TAG: CelebrARTE

Bilingual family fun throughout the DAM during CelebrARTE on FFS
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Join Us for CelebrARTE on Free First Saturday

¡Nuevo! Don't Miss the Cuentos del Arte Storytelling Program

This is a year of renewal for the DAM’s bilingual family program, CelebrARTE. Visitors have come to know CelebrARTE as a moment to explore Latino creativity and engage in Spanish and English while working with master artists. In 2015, CelebrARTE expands to become a full day of bilingual programs, featuring current and new offerings, for all ages and interests, during Free First Saturday. More

Taller, Master Artist’s Workshop con Artesano in Residence, Oscar Becerra Mora
Event: Special Events

Taller, Master Artist’s Workshop con Artesano in Residence, Oscar Becerra Mora

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 1:00pm4:00pm.

Prepare for Día de los Muertos by making your own nicho with artesano-in-residence, Oscar Becerra Mora, visiting from Mexico City. These nichos celebrate life by poking fun at death. They are mixed-media shadow-boxes that contain lively scenes of mini-skeletons. Create yours with inspiration from DAM collections.

The taller and materials are included in general admission, but reservations are required. Find the fiesta in the North Building level 4 seminar room More

CelebrARTE: Vistas
Event: Kids & Families

CelebrARTE: Vistas

Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 1:00pm4:00pm.

The third Sunday of the month, between 1 and 4 pm, bring toda la familia to celebrate your creativity and cultura.

Imagine yourself sitting on the patio of your home, relaxing, and taking in the vista from the window. Savor this familiar experience in the exhibit Matisse and Friends. More

The DAM & the Museo de Arte Populars Artist in Residency Program Builds Bridges Through Art
Blog: Meet the Artist

The DAM & the Museo de Arte Populars Artist in Residency Program Builds Bridges Through Art

This month the Denver Art Museum celebrates a growing partnership with the Mexican Cultural Center (MCC) and the Museo de Arte Popular (MAP), and what better way than with this month’s CelebrARTE: Aventuras where we adventure on a weeklong journey along the Camino Realthe historic route that connected Mexico City to its northern frontiers, including Colorado. More

Museo de Arte Popular and DAM Artist-in-Residence (Aug. 15)
Event: Kids & Families

Museo de Arte Popular and DAM Artist-in-Residence (Aug. 15)

in collaboration with the Denver Mexican Cultural Center
Friday, August 15, 2014 - 10:00am4:00pm.

Join visiting artista-maestro (master-artist) Sergio Yony Reyes from Mexico City. Learn more about the art of cartonería—the creation of fantastical creatures, toys, figurines, and piñatas in papier-mâché. Get to know Maestro Reyes and ask him about his inspiration, technique, and process in creating his obras de arte - and don’t be afraid to get your hands dirty helping him mix, cut, paste, and paint!

Program offered August 12 and August 15. More

Museo de Arte Popular and DAM Artist-in-Residence (Aug. 12)
Event: Kids & Families

Museo de Arte Popular and DAM Artist-in-Residence (Aug. 12)

in collaboration with the Denver Mexican Cultural Center
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 10:00am4:00pm.

Join visiting artista-maestro (master-artist) Sergio Yony Reyes from Mexico City. Learn more about the art of cartonería—the creation of fantastical creatures, toys, figurines, and piñatas in papier-mâché. Get to know Maestro Reyes and ask him about his inspiration, technique, and process in creating his obras de arte - and don’t be afraid to get your hands dirty helping him mix, cut, paste, and paint!

Program offered August 12 and August 15. More

Master Artist Taller (Aug. 14)
Event: Kids & Families

Master Artist Taller (Aug. 14)

Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 10:00am4:00pm.

Drop in and construct your own piñata in our master-artist’s taller (workshop). Sergio Yony Reyes is DAM’s artist-in-resident in partnership with Mexico City’s Museo de Arte Popular and Denver’s Mexican Cultural Center.

Learn directly from a master in the art of cartonería—the creation of fantastical creatures, toys, figurines, and piñatas in papier-mâché. Be inspired by our collections and create with this professional artist visiting from Mexico.

All materials provided.

Program offered August 13 and August 14. More

Master Artist Taller (Aug. 13)
Event: Kids & Families

Master Artist Taller (Aug. 13)

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 10:00am4:00pm.

