Frederic C. Hamilton -- the oil zillionaire whose name adorns the Daniel Libeskind-designed addition to the Denver Art Museum -- has been a longtime supporter of that institution. He has given the DAM tens of millions of dollars over the years and is currently Chairman Emeritus of the board, having ... More >>
Michael Paglia visits Denver Art Museum in this week's review, taking in the three-part exhibit, Passport to Paris. The shows feature work by big names ranging from Toulouse-Lautrec to Monet. Continue reading for photos from all three exhibits.
Construction has been ongoing for the past couple of weeks, but today was the official groundbreaking for a hip new motel on Broadway, between 12th and 13th avenues, that is being designed to fit in with the city's museum and cultural district in the Golden Triangle. the Art, a hotel, which blends ... More >>
Don't expect a grand pastiche of Impressionists when you walk through the three exhibits that comprise Passport to Paris -- while the Denver Art Museum's fall blockbuster does have its share of Impressionist works, that's only part of the exhibition suite's story, which deftly provides the narrative ... More >>
Not the residence of Don Johnson, but it could be.As city-dwellers, we see an average of probably hundreds of buildings every day, most of which we will never step inside. And for the most part, that's fine, but there are always those buildings that pique our interest, that make us think, "hu ... More >>
Humongous scaffolding being dismantled from entrance to the Hamilton wing I was walking past the Denver Art Museum yesterday and almost couldn't believe my eyes. After seven months of confusing tourists and getting ripped apart by hippie art thieves, the gargantuan construction scaffolding ... More >>
The head of the Denver Art Museum's board of trustees, Frederic C. Hamilton, announced this afternoon that longtime boardmember Cathey McClain Finlon will become the institution's interim president. She is charged with developing long-term planning for the museum and, more tellingly, is expected to ... More >>
A peak under the roof reveals some bad problems -- but a great new show.
William Havu Gallery
Art and music converge in a new Bruce Adolphe composition.
The new shows at Sandy Carson and Havu Gallery create a museum-worthy theme show -- with a short commute between exhibits.
Virginia Mattern's collection of Native American art is at the DAM.
You never know when or where the Invisible Museum will hit, and that's part of the charm. But there's nothing cutesy about the quality work displayed by the faceless, roving venue. Case in point: In response to the opening of the Denver Art Museum's more high-profile Frederic C. Hamilton wing, the ... More >>
Believe it or not, art actually looks good in the Hamilton Building.
The DAM's new Hamilton functions as a 3-D advertisement and as a museum.
The DAM unveils its spectacular new Frederic C. Hamilton Building.
The problem with journalism these days is that reporters are poor. I know: I'm a reporter and I'm poor. All my colleagues are poor, too. It's why, while we talk big game about journalistic integrity, all you have to do is woo us with a continental breakfast (free croissants!) and a grab-bag full of ... More >>
Upcoming changes in and around the Civic Center are being overseen by clowns.
It's business as usual for the Civic Center, Denver's premier urban space.
Denver Art Museum
There's new realism at the Mizel Center, a new spot for the Mizel Museum, and news at the DAM.
The DAM presents an exhibit studded with the state's art stars.
Frederic C. Hamilton
Construction of the new DAM wing is about to begin.