TAG: school & teacher resources

objects from the Denver Art Museum at a school for Art Lives Here program with DAM staff and students
Blog: School & Teachers

Apply for Art Lives Here/El arte vive aquí 

Deadline: April 12, 2019

Is your school actively engaged in promoting the arts? Do you work for a community center focused on exposing youth and families to new creative experiences and opportunities? Apply here to collaborate with the Denver Art Museum to bring the Art Lives Here/El arte vive aquí program to your site. More

kids in front of the buzzbee school group reception trailer
Blog: School & Teachers

Explore DAM Field Trip Opportunities

Ah, the start of a new school year—freshly sharpened pencils, classrooms organized, and the whole year ahead of you. Wondering what will be at the Denver Art Museum to connect to your classroom? Wondering which works of art you can see in person and which artists you might want to study? Look no further than your school mailbox. More

gallery view of Degas: A Passion for Perfection
Blog: School & Teachers

5 Fun Things for Teachers to Do at the DAM

Winter/Spring 2018

See world-class art exhibitions, explore art and literacy at professional development events, get wacky at Untitled Final Friday, and more! More

Citywide Elementary Art Showcase
Blog: Don't Miss

Citywide Elementary Art Showcase 2017

On View Through May 21, 2017

Fiber, paper mache, painting, ceramics, mixed media, and fashion are all represented in this year’s Citywide Elementary Arts Showcase at the Denver Art Museum. More

Skulls painted elaborately in the tradition of decorations for Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)
Blog: Behind the Scenes

The DAM Showcases Elementary Student Art

The Mañanitas program showcased in this exhibition is a partnership between the DAM and four Denver elementary schools serving large bilingual populations. See the showcase through Jan. 3. More

The DAM Introducing Tours for Children Under 5
Blog: Behind the Scenes

The DAM Introducing Tours for Children Under 5

After over a year of research and development, the Denver Art Museum is excited to introduce Creative Explorers, an engaging set of field trip activities for our youngest students—children under 5. Throughout the tour, students are actively engaged through a variety of hands-on, minds-on strategies, including tactile, storytelling, artmaking, and movement. More

Works from DPL & DAM After-School Art Program on View through May 26
Blog: Making & Doing

Works from DPL & DAM After-School Art Program on View through May 26

The 2015 Denver Public Library Plaza Program is a collaborative after-school art program produced by the Denver Art Museum and the Denver Public Library. The DAM has partnered with DPL for over ten years to bring monthly art and creative projects to children at various library branches throughout the school year. Each artmaking project is inspired by objects in the Denver Art Museum’s collections and supports children exploring artists’ creative processes and their own creativity. More

5 Reasons the Denver Art Museum Loves Teachers
Blog: Behind the Scenes

5 Reasons the Denver Art Museum Loves Teachers

Teachers Get 2-for-1 Admission to the DAM through May 10*

In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, the Denver Art Museum wants to recognize all the amazing things that teachers tirelessly do for their students, families, and schools.

5 Things the DAM Loves Most About Teachers More

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