TAG: modern and contemporary art

Site-specific installation at the Denver Art Museum by Xochi Solis titled We were not always fallen from the mountain, 2016.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Conversation with Curator: Mi Tierra

Contemporary Artists Explore Place
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 4:00pm5:00pm.

Explore the installations of Mi Tierra with curator of modern and contemporary art Rebecca Hart. More

Drop-In Drawing
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing

Monthly program on the second Tuesday of the month
Occurs on the second Tuesday of every month. Next Occurs on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

(Re)kindle your creative passions in these informal sketching sessions on the second Tuesday of every month. Take inspiration from the galleries with the help of a DAM art instructor and tackle a new drawing topic every month. More

Logan Lecture: Ana Teresa Fernández
Event: Lectures & Programs

Logan Lecture: Ana Teresa Fernández

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

Ana Teresa Fernández explores the politics of intermingling identities and the ways it shapes culture and social rhetoric through painting, performance, and video. More

Daniela Edburg, The Plan, 2016. Archival ink print.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Logan Lecture: Mi Tierra, Here & There

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

Explore echoes of a sense of belonging, here and elsewhere, in the works of Mi Tierra: Contemporary Artists Explore Place. More

Mark Bradford, Realness, 2016
Event: Lectures & Programs

100th Logan Lecture: Mark Bradford

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

Date tentative; watch for confirmation. Individual tickets not currently available, but Bradford lecture is included in series ticket. More

Shade: Clyfford Still/Mark Bradford Public Tours
Event: Tours

Shade: Clyfford Still/Mark Bradford Public Tours

Occurs every Sunday, Wednesday, and Friday through July 16, 2017. Next Occurs on Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 2:00pm.

Starting April 9, a 45-minute tour of Shade will be offered on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays at 2 pm.

Included in general admission; no reservations are needed.

Meet on level 1 of the Hamilton Building. More

Melanie Smith, Cats, 2016. Video still.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Logan Lecture: Melanie Smith

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

Mexico City plays an important role in the work of Melanie Smith. Her installations, videos, films, photographs, and paintings consider the density of population and structures, its production of detritus and its endless entropy and reconstruction. More

Still image of the video animation Frontera with a 20 minute run time, created in 2014 by artist John Jota Leaños.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Logan Lecture: John Jota Leaños

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

John Jota Leaños utilizes new media to engage in diverse cultural arenas through what he calls "strategic revealing, tactical disruption, and symbolic wagon burning." More

Justin Favela, Popocatepetl e Iztaccihuatl vistos desde Atlixco after Jose Maria Velasco, 2016. Paper and glue.
Event: Tours

Mi Tierra Public Tours

Occurs every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday through October 21, 2017. Next Occurs on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 2:00pm.

Join a 45-minute public tour of Mi Tierra, offered Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 2 pm, February 21 through October 21. Included with general admission, reservations not required. More

Untitled Final Fridays
Event: Untitled Final Fridays

Untitled: Talk Back

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 6:00pm10:00pm.

Get the conversation going with an action-packed look at speaking up and getting shady. More

Untitled Final Fridays
Event: Untitled Final Fridays

Untitled: Roots

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 6:00pm10:00pm.

Make yourself at home and celebrate the love of the land with the makers of Mi Tierra. More

Exploring the Denver Art Scene: Critics, Dealers, Artists
Event: Lectures & Programs

Exploring the Denver Art Scene: Critics, Dealers, Artists

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 8:00am12:00pm.

Join us for three panel discussions involving local critics, dealers, and artists that provide the perfect primer to the vibrant, diverse, and creative energy that constitutes Denver’s art scene.

This is a unique opportunity to learn how to enrich your passion for collecting works by world-class artists of the Mile High City.

The program is free; however, general admission is required for gallery access.

Join us at Mad Beans (across Martin Plaza from the DAM) for coffee and pastries at 8 am. The first panel discussion will begin at 9 am in Sharp Auditorium. More

Daniel Richter, D.P.II, 2007-2008
Event: Lectures & Programs

Mindful Looking

Daniel Richter's D.P. II
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 1:00pm1:45pm.

Join Teaching Specialist Molly Medakovich as she leads an in-depth exploration of Daniel Richter’s vivid painting, D.P. II. More

Rebecca Hart, Polly and Mark Addison Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Denver Art Museum
Event: Members

Member Lecture

Mi Tierra: Contemporary Artists Explore Place with Rebecca Hart
Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 1:00pm2:30pm.

Curator Rebecca Hart will share with members her insights on the staging of Mi Tierra: Contemporary Artists Explore Place. More

Robert Colescott, School Days, 1988
Event: Lectures & Programs

Mindful Looking

School Days by Robert Colescott
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 1:00pm1:45pm.

Join Teaching Specialist Molly Medakovich for an in-depth exploration of Robert Colescott's School Days. More

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