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Event: Lectures (old category)

Sumi-e Traditions and Anticipations

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 - 12:00pm1:00pm.

Shozo Sato, a recipient of the Order of the Sacred Treasure from the Emperor of Japan, has spent his lifetime both in teaching and creating Japanese Traditional Arts. This lecture will encompass the various aspects of traditional black ink painting down through the ages and the new directions being taking in contemporary Sumi-e. More

Event: Lectures (old category)

The Age of Exploration: Dealing in Spanish Colonial Art

Sunday, May 20, 2012 - 2:30pm3:30pm.

Valery Taylor Brown of the Valery Taylor Gallery will talk about the fascinating and sometimes misidentified works of art that she has found and sold to museums and private collections over her 25 years as a dealer. More

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Beyond the Basket: the Energy and Space of the Bamboo Arch

Curator's Circle Lecture
Thursday, May 17, 2012 - 7:00pm8:30pm.

Kenichi Nagakura, whose bamboo will be featured in Fluid Duality at the Denver Botanic Gardens May 12 through August 5, will give a lecture on his work.

Free with museum admission, but reservations are required. More

Conversation with Curator: Herbert Bayer 1900 to 1928
Event: Lectures & Programs

Conversation with Curator: Herbert Bayer 1900 to 1928

Friday, May 4, 2012 - 4:00pm5:00pm.

Join our conversation about Herbert Bayer’s early years with Dr. Gwen Chanzit, curator of modern and contemporary art and the Herbert Bayer Collection and Archive, as we visit Herbert Bayer 1900 to 1928: The Bauhaus and Pre-Bauhaus Years, the first in a chronological series of exhibitions. More

Conversation with Curator: Thomas Smith
Event: Lectures & Programs

Conversation with Curator: Thomas Smith

Friday, June 1, 2012 - 4:00am5:00am.

Tour Theodore Waddell's Abstract Angus with curator Thomas Smith. He will discuss the art of Theodore Waddell and how his abstract paintings of Angus are a stark contrast to the common notion that all western American art is grounded in the straightforward depiction of day-to-day life in the western states and cowboy themes. More

Art and Music in Renaissance England (Boulder)
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Art and Music in Renaissance England (Boulder)

Saturday, May 19, 2012 - 3:00pm4:30pm.

Enjoy a Powerpoint talk on the Berger Collection’s Tudor portraits presented by curator Kathleen Stuart and choral selections by the Boulder-based a cappella group, The Renaissance Project, led by Arthur Bragg. $5 for DAM members and students, $10 for general public

Online ticketing is no longer available, but you may purchase tickets at the door (cash only).

Sponsored by the Berger Collection Educational Trust. More

Art and Music in Renaissance England
Event: Lectures (old category)

Art and Music in Renaissance England

Saturday, May 12, 2012 - 7:00pm8:30pm.

Enjoy a Powerpoint talk on the Berger Collection’s Tudor portraits presented by curator Kathleen Stuart and choral selections by the Boulder-based a cappella group, The Renaissance Project, led by Arthur Bragg.

$5 for DAM members and students, $10 for general public

Online ticketing is no longer available, but you may purchase tickets at the door with cash or credit card.

Sponsored by the Berger Collection Educational Trust. More

Event: Lectures (old category)

The Anna and John J. Sie Lecture on Italian Art: Bernini’s Beloved: A Portrait of Costanza Piccolomini

Friday, April 13, 2012 - 5:30pm6:30pm.

For centuries Costanza Piccolomini was identified only as Bernini's mistress, who later incited his rage by betraying him for his brother. Author Sarah McPhee corrects and expands this story in her remarkable biography of a sculpture and its subject. Dr. Sarah McPhee is professor of art and architectural history at Emory University.

Reservations are not needed but seating is limited and on a first come basis. Doors will open at 5 pm.

For details, call the Department of Painting and Sculpture, 720-913-0099.

Sponsored by The Anna and John J. Sie Foundation. More