TAG: CelebrARTE

Storyteller and kids and parents in the pre-Columbian gallery
Blog: en español

Los cuentos en español empiezan este verano

Nuestra cuentista, Laura Slack, ha relatado historias acerca de las obras de arte de DAM por más de un año durante nuestro programa Cuentos del Arte, el cual se lleva a cabo el primer sábado de cada mes durante CelebrARTE. More

The DAM Invites Families to Celebrate Día del Niño 2015
Blog: Don't Miss

The DAM Invites Families to Celebrate Día del Niño 2015

On Sunday, April 26, 2015, the Denver Art Museum will celebrate the 14th annual Día del Niño (Day of the Child) festival. Día del Niño is a partnership with the Denver Public Library, Clyfford Still Museum, History Colorado Center, and the Byers-Evans House Museum. More

The DAM & the Museo de Arte Populars Artist in Residency Program Builds Bridges Through Art
Blog: Meet the Artist

The DAM & the Museo de Arte Populars Artist in Residency Program Builds Bridges Through Art

This month the Denver Art Museum celebrates a growing partnership with the Mexican Cultural Center (MCC) and the Museo de Arte Popular (MAP), and what better way than with this month’s CelebrARTE: Aventuras where we adventure on a weeklong journey along the Camino Realthe historic route that connected Mexico City to its northern frontiers, including Colorado. More

Verano en 3-D
Exhibition

Verano en 3-D

May 30, 2014–Aug 31, 2014

Mayo 30, 2014 – Agosto 31, 2014

En todo el complejo del museo — Incluido con la admisión general

Desde las pinturas pop hasta las esculturas en bronce y divertidas manualidades, hay algo para todos este verano. More

Q&A with Colorado's Barrio E': What's Behind the Drums
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Q&A with Colorado's Barrio E': What's Behind the Drums

De Colores, the theme for this month’s CelebrARTE at the Denver Art Museum, is a traditional Latino song that celebrates the vibrancy of nature and the diversity that makes up our world. On May 18 Barrio E’ will show how Puerto Rican bomba and plena can help us come together as a community. More

Q&A with Muralist Leticia Tanguma
Blog: Artist Interview

Q&A with Muralist Leticia Tanguma

It is through monthly partnerships with artists that CelebrARTE really shines. It is exciting to me to be able to scour Denver’s creative community for the next maestro. As it turns out, this month’s artist, Leticia Tanguma, was hidden right under my nose–her other work is as a security guard for the DAM. You are probably familiar with her artwork. She has assisted her father on several projects, including murals at Denver International Airport. More

DAM’s Latino Programs Celebrate Journeys & Being Home
Blog: Behind the Scenes

DAM’s Latino Programs Celebrate Journeys & Being Home

November is proving to be a full month for art and activities that focus on our Latino community. Through art installations, brand new activity spaces, and live programs we are exploring where we came from, and where we are going. More

Celebrando un Tesoro Cultural: Rita Flores de Wallace
Blog: Meet the Artist

Celebrando un Tesoro Cultural: Rita Flores de Wallace

Conocí a Rita Flores de Wallace a pricipios de la década de los años 1990 en el Museo de las Américas, durante una visita, guiada por ella, de una exhibición relacionada a la celebración del Dia de los Muertos. Me impresionó mucho su conocimiento de esta tan importante tradición Mexicana, pero también su forma tan cálida y accessible con la que compartió la exhibición con nuestro grupo. Casi inmediatamente después de que concluyó su tour, la invite a que formara parte del –en ese entonces- pequeño grupo de guías de los programas en español del Denver Art Museum. More

New Season of CelebrARTE Highlights Creativity of Latino Artists

Culture, Creativity & Artes Populares with Oscar Becerra Mora, Visiting Artist from Mexico City
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Culture, Creativity & Artes Populares with Oscar Becerra Mora, Visiting Artist from Mexico City

This month, we at the DAM and the Mexican Cultural Center are pleased to host Oscar Becerra Mora who is visiting from la gran ciudad, Mexico City to work with us for CelebrARTE this month. It is not every day that we have the opportunity to work with an artist for two weeks, so I wanted to take some time to talk with him about his inspiration, art, and what he thinks about creativity in the popular art of Mexico. More

7 Questions for a DAM Colleague: Madalena Salazar
Blog: Behind the Scenes

7 Questions for a DAM Colleague: Madalena Salazar

Lindsey Housel, Denver Art Museum manager of digital engagement programs and master teacher for architecture, design, and graphics, Q&A's with Madalena Salazar, Latino programs coordinator.

Lindsey Housel: So, Madalena, you and I have been working together for a while now, and yet, I still feel like I don’t know much about you. Want to play, “Better know a DAM colleague?”

Madalena Salazar: Sounds like fun. I’m in the mood for sharing! More