Current & Upcoming Exhibits

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Orchid Showcase at York Street

Orchid Showcase

Jan. 11 – Feb. 19, 2018
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Escape the cold of winter and be transported to a floral wonderland in the Orangery and Marnie's Pavilion as we present our annual Orchid Showcase. Learn more

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Naturally  Artificial | Works by Jason DeMarte

Naturally Artificial: Works by Jason DeMarte

Feb. 21 - May 20, 2018
Indoor
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Jason DeMarte’s large-scale digital photographs juxtapose idyllic natural landscapes with the visual gluttony of consumerism. Learn more

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Pixelated: Sculpture by Mike Whiting

Pixelated: Sculpture by Mike Whiting

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

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Still image from Four Sided Fantasy, published by Serenity Forge, developed by Ludo Land, 2016

Cyberscapes by Serenity Forge

May 30 - Aug. 5, 2018
Indoor
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Experience landscapes both familiar and strange in the virtual worlds published and developed by video game production studio Serenity Forge. 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
Indoor
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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

Traveling Exhibits

La Calavera Catrina outdoor display

La Calavera Catrina

Outdoor
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Traveling

Experience the rich history and iconography of La Catrina through colorful and joyful large-scale skeleton sculptures. Learn more

Past Exhibits

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Helen Smithwick, "Bad Boys of Spring," watercolor, 2017

Whimsy: Botanical Art & Illustration

Nov. 19, 2017 - Feb. 11, 2018
Indoor
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This juried exhibition celebrates the role of whimsy and humor in botanical art and illustration. Learn more

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Play: Works by Pattie Lee Becker

Aug. 16 - Nov. 5, 2017
Indoor
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Becker’s pattern-rich, highly detailed and playful explorations showcase her process-based dream improvisations. Learn more

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Color: Works by Teresa Booth Brown

Color: Works by Teresa Booth Brown

May 24 - Aug. 6, 2017
Indoor
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Booth Brown uses painting as a chance to make order out of chaos; to organize thoughts and ideas that resist written language. Learn more

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Sculpture by Alexander Calder

Sculpture by Alexander Calder

April 28 - Sept. 24, 2017
Outdoor
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Don’t miss this opportunity to experience Alexander Calder's sculptures among the ever-changing living galleries of Denver Botanic Gardens.  Learn more

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Elusive: Works by Andrew Roberts-Gray

Feb. 22 – May 14, 2017
Indoor
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Artist Andrew Roberts-Gray combines formal abstraction, the painted landscape, and areas of unpainted canvas to create dynamic works that defy traditional genre. Learn more

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Edible: Botanical Art & Illustration

Nov. 20, 2016 - Feb. 12, 2017
Indoor
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Botanical art and illustration is the centuries­-old tradition of portraying plants for scientific purposes and capturing the beauty of the natural world. This exhibition showcases edible plants. Learn more

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