(Left) Clyfford Still, by Erwin Blumenfeld © Yvette Blumenfeld Georges Deeton. Courtesy Art + Commerce. (Right) Mark Bradford. Photograph courtesy the artist.

Shade: Clyfford Still / Mark Bradford

Programs Co-Created & Presented Jointly by the DAM & Clyfford Still Museum

Learn about upcoming tours, talks, and other programs for this two-venue exhibition.

(L) Clyfford Still, PH-929, 1974. Oil on canvas, 114 x 172 in. Clyfford Still Museum © City and County of Denver / ARS, NY. (R) Mark Bradford, Butch Queen, 2016. Mixed media on canvas, 104-1/4 x 144-1/2 inches. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth, Inc.
Event: Lectures & Programs

TAG TEAM TALK—MAY 27

Shade: Clyfford Still / Mark Bradford
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 9:00am10:00am.

In these two-venue talks, guides from the Clyfford Still Museum and the DAM collaborate to take visitors through the exhibition. Enjoy premiere private access to the galleries in these morning programs. More

Mark Bradford
Event: Lectures & Programs

Logan Lecture: Mark Bradford

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

Representing the United States in the 2017 Venice Biennale, Mark Bradford joins us to speak about Shade: Clyfford Still/Mark Bradford. More

(L) Clyfford Still, PH-929, 1974. Oil on canvas, 114 x 172 in. Clyfford Still Museum © City and County of Denver / ARS, NY. (R) Mark Bradford, Butch Queen, 2016. Mixed media on canvas, 104-1/4 x 144-1/2 inches. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth, Inc.
Event: Lectures & Programs

TAG TEAM TALK—JUNE 11

Shade: Clyfford Still / Mark Bradford
Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 9:00am10:00am.

In these two-venue talks, guides from the Clyfford Still Museum and the DAM collaborate to take visitors through the exhibition. Enjoy premiere private access to the galleries in these morning programs. More

(L) Clyfford Still, PH-929, 1974. Oil on canvas, 114 x 172 in. Clyfford Still Museum © City and County of Denver / ARS, NY. (R) Mark Bradford, Butch Queen, 2016. Mixed media on canvas, 104-1/4 x 144-1/2 inches. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth, Inc.
Event: Lectures & Programs

TAG TEAM TALK—JUNE 24

Shade: Clyfford Still / Mark Bradford
Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 9:00am10:00am.

In these two-venue talks, guides from the Clyfford Still Museum and the DAM collaborate to take visitors through the exhibition. Enjoy premiere private access to the galleries in these morning programs. More

GROUP TOURS

In addition to the public tours listed above, the DAM and CSM offer private tours for groups of 10 or more. Visit both venues in a single tour for a complete experience of Shade: Clyfford Still and Mark Bradford. Tours require 3 weeks advanced notice to book and are subject to availability. Email groupsales@denverartmuseum.org or call 720-913-0088 to inquire about scheduling and pricing.

OTHER SHADE PROGRAMS at CSM

One Painting at a Time

One Painting at a Time is a signature program at Clyfford Still Museum that challenges participants to look beyond their first impression and spend quality time with a single painting. This season, join us for explorations that shed light on works in Shade: Clyfford Still/Mark Bradford.

Offered at 1 pm on the following Wednesday afternoons at Clyfford Still Museum:

  • April 26, 2017—Kealey Boyd, writer, CSM adult guide, discussing artwork PH-72, 1957
  • April 24, 2017—Rebecca Hart, Vicki and Kent Logan Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Denver Art Museum, discussing artwork PH-949, 1951
  • June 21, 2017—Robin Gallite, program director, RedLine Contemporary Art Center, discussing artwork PH-397, 1948-49

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film/Still

Join Clyfford Still Museum at Alamo Drafthouse for a special film/Still series on the occasion of Shade: Clyfford Still / Mark Bradford. Films explore African American identity, racism, art, and human relationships. At every screening, you’ll enjoy more than 30 beers on tap; a full selection of wines and handcrafted cocktails; and a multicourse menu with service right to your seat.

Films screen at 7 pm on the following Wednesday evenings at Alamo Drafthouse (Aspen Grove Mall, Littleton):

  • April 12, 2017—Medicine for Melancholy (Barry Jenkins, 2008, 88 minutes)
  • May 17, 2017—Floyd Norman: An Animated Life (Michael Fiore and Erik Sharkey, 2016, 94 minutes), with an in-person talk back with Floyd Norman after the screening.
  • July 19, 2017—A Band Called Death (Jeff Howlett and Mark Covino, 2012, 96 minutes)

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