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Creative-in-Residence, Arthur Williams, Babylon Floral
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Creative-in-Residence: Arthur Williams

Occurs every Tuesday through August 18, 2015.Also includes August 27, 2015. Next Occurs on

Local floral artist Arthur Williams will bring museum spaces to life with his unique floral designs during his residency. On August 4, 11, 18 and 27, Williams will be working on his gallery installations and engaging with visitors in a pop-up floral shop on level 2 of the North Building.

From 2 to 2:30 pm, visitors can Tag Along as he works in the galleries, doing everything from refreshing arrangements to installation of new work.

Photograph © 2011 David Perry. More

Artesano-in-Residence Rita Flores de Wallace
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Artesano-in-Residence Rita Flores de Wallace

Occurs every day through August 7, 2015. Next Occurs on

See local artist Rita Flores de Wallace at work, demonstrating the art of Mexican paper and felt flowers. Learn about Mexican culture and tradition, and try your hand at creating your own colorful bloom.

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Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Flowers & Dance in Ancient Mexico

Occurs every day through August 2, 2015. Next Occurs on

Choreographer and dance historian Jairo Heli from Guadalajara, Jalisco breaks down the movements (and the history) of dance practiced in Mexico’s ancient societies.

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free.

All adult programs are accessible to people with disabilities. To arrange for individual accommodations or access services, please make your request at the time of registration. Wheelchairs are available to borrow free of charge on a first-come, first-serve basis. More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Dale Dale Dale: The Magic of Piñata Art!

Sunday, July 26, 2015 - 1:00pm4:00pm.

Learn how to make one-of-a-kind piñatas with visual artist Isabel Medina from Aguascalientes, Mexico, and enjoy music and dance by “Ay Que Rico Chilpozo” Son Jarocho from Xalapa Veracruz.

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free.

All adult programs are accessible to people with disabilities. To arrange for individual accommodations or access services, please make your request at the time of registration. Wheelchairs are available to borrow free of charge on a first-come, first-serve basis. More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Flores en el Golfo…from Veracruz to the Yucatan

Thursday, July 23, 2015Friday, July 24, 2015.

Experience music and dance by “Ay Que Rico Chilpoz” Son Jarocho from Xalapa, Veracruz and chat with Amelia Viviana Basanta, the Artistic Directory of Ballet Folklorico de Mexico, about flowers and dance.

July 23: 2-4 pm

July 24: 4-6 pm

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free. More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Edible Plants Workshop

Occurs every day through June 13, 2015. Next Occurs on

Local foragers Graham Steinruck and Nick Martinez teach you how to identify and harvest edible plants in this drop-in workshop.

June 12 and 13, 2–5 pm

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free.

All adult programs are accessible to people with disabilities. To arrange for individual accommodations or access services, please make your request at the time of registration. Wheelchairs are available to borrow free of charge on a first-come, first-serve basis. More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Tea Blending Workshop

Occurs every day through September 4, 2015. Next Occurs on

Create your own tea blend and learn more about botanicals in this drop-in workshop with Shae Whitney, founder of DRAM Apothecary.

September 3 and 4, 11 am–2 pm

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free.

All adult programs are accessible to people with disabilities. To arrange for individual accommodations or access services, please make your request at the time of registration. Wheelchairs are available to borrow free of charge on a first-come, first-serve basis. More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Voice of the Plains

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 2:00pm9:00pm.

Visit the mobile recording booth on the plaza to share your songs and stories about flowers and in exchange receive wildflower seed packets and paper flowers from Maureen Hearty, Gregory Hill and Nikki Pike of the bARTer collective and Sparky the Dog Records, a collective team of artists, musicians, writers, designers, educators, and thought provokers.

September 25, 2-5 pm and 6-9 pm

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free. More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Plant Your Wildflower

Occurs every day through August 12, 2015. Next Occurs on

Decorate a flower pot and plant a wildflower seed in this family-friendly, drop-in workshop with local art educator Ryan Mathews of the Blue Ribbon Arts Initiative.

August 11 and 12, 1-4 pm each day

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free.

