Current & Upcoming Exhibits

Chatfield Farms
One Fell Swoop (2019), Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, CO. Photo: Scott Dressel-Martin.

One Fell Swoop by Patrick Dougherty

On View Now
Outdoor
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Chatfield Farms

Denver Botanic Gardens announces a feature art installation at its Chatfield Farms location in Littleton, CO. Learn more

York Street
Ursula von Rydingsvard, Ocean Floor, 1996, ©️ Ursula von Rydingsvard, Courtesy Galerie Lelong & Co. and The Fabric Workshop Museum, 2018. Photo by Carlos Avedaño.

Ursula von Rydingsvard: The Contour of Feeling

May 1 – September 20, 2020
York Street

An ambitious exhibition featuring large cedar sculptures by one of the most influential sculptors working today. Learn more

Past Exhibits

York Street
Deborah Butterfield: The Nature of Horses

Deborah Butterfield: The Nature of Horses

May 23, 2015 - October 18, 2015
Outdoor
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York Street

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
Indoor
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York Street

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

York Street

The Ancient Art of Stone Appreciation

March 30, 2015 - April 24, 2015
Indoor
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York Street

Originating some two thousand years ago in China, the tradition of collecting and appreciating scholars’ stones has endured in contemporary times. Learn more

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Edge of the Plains: Paintings by Sharon Feder

February 18, 2015 - May 3, 2015
Indoor
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York Street

Sharon Feder’s paintings are a testament to her skills of observation. She notices a building or a particular vantage point that is easily overlooked and in the process creates works that are a contemporary reminder of the passage of time. Learn more

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Drawn from Nature: Selections from the School of Botanical Art & Illustration

November 23, 2014 - February 8, 2015
Indoor
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York Street

Botanical art and illustration is the well-established tradition of portraying plants for scientific purposes, recording vanishing species for historical record, or rendering the beauty and inspiration we experience in the flora of the world around us.  Learn more

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Make It Rain: Paintings by Ian Fisher

August 13, 2014 - November 9, 2014
Indoor
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York Street

The cumulous clouds of emerging artist Ian Fisher’s paintings are voluminous and majestic. Intended not only as sublime representations of what clouds actually are–formations as a result of amassed water droplets–but also as an expression of the creativity and timelessness these forms reveal.  Learn more

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