Conversation with a Curator at the Denver Art Museum

Conversation with a Curator

Conversation with a Curator features a lively discussion with a different curator on the first Friday of the month. All Conversations are free with general admission and no reservations are needed.

  • Xiaoze Xie, “Chinese Library No. 57,” 2014
    Event: Lectures & Programs

    Conversation with Curator: Eyes On: Xiaoze Xie

    Friday, January 5, 2018 - 4:00pm5:00pm.

    Curator Becky Hart will discuss how Xiaoze Xie studies books to understand their role in society, much like the Chinese scholar-artists of bygone centuries. More

  • Edgar Degas, Fourth Position Front, on the Left Leg, probably cast c. 1921 (original wax modelled c. 1885-90), copper alloy © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
    Event: Lectures & Programs

    Conversation with Curator: Degas’ Escape: Affirming while obliterating as an artist

    Friday, February 2, 2018 - 4:00pm5:00pm.

    Edgar Degas’s works defy categorization. Neither a Realist nor an Impressionist, but a hybrid of sorts, he worked in a vast array of media. Gates Family Foundation Curator Timothy J. Standring’s narrative of this artist is based on his current research and spiced with telling anecdotes. More