All adult programs are accessible to people with disabilities. To arrange for individual accommodations or access services, please make your request at the time of registration. Wheelchairs are available to borrow free of charge on a first-come, first-serve basis. More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Blooming Clothing Workshop

Friday, July 31, 2015 - 2:00pm9:15pm.

Learn how to sew floral appliques and embroideries with local fashion designers Jomar White and Rebecca Tischler in this daylong workshop.

July 31, 2-5 pm and 6:15-9:15 pm

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free.

All adult programs are accessible to people with disabilities. To arrange for individual accommodations or access services, please make your request at the time of registration. Wheelchairs are available to borrow free of charge on a first-come, first-serve basis. More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Blooming Chefs: Cooking with Flowers (August sessions)

Occurs every day through August 29, 2015, except August 24, 2015 and August 27, 2015. Next Occurs on

Learn innovative ways to use flowers in cooking in demonstrations by local chefs.

August 23, 25, 26, 27, 28 & 29

Note: The demo on August 27 has been cancelled

11 am – noon each day, except for August 28 (7–8 pm) More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Blooming Chefs: Cooking with Flowers (July sessions)

Occurs every day through July 18, 2015, except July 13, 2015. Next Occurs on

Learn innovative ways to use flowers in cooking in demonstrations by local chefs.

July 12, 14, 15, 16, 17 & 18 August 23, 25, 26, 27, 28 & 29

11 am – noon each day, except for August 28 (7–8 pm)

July 12: Aran Essig, CEC CCA - Cooking with Hibiscus: BBQ, lemonade, poached pears parfaits

July 13: Closed More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Flower Arranging Workshop (July 2) (FULL)

Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 11:00am2:00pm.

Learn how to design stunning flower arrangements from local florist Lindsey Housel. Sign-up (required) opens June 1 at 10 am.

July 1 & 2, 11 am–2 pm

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free.

All adult programs are accessible to people with disabilities. To arrange for individual accommodations or access services, please make your request at the time of registration. Wheelchairs are available to borrow free of charge on a first-come, first-serve basis. More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Flower Arranging Workshop (July 1) (FULL)

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 11:00am2:00pm.

Learn how to design stunning flower arrangements from local florist Lindsey Housel. Sign-up (required) opens June 1 at 10 am.

July 1 & 2, 11 am–2 pm (both sessions are filled)

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free.

All adult programs are accessible to people with disabilities. To arrange for individual accommodations or access services, please make your request at the time of registration. Wheelchairs are available to borrow free of charge on a first-come, first-serve basis. More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Flowers and Flamenco (June 19)

Friday, June 19, 2015 - 4:00pm7:00pm.

Take a mini dance lesson with Natalia Pérez del Villar of Flamenco Underground and learn what flowers have to do with flamenco.

June 18, 2-5 pm, and June 19, 4-7 pm

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free.

All adult programs are accessible to people with disabilities. To arrange for individual accommodations or access services, please make your request at the time of registration. Wheelchairs are available to borrow free of charge on a first-come, first-serve basis. More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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Flowers and Flamenco (June 18)

Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 2:00pm5:00pm.

Take a mini dance lesson with Natalia Pérez del Villar of Flamenco Underground and learn what flowers have to do with flamenco.

June 18, 2-5 pm, and June 19, 4-7 pm

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free.

All adult programs are accessible to people with disabilities. To arrange for individual accommodations or access services, please make your request at the time of registration. Wheelchairs are available to borrow free of charge on a first-come, first-serve basis. More

Summer of Flowers at Denver Art Museum
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A Seed Bomb Workshop for Monarch Butterflies

Occurs every day through June 10, 2015. Next Occurs on

Make milkweed seed bombs to help save monarch butterflies in a family-friendly, drop-in workshop with local artist Lauri Lynnxe Murphy.

June 9 & 10, 2-5 pm

Included in general admission; members and youth 18 and younger free.

All adult programs are accessible to people with disabilities. To arrange for individual accommodations or access services, please make your request at the time of registration. Wheelchairs are available to borrow free of charge on a first-come, first-serve basis. More