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Collectors' Choice 36
Event: Special Events

Collectors' Choice 36

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 6:30pm10:00pm.

The 36th annual Collectors' Choice, the Denver Art Museum's elegant black-tie fundraising gala, will be held on Thursday, December 8 at the museum. The evening will include cocktails and hors d'oeuvres in the Frederic C. Hamilton Building and a seated dinner in the North Building. The Collectors’ Choice 36 gala will honor Lanny and Sharon Martin for their outstanding leadership and generous contributions to the Denver Art Museum. More

5 Tips for Enjoying a Wine Tasting
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5 Tips for Enjoying a Wine Tasting

The Uncorked Wine Tasting is April 8

Just in time for the DAM’s 16th annual Uncorked Wine Tasting, we’ve compiled some tips from local wine connoisseurs and DAM partners on how to find a wonderful wine and have a great time at a large wine tasting. More

Uncorked Wine Tasting 2016
Event: Special Events

Uncorked Wine Tasting 2016

Friday, April 8, 2016 - 6:00pm9:00pm.

The Denver Art Museum would like to thank everyone who supported the Uncorked Wine Tasting on April 8, Uncorked Reserve and Uncorked AFTERGLO on Saturday, April 9, 2016. More

Uncorked Reserve
Event: Special Events

Uncorked Reserve 2016

Saturday, April 9, 2016 - 6:00pm10:00pm.

The Denver Art Museum would like to thank everyone who supported the Uncorked Wine Tasting on April 8, Uncorked Reserve and Uncorked AFTERGLO on Saturday, April 9, 2016. This annual two-day fundraising event raised significant funds which will support the museum’s groundbreaking exhibitions and creative programming. More

Colorado Gives Day 2015
Event: Special Events

Support the DAM on Colorado Gives Day 2015

Occurs every day through December 8, 2015. Next Occurs on

Support the arts with a donation to the DAM on Colorado Gives Day, December 8!

The DAM’s ability to deliver world class exhibitions and engaging programs depends on supporters like you! Please consider a tax-deductible gift on December 8 on Colorado Gives Day.

Schedule your donation here or give anytime through the DAM’s website. More

People at Denver Art Museum gala
Blog: Behind the Scenes

See Wyeth First at the Opening Gala

The Denver Art Museum's annual black-tie opening gala celebrates the opening of the most highly anticipated exhibitions of the year, Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio. It is an opportunity to celebrate in style with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, music, and, of course, an exclusive exhibition preview. Art luminaries are always in attendance which, this year, includes the artist Jamie Wyeth himself. More

Creating a Legacy
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Creating a Legacy

Wagner and Annalee Schorr have been involved with the Denver Art Museum since the mid-1970s and have been First 100 Museum Associate members for nearly 20 years. Wag, a retired physician, and Annalee, an artist herself, are passionate about the modern and contemporary department of the DAM and recently discovered a new way to highlight this special area of interest by planning a gift from their IRA. More

Spotlight on Our Corporate Sponsor: Your Hometown Toyota Stores & Free First Saturday
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Spotlight on Our Corporate Sponsor: Your Hometown Toyota Stores & Free First Saturday

For more than a century, the successes of the Denver Art Museum have been inextricably linked to the generosity of the museum’s supporters. In that spirt, the DAM is pleased to announce a new partnership with the 6 Hometown Toyota Stores that make up the Denver Toyota Dealers Association. Starting this month, the new relationship includes major underwriting support for the DAM’s popular Free First Saturdays. More

The 15th Annual Uncorked was a Huge Success! 
Blog: Behind the Scenes

The 15th Annual Uncorked was a Huge Success! 

Thank you to everyone who attended Uncorked Wine Tasting on April 10 and Uncorked Reserve on April 11. Uncorked was a huge success raising over $560,000 for the Denver Art Museum. Cheers to that!

At the Friday Uncorked Wine Tasting, 900 people enjoyed more than 300 wines, beers, and spirits while enjoying live music from the Kenneth Walker Jazz Trio and delicious hors d'oeuvres from Kevin Taylor Catering. More

Collectors' Choice 35
Event: Special Events

Collectors' Choice 35

Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 6:30pm10:00pm.

The Denver Art Museum would like to thank everyone who supported Collectors' Choice 35!

The 2015 gala honored Jan Mayer for her longstanding dedication and generous contributions to the Denver Art Museum. The incomparable gifts of Spanish Colonial art by Jan and her late husband Frederick elevated the DAM's collection to the best in the United States and one of the best in the world. We are delighted that the significant funds raised through the gala will be dedicated to the galleries of the New World Department, in recognition of the Mayers. More

Join Us in Celebrating Our Volunteers During Volunteer Appreciation Week
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Join Us in Celebrating Our Volunteers During Volunteer Appreciation Week

The Denver Art Museum is thriving, and it is thanks to the more than 450 dedicated volunteers that we are moving forward every day. Our volunteers are the smiling face of the museum and collectively contribute over 40,000 hours of service every year in a variety of capacities. We think our volunteers are the heart of the DAM. They are an intelligent, enthusiastic, and friendly bunch that enrich the lives of our staff and visitors. More

Creatives-in-Residence Connect Visitors to Art in Innovative Ways
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Creatives-in-Residence Connect Visitors to Art in Innovative Ways

Recently, the Denver Art Museum received a major grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to produce and document a series of six residencies. Over the next two years, the DAM will partner with creatives from a variety of disciplines to produce residencies that explore the many ways in which we connect with art. More

Thanks to an IMLS Grant the DAM is Upgrading Textile Art Storage
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Thanks to an IMLS Grant the DAM is Upgrading Textile Art Storage

Recently, the Denver Art Museum received a major grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to help us improve how we store works of art in our textile art collection. Since preserving artworks in the collection is part of our mission, we are very excited that we will be installing new rolling screens that will improve storage and access for textile artworks. The new storage system will streamline preparation for the expanded calendar of textile art exhibitions, rotations, and programs. More

Collectors' Choice 34 Honored Cathey McClain Finlon
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Collectors' Choice 34 Honored Cathey McClain Finlon

On December 11, over 375 guests gathered for Collectors’ Choice 34, the premier black-tie gala for the Denver Art Museum. This year’s Collectors’ Choice honored Cathey McClain Finlon for four decades of outstanding leadership and dedicated service to the museum. More

Opening Gala Celebrates Brilliant
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Opening Gala Celebrates Brilliant

On November 14, The Museum Associates, patrons, and sponsors gathered to celebrate the opening of Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century, the Denver Art Museum’s world-exclusive exhibition featuring stunning jewelry, accessories, and precious objects. More

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