for visitors to enjoy through February 26, 2017. More

Justin Favela, Fridalandia, 2017. © Justin Favela
Field Trip

Mi Tierra: Contemporary Artists Explore Place

Grades K–12

School tours begin February 21 with advance reservations. Explore contemporary topics of place, home, and identity with your students in this exhibition of works by Latino artists.

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Metro Denver Teachers participating in a professional development workshop at the Denver Art Museum.

Teacher Professional Development

Resource Orientation & Guided Workshops
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