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Lectures & Programs

Insight: Creativity in Action

Exhibition Development & Design
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

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. In this session, Jill Desmond (director of exhibitions, strategy and gallery design) in conversation with the team who helps to transform DAM’s ever-changing galleries from one exhibition to the next.

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Photography Lecture with Vincent Versace

Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 9:00am11:00am.

Vincent Versace is an internationally recognized pioneer in the art and science of digital photography. His passion for natural light photography is manifest not only in his work but also through his role as a creative and technical leader, contributing to innovative breakthroughs across the entire digital image value chain.

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How to Look at Prints

   
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 1:30pm2:30pm.

Using prints from Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker as a springboard, teaching specialist Molly Medakovich will introduce participants to various printmaking techniques and tools of 17th-century Europe.

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Photography Workshop with Vincent Versace

Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 4:00pm7:00pm.

Join photographer Vincent Versace for a three hour, hands-on workshop that will be a creative adventure for photographers at all levels, beginner through advanced.

Learn about creative photography techniques that enhance your ability to see, sense, and feel the world, rather than just take pictures of it.

The workshop will include walking around the grounds of the Denver Art Museum and Golden Triangle Neighborhood.

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Members

Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker Member Preview - SOLD OUT

Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 10:00am5:00pm.

Members see it first! Join us for the Member Preview of Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker, which will showcase about 100 prints from Rembrandt van Rijn’s career spanning from 1625 to 1665.

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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 Friday, September 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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New Territory: Landscape Photography Today Public Tours

Occurs every day through September 16, 2018. Next Occurs on Friday, September 14, 2018 - 1:30pm2:15pm.

Join a 45-minute public tour of New Territory, offered daily at 1:30 pm, June 24 through September 16. Included with general admission, reservations not required.

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Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker Public Tours

Occurs every day through January 6, 2019. Next Occurs on Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 2:00pm2:45pm.

Join a 45-minute public tour of Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker, offered daily at 2 pm, September 16–January 6. Included with general admission, reservations not required.

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Artists & Studios

Creative-in-Residence: Sarah Rockett

Monday, July 9, 2018Thursday, September 27, 2018.

Sarah Rockett is a socially engaged, interdisciplinary artist and educator living in Denver. Her work focuses on social commentary by investigating value and equality in American society.

As the museum’s Creative-in-Residence, Rockett will be using art as a method for engaging social interaction, creating meaningful human connection, and prompting dialogue around the urban housing crisis in Denver.

Through exploring ideas of “home” and “place,” museum visitors are invited to join Rockett in the making process and participate in dialogue about the subject.

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Special Events

Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker book signing

Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 11:00am12:00pm.

Join Dr. Timothy J. Standring, Gates Family Foundation Curator of Painting and Sculpture, for a special signing of the catalog for Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker.

Copies of the catalog available for purchase in The Shop.

Admission to The Shop is free; entry to the rest of the museum requires a ticket.

Today's Member Preview for Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker is sold out.

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Exhibitions

New Territory

Landscape Photography Today
Sunday, June 24, 2018Sunday, September 16, 2018.

The exhibition of more than 100 contemporary landscape photographs will gauge how artists stretch the boundaries of traditional landscape photography to reflect the environmental attitudes, perceptions, and values of our time.

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Rembrandt

Painter as Printmaker
Sunday, September 16, 2018Sunday, January 6, 2019.

The Denver Art Museum is the sole venue for Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker, showcasing more than 100 prints plus several drawings and paintings from Rembrandt van Rijn’s career spanning from 1625 to 1665.

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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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Eyes On

Julie Buffalohead
Sunday, July 29, 2018Sunday, February 3, 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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Eyes On

Shimabuku
Sunday, July 29, 2018Sunday, February 3, 2019.

Three years in the making, this video illustrates the adaptation of a group of Japanese snow monkeys living in a Texas desert sanctuary since they were brought to the U.S. in 1972.

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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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