Drop in and construct your own piñata in our master-artist’s taller (workshop). Sergio Yony Reyes is DAM’s artist-in-resident in partnership with Mexico City’s Museo de Arte Popular and Denver’s Mexican Cultural Center.

Learn directly from a master in the art of cartonería—the creation of fantastical creatures, toys, figurines, and piñatas in papier-mâché. Be inspired by our collections and create with this professional artist visiting from Mexico.

All materials provided.

Program offered August 13 and August 14. More

CelebrARTE: Leyendas
Event: Kids & Families

CelebrARTE: Leyendas

Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 1:00pm4:00pm.

The third Sunday of the month, between 1 and 4 pm, bring toda la familia to celebrate your creativity and cultura. Leyendas are stories that mix reality and fantasy to teach us about our history, culture, and traditions. Hear legends passed down from the ancient Americas that are still told today and work with our visiting artista-maestro, Sr. Oscar Becerra Mora, based in Mexico City. In partnership with the Mexican Cultural Center of Denver and the Museo de Arte Popular (Mexico City). More

CelebrARTE: Unidos
Event: Kids & Families

CelebrARTE: Unidos

Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 1:00pm4:00pm.

The third Sunday of the month, between 1 and 4 pm, bring toda la familia to celebrate your creativity and cultura. Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and the artistic and cultural contribution Latinos have made in los Estados Unidos—the United States.

Estacionen in the Cultural Complex Garage or take the transporte público, RTD. All CelebrARTE activities are included with general admission. Find the fiesta throughout the DAM. More

Verano en 3-D
Exhibition

Verano en 3-D

May 30, 2014–Aug 31, 2014

Mayo 30, 2014 – Agosto 31, 2014

En todo el complejo del museo — Incluido con la admisión general

Desde las pinturas pop hasta las esculturas en bronce y divertidas manualidades, hay algo para todos este verano. More

Singing, Dancing, Flips & Fox Games with Capoeira Denver at CelebrARTE
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Singing, Dancing, Flips & Fox Games with Capoeira Denver at CelebrARTE

With the FIFA World Cup about to begin, many of us Latinos are thinking of Brazil. If we can’t be in Brazil to see fútbol live, at least we can imagine we are there with some Brazilian capoeira (pronounced cop-away-ra) at CelebrARTE: Tropical with Vampiro and Capoeira Denver. Before then, I thought we’d get to know them a little better. More

Q&A with Colorado's Barrio E': What's Behind the Drums
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Q&A with Colorado's Barrio E': What's Behind the Drums

De Colores, the theme for this month’s CelebrARTE at the Denver Art Museum, is a traditional Latino song that celebrates the vibrancy of nature and the diversity that makes up our world. On May 18 Barrio E’ will show how Puerto Rican bomba and plena can help us come together as a community. More

CelebrARTE: Aventuras
Event: Kids & Families

CelebrARTE: Aventuras

Sunday, August 17, 2014 - 1:00pm4:00pm.

The third Sunday of the month, between 1 and 4 pm, bring toda la familia to celebrate your creativity and cultura. Pack up and get ready to set off for an adventure along the Camino Real – the Royal Road that connected Mexico City to its northern frontiers. Work with Sergio Yony Reyes, our visiting artista-maestro based in Mexico City, through our partnership with the Mexican Cultural Center. More

CelebrARTE: Fronteras
Event: Kids & Families

CelebrARTE: Fronteras

Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 1:00pm4:00pm.

The third Sunday of the month, between 1 and 4 pm, bring toda la familia to celebrate your creativity and cultura. Explore the frontier and the vaquero lifestyle as we look at art from El Norte, or the Old West.

Estacionen in the Cultural Complex Garage or take the transporte público, RTD. All CelebrARTE activities are included with general admission. Find the fiesta throughout the DAM. More

Free Youth Admission to CelebrARTE, AAMD Art Museum Day at the DAM
Event: Special Events

Free Youth Admission to CelebrARTE, AAMD Art Museum Day at the DAM

Sunday, May 18, 2014.

In celebration of AAMD Art Museum Day 2014, the DAM will offer free youth admission (ages 0-18) to CelebrARTE on May 18.

CelebrARTE events take place the third Sunday of every month. Focusing on the art and creativity of Latino cultures and experiences, the museum partners with artists to provide bilingual, multi-generational activities for the entire family. More