TAG: Dior: From Paris to the World

Keith Haring, Altarpiece
Blog: Art Stories

Inside the Collection: Altarpiece

Altarpiece, gifted to the Denver Art Museum by Yoko Ono, is considered Keith Haring’s final work, executed weeks before the artist died of AIDS on February 16, 1990. It serves as a testament to the power of creativity and the artist’s willingness to share his vision even as he was mortally ill. More

little girl in front of an image of a model on the staircase on the way to the Dior exhibition
Blog: Kids & Families

Resolutions for an Artful New Year

What to See & Do in January 2019

1. Take a ‘vacation’ at the DAM

Winter break at the DAM is still on through January 6, 2019, so stop by for family fun. The Print Studio, gallery activities, A Walk in the Woods family space, and two Create-n-Takes are open every day. More

a man and two children in the Stampede exhibition
Blog: en español


Aunque existen muchísimas razones para compartir su tiempo y crear experiencias inolvidables con sus seres queridos en el mes de diciembre en el Denver Art Museum, solamente señalaré 10 de ellas.

1. El Denver Art Museum es el mejor lugar para disfrutar las Vacaciones de Invierno (del 22 de diciembre, 2018 al 6 de enero, 2019) y de las actividades bilingües gratuitas para TODA la familia (y sus amigos y visitas) y que incluyen: More

3 visitors holding paper horses they made in the Stampede art exhibition
Blog: Kids & Families

8 Fun Things for Families to Do at the DAM

What to See & Do in November

November is packed with fun things to do at the Denver Art Museum!

Make a masterpiece (Now-January 6)

Step into the world of master printmaker Rembrandt van Rijn in the exhibition Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker. Pick up an LCD drawing board and try recreating one of Rembrandt’s famous works, or get creative put a new spin on one of his prints.


Hellebore dress


From Paris to the World
November 19, 2018–March 17, 2019

Dior: From Paris to the World surveys 70 years of the house of Dior’s enduring legacy and its global influence. A selection of more than 200 couture dresses, as well as accessories, costume jewelry, photographs, drawings, runway videos, and other archival material, will trace the history of the iconic haute couture fashion house, its founder, Christian Dior, and the subsequent artistic directors who carried Dior’s vision into the 21st century. More

Textile Art and Fashion

Textile Art and Fashion

The collections of the department of textile art and fashion encompass over 5,000 objects from Asia, Europe, North and South America, and range from archeological textiles to contemporary works of art in fiber.

During the Martin Building renovation project, the textile art and fashion galleries are closed. Please view select pieces from the Denver Art Museum’s textile art and fashion collection in the cross-departmental exhibition The Light Show. More