April's Untitled Final Friday highlights the work of featured artist Esther Hernandez.
Chance happenings will question the significance of everyday encounters. Embark on an evening of surreal experiences through random human interaction, inspired by Jordan Casteel: Returning the Gaze and the creative practice of Esther Hernandez.
Spotify playlist curated by Esther Hernandez.
Find the RagBag Bistro food truck parked on 12th Ave.!
Stop Motion Portrait Series, Lower Level Sharp Auditorium, 6:00-9:00 pm
A playful series of twenty-one stop-motion portraits, as a practice in movement, photography, and collaboration between artist and individual.
Exquisite Corpse Poem, Level 1 Freight Elevator, 6:00-9:15 pm
Add to a collaborative poem throughout the night, in the tradition of the Surrealist parlor game. Find a similar drawing game at the high-top tables.
Text Message Misgivings, Level 1 Atrium, 7:00-9:00 pm
Performance meets Tech in these creative communications with Terry Campbell.
Zine-tastic, Level 2 Newman Overlook, 6:00-9:00 pm
Learn about Zines and make your own with Denver Zine Library, a non-profit organization whose mission is to preserve, protect, and promote the culture of zines and self-published original work.
Live Portrait Drawing, Level 2 Gallery, 6:30-8:30 pm
Caleb Hahne uses light, composition, and color to explore memory and the power of story-telling. Pose for the artist and take home an original work of art!
(Space is limited, sign up early)
The Living Room, Level 3 Atrium, 6:45-8:45 pm (occurs sporadically)
Invisibility meets vulnerability in this ghillie suit happening meant for random encounters – with performers: Elyssa Lewis, Adam Baumeister, and Mary Grace Bernard.
Friend3r, Level 3 Hub, 7:00-9:00 pm
Fill out a profile for Katie Taft’s analog friend-making app - because strangers are just friends you haven't met yet!
Opening Up to People Is Opening Up to Life, Level 2 Atrium, 6:15-8:30pm
Who do you need to have an important conversation with? Do you need to say something that is really hard? Get something off your chest, and verbalize it in this performative installation with Esther Hernandez, Rachel Matthews, and SDK.
Joan & Charlie, Level 1 in Jordan Casteel exhibition, 7:30 & 8:30 pm
Exquisite Corpse Poem Reading, Level 1 Atrium, 9:00 pm
Hear the finished product of the visitor-created collaborative poem, read by Joshua Ware.
Untitled Final Fridays is the DAM’s monthly late-night program featuring unconventional experiences developed in collaboration with local creatives and community members.
Throughout the 2019 season, enjoy performances, tours, artmaking activities, and more to spark your creativity. Each event includes a cash bar for adult beverages and yummy eats available from a different food truck each month.
The theme changes each month, exploring new perspectives inspired by artwork on view in exhibitions and by the DAM’s collection.
Untitled is free for members and includes general admission to the museum. Students with valid ID receive two-for-one tickets during Untitled.
Untitled Final Fridays are presented by Your 6 Hometown Toyota Stores.
Image: Esther Hernandez, Tooth or Dare, 2018. Photo by Jake Holschuh