Upcoming Exhibitions

  • Shade
    Exhibition

    Shade

    Clyfford Still/Mark Bradford
    Opens April 9, 2017

    Contemporary works and abstract expressionist masterpieces converge in Shade: Clyfford Still/Mark Bradford, a two-venue presentation by the Denver Art Museum (DAM) and Clyfford Still Museum (CSM). Paintings by renowned contemporary American artist Mark Bradford—who was recently named the U.S. representative at the 2017 Venice Biennale—will be on view at the DAM, alongside related canvases by Clyfford Still. An exhibition of Still's work curated by Bradford will be on view at CSM. More

  • Frederic Remington, A Dash for the Timber, oil on canvas, 1889.
    Exhibition

    The Western

    An Epic in Art and Film
    Opens May 27, 2017

    The Western: An Epic in Art and Film is the first major exhibition to examine the Western genre and its evolution from the mid-1800s to the present through fine art, film, and popular culture. Featuring 160 works, the exhibition explores gender roles, race relations, and gun violence—offering a visual journey that is more than cowboys and American Indians, pursuits and duels, or bandits and barroom brawls. More

  • Common Ground
    Exhibition

    Common Ground

    Photographs by Fazal Sheikh, 1989-2013
    Opens August 13, 2017

    Common Ground: Photographs by Fazal Sheikh, 1989-2013, is the first comprehensive American exhibition of critically acclaimed photographer Fazal Sheikh’s work. The more than two-decade-long career of the Kenyan-rooted and American-born artist has focused on raising awareness of international human rights issues through his documentary-based photography practice. More

  • Her Paris
    Exhibition

    Her Paris

    Women Artists in the Age of Impressionism
    Opens October 22, 2017

    See remarkable works created by women in Paris from 1850 to 1900, a time of great social, cultural, and artistic change. Her Paris: Women Artists in the Age of Impressionism will feature more than 80 paintings by 37 women artists from across Europe and America, who had migrated to this epicenter of art to further their careers. They range from well-known artists such as Berthe Morisot, Mary Cassatt, and Rosa Bonheur, to painters who are lesser-known in the United States, including Anna Ancher and Paula Modersohn-Becker. More