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MCA Denver

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    February 21, 2014

    10 things to do for $10 in Denver this weekend (6 free!), February 21-24

    Whether you want to escape to an outer space-themed prom, attend a killer dance party or celebrate the birth of Buffalo Bill, this weekend in Denver has it all for under $10. As a bonus, six of these events are completely free. For a full listing of entertainment options around town, check out the W ... More >>

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    February 20, 2014

    100 Colorado Creatives: Richard Alden Peterson

    #3: Richard Alden Peterson From his stint documenting punk-rockers in the 1970s and snapping art images for the early Bay Area zine Search and Destroy to his current gig -- only one of many -- as house photographer at MCA Denver, Richard Alden Peterson has covered a lot of ground with camera in han ... More >>

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    January 17, 2014

    10 things to do for $10 in Denver this weekend (6 free!), January 17-19

    You may be pinching pennies, but that doesn't mean you have to stay home and re-watch all seven seasons of Buffy on Netflix (though that does seem like a solid option). There are plenty of inexpensive activities in Denver this weekend, from art openings to a screening of Eraserhead. Keep reading for ... More >>

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    December 27, 2013

    Photos: New traditions were made at MCA's XXXmas Craftfair (some images NSFW)

    Christmas is all about traditions, sure, but MCA Denver's Black Sheep Fridays introduced a new holiday custom: decorating anatomically correct dirty cookies and making sparkly pasties pretty enough to adorn an adults-only Christmas tree. Photographer Ken Hamblin III shot the action as pastie-making ... More >>

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    December 19, 2013
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    July 26, 2013

    Patio of the day: MCA Cafe

    The Museum of Contemporary Art Denver is known for its wide range of rotating exhibitions that promote creative expression and innovative art and ideas. But whether you're there to check out exhibits like the Electrical Room, an installation of tangled material, or to hang out in the bubble garden, ... More >>

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    July 4, 2013
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    June 10, 2013

    Ten patios for cocktails and conversation this summer

    It's no secret that in Colorado, we're graced with a ton of sunshine -- so much, in fact, that we brag about it (300 whole days of sunshine a year, if you just moved here last week and haven't heard). In honor of our great weather and equally boast-worthy bar-and-restaurant scene -- as well as a the ... More >>

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    June 19, 2012

    Noah Van Sciver goes to the Denver Zoo

    Editor's note: Westword cartoonist Noah Van Sciver paints the town like nobody else, as demonstrated in his recaps of visits to the Denver Art Museum, the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, our own Artopia, MCA Denver and StarFest 2012. (Make sure you read Noah's blog for more comics and wondermen ... More >>

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    April 25, 2012

    Noah Van Sciver explores the final frontier at StarFest 2012

    Editor's note: Westword cartoonist Noah Van Sciver paints the town like nobody else, as demonstrated in his recaps of visits to the Denver Art Museum, the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, our own Artopia and MCA Denver. (Make sure you read Noah's blog for more comics and wonderment.) Last week ... More >>

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    April 10, 2012

    Reader: To Sir Noah Van Sciver, with love

    Every week, Noah Van Sciver serves up both art and insight into local bands in 4 Questions, his comic. But occasionally we send him out to paint the entire town, as he did for the recent opening at the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver.

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    April 3, 2012

    Noah Van Sciver goes punk at MCA Denver

    Editor's note: Westword cartoonist Noah Van Sciver paints the town like nobody else, as demonstrated in his recaps of visits to the Denver Art Museum, the Denver Museum of Nature and Science and out own Westword Artopia (Make sure you read Noah's blog for more comics and wonderment, including his sp ... More >>

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    February 9, 2012
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    February 2, 2012
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    December 16, 2011

    Have a crap-tastic evening of cheap Christmas crafting at the Museum of Contemporary Art tonight

    ​If you need gifts for your friends and relatives and you've got no Cheddar to spare, then the Cheap Christmas Crapfare at the Museum of Contemporary Art is the place for you tonight. At the Crapfare, which is part of MCA Denver's "Black Sheep Fridays," you'll learn how to make the crappies ... More >>

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    October 20, 2011
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    August 18, 2011
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    June 27, 2011

    Colorado Cocktail Contest wraps up tonight

    ​What does Colorado taste like? We'll finally know tonight, as the ten finalists in the Colorado Cocktail Contest pour out their creations at the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, 1485 Delgany Street. The festivities run from 5 to 9 p.m. and admission is $40 (industry discounts are available) ... More >>

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    May 6, 2011

    First Friday: Seven things to do and see on the artwalk

    ​With blue skies predicted for the next few days, there ain't no way First Friday won't be sprouting artwalkers like dandelions. Spring is here, the art is good and the art districts are alive with the breath of things to come. Here are a few of our First Friday picks.

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    August 13, 2009

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    March 12, 2009

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    March 9, 2009

    Adam Lerner's start gets dumber: Cartoon labrador mars photo of MCA's building

    A photo-illustration from MCA Denver's website. Ever since word leaked out that Adam Lerner, who's guided the Belmar Lab, would replace Cydney Payton as executive director of MCA Denver, many art-scene observers (me included) were concerned that he would bring his hip geegaws and trendy gimcracks t ... More >>

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    February 26, 2009
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    February 19, 2009

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