TAG: Lectures & Programs

In this image we are looking upward at a historic apartment building in New York City. The photograph is in color but the tones are reversed so the blue sky here is depicted as burnt orange.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Anderman Photography Lecture: John Chiara

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 7:00pm8:30pm.

San Francisco-based photographer John Chiara describes his work as “part photography, part sculpture and part event.”

He uses a custom-built large format camera, which fits on a flatbed trailer, to make large-scale unique color photographs of the landscape and built environment.

Chiara responds to the quality of the light in each chosen location and using composition and color creates images that represent the spirit of the place depicted.

Doors open at 6:30 pm. More

Julie Buffalohead (Ponca), Straight Legs, 2018
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Unplugged: Mindful Looking

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00pm4:45pm.

Slow down and spend time with one work of art in the inaugural edition of Unplugged.

With teaching specialist Molly Medakovich, explore Julie Buffalohead's enigmatic and introspective approach to painting with Straight Legs.

Together we'll discover overlooked details, explore ideas, and make connections as we linger, look, and discuss.

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Deborah Butterfield's sculptures of horses, Willy, Argus, and Lucky
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Unplugged: Meditation

Friday, February 15, 2019 - 4:00pm5:00pm.

End your week with meditation in Stampede: Animals in Art, led by our partners from Kadampa Meditation Center.

Whether you are a first-timer to meditation or enjoy a regular practice, all are welcome to join in on this "happiness hour" of quiet calm and contemplation.

Chairs, yoga mats, and meditation cushions provided.

No registration necessary, but space is limited.

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Sharp Auditorium
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Spanish Colonial Art: Collecting the Americas at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

with Dr. Dennis Carr
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 1:30pm2:45pm.

A discussion of new acquisitions of art from viceregal Latin America that are reshaping the MFA's collection and opening new lines of inquiry into the effects of transatlantic and transpacific exchange, revealing the complex blending of cultures and traditions in the colonial Americas.

Doors open at 1 pm.

Coffee, cookies, and conversation will follow the lecture. More

Gifts of Women: Uncovering the Shocking Truths of the Spanish-Aztec Encounter
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Gifts of Women: Uncovering the Shocking Truths of the Spanish-Aztec Encounter

with Dr. Matthew Restall
Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 1:30pm2:30pm.

It is time to upend the traditional tale of the so-called Conquest.

In dramatically different perspectives and contexts, Dr. Matthew Restall places Cortes, Montezuma, and Malinche at the heart of a brutal and violent conflict—the traffic in enslaved and indigenous women and children.

Doors open at 1 pm.

Coffee, cookies, and conversation will follow the lecture.

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Black and white photo of artist Gregg Deal
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Indians in the Wilderness

with Artist Gregg Deal
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 6:30pm7:30pm.

In much of his work, provocative contemporary artist Gregg Deal (Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe) challenges Western perceptions of Indigenous people, touching on issues of race, history, and stereotype. More

Drop-In Drawing
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing

Monthly program on the second Tuesday of the month
Occurs on the second Tuesday of every month. Next Occurs on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Join artist Anna Kaye in our fun and informal creative art sessions. Bring a drawing or sketching project of your own or get started on something new. More

Drop-In Drawing
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing

Monthly program on the second Tuesday of the month
Occurs on the second Tuesday of every month. Next Occurs on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Join artist Anna Kaye in our fun and informal creative art sessions. Bring a drawing or sketching project of your own or get started on something new. More

Drop-In Drawing
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing

Monthly program on the second Tuesday of the month
Occurs on the second Tuesday of every month. Next Occurs on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Join artist Anna Kaye in our fun and informal creative art sessions. Bring a drawing or sketching project of your own or get started on something new. More

Drop-In Drawing
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing

Monthly program on the second Tuesday of the month
Occurs on the second Tuesday of every month. Next Occurs on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Join artist Anna Kaye in our fun and informal creative art sessions. Bring a drawing or sketching project of your own or get started on something new. More

Drop-In Drawing
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing

Monthly program on the second Tuesday of the month
Occurs on the second Tuesday of every month. Next Occurs on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Join artist Anna Kaye in our fun and informal creative art sessions. Bring a drawing or sketching project of your own or get started on something new. More

Drop-In Drawing
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing

Monthly program on the second Tuesday of the month
Occurs on the second Tuesday of every month. Next Occurs on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Join artist Anna Kaye in our fun and informal creative art sessions. Bring a drawing or sketching project of your own or get started on something new. More

Tenzing Rigdol, My World is in Your Blindspot
Event: Lectures & Programs

Logan Lecture: Tenzing Rigdol

Logan Lectures Spring 2019: Into the Fold
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

Artist, activist, and poet Tenzing Rigdol will discuss his upcoming exhibition at the Emmanuel Gallery with curator Sarah Magnatta.

Rigdol was trained in several traditional Tibetan arts, including thangka painting, in India and Nepal.

He moved to the United States and graduated from the College of Arts and Media at the University of Colorado, Denver, in 2005. More

Jordan Casteel, Charles, 2016
Event: Lectures & Programs

Logan Lecture: Jordan Casteel

Logan Lectures Spring 2019: Into the Fold
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 6:00pm7:00pm.

(This lecture is sold out; to be added to the waiting list, please call 720-913-0130.) Jordan Casteel will be talking about her upcoming exhibition, Jordan Casteel: Returning the Gaze, which opens February 2, 2019. More

Book cover for Daniel Libeskind's Edge of Order
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Daniel Libeskind: Edge of Order - talk & book signing

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 6:00pm8:00pm.

Daniel Libeskind is an international figure in architecture and urban design. World renowned for his provocative proposals, he has emerged as the creative force behind innovative landmarks such as the Jewish Museum Berlin, the Denver Art Museum's Hamilton Building, the Royal Ontario Museum’s Michael Lee-Chin Crystal, and New York’s World Trade Center master plan. More

Drop-In Writing at the Denver Art Museum
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Writing

Monthly program on the fourth Tuesday of the month
Occurs on the fourth Tuesday of every month, except December 25, 2018. Next Occurs on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Explore your creativity through the written word in our informal writing sessions led by Michael Henry, executive director of Lighthouse Writers Workshop. More

Drop-In Writing at the Denver Art Museum
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Writing

Monthly program on the fourth Tuesday of the month
Occurs on the fourth Tuesday of every month, except December 25, 2018. Next Occurs on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Explore your creativity through the written word in our informal writing sessions led by Michael Henry, executive director of Lighthouse Writers Workshop. More

Drop-In Writing at the Denver Art Museum
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Writing

Monthly program on the fourth Tuesday of the month
Occurs on the fourth Tuesday of every month, except December 25, 2018. Next Occurs on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Explore your creativity through the written word in our informal writing sessions led by Michael Henry, executive director of Lighthouse Writers Workshop. More

Drop-In Writing at the Denver Art Museum
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Writing

Monthly program on the fourth Tuesday of the month
Occurs on the fourth Tuesday of every month, except December 25, 2018. Next Occurs on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Explore your creativity through the written word in our informal writing sessions led by Michael Henry, executive director of Lighthouse Writers Workshop. More

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