About

The Dikeou Collection is a Contemporary Art Collection in Downtown Denver that was established in 1998 by siblings, Devon Dikeou and Pany Dikeou. It is free and open to the public. Operating as an extension of New York publication zingmagazine, the Dikeou Collection features work of approximately 30 international artists. Devon Dikeou is an artist herself, the founder, editor, and publisher of zingmagazine, as well as a collector. Her interest in the platform of exchange between collector, artist, viewing context—museum, collection, gallery, magazine—and viewer engendered her artistic practice, zingmagazine, and the formation of the Dikeou Collection.

 

SELECTED PRESS

Devon Maldonado, “A Private Collection Dedicated to Conceptual and Cumbersome Art,” Hyperallergic, August 2016

“5280 Best Bets: Fresh Jazz and Crisp Vinyl Series: Orenda,” 5280, August 2016

Ray Rinaldi, “You’ve driven past Denver’s Dikeou Pop-Up space, but never seen it,” The Denver Post, January 2016

Ray Rinaldi, “Denver’s Best Jazz Club You Don’t Know About,” The Denver Post, October 2015

“5280 Best Bets: Dikeou Dual Opening Reception with Black Cube,” 5280, October 2015

“5280 Best Bets: Family Saturday Workshop: Rainer Ganahl,” 5280, August 2015

“The Photography World Goes Mile High,” PDN Photo of the Day, April 2015

Sarah Goldblatt, “Immersed: Art Permeates Every Facet of Artist, Collector and Publisher Devon Dikeou’s Life and You’re Invited In,” Modern in Denver, Spring 2014

Becky Morgan, “Denver’s best-kept art secret is on the 16th Street Mall,” Colorado Public Radio, April 2014

BMW Art Guide By Independent Collectors, “Interview with Devon Dikeou, The Dikeou Collection – Denver, USA,” Independent Collectors, October 2013

Michael Roberts, “Denver’s top eleven hidden tourism gems,” Westword, July 2013

Ray Rinaldi, “2013 Doors Open Denver: 5 tips for exploring this year’s (free) architectural extravaganza,” April 2013

Susan Froyd, “Ten Shows to See for Month of Photography,” Westword, March 2013

Leanne Goebel, “Dikeou Collection Denver a Quirky Find,” Adobe Airstream, June 2011

Leanne Goebel, Dikeou Collection Video Tour, May 2011

Hillary Oswald, “The Art of Collecting,” Colorado Homes & Lifestyles, September/October 2008

David Tyda, “Good Design Does Denver,” Desert Living, May/June 2008

Gene Sloan, “Denver’s art scene soars,” USA Today, October 2007

Mary Voelz Chandler, “In the Galleries: The Dikeou Collection,” Rocky Mountain News, March 2007

Stephanie Cash, “Report From Colorado: The Hills Are Alive,” Art in America, February 2007

Julia Morton, “Unwrapping the Wing,” Art Papers, January/February 2007

Walter Robinson, “Rocky Mountain High” (excerpt), Artnet, October 2006

Walter Robinson, “Rocky Mountain High,” Artnet, October 2006

“19 Awesome Mile High Attractions to Add to Your Denver List (That Are Totally Free),” www.aroundme.com