Special Programs

The American Museum of Western Art hosts Special Programs throughout the year designed to educate and entertain our guests. Please view our current selection of Special Programs below.

Artful Insight -
Frank Mechau

November 20th, 2017

Colorado artist, Frank Mechau, produced many large scale murals for the Federal Art Project.


Writing the West–Confidence Men

November 29th, 2017

Monthly creative writing session co-led by Lighthouse Writers Workshop.


Artful Insight -
Albert Bierstadt

December 18th, 2017

Albert Bierstadt, namesake of one of Colorado’s 14-ers and Hudson River School artist, is best known for his sublime western landscapes.


Artful Insight -
Frederic Remington

January 8th, 2018

From the thrilling Old West, to the close of the Wild West, Frederic Remington captured a comprehensive record of western culture through his artwork.


Artful Insight -
Charles Marion Russell

January 22nd, 2018

Russell maintained a passion for the West and the western lifestyle, capturing tropes of the cowboy and Indian throughout his career as an artist.


Riding through the West with Cowboys and Ranchers Guided tours

Wednesdays at 1:00pm this January, 2018

Curated docent-led tour, featuring artists and artworks highlighting the stories and myths of cowboys and ranchers. Ride through the galleries with these themed tours in honor of the National Western Stock Show, happening throughout the month of January!


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