Special Lectures & Talks

Special Lectures & Talks

The Denver Art Museum and its Support Groups frequently host special lectures by leaders in their fields.

  • Headshot of white man with glasses
    Event: Public Programs

    Charles Ratton and the Invention of the Modern "Tribal Art" Market

    with John Warne Monroe
    Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 6:30pm7:30pm.

    This event has been cancelled. We are working to reschedule this program for next year. Details will follow. If you've already purchased a ticket, you can call 720-913-0130 for a refund. More

  • visitors in the Serious Play exhibition
    Event: Public Programs

    Serious Play self-guided tour & lecture 

    with curator Darrin Alfred
    Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 3:00pm6:00pm.

    Stroll through Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America on a self-guided tour from 3 to 5 pm, then join exhibition curator Darrin Alfred in Sharp Auditorium for a special lecture from 5 to 6 pm.

    No reservations required; first-come seating for lecture. More

  • Two women stand on either side of a large wall label
    Event: Public Programs

    Insight: What's In a Label? The Art of Exhibition Storytelling

    with Laura Caruso & Stefania Van Dyke
    Friday, September 6, 2019 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

    Discover the art of label writing, exhibition storytelling, and much more in this conversation between DAM's director of publications and a senior museum educator. More

  • Insight: Figuring Out Family Fun
    Event: Public Programs

    Insight: Figuring Out Family Fun

    with Lindsay Genshaft and Natalie Thomas
    Friday, October 11, 2019 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

    Join Lindsay Genshaft (manager of family and community programs) and Natalie Thomas (coordinator of family interpretation) in a conversation about their creative approaches to making the museum fun and engaging for families. More