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E.g., 03/20/2019
E.g., 03/20/2019

Tours

Talk at 12 (Wednesday & Friday)

Occurs every Wednesday and Friday. Next Occurs on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 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.

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Treasures of British Art: The Berger Collection Public Tours

Occurs every day through January 5, 2020. Next Occurs on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 1:30pm.

Join a 45-minute public tour of Treasures of British Art: The Berger Collection, offered daily at 1:30 pm, March 3 through January 5, 2020. Included with general admission, reservations not required.

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Stampede Public Tours

Occurs every day through May 19, 2019, except November 22, 2018 and December 25, 2018. Next Occurs on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 1:00pm1:45pm.

In this daily 45-minute tour, see how animals have captivated artists throughout history in Stampede: Animals in Art.

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Jordan Casteel: Returning the Gaze Public Tours

Occurs every day through August 18, 2019. Next Occurs on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 2:00pm.

Join a 45-minute public tour of Jordan Casteel: Returning the Gaze, offered daily at 2 pm, February 3 through August 18. Included with general admission, reservations not required.

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Public Programs

Indians in the Wilderness

WITH ARTIST GREGG DEAL
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 6:30pm7:30pm.

In much of his work, provocative contemporary artist Gregg Deal (Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe) challenges Western perceptions of Indigenous people, touching on issues of race, history, and stereotype.

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Kids & Families

Spring Break

Saturday, March 16, 2019Sunday, March 31, 2019.

Step into spring with the whole family! The Print Studio, Create-n-Takes, and gallery games and activities are open every day from March 16–31, 2019.

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Exhibitions

Eyes On

Julie Buffalohead
Sunday, July 29, 2018Sunday, April 21, 2019.

Eyes on: Julie Buffalohead uses metaphors, iconography, and storytelling narratives in her artwork to describe emotional and subversive American Indian cultural experiences, and often analyzes the commercialization of American Indian cultures.

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Stampede

Animals in Art
Sunday, September 10, 2017Sunday, May 19, 2019.

See how animals have captivated artists throughout history in the exhibition Stampede: Animals in Art. This cross-departmental exhibition brings together more than 300 objects from the Denver Art Museum’s collection to explore the presence of animals in art throughout centuries and across cultures.

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Jordan Casteel

Returning the Gaze
Saturday, February 2, 2019Sunday, August 18, 2019.

Jordan Casteel: Returning the Gaze will feature nearly 30 paintings by Denver-born artist Jordan Casteel, who is now based in Harlem, New York. This presentation represents Casteel’s first major museum exhibition, and provides audiences with a first look at new work by one of the most acclaimed emerging artists working today.

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The Incubation Effect

Sunday, November 4, 2018Monday, September 9, 2019.

Inspired by the natural world, Denver artist Nicole Anona Banowetz has created a larger-than-life, immersive "insect nursery" made from sewn inflatable sculptures and assembled forms. She says, “Forget that the work is art for a moment and have the sort of pure interaction you would have in nature.”

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Eyes On

Erika Harrsch
Sunday, March 10, 2019Sunday, November 17, 2019.

Mexican-American artist Erika Harrsch first exhibited her project Under the Same Sky… We Dream in El Paso (2017) just as regulations became more stringent for those seeking asylum and a better life in the United States. Children of refugees and undocumented immigrants, known as Dreamers, entered the U.S. with hope for full citizenship but now face an uncertain future. This multi-media installation is comprised of imagery, music, text, and furnishings that reference the circumstances faced by immigrants and refugees subject to the DREAM Act.

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Treasures of British Art

The Berger Collection
Saturday, March 2, 2019Sunday, January 5, 2020.

Treasures of British Art: The Berger Collection showcases about 60 paintings gifted to the museum by the Berger Collection Educational Trust (BCET) in 2018. The BCET’s gift is the largest gift of European old masters to the DAM since the museum received the Kress Collection in the 1950s. The exhibition will present a chronological selection of works ranging from the 1400s through the late 1800s, telling the story of Britain’s rich cultural history.

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Artists & Studios

Print Studio and Weekend Artist Demonstrations

Monday, October 1, 2018Sunday, May 5, 2019.

Design your own printing plate, or experiment with color and layering in the Print Studio. On weekends, watch artist demonstrations. Fun for all ages!

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