Current & Upcoming Exhibits

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Pixelated: Sculpture by Mike Whiting

April 28 - Sept. 23, 2018
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Sculptures created within the pixelated aesthetic of vintage video games are featured throughout the Gardens’ natural landscapes. Learn more

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Randy Raak, Bee-line, 2013, ink and watercolor on scratchboard.

Invisible Links: Botanical Art & Illustration

Aug. 15 - Oct. 14, 2018
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Denver Botanic Gardens’ School of Botanical Art & Illustration presents its annual juried exhibition highlighting students’ best achievements in a variety of media. Learn more

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Ricardo Soltero, La Vendedora de flores, 2017, mixed media

Winged Souls

Oct. 13 - Nov. 4, 2018
Outdoor
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Join the Gardens in celebrating Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, with an exploration of the symbolism of monarch butterflies and the iconic and elegant female figure known as La Catrina. Learn more

Past Exhibits

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Viewing Stones, Chinese Scholar Stones and Japanese Suiseki

Viewing Stones, Chinese Scholar Stones and Japanese Suiseki

March 21 – April 15, 2016
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Experience the beauty of ancient natural objects used for contemplation and as a reminder of our connection to the natural world. Learn more

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V for Vegetables

V for Vegetables

Feb. 25 - May 15, 2016
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Explore the historical and contemporary graphic traditions surrounding the victory gardening movement and celebrate the virtue of growing food in your own backyard. Learn more

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Steppe Plants: Botanical Illustrations Featuring Plant Select

Nov. 22, 2015 - Feb. 14, 2016
Indoor
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This juried exhibition highlights species from Plant Select, a leading non-profit cultivator, distributor and educator of plants suited to the high plains and intermountain regions.  Learn more

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Within Range: Paintings by Theodore Waddell

August 19, 2015 - November 8, 2015
Indoor
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Waddell features cattle-scattered panoramas in his paintings. Influenced by time spent in New York in the 1960s, he combines elements of abstract expressionism with landscape to create a singular style. Organized in collaboration with Visions West Gallery. Learn more

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Deborah Butterfield: The Nature of Horses

Deborah Butterfield: The Nature of Horses

May 23, 2015 - October 18, 2015
Outdoor
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Deborah Butterfield captures the essence of the horse with her contemporary sculpture—characters of strength, spirit and grace. Explore the American artist’s use of minimalistic line and powerful form amid the Gardens’ outdoor environment. Learn more

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Broken: Horse-Riding Textiles

May 9, 2015 - August 9, 2015
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Broken: Horse-Riding Textiles examines weavings that have developed as a result of horse culture and hold a special beauty and significance. Learn more

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