Art & Orchids 2019

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

February 18, 2019 - March 3, 2019 @ 9:00 AM

Featuring works created by students in Denver Botanic Gardens’ School of Botanical Art & Illustration, this juried exhibition is part of an artistic tradition of portraying plants for scientific purposes and to celebrate the beauty of the natural world. Experience the surprising diversity of living things whose lives are intimately interconnected with plants.

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Bug Lab

Discovery Place Science

February 18, 2019 - May 5, 2019

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Experience the immersive world of bugs and their amazing abilities that inspire human innovation. Larger-than-life bug models guide a journey through hands-on activities and challenges. Get up close and personal with four insects and their amazing adaptations, the orchid mantis, jewel wasp, dragonfly, and bee. Come unearth what the future would look like if humans could match the...

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Creepy Nature

Schiele Museum

February 18, 2019 - May 31, 2020

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Creepy Nature is designed to share the actual science of weird and unusual plants and animals. This exhibit features horror fiction concepts like vampires, zombies, mummies and alien invaders. Discover the truth behind these mythologies as you follow the expedition of our hero through undersea perils, mysterious jungles, forbidding swamps, and an abandoned mine. 

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Through this Lens

Levine Museum of the New South

February 18, 2019 - April 30, 2019

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

With artistic dialogue, the Through this Lens community will offer our larger community a look through the many lenses of the immigrant experience.

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Bechtler Unseen: Works from the 50s and 60s

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

February 18, 2019 - March 17, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

The exhibition presents more than 100 works from the Bechtler collection that have never been on view to the public. Bechtler will be highlighting works from well-known artists including but not limited to Joan Miró, Georges Braque, Jean (Hans) Arp and Pablo Picasso.

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Special Display: So That the World May Believe

Billy Graham Library

February 18, 2019 - March 30, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Discover how the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association encouraged, trained and inspired evangelists. Go behind the scenes of the historic Itinerant Evangelism conferences in Amsterdam in 1983, 1986 and 2000 through stories, fascinating memorabilia and compelling photos in this special display.

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Hank Willis Thomas: What We Ask Is Simple

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts and Cultur

February 19, 2019 - March 2, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Hank Willis Thomas is a conceptual artist who lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. The exhibit investigates 20th century protests, reminding museum goers that societal tumult is part of a hard-fought battle for equality.

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For Freedoms

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts and Cultur

February 19, 2019 - March 2, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

To further unite the nation, in 2018 For Freedoms launched a 50 State Initiative in which multiple organizations and events embodied an array of voices and sparked a national dialogue about art, education, commerce, and politics. The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts and Culture is proud to be one of many institutions nationwide and the only one in Charlotte to partner with For...

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