Richard Barnes Artist Talk

Richard Barnes Artist Talk

6 PM October 23, 2019 Join us in Vicki Myhren Gallery in for an evening with Richard Barnes and Rupert Jenkins!   Richard Barnes is a New York-based photographer who has spent over two decades photographing archaeological digs and natural history museums-both institutions of knowledge that seek to preserve the past and mark immutable boundaries around natural truths. The lecture will be facilitated by Rupert Jenkins, former director of the Colorado Photographic Arts Center in Denver (2009 – 2015). Jenkin’s association with Barnes spans three decades and includes several projects at San Francisco Camerawork and also at Redline, Denver. Jenkins is...

April 4 – “F*Bomb” Opening Reception

Please join us to celebrate the opening of “F*Bomb” at the Vicki Myhren Gallery. The event is free and open to the public. This exhibition features the work of former DU professor Sarah Gjertson, alongside the art of her mentors, inspirations, and students. On view until May 5, 2024.

Reception for “Fleeting Presence: The Liminal Art of Daniel Sprick” at the Madden Museum

Reception for “Fleeting Presence: The Liminal Art of Daniel Sprick” at the Madden Museum

Please join us to celebrate the reopening of the Madden Museum and the exhibition “Fleeting Presence: The Liminal Art of Daniel Sprick” curated by sixteen University of Denver students. Organized by a cohort of sixteen students from the School of Art & Art History at the University of Denver, this exhibition explores formal and thematic tensions in the work of Colorado artist Daniel Sprick. Through his adept handling of form, space, color, and light, Sprick creates hauntingly beautiful paintings rooted in the realism of Dutch artists like Johannes Vermeer. His paintings reflect our world back to us, but it’s a...

Exhibition Reception: Vestiges

Exhibition Reception: Vestiges

Please join us for a reception and performance to accompany the current exhibition, Vestiges, at the Davis Gallery. Food and drink provided. All are welcome!