TAG: North Building

See You Later, North Building, celebration on November 19, 2017
Event: Special Events

See You Later, North Building

Sunday, November 19, 2017.

Say “see you later” to the Denver Art Museum’s iconic North Building before it undergoes renovations with a free day full of memories, activities and other creative fun. More

Icons for the zoo, art museum, theater, symphony and botanic gardens
Blog: North Building Renovation

Support the Our Denver Bonds 2A–2G

This November, City of Denver voters will have the opportunity to support public investment in infrastructure. Bond measures 2A–2G are a plan to fix city infrastructure in every neighborhood. More

Exterior view of the North Building in the evening at sunset.
Blog: North Building Renovation

North Building Renovation: 7 Fast Facts You Need to Know

1. November 19, 2017 is the last day to visit the North Building until it reopens after the renovation is complete.

2. The Denver Art Museum will remain open while the North Building is being renovated. Learn about the lineup of current and upcoming exhibitions. More

Exterior view of the North Building in the evening at sunset.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Architects' Lecture on North Building Project

5:30-6:30 pm
Friday, October 6, 2017 - 5:30pm6:30pm.

The design for the North Building project was conceived by Fentress Architects of Denver and Machado Silvetti of Boston. Inspired by the building’s original architect, Gio Ponti, the design plan references shapes and volumes in Ponti’s original design, adapted to suit the needs of today’s museum visitors and beyond.

Learn more about the vision for this iconic Denver structure during these free lectures by the architects. More

Exterior view of the North Building in the evening at sunset.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Architects' Lecture on North Building Project

3-4 pm
Friday, October 6, 2017 - 3:00pm4:00pm.

The design for the North Building project was conceived by Fentress Architects of Denver and Machado Silvetti of Boston. Inspired by the building’s original architect, Gio Ponti, the design plan references shapes and volumes in Ponti’s original design, adapted to suit the needs of today’s museum visitors and beyond.

Learn more about the vision for this iconic Denver structure during these free lectures by the architects. More

Exterior view of the North Building in the evening at sunset.
Exhibition

Then, Now, Next

Evolution of an Architectural Icon
On View through February 25, 2018

Punctuating the DAM's upcoming North Building revitalization project, Then, Now, Next: Evolution of an Architectural Icon is an exhibition on the renowned modernist building, its history, and its future. The exhibition will feature historical photos, original architectural sketches, building models, and project renderings to tell the story of the North Building’s evolution. More