The Biennial of the Americas is an international festival of ideas, art, and culture that inspires critical thinking and promotes action. 

Please join us in celebrating the 2013 Biennial at a series of public events hosted throughout downtown Denver. Events include: four days of thought-provoking symposia, an exhibition of public art and architectural installations, and two evenings of public parties. Attend and experience:

  • Thought-provoking dialogue between renowned leaders from across the Americas such as Governor John Hickenlooper, Arianna Huffington, Arne Duncan, Eric Schmidt, Tina Brown, Jean Case, Alberto Aleman Zubieta, and many more!
  • Engaging discourses in art, architecture, film, and performance
  • Exciting cultural celebrations!



2013 Biennial of the Americas



Tuesday, July 16

5:30 p.m. - Symposium, Unleashing Human Potential:  Reinventing Communities: Business, and Education


Wednesday, July 17

5:30 p.m. - Symposium, Reinventing Communities and How We Live


Thursday, July 18

5:30 p.m. - Symposium, Reinventing Business as Usual

8:30 p.m. - Public Party hosted by Mexico (Bike and Film)


Friday, July 19

5:30 p.m. - Symposium, Reinventing Education for the Global Market

8:30 p.m. - Public Party hosted by Denver


July 17-September 2

Draft Urbanism, Art exhibitions and architectural installations



Symposia - Buell Theatre, 950 13th St, Denver, CO 80202

Public Parties - Civic Center Park, E. Broadway Ave. & Colfax, Denver, CO 80202

Art Exhibitions and Architectural Installations - (see website for all venue listings)



For tickets and more information, please visit the Biennial's website at