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New exhibition inspires imagination with multisensory features

Throughout history and all over the world, the classic elements of earth, water, air, fire, and æther have been used to explore questions about the origins of life on earth and evoke profound feelings in all humankind.  The Clyfford Still …


Staff Favorites: Nicole Cromartie

by Kristin Feldkamp, Editorial Assistant

We’re taking you behind the scenes again and introducing yet another painting as seen through the eyes of those who spend serious quality time with Clyfford Still’s works—our staff. The newest edition of Staff Favorites


Staff Favorites: David Finch

by Kristin Kirsch Feldkamp, Editorial Assistant

We’re taking you behind the scenes again in our second installment of Staff Favorites, highlighting Clyfford Still’s works through the eyes of those who spend the most time with them. Next up is


Staff Favorites: Bailey Harberg Placzek

In 2019, we’re taking you behind the scenes with staff interviews about their favorite artwork in the Museum’s collection. Our first interview features Bailey Harberg Placzek and her work of choice: PH-963. Placzek, associate curator and catalogue raisonné research


The Well Story

by Kristin Kirsch Feldkamp, Editorial Assistant

“Well, it’s been told over and over again, but it seems that the writers and the people who tell it never get it quite right,” Sandra Still Campbell, Still’s younger daughter, said, in a


Patricia Garske Still (1920 – 2005)

by Kristin Kirsch Feldkamp

Before Women’s History Month comes to a close, we felt it important to shine a spotlight on Clyfford Still’s second wife, Patricia (Pati) Alice Garske Still. Pati was a driving force in preserving Still’s legacy both …


Media Roundup: Bradford in Venice

With the art world and international press focused on the 2017 Venice Biennale this week, we’re taking a moment to share some of the impressive coverage highlighting Mark Bradford. Bradford represents the U.S. in Venice this year with an …


Doors Open Denver

Doors Open Denver (DOD) is an annual two-day event that provides opportunities for residents and visitors to explore our city, creating meaningful connections to the built environment and promoting quality design.

Explore the building that houses the world’s most intact …


Music in the Galleries: Altius Quartet

Join us for this free Friday event on the final weekend of Clyfford Still: The Works on Paper. Altius, the Fellowship String Quartet-In-Residence at University of Colorado Boulder, return to perform Beethoven’s String Quartet No. 14 in C# minor, …


Clyfford Still’s Paintings Take London by Storm

Today the Royal Academy of Arts unveiled Abstract Expressionism—the first comprehensive survey of the eponymous American postwar movement to be mounted in Europe in more than 50 years. The press opening was attended by more than 200 members of …

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Welcome to our new online collection of 2,000+ works of art.

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