Museum of Contemporary Art Denver director Adam Lerner in the museum at 1485 Delgany St. He's curated the museum for a decade and plans to depart in June. He will not be involved in the search for his successor and will not accept any sort of emeritus role if offered. "I want to see how somebody else takes it in a new direction.” (Jeremy Sparig, Special to The Colorado Sun)

“It’s succeeded beyond our expectations”: Adam Lerner, MCA Denver’s chief animator, is leaving at a high point

Adam Lerner is a high-brow academic with a playful side, which allowed him to cultivate a new generation of museumgoers, sometimes at the expense of traditional supporters. About 10,000 teens visited MCA Denver in 2017.

Culture Primary category in which blog post is published

Take back your news.

Support independent, Colorado-owned journalism by joining The Colorado Sun.

Tags:

Categories:

Nicolais: Don’t be shocked by a drawn-out Democratic primary in Colorado Senate race

Despite the entry of two-term Gov. John Hickenlooper, prepare for 10 months of infighting with progressive candidates

Opinion