TAG: modern and contemporary art

Talk at 12 (Wednesday & Friday)
Event: Tours

Talk at 12 (Wednesday & Friday)

Occurs every Wednesday and Friday. Next Occurs on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 12:00pm12:30pm.

Join a docent for a 30-minute, in-depth look at an aspect of the museum’s collections or something special happening in the galleries. More

On Shade: Curators Discuss Clyfford Still and Mark Bradford
Event: Lectures & Programs

On Shade: Curators Discuss Clyfford Still and Mark Bradford

Friday, May 12, 2017 - 6:30pm7:30pm.

Join Rebecca Hart, curator of modern and contemporary art, Denver Art Museum, and Dean Sobel, director, Clyfford Still Museum, for an informal conversation that will delve into the issues presented in the two-venue exhibition Shade: Clyfford Still/Mark Bradford. More

Mark Bradford, Realness, 2016
Event: Lectures & Programs

Mindful Looking

Shade: Clyfford Still / Mark Bradford
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 1:00pm1:45pm.

Danielle St. Peter, interpretive specialist for modern & contemporary art, leads a mindful exploration of artist Mark Bradford and abstraction's power to address social and political concerns. More

Art & About Tour
Event: Access

Art & About Tours

Occurs on the second Thursday of every month. Next Occurs on Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 1:15pm2:30pm.

Art & About tours are designed for visitors with early-stage Alzheimer’s or dementia and their care partners. 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, April 11, 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

Dan Shaw-Town, Untitled, 2014. Spray enamel, newspaper ink, and graphite on Econolite with steel frame; 72-1/2 × 48-1/2 in. Collection of JoAnn Gonzalez Hickey. © Dan Shaw-Town
Exhibition

Word Dance

Selections from the Collection of JoAnn Gonzalez Hickey
On View through August 6, 2017

The artists in Word Dance have all developed a distinctly individual language for drawing that invites viewers into their private world. The works-on-paper from JoAnn Gonzalez Hickey’s collection that have been chosen for this exhibition are all concerned with words, letters or a connection with language. More

Justin Favela, Fridalandia, 2017. © Justin Favela
Event: Lectures & Programs

Mindful Looking

Mi Tierra: Contemporary Artists Explore Place
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 1:00pm1:45pm.

Join Interpretive Specialist Danielle St. Peter for an exploration of contemporary life in the American West as experienced by emerging Latino artists. More

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

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

Logan Lecture: Mark Bradford

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

Representing the United States in the 2017 Venice Biennale, Mark Bradford joins us to speak about Shade: Clyfford Still/Mark Bradford. 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. 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 Saturday, March 25, 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

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