TAG: European and American art

Marie Bracquemond, Three Women with Parasols (Trois femmes aux ombrelles [Les trois graces]),
Exhibition

Her Paris

Women Artists in the Age of Impressionism
Oct 22, 2017–Jan 15, 2018

See remarkable works created by women in Paris from 1850 to 1900, a time of great social, cultural, and artistic change. More

Talk at 12 (Wednesday & Friday)
Event: Tours

Talk at 12 (Wednesday & Friday)

Occurs every Wednesday and Friday. Next Occurs on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 12:00pm12:30pm.

Join a docent for a 30-minute, in-depth look at an aspect of the museum’s collections or something special happening in the galleries. More

Madonna and Child with Saints painted by Bernardo Zenale about 1510.
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Symposium Explores the Workshop of Leonardo da Vinci in Milan

On Friday, 11 May 2018, the Denver Art Museum's department of painting and sculpture is pleased to present a daylong symposium on the workshop of Leonardo in Milan and the impact of the Florentine master on the artists active in Lombardy at the time. More

The Workshop of Leonardo in Milan: Creative Process and Artistic Dynamics
Event: Lectures & Programs

The Workshop of Leonardo in Milan: Creative Process and Artistic Dynamics

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 8:30am6:00pm.

The department of painting and sculpture is pleased to announce a daylong symposium on the workshop of Leonardo in Milan and the impact of the Florentine master on the artists working in Lombardy at the time.

Leading scholars in the field of Leonardo’s studies will explore the artistic dynamics around the practice of the master da Vinci and his influence on the pictorial production in the second half of the fifteenth and the beginning of the sixteenth centuries.

Tickets now available. More

Edgar Degas, Four Ballet Dancers on Stage (Quatro Bailarinas em Cena), 1885 / 1890. Oil paint on canvas; 28-3/4 x 36-1/4 in. (73 x 92 cm). Gift, Walther Moreira Salles, Simone Pilon, Jacques Pilon, Benedito Manhães Barreto, um comissário de café em Santos
Event: Lectures & Programs

Degas: An Artistic Journey 

Spring Course 2018
Occurs every Saturday through May 19, 2018, except April 28, 2018 and May 5, 2018. Next Occurs on

Delve into the world of Edgar Degas in this four-part course that will explore the influences, evolution, and independence of the iconic artist. More

Three Women at the Races by Edgar Degas
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Mary Cassatt & Edgar Degas

Learn about the two artists in Her Paris & Degas

See works by Mary Cassatt and 36 others in Her Paris: Women Artists in the Age of Impressionism only through January 15! Degas: A Passion for Perfection opens February 11. More

Rembrandt van Rijn, Self-Portrait Leaning on a Stone Sill, 1639. Etching, with touches of drypoint; image height: 8.07 x image width: 6.45 in. Bibliothèque nationale de France. Image courtesy of BnF.
Exhibition

Rembrandt

Painter as Printmaker
Opens September 16, 2018

The Denver Art Museum will be the sole venue for Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker, which will showcase more than 100 prints plus several drawings and paintings from Rembrandt van Rijn’s career spanning from 1625 to 1665. 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

The Sisters by Berthe Morisot
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Plan Your Visit to Her Paris

Through January 14, 2018

Here are some tips, FAQs, and guidelines to help you prepare for your visit to the Denver Art Museum exhibition Her Paris: Women Artists in the Age of Impressionism. More

Detail from painting called Bouquet of Flowers in A Vase of a red and white tulip and a sunflower
Blog: Behind the Scenes

6 Tips for Savoring a Painting

Slow Down & Look Closely

Here are a few ideas for extending a quick glance into a lingering look using Maria van Oosterwyck’s Bouquet of Flowers in a Vase as an example. More

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