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Discover why The Mile High City is the place to be when it comes to incredible arts and culture.

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Her Paris: Women Artists in the Age of Impressionism​

Ends Jan. 14, 2018
The late 1800s were still a restrictive time for women, including female artists. The Denver Art Museum's Her Paris showcases more than 80 paintings by nearly 40 women artists from across Europe and America who moved to Paris to pursue their artistic ambitions despite the societal challenges. 

LAS (H)ADAS

Ends Jan. 14, 2018
Museo de las Americas celebrates five local Chicana artists who have been working in their communities for the last 30 years. This collection of large-scale, site-specific installations depicts the multifaceted identities of Latina women. 

Still & Art

Ends Jan. 21, 2018
Occupying all nine galleries of the Clyfford Still Museum, this exhibition includes more than 80 of Still's pieces alongside other artists’ work, from Leonardo da Vinci to Pablo Picasso. Still & Art is the musueum's first foray into augmented reality, with both traditional printed reproductions and digital images that can only be viewed via handheld device.

SABER ACOMODAR ART AND WORKSHOPS OF JALISCO 1915-NOW

Ends Jan. 21, 2018
Saber Acomodar at MCA DENVER showcases collaborations between artists and artisans in Jalisco, Mexico, over the last 100 years. The artists, potters, jewelers, carpenters, blacksmiths and other artisans of western Mexico combine traditional materials and techniques with contemporary concepts to create entirely new objects and installations. 

BACKSTORY: WESTERN AMERICAN ART IN CONTEXT

Ends Feb. 11, 2018
This exhibition at History Colorado Center features 50 pieces from the collections of History Colorado and the Denver Art Museum's Petrie Institute of Western American Art. Come see landscape paintings by Albert Bierstadt, Frederic Remington bronze sculptures, ancestral Puebloan pottery, American Indian artifacts, Civil War relics, saddles, Rockmount clothing and a chuck wagon.

AI WEIWEI: CIRCLE OF ANIMALS/ZODIAC HEADS

Ends Oct. 17, 2018
According to the Chinese zodiac, 2017 is a year of the Rooster. But with the arrival of Chinese artist Ai Weiwei's Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads — the artist's first major public sculpture project — it's also a year of the Dog. And Dragon. And Ox. And Tiger. The twelve bronze animal heads are on display in Civic Center Park for a year.

STAMPEDE: ANIMALS IN ART

Ends May 9, 2019
After visiting Ai Weiwei's Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads, animal lovers will want to head to Denver Art Museum for Stampede: Animals in Art, which features more than 300 animal drawings, paintings, sculptures, masks and more from various times and cultures. The exhibit also includes an interactive space where video gamers can learn about the creative process behind the Never Alone video game created by Native North Alaskan storytellers.

SPECIAL EVENTS

DENVER ARTS WEEK

Nov. 3–11, 2017 
Denver Arts Week — an annual celebration of The Mile High City's creative culture — takes place in museums, art galleries, theaters and concert halls across seven neighborhood art districts. It also includes the popular Free Night At The Museums, where several of the city's greatest museums stay open late and waive their usual fees, including the Clyfford Still Museum, Denver Art Museum, Molly Brown House Museum and more. 

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