Behind the Scenes at the DAM: Becoming Van Gogh

Historic LoDo: Dr. Timothy Standring is the Gates Foundation Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the Denver Art Museum and curator of Becoming Van Gogh, a world-exclusive exhibition of more than 70 of Van Gogh’s paintings and drawings from around the world. Dr. Standring will present a look at the process of bringing Becoming Van Gogh to life. From negotiating loans from more than 60 public and private collections, to the travel required to acquire these treasures, Timothy will share behind-the-scenes stories of an exhibition that has been years in the making. Guests are invited to join us at 7 pm for a light refreshments provided by Whole Foods Market prior to the presentation.

Denver Art Museum’s website


Event date: 
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
1628 16th St.
80202 Denver
Van Gogh: The Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9780375507489
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Published: Random House - October 18th, 2011

Becoming Van Gogh Cover Image
By Timothy J. Standring (Editor), Louis Van Tilborgh (Editor), Simon Kelly (Essay by)
ISBN: 9780300186864
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Published: Yale University Press - November 1st, 2012

The Letters of Vincent Van Gogh Cover Image
By Mark Roskill (Editor)
ISBN: 9781416580867
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Published: Touchstone Books - November 1st, 2008

Vincent Van Gogh Coloring Book Cover Image
ISBN: 9783791343310
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Published: Prestel Publishing - August 24th, 2009

The Treasures of Vincent Van Gogh Cover Image
ISBN: 9780233003559
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Published: Andre Deutsch - August 7th, 2012

Van Gogh and the Colors of the Night Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780870707360
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Published: Museum of Modern Art - September 1st, 2008