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Latin America | Endless Transformation
Sep
8
to Oct 29

Latin America | Endless Transformation

Coming from many lands, races, and perspectives, Latin America: Endless Transformations explores the constant social, political, and cultural reconfiguration that occurs in Latin America. Artists investigate the ways in which communities reshape their own collective identity, a continuous transformation that is visible in the artistic movements taking place throughout the Americas.

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Saber Acomodar | Art & Workshops Of Jalisco 1915-Now
Sep
13
to Jan 21

Saber Acomodar | Art & Workshops Of Jalisco 1915-Now

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SABER ACOMODAR: Art and Workshops of Jalisco 1915-Now presents an investigation of the work carried out in studios and artisanal workshops in Jalisco, Mexico. Focusing on the last 100 years of production, the works included in the exhibition showcase collaborations between artists and artisans (e.g. potters, carpenters, blacksmiths, jewelers, sign painters, and printmakers) who work and live in western Mexico.

Saber Acomodar is the principal exhibition of the Biennial of the Americas, and has been organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver and the Arizona State University Art Museum.

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Frontera | New works by Eduardo Portillo
Sep
14
to Oct 28

Frontera | New works by Eduardo Portillo

Eduardo Portillo has always been captivated with lines, ones that define boundaries and the ones that connect across them. As an immigrant, the borders that divided his country from others, and the lines that connected where he grew up to where he lives now, have had a deep impact on his life.  

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The Seductive Surface
Oct
6
to Oct 28

The Seductive Surface

This one month exhibition highlights work from the gallery as well as work from several new ceramic artists that exploit the unlimited possibilities of surface enhancement. From the earliest known pottery, cultures and peoples have decorated the surfaces of their clay objects. Whether ritual or religious based, or strictly utilitarian, decorative marks are abundant on ceramics.

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And Longing is Overthrown
Oct
19
to Nov 19

And Longing is Overthrown

Please join ATC DENin a works on paper show, And Longing is Overthrown, featuring two of Denver’s long time veterans in the Denver Art Scene, Jason Lee Gimbel and Christopher R. Perez. Jason Lee Gimbel’s charcoal figure drawings are classically informed and borrow from Greek mythology, classical sculpture and traditional figure drawing yet have a conceptual element to them that add a playful juxtaposition of these large scale drawings by added larger than life staples and magnets.  

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Ray-Mart #6
Oct
6
5:00pm 5:00pm

Ray-Mart #6

Ray-Mart is a living art sculpture. It organically changes as people walk into the installation. The store grows as it interacts. Customers get the emotions, smells, tastes, sounds and visuals of each Ray-Mart. It is an immersive interactive experience feeding from its surroundings and giving to all the senses.

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Artist Talk | Francisco Ugarte
Sep
28
7:00pm 7:00pm

Artist Talk | Francisco Ugarte

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MCA Denver is presenting three artist residencies this fall in collaboration with the Guadalajara art laboratory PAOS. Three artists, Francisco Ugarte, Christian Franco and Cynthia Gutierrez, will be in residence in Denver for two weeks each, presenting public programming, working with local artists, and collaborating with the teens in MCA Denver led leadership programs. This project is made possible by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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Geri deGruy Annual Art Open House
Sep
23
1:00pm 1:00pm

Geri deGruy Annual Art Open House

Each year, Geri deGruy holds an Open House event at her home in Castle Rock to showcase some of her work. She is a contemporary fine artist who works in many different mediums, but will display mostly acrylic paintings as well as mixed media pieces. She warmly invites you to come and enjoy an afternoon filled with art, food, drinks and friends!

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CRYBABY OPENING | Latin America: Endless Transformation
Sep
23
10:30am10:30am

CRYBABY OPENING | Latin America: Endless Transformation

Crybaby Openings are where families can come on a Saturday morning and interact with the exhibition on their own terms, instead of the usual evening opening hours. 
Join us for snacks, scavenger hunts and fun projects linked to the exhibition.
All our Crybaby Openings are presented fully in both English and Spanish and we welcome families who speak other languages to join in as well!

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Case Studies
Sep
21
6:00pm 6:00pm

Case Studies

Come drink local beer and sodas and eat delicious foods while we use specific Case Studies from history---like "Argentina in 2001," or "Episode 333 of The Simpsons"---as a way to examine politics, fashion, pop culture, science, economics, etc...and how they all impact our civic life today!

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CRUSH Kick Off Party w/ Formativ and RiNo Art District
Sep
11
5:00pm 5:00pm

CRUSH Kick Off Party w/ Formativ and RiNo Art District

CRUSH celebrates art, urban beautification, creativity, and culture by enriching a community through an arts festival like no other. We believe that public art leads to an improved community as a catalyst for safety, cleanliness, creativity, and conversation.

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Skyfaring
Sep
8
to Oct 21

Skyfaring

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Allison Stewart has gained national recognition for her paintings expressing the complex and disturbing dialogue between man and nature.  Trained as a biologist, Stewart is inspired by increasingly fragile environments and the ultimate interconnectedness of all living things.

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Double Vision: A Glimpse Through The Eyes Of Vice City Bi-products
Sep
8
to Oct 1

Double Vision: A Glimpse Through The Eyes Of Vice City Bi-products

The work on display will explore and contest themes of death, cultural heritage and the artistic tradition of Memento Mori. By incorporating the skeleton, specifically the human skull, into their work, Valle and Bellicchi attempt to explode and override feelings of anxiety towards images of death. 

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Photography for Healing – A Portrait Exhibition
Aug
17
to Sep 9

Photography for Healing – A Portrait Exhibition

 This exhibition illustrates the power of visual arts for healing trauma. This exhibition is the result of a unique project by the late photographer Gary Kaplan, who worked with Stephanie Hamilton-Oravetz to create a series of portraits as part of her ongoing healing from sexual abuse in childhood.

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