Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904–1989), The Transparent Simulacrum of the Feigned Image, 1938.

(Photo: Courtesy of Denver Art Museum by Tom Loonan)

“Modern Masters: 20th Century Icons from the Albright Knox Gallery”
March 2 - June 8
Denver Art Museum, Denver

Celebrating the work of 40 different contemporary artists such as Vincent van Gogh, Frida Kahlo, Andy Warhol, Salvador Dalí and many others, “Modern Masters” illustrates the dramatic arc that occurred in 20th century painting. The exhibition is co-organized by the Denver Art Museum and the Clyfford Still Museum. 

“I Go On Singing - Paul Robeson’s Life In His Words and Songs”
Feb. 28 - March 9
Aurora Fox Arts Center, Aurora

Actor-singer Anthony Brown tells the story of the multi-faceted life of Paul Robeson, one of the most popular African-American entertainers of the 1930s, through a multi-media event featuring songs, dance, stories and archival footage. 

“Mercy Killers” Colorado Tour
March 1-11, various locations throughout Colorado

A solo show by Juilliard School graduate and Broadway performer Michael Milligan telling the story of a conservative, blue-collar worker whose life enters an unexpected turn when his wife is diagnosed with cancer, and the politics of health-care become more complex than they originally seemed.

Gamelan Tunas Mekar, “The Power of Community: Documenting 25 Years of an American Gamelan Ensemble”
March 2, 1 p.m.
Mercury Cafe, Denver

To celebrate the Colorado-based Gamelan Tunas Mekar ensemble’s 25 year anniversary, the group performs a special multimedia show featuring new and traditional music and dance of Bali, Indonesia.

Diner at Monkey Town in New York City.

(Photo: Courtesy of FAVOREAT)

Monkey Town 4
Feb. 27 - June 1

The EXDO Hall, Denver
A New York City institution brings its cinema and dining experience to Denver, offering patrons dinner and drinks from local restaurants within a 24-foot tall cube, where the work of 18 artists and filmmakers will be projected in an ever-changing display of contemporary video art.