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Members

Degas: A Passion for Perfection Member Tours

Occurs every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday through May 18, 2018. Next Occurs on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 1:00pm2:00pm.

Members can take a guided tour of Degas: A Passion for Perfection at 1 pm, Mondays-Fridays. Advance ticket reservations recommended.

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Tours

Stampede Public Tours

Occurs every day through May 19, 2019, except November 22, 2018 and December 25, 2018. Next Occurs on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 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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Linking Asia Public Tours

Occurs every day through April 1, 2018, except December 25, 2017. Next Occurs on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 2:00pm.

In these daily 45-minute tours, explore how trade routes inspired and influenced art over time and across the Asian continent.

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Artists & Studios

3-D Studio and Weekend Artist Demonstrations

Saturday, October 7, 2017Monday, September 3, 2018.

Get creative with hands-on artmaking activities in the 3-D Studio. On weekends, watch artist demonstrations. Fun for all ages!

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Special Events

Hearts for Art 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018Wednesday, February 14, 2018.

Once again the Denver Art Museum is ready for Valentine’s Day. Join us and other museums across the country to spread the love with Hearts for Art. From February 7–February 14, you’re invited to show your love for a favorite work of art by placing a paper heart on the floor in front of your artwork crush.

Step 1: Pick up a single heart and hold it close until you’re ready...

Step 2: Fall in love with a piece of art and make it official by placing your heart ON THE FLOOR in front of the piece you love.

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Exhibitions

Then, Now, Next

Evolution of an Architectural Icon
Sunday, February 19, 2017Sunday, February 25, 2018.

Punctuating the DAM's upcoming North Building revitalization project, Then, Now, Next: Evolution of an Architectural Icon is an exhibition on the renowned modernist building, its history, and its future. The exhibition will feature historical photos, original architectural sketches, building models, and project renderings to tell the story of the North Building’s evolution.

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Linking Asia

Art, Trade, and Devotion
Sunday, December 17, 2017Sunday, April 1, 2018.

Explore how trade routes inspired and influenced art over time and across the Asian continent. Linking Asia: Art, Trade, and Devotion features approximately 150 sculptures, ceramics, textiles, scrolls, and other multi-dimensional works from 20 countries that span more than 2,500 years.

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Degas

A Passion for Perfection
Sunday, February 11, 2018Sunday, May 20, 2018.

This exhibition showcases prolific French artist Edgar Degas’ works from 1855 to 1906. More than 100 works consisting of paintings, drawings, pastels, etchings, monotypes, and sculptures in bronze are on view. The DAM is the sole American venue for the exhibition.

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Eyes On

Xiaoze Xie
Sunday, December 3, 2017Sunday, July 8, 2018.

The first in a multi-year contemporary art exhibition series, Eyes On: Xiaoze Xie features still-life paintings of books, videos, and installations that the artist based on banned and forbidden books in China.

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Past the Tangled Present

Sunday, October 15, 2017Sunday, September 9, 2018.

This interactive and immersive installation by Denver artist Jaime Molina was born of imagination and the joy of discovery. Step into a different world where the paintings on the wall flow into 3-D objects that Molina created for the space.

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Ganesha

The Playful Protector
Sunday, October 1, 2017Sunday, January 13, 2019.

Ganesha: The Playful Protector is developed in collaboration with the National Museum of Cambodia in Phnom Penh, which is loaning a statue of Ganesha created in the 600s to 700s that is the centerpiece of the exhibition.

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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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