The Denver Art Museum recently announced that three curators joined the museum. Below is a brief introduction. Stay tuned for more information and opportunities to get to know them and their growing art collections.
Tianlong Jiao, Joseph de Heer Curator of Asian Art More
Nick Cave creates textile-based sculpture, installation, performance, and collage. The artist trained with Alvin Ailey and modern dance inspires his exploration about community, ritual, and identity. More
Lawrence Argent explores how we perceive and interact with our visual world. Along with Argent’s public projects, his diverse body of work includes painting, drawing, installation, and photography. More
Focus: Earth and Fire showcases ceramic work in the DAM’s modern and contemporary art collection, as well as paintings that respond to earth and fire. This presentation takes the widest approach to the theme and celebrates the myriad artistic responses to rugged mountains, powerful earthquakes and volcanoes, blazing forest fires and even the hot sunlight pouring down from millions of miles away. More
Last week, we installed a red dinosaur named Made in China in the atrium. You could say it is as subtle as a Sichuan dish. More