CELEBRATE DENVER’S MID-CENTURY MODERN ARCHITECTURE, DESIGN, AND POP-CULTURE

August 16th thru 25th, 2019

Tours, Talks & Events

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The Bauhaus Centennial at the Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art

Join the Denver Architecture Foundation, and our partner Denver Modernism Week for a special tour – The Bauhaus Centennial. Sponsored by Adrian Kinney, Denver’s Mid-Century Real Estate Expert, this tour […]

The Works of I.M. Pei Walking Tour

This insightful 90-minute walking tour of the late I.M. Pei’s architectural works in downtown Denver will be led by one of the city’s most knowledgeable direct […]

Curator-led Tour of DAM’s “Serious Play” Exhibit

Join Darrin Alfred, curator of architecture and design at the Denver Art Museum, for an exclusive tour of Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America About the Tour […]

Reconstructing Cinderella City: The Rise and Fall of a Mid-Century Shopping Fairytale

An Engaging Presentation and Digital Virtual Tour of The Rise and Fall of a Mid-Century Shopping Fairytale About the Talk & Virtual Tour Experience the colorful […]

16th Street Mall Walking Tour in partnership with Historic Denver

Denver’s Past, Present, and Future Can Be Found on the I.M. Pei-Designed 16th Street Mall. About the Tour Denver’s renowned 16th Street Mall dates from the […]

FREE: Eugene Sternberg – Neighborhoods & Communities Exhibit

Eugene Sternberg: Neighborhoods & Communities Exhibit Across Colorado is the life’s work of modern master architect Eugene D. Sternberg. His 40 year career of over 400 […]

Behind the Scenes of Eugene Sternberg: Neighborhoods and Communities Exhibit

Closing Night of Eugene Sternberg: Neighborhoods and Communities, a Behind the Scenes, Curator Led Tour Across Colorado is the life’s work of modern master Eugene D. […]

Krisana Park/Lynwood Modern Home Tour + Talk

An Open-House Style Home Tour of Multiple Modern Homes in Denver’s Lynwood and Krisana Park Neighborhoods, Preceded by a Talk About Builder H.B. Wolff and Architect […]

Cheesman Park Highrise Walking Tour

A Guided Tour of the Mid-Century Modern Highrises of Cheesman Park About the Tour Experience a unique mix of more than 20 modernist buildings rising high […]

Wellshire Arms Highrise Home Tour – Developer Driven Modernism

A Guided Tour of The Wellshire Arms Residential Highrise, Including a Modern Architect’s Current Residence Built in 1962, the Wellshire was a visionary design that is […]

Iconic Architecture: St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church & Haertling Film Screening

Experience the Architecture of a Sculptural Icon with a Presentation, Film Screening, and Discussion with the Architect’s Son, Filmmaker Joel Haertling. About the Event Marvel under […]

Denver Modernism Tiki Night at Hidden Idol

Celebrate Mid-Century Modern Tiki Subculture in the Best Way Possible — with a Tiki Party at the New Home of Denver’s Renowned Hidden Idol Tiki Bar! […]

Cheesman Park Highrise Walking Tour

A Guided Tour of the Mid-Century Modern Highrises of Cheesman Park About the Tour Experience a unique mix of more than 20 modernist buildings rising high […]

South Dahlia Lane Modern Home Tour + Talk

An Open-House Style Home Tour of Multiple Modern Homes in Denver’s South Dahlia Lane Neighborhood, Preceded by a Talk About their Design and History About the […]

SOLD OUT

SOLD OUT: Mr. Neon’s Mid-Mod Neighborhood Bus Tour

Sit back and relax during a round-trip, narrated windshield tour of some of Denver’s significant mid-mod neighborhoods, departing the Denver Modernism show at 3pm and returning […]

PAST EVENTS

SOLD OUT: Denver Modernism Week’s 2019 Opening Night!!

For the first time ever, come celebrate the opening night of Denver Modernism Week at a hidden, mid-century modern enclave in Southmoor, featuring history and live […]

Sunset Garden Cocktail Party and Neighborhood Walking Tour in Deza Estates

A Mid-Mod Cocktail Party in Northglenn’s Deza Estates, with Live Music, City Views, Garden Atmosphere, and a Neighborhood Walking Tour About the Party and Walking Tour […]

Harvey Park Modern Home Tour + Talk

An Open-House Style Home Tour of Multiple Mid-Century Modern Homes in Denver’s Harvey Park Neighborhood, Including Cliff May Homes and a C.C. Ford Contemporary Ranch Home. […]

Arapaho Hills Historic Modern Home Tour

An Open-House Style Home Tour that is a Rare Opportunity to Experience an “Adventure in Space” in Littleton’s Arapaho Hills Historic District! About the Tour Homes […]

SOLD OUT: Arapahoe Acres 70th Anniversary Modern Home Tour

An Open-House Style Home Tour in One of the Denver Area’s Most Treasured Mid-Century Modern Enclaves About the Tour Homes will be open 10am-1pm. The tour […]

SOLD OUT: Wellshire Arms Highrise Home Tour – Developer Driven Modernism

A Guided Tour of The Wellshire Arms Residential Highrise, Including a Modern Architect’s Current Residence Built in 1962, the Wellshire was a visionary design that is […]

Arapahoe Acres 70th Anniversary Street Party

Celebrate one of Denver’s most treasured mid-century neighborhoods at the Arapahoe Acres 70th Anniversary Street Party! About the Party Party like it’s 1949! Celebrate the 70th […]

Behind the Scenes of Eugene Sternberg: Neighborhoods and Communities Exhibit

Opening Night of Eugene Sternberg: Neighborhoods and Communities, a Behind the Scenes, Curator Led Tour Across Colorado is the life’s work of modern master Eugene D. […]

Curator-led Tour of DAMs “Serious Play” Exhibit

Join Darrin Alfred, curator of architecture and design at the Denver Art Museum, for an exclusive tour of Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America About the Tour […]

SOLD OUT: Littleton’s Mid Mod Mile Evening Walking Tour

Take a golden hour stroll along Littleton’s Mid Mod Mile with Historical Architect Richard Cronenberger! About the Tour It’s a marvelous mile of mid-century marvels! Wander […]

Hilltop’s Francis House + “Making Sense of Modernism” Lecture

Join the Denver Architecture Foundation, and partners Historic Denver and Denver Modernism Week, for a special home tour and lecture - Hilltop's Francis House and Historic Denver's Making Sense of Modernism. Sponsored by Adrian […]

Partner Events and Exhibits

Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America

Serious Play
Design in Midcentury America

Now thru August 25th, 2019
Denver Art Museum
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Denver Mod!

August 23rd thru 25th, 2019
National Western Complex
Pastime / Past Time

Pastime / Past Time

Now thru August 25th, 2019
Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art

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