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Victory chair sculptures by Steve Farland

Victory is Coming to Untitled & It is Epic

August 26, 2016

Why and how did Steve Farland and Brian Sartor create their massive chair sculptures? More

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Land Lines, Colorado Ballet, Drag Queens & Giant Chairs Take Center Stage at Untitled

August 26, 2016, 6-10 pm

And that's only the beginning! Seven Falls dancers, Warm Cookies of the Revolution, Moonlight Speed Press are also joining us. More

Registration for Drawing for People Who Think They Can't

Registration for Drawing for People Who Think They Can't

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, September 29, 2016 - 10:00am.

Discover how to notice what you’ve missed in the visual experience and unleash your inherent ability to draw with this class on Thursdays, September 29–November 10. More

Hadley Hooper, Tableau, 2016

Drop-In Drawing: Myths & Fairytales

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

This month, we'll take inspiration from Colorado artist Hadley Hooper’s dramatic views in Tableau of oversized creatures that morph into intricate, imaginative designs. Choose from a selection of photographs that feature similar subjects to create your own metamorphosis. More

Arthur F. Mathews, Youth, ca. 1917

Drop-In Drawing: Collaborative Drawing

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

We will explore dance as a collaborative art form at the Rhythm & Roots: Dance in American Art exhibition. Each participant will end up with a collaborative drawing that illustrates a unique narrative. More

Oscar Bluemner, Study for Black by Gold, about 1934.

Drop-In Writing: This is the Modern World—The Shapes & Colors of Place

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Join us as we explore writing about place using the tools we know best: color, shape, and texture. More

Hadley Hooper, Tableau, 2016

Drop-In Writing: The World Is Imagined—Stories of Fantastic Creatures & Places

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

This month, we’ll break away from reality and embark on journeys into strange and dreamy new lands, spending time with fantastical creatures, all in a quest to free our imaginations and create new fables of our own. More

Elaine de Kooning, Bullfight, 1959

Drop-In Writing: Expressions in Shape & Color

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

This month, we'll explore how color and shape—abstract expressions of emotion—can inform concrete expressions in written form. More

William Sidney Mount, Dance of the Haymakers, 1845. Oil on canvas.

Drop-In Writing: Rhythm in Words

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

This month is all about poetic form—often a kind of ‘dance’ with words. More

Tom Price, Meltdown Chair: PP Tube #1, 2008. Polypropylene.

Drop-In Drawing: Value

Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Using Unseated: Contemporary Chairs Reimagined as inspiration, we will be exploring value, gradations of light to dark, as a fundamental element of art. More

Dan Namingha, Hopi Eagle Dancer, 1995. Acrylic paint on canvas.

Drop-In Drawing: Drawing in Motion

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Using Why We Dance: American Indian Art in Motion as inspiration, we will draw the art of human movement. More

Photo of Japanese cartoon characters

Untitled Creative Take-Over with Andrew Novick

Untitled: Rising Sun is May 27, 6-10 pm

Onigiri snacks, taiko drumming, hip-hop dancing, Harajuku fashion, calligraphy, CAR-aoke, and more! More

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Stratus Chamber Orchestra, Ravi Zupa & More

Friday, April 29, 6─10 pm

We’ve got a night of face-offs, heroic tales, and victorious orchestrations in store. More

Martin Maloney, Over Exposed, 1999. Oil paint on canvas.

Drop-In Writing: Say What You Will

Hanging Out in Audacious
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

This month, we’ll take an active role in speaking our minds, using the Audacious exhibit as creative launch pad. More

Virgin Mary Spinning, Peru, circa 1700

Drop-In Writing: The Eyes Have It

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

We'll look into the eyes of various portraits from the Spanish Colonial art collection and use them as inspiration to develop characters and emotions in our sketches. More

Elaine de Kooning, Bullfight, 1959

Drop-In Drawing: Women of Abstract Expressionism

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Using place and memory as inspiration, we'll explore gesture and emotion to create abstract drawings, taking inspiration from Women of Abstract Expressionism. More

Drop-In Drawing: Frottage

Drop-In Drawing: Frottage

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Using Creative Crossroads: The Art of Tapestry exhibit as inspiration, we will be exploring the art of frottage, a French term meaning “to rub.” More

People at a Mindful Looking program

Linger, Look & Wonder at Monthly Mindful Looking Gallery Program

Our new Mindful Looking gallery program is a “slow art” experience that invites participants to explore the DAM collection one work at a time. More

Drop-In Writing at the Denver Art Museum

Drop-In Writing: Place is a Person-Landscape Writing

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Monthly program on the fourth Tuesday of the month.

Pick up a pencil and spark your creative interests in these informal writing sessions. With the help of a DAM instructor, try your hand at a new writing topic every month, while visiting various museum galleries.

Meet in the El Pomar Grand Atrium of the Hamilton Building, level 1. All experience levels welcome, bring your own supplies or use one of our notebooks. More

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Drop-In Drawing: Living Landscapes

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Explore the meaning of place and home through Danny Singer’s photographs of North American prairie towns. More