Acquisition Highlights From the Denver Art Museum

During 2017, the Denver Art Museum strategically enhanced the breadth and depth of its collection through a variety of major acquisitions, a preview of which you'll see here.

Peter Paul Rubens and the Power of Transformation

“Rubens. The Power of Transformation” comprises about 100 items — including 31 paintings and 23 drawings by the master — and explores a hitherto little-regarded aspect in his creative process.

Britishness, Identity, and Craftsmanship: The Work of Grayson Perry

Turner Prize winner Grayson Perry is a vivid chronicler of contemporary life, boldly tackling subjects that are universally human, such as identity, gender, social status, sexuality and religion. Learn about his art and his current Vero Beach exhibition here.

The Gestural, Massive Totems of Herb Alpert

Herb Alpert’s expressive use of various media engages the viewer with a captivating sense of movement and form, translating into a lyrical and unforgettable experience.

The Revitalization of Cincinnati, Caught on Canvas

The Richmond Art Museum’s grand reopening features “Concrete Dreams,” a collection that’s inspired by urban transformation in nearby Cincinnati.

Art News: Portrait Unveiling for President and Mrs. Barack Obama

The two portraits were commissioned by the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery. Discover who the chosen artists are in this fine art news snippet.

Coming Soon: The Art Show 2018 (New York)

Highlights of the fair include a range of new works, including many specially conceived for The Art Show such as new works on paper by Nicole Eisenman; a suite of new drawings by Tal R; and photographs by Catherine Opie.

Rushnyky: Sacred Ukrainian Textiles

This exhibition features celebrates and explores Ukrainian culture through one of its most ancient and valued traditions. Learn more about "rushnyky..."

Pioneers of Legend and Exceptional Landscapes

"Masters’ seeks to engage audiences with a wide range of artistic narratives about the American West, from its pioneers of legend and exceptional landscapes to contemporary Native artists who are reinventing traditional images, art forms, and styles."

“Parts”: Inspired by the Skeletal Remains of Metal

For the past three years, Michael Kareken has visited auto salvage yards and created drawings of the skeletal remains of cars and trucks. Learn about his current exhibition at Groveland Gallery and see what draws him to this subject...

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