Upcoming Exhibitions

  • Hellebore dress
    Exhibition

    Dior

    From Paris to the World
    Opens November 19, 2018

    Dior: From Paris to the World surveys 70 years of the House of Dior’s enduring legacy and its global influence. A selection of more than 200 couture dresses, as well as accessories, costume jewelry, photographs, drawings, runway videos, and other archival material, will trace the history of the iconic haute couture fashion house, its founder, Christian Dior, and the subsequent artistic directors who carried Dior’s vision into the 21st century. More

  • Claude Monet
    Exhibition

    Claude Monet

    The Truth of Nature
    Opens October 20, 2019

    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 100 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. More

  • The Incubation Effect
    Exhibition

    The Incubation Effect

    Nicole Banowetz
    Opens November 4, 2018

    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.” More

  • Jordan Casteel
    Exhibition

    Jordan Casteel

    Returning the Gaze
    Opens February 2, 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. More

  • Treasures of British Art
    Exhibition

    Treasures of British Art

    The Berger Collection
    Opens March 2, 2019

    Treasures of British Art: The Berger Collection showcases more than 60 paintings recently 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. More

  • Ray Eames with the first prototype of The Toy, 1950
    Exhibition

    Serious Play

    Design in Midcentury America
    Opens May 5, 2019

    This exhibition focuses on creative interpretations of play featuring works from 40 groundbreaking designers, including Charles and Ray Eames, Paul Rand, and Eva Zeisel. More