Today Tomorrow This Week This Weekend
E.g., 11/15/2019
E.g., 11/15/2019

Exhibitions

Eyes On

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

Eyes On: Erika Harrsch features a single contemporary installation titled Under the Same Sky… We Dream. Harrsch (who is based in New York and was born and raised in Mexico City) first exhibited Under the Same Sky… We Dream in El Paso in 2017 just as regulations became more stringent for those seeking asylum in the United States. The installation also was featured at B3: The Biennial of the Moving Image in Frankfurt, Germany, that same year.

Read More

Eyes On

Jonathan Saiz
Sunday, May 12, 2019Sunday, November 17, 2019.

Jonathan Saiz’s installation #WhatisUtopia is comprised of a column covered with 10,000 tiny drawings, paintings, and sculptures. By definition, utopia is “an imagined community or society that possesses highly desirable or nearly perfect qualities for its citizens.” The artist employs social media to spark conversation and document responses about our ability to re-envision and embody a modern utopia. More than 10,000 artworks were made to be given away after the end of the exhibition.

Read More

Claude Monet

The Truth of Nature
Monday, October 21, 2019Sunday, February 2, 2020.

The Denver Art Museum will be home to the most comprehensive U.S. exhibition of Monet paintings in more than two decades. The exhibition will feature more than 120 paintings spanning Monet’s entire career and will focus on the celebrated French impressionist artist’s enduring relationship with nature and his response to the varied and distinct places in which he worked.

Read More

The Light Show

Sunday, June 2, 2019Sunday, May 3, 2020.

The Light Show at the Denver Art Museum explores physical and symbolic representations of light in art through a thought-provoking narrative. The exhibition features about 250 objects drawn from the DAM’s nine curatorial departments. The Light Show focuses on the quest by humanity and artists to understand physical light in the natural world as well as metaphorical, spiritual, and divine representations of light.

Read More

Treasures of British Art

The Berger Collection
Saturday, March 2, 2019Sunday, July 12, 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 presents a chronological selection of works ranging from the 1400s through the late 1800s, telling the story of Britain’s rich cultural history.

Read More

Shantell Martin

Words and Lines
Friday, September 27, 2019Sunday, January 31, 2021.

Shantell Martin: Words and Lines is an interactive multimedia installation featuring the work of London-born, New York-based contemporary artist Shantell Martin.

Read More

Artists & Studios

Paint Studio and Weekend Artist Demonstrations

Saturday, June 1, 2019Sunday, February 2, 2020.

This summer, the studio on the first floor of the Hamilton Building switches from prints to paint.

Read More

Programs & Lectures

El Mar Caribe: The American Mediterranean

19th Annual Mayer Center Symposium
Friday, November 8, 2019Saturday, November 9, 2019.

A two-day symposium focused on the ancient American communities that resided around and within the Caribbean Sea.

Symposium sessions run from 10 am to 5:30 pm on Friday, 10 am-7 pm on Saturday; doors open at 9 am.

Tickets are $70 for Museum Friends, $80 for DAM members, $90 for nonmembers, $20 for students with current ID.

Read More