TAG: Special Events

Summer HausWarming
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Summer HausWarming

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 5:00pm8:00pm.

Join CultureHaus for a summer happy hour to celebrate the unveiling of a new mural by Denver-based artist, Jaime Molina, at Union Denver.

On a spectacular poolside rooftop terrace, enjoy an open bar, seasonal bites, photo booth, and music. Tour Union Denver's collection of local art, curated by Nine Dot Arts.

Guest will have access to exclusive guided tours of Union Denver, and CultureHaus will offer special discounted memberships for one night only. More

View of Hamilton Building prow with North Building behind it.
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Free First Saturday

Occurs on the first Saturday of every month. Next Occurs on Saturday, July 7, 2018.

On the first Saturday of every month, you can enjoy our art collections and non-ticketed exhibitions without spending a dime!

Free general admission tickets are available on-site starting at 10 am. Some special exhibitions may require additional ticket. More

Beaded punching bag by Jeffrey Gibson
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CultureHaus InHaus presents a special tour of Jeffrey Gibson: Like A Hammer 

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 5:30pm8:00pm.

CultureHaus InHaus presents an exclusive tour of Jeffrey Gibson: Like a Hammer with Curator of Native Arts John Lukavic.

This unique event is free for CultureHaus members plus one guest.

5:30 pm - happy hour at Cap City Tavern, 1247 Bannock St. 7-8 pm - private exhibition tour

Jeffrey Gibson: Like a Hammer—the first major museum exhibition of the artist’s work—will chronicle a pivotal moment in Gibson’s career when his contemporary artistic practice converged with his Native American heritage. More

A Happy Clouds smiley face bubble floats against a blue sky.
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Happy Clouds Launch

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 3:00pm5:00pm.

Come join us to watch these Happy Clouds rise from Martin Plaza on June 2 and participate in all the regular Free First Saturday events! More

Xiaoze Xie Film Screening
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Xiaoze Xie Film Screening

Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 2:00pm3:00pm.

Tracing Forbidden Memories follows the course of Xiaoze Xie's investigation of banned books in China. More

Slow Art Day logo
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Slow Art Day

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 11:00am1:00pm.

Join us for the Denver Art Museum's inaugural Slow Art Day, an annual global event with a simple mission: to help more people discover for themselves the joy of looking at and loving art. More

The Fort Restaurant
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Friends of Native Arts: The Douglas Society Annual Dinner

Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 6:00pm9:00pm.

Join friends and fellow Friends of Native Arts: The Douglas Society members for an evening of good conversation and good food at a great location - The Fort Restaurant at 19192 Colorado 8 in Morrison, Colorado.

The 2018 Annual Meeting and Dinner will include the election of officers and board members, reception, dinner, and program.

For details, contact info@friendsofnativearts.org


Sharp Auditorium
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2018 Annual Meeting

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 5:00pm6:30pm.

Business at the annual meeting includes nomination of trustees, announcement of the Cile Bach Award honorees, and a report on museum activities.

Reception before the meeting at 5 pm in El Pomar Grand Atrium; meeting in Lewis I. Sharp Auditorium at 5:30 pm.

DAM members only. Seating is limited; reservations are free, but are required by March 5.

To make reservations, click the link to the left or call 720-913-0130. More

This photo depicts a bright pink heart that outlines a large totem pole. The figure of the totem pole holds its hands out and above its head. The heart has the words "Denver Art Museum and "#HeartsForArt" printed on it.
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Hearts for Art 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018Wednesday, February 14, 2018.

Once again the Denver Art Museum is ready for Valentine’s Day. Join us and other museums across the country to spread the love with Hearts for Art. From February 7–February 14, you’re invited to show your love for a favorite work of art by placing a paper heart on the floor in front of your artwork crush.

Step 1: Pick up a single heart and hold it close until you’re ready...

