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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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REMBRANDT: PAINTER AS PRINTMAKER

Ends Jan. 6, 2019
Denver Art Museum will be the sole venue for Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker, which will showcase more than 100 prints, drawings and paintings from Rembrandt van Rijn’s career spanning from 1625 to 1665.

Welded & Fabricated Poetry: The Artistic Life of Elizabeth Yanish Shwayder 

Ends Jan. 6, 2019
The Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art is featuring highlights from the work of Elizabeth Yanish Shwayder who came to Colorado in the late 1940s. Her sculptures have been shown widely in galleries in the United States, England and Italy. 

CLAES OLDENBURG WITH COOSJE VAN BRUGGEN: DRAWING

Ends Jan. 6, 2019
Modern artists Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen are known for their monumental and imaginative sculptures, located in major cities throughout the world. This exhibition presents drawings and one sculpture spanning the artists’ careers from 1961 through 2001.

EYES ON: JULIE BUFFALOHEAD

Ends Jan. 20, 2019
Eyes On is a multi-year art series that features the work of contemporary artists. Minnesota-based Julie Buffalohead, a citizen of the Ponca Tribe of Oklahoma, often uses animals in her artwork to illustrate the commercialization of American Indian culture.

EYES ON: SHIMABUKU

Ends Jan. 20, 2019
Eyes On: Shimabuku features a video by Japanese artist Shimabuku that follows a group of Japanese snow monkeys in a Texas sanctuary.

TARA DONOVAN: FIELDWORK

Ends Jan. 27, 2019
Known for her transformation of mundane materials into elaborate, mind-bending objects, Tara Donovan's latest exhibit includes sculpture, drawings, works on paper and site-responsive installations that evoke the natural world in nuanced and unexpected ways.

EL INFINITO

Ends Feb. 23, 2019
This exhibit explores some of the powerful images taken by different satellites of Latin America over the past 20 years and the connection that exists between people, satellites and the Infinite — the eternal inhabitants of the universe.

Stampede: Animals in Art 

Ends May 19, 2019
Whether depicted as faithful companions or threatening adversaries, animals have been the subjects of human art for centuries. Stampede allows visitors to consider the roles animals play in our lives and in our art through more than 300 paintings, sculptures and more at Denver Art Museum

COMING SOON

Dior: From Paris to the World 

Nov. 19, 2018–March 3, 2019
Denver Art Museum will host the U.S. debut of the renowned exhibition, Dior: From Paris to the World. Surveying more than 70 years of the House of Dior’s legacy and influence, the exhibit features a selection of 150 haute couture dresses, accessories, photos, original sketches and archival material. 

JORDAN CASTEEL: RETURNING THE GAZE

Feb. 2–June 2, 2019
Denver-born artist Jordan Casteel chooses her subjects by walking around her neighborhood in Harlemn, New York, and taking photographs, which she then translates into larger-than-life portraits, revealing individuals and atmospheres that often go unnoticed. 

TREASURES OF BRITISH ART

Mar. 2, 2019–Jan. 9, 2020
Treasures of British Art: The Berger Collection features more than 60 paintings by masters such as Anthony van Dyck, Adriaen van Diest, John Singer Sargent and Thomas Hudson, gifted to the Denver Art Museum by the Berger Collection Educational Trust. 

SERIOUS PLAY: DESIGN IN MIDCENTURY AMERICA

May. 5–Aug. 25, 2019
This unique exhibit presents the concept of playfulness in postwar America as a catalyst for creativity and thoughtful design in everything from home furnishings, to children’s toys, to corporate offices. 

CLAUDE MONET: THE TRUTH OF NATURE

Oct. 20, 2019–Feb. 2, 2020
Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature is the most comprehensive exhibition of Monet paintings in the United States in more than two decades, featuring more than 100 paintings spanning Monet's entire career. This exhibit focused on the renowned impressionist's relationship with nature as he traveled across Europe, including the landscapes of France, the Mediterranean, London, Norway and the Netherlands.

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