GardenNews.biz - Apr 14,2017 - DENVER BOTANIC GARDENS - MORE JUNE HAPPENINGS
TOURS / LECTURES
Calder: Monumental Tour
Friday-Sunday, 9:30-10:30 a.m. and 6-7 p.m.
Learn more about the artworks with a docent guide during a one-hour tour of the exhibition
Curator Conversation- Calder: Monumental
Thursday, June 8, 9:30-10:30 a.m.
$17, $15 member, $13 student
Enjoy a tour of the exhibition with a Gardens’ curator to learn interesting details about the sculptures.
Every Drop Counts Tour
Thursday, June 8, 17, 5-6 p.m.; June 21, 9:30-10:30 a.m.
$14, $12 member, $10 student
Do you want a garden that is beautiful and requires little water? Or, are you new to the Denver area and want some ideas of plants well suited for our climate and soil? Come join a docent-led tour that explores gardens full of texture and color made up of plants that can thrive in semi-arid climates.
Lecture- Calder: Connected to the Contemporary
Thursday, June 8, 6-8 p.m.
$25, $20 member
Curator Lynne Warren presents examples that demonstrate the effect Alexander Calder has had on artists working today. Warren curated the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago’s exhibition Alexander Calder and Contemporary Art: Form, Balance, Joy, authoring a book by the same name. She has written more than 30 exhibition catalogs and has taught courses at prominent Chicago universities.