Step 2: Fall in love with a piece of art and make it official by placing your heart ON THE FLOOR in front of the piece you love. More

See You Later, North Building, celebration on November 19, 2017
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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

CultureHaus Art of the Figure logo
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CultureHaus: Art of the Figure

Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 7:00pm11:00pm.

Culturehaus' annual fundraiser will be celebrating the anticipated exhibition, Degas: A Passion for Perfection. More

The Hamilton Building at night
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Night at the Museums - Denver Arts Week 2017

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 5:00pm10:00pm.

Denver Arts Week 2017 (Nov. 3–11) is a celebration of the arts and culture in Denver. The DAM, along with 13 other local museums, will offer free late-night general admission on Nov. 4, 2017 from 5 to 10 p.m. for Night at the Museums. This unique evening offers visitors of all ages an after-hours creative art experience and access to 14 non-ticketed exhibitions. More

DAM Contemporaries celebration
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DAM Contemporaries Annual Celebration and DAM Key Awards

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 5:30pm8:00pm.

Come and meet your “new” DAM Contemporaries (DAMC) as we REVEAL new acquisitions, new board members, and a new DAMC brand at our Annual Celebration on October 18.

We’ll toast to our outgoing board members, our DAM Key award recipients, Devon Dikeou and Simon Zalkind, and a new chapter in the history of DAM Contemporaries! You don’t want to miss this celebration!

The event will be held at Larimer Social, 1427 Larimer St., Denver, CO 80202 More

Spinzilla 2015 at the DAM
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Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 10:30am4:30pm.

Spinzilla is a global, week-long friendly competition where teams and individuals are challenged to spin the most yarn on their wheels or spindles.

Come to the Denver Art Museum to watch and talk with spinners from across the Front Range as they finish their yardage for this fun and dynamic competition. More

Uncorked AFTERGLO 2018
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Uncorked AFTERGLO 2018

Friday, April 13, 2018 - 9:00pmSaturday, April 14, 2018 - 12:00am.

Uncorked AFTERGLO is the museum’s annual party featuring live music and creative treats and cocktails. Uncorked, the Denver Art Museum’s spring fundraising event celebrating wine and creativity, is a two-tiered event that includes Uncorked Reserve and Uncorked AFTERGLO. More

Uncorked Reserve at the Denver Art Museum
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Uncorked Reserve 2018

Friday, April 13, 2018 - 6:00pm10:00pm.

Uncorked Reserve is a four-course dinner with special drink pairings. Uncorked, the Denver Art Museum’s spring fundraising event celebrating wine and creativity, is a two-tiered event that includes Uncorked Reserve and Uncorked AFTERGLO. More

Colorado Dragon Film Festival Opening Night at the Museum
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Colorado Dragon Film Festival Opening Night at the Museum

Friday, June 2, 2017 - 6:15pm11:00pm.

The Asian Art Association at the Denver Art Museum happily hosts the Colorado Dragon Film Festival’s 2017 Opening Night at the Museum with the Colorado premier of the Taiwanese film, 52Hz, I Love You, complete with red carpet, bling, photo ops, glam, a chance to meet the director, and an after-party! More

Luncheon By Design ǀ Carl Fabergé and his International Clientèle
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Luncheon By Design ǀ Carl Fabergé and his International Clientèle

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 11:00am1:00pm.

Design Council of the Denver Art Museum is pleased to host the exclusive presentation, Carl Fabergé and His International Clientèle, by special guest speaker, Dr. Géza von Habsburg, the world’s leading expert on Fabergé. More

Notes from Clyfford Still performance with Nathan Hall and Playground Ensemble
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Notes from Clyfford Still

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 2:00pm3:00pm.

"Notes from Clyfford Still" is a new commission by Playground Ensemble, and a companion piece to composer Nathan Hall's recent collaborative workshops and performances at the Clyfford Still Museum. This work uses texts and quotes from the painter's personal notebooks and correspondence. It paints a musical portrait of the artist, showing not only his unrelentingly independent pursuit of his art, but also moments of uncertainty, introspection, and tenderness. More