Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes at the DAM? Satisfy your curiosity and get the inside scoop in a new series of dynamic conversations with museum staff and partners that will offer a glimpse into unexpected adventures, creative problem solving, and other insights into what it takes to make things tick at the museum.
In 2018, we'll explore how museum exhibitions come together, peek into a day in the life of our director, learn the ins and outs of conservation projects, discover how art works make their way into the collections, and much more.
Individual sessions are ticketed with a member discount: $5 member; $8 nonmember.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 6-7 pm — Creativity in Action: Exhibition Development & Design
As visitors anticipate the arrival of a new exhibition at the Denver Art Museum, an extraordinary amount of action is happening behind the scenes.
Join Jill Desmond, director of exhibitions, strategy & gallery design, and her dynamic team of colleagues to learn what it takes to transform the DAM’s ever-changing galleries from one exhibition to the next.
Discover the creative challenges they've solved, untold stories from behind the scenes, and how they make our exhibitions look so polished by opening day.
Adult programs are supported by William Randolph Hearst Endowment for Education Programs, Nancy Benson Education Endowment Fund, CenturyLink Endowment, James Kelley and Amie Knox Education Endowment Fund, and the citizens who support the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD).