Media Resources

Welcome to the Denver Art Museum’s Media Resources page. Here you will find:

For additional information or access to past media releases, contact the communications department at or 720-913-0000.

Media materials are available to view as linkable web pages and downloadable PDF documents (Adobe Acrobat® Reader required).

Most Recent Press Releases


The Denver Art Museum (DAM) will present Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection March 6, 2016 through June 5, 2016. The Samurai Collection of Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller is one of the finest and most comprehensive collections of Japanese samurai armor and accoutrements in the world, exploring the life, culture and pageantry of the samurai from the 12th through the 19th centuries. The exhibition tells the iconic story of the samurai through 140 objects, showcasing items of folklore, religion, nature and foreign influences.


Opening Aug. 9, Castiglione: Lost GeniusMasterworks on Paper from the Royal Collection features 90 of the finest examples of drawings, etchings and monotypes of the master Genoese draftsman, painter and printmaker Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione. A forgotten master from the Italian baroque, Castiglione was a self-proclaimed genius, whose artworks entered the Royal Collection in 1762.


The Denver Art Museum (DAM) is pleased to announce Tianlong Jiao as its new Joseph de Heer Curator of Asian Art, concluding an international search. With more than 10 years of museum experience in a leadership role, Tianlong joins the DAM from the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco where he served as the department head and curator of Chinese art.


The Denver Art Museum (DAM) and the six Hometown Toyota Stores that make up the Denver Toyota Dealers Association today announce a new strategic partnership designed to expand public access to the museum and its programs. Starting this month, the new relationship includes major underwriting support for the DAM’s popular Free First Saturdays and Untitled Final Friday events.


Note: The DAM will be closed on July 4; Free First Saturday will be held on July 11.

Media Kits

General Museum

Past Exhibitions

Joan Miró: Instinct & Imagination


William Matthews: Trespassing


Matisse and Friends: Selected Masterworks from the National Gallery of Art


All That Glistens: A Century of Japanese Lacquer


The American West in Bronze, 1850–1925


Modern Masters: 20th Century Icons from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery


Nick Cave: Sojourn


Georgia O’Keeffe in New Mexico: Architecture, Katsinam & the Land


Current & Upcoming Exhibitions

Showing Off: Recent Modern & Contemporary Acquisitions and Revolt 1680/2180: Virgil Ortiz


In Bloom: Painting Flowers in the Age of Impressionism


Castiglione: Lost Genius


Super Indian: Fritz Scholder, 1967–1980


Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio