Calendar

  1. Lunch and Lecture: Hollywood’s Golden Age and the NCMA

    Friday, October 4 | 11 am SOLD OUT

    Many stars of the silver screen were serious collectors of art. Director Billy Wilder famously joked that he started to collect art before he started to collect money....

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  2. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, October 4 | 1:30 pm

    Visitors can join the docent-led tour that meets at the West Building Information Desk each day. This free tour is a wonderful introduction to the Museum’s permanent...

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  3. Art + Wine + Painting = Fun!

    Friday, October 4 | 5:30 pm

    A fun evening of wine and design to bring out your inner artist. Participants meet at the wine bar in West Building, and then the group moves to East Building, where an...

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  4. Friday Night Sound Bites: Docent’s Choice

    Friday, October 4 | 6 pm

    Encounter a painting that once belonged to the famous Kress Collection of European art, and listen to the story of its journey to our Museum.

    Join a Museum docent for a...

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  5. Friday Night Sound Bites: Docent’s Choice

    Friday, October 4 | 7 pm

    Encounter a painting that once belonged to the famous Kress Collection of European art, and listen to the story of its journey to our Museum.

    Join a Museum docent for a...

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  6. Art History Survey Course: Greece, the Aegean, and the Power of Abstraction

    Friday, October 4 | 7 pm

    Popular NCMA lecturer and art educator Joseph Covington covers 5,000 years of art history, “From Pyramids to Pixels,” as reflected in our permanent collection. Topics...

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  7. Contemporaries Exhibition Tour: Brian Ulrich's Copia

    Friday, October 4 | 7 pm

    Museum docents lead a tour exploring contemporary photographer Brian Ulrich’s decadelong investigation of American consumer culture.

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  8. Film: The Crowd Roars

    Friday, October 4 | 8 pm Canceled

    We regret to announce the cancellation of The Crowd Roars. Due to the shutdown of the federal government, we are unable to obtain the film from the Library of Congress...

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  1. John James Audubon’s The Birds of America

    October 4, 2013 – October 4, 2013

    For the first time, a treasure of art publishing that has belonged to the State of North Carolina for more than a century and a half will be exhibited in its entirety at...

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  2. Rodin Court and Garden

    October 4, 2013 – October 4, 2013

    In 2009 the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation donated 30 sculptures to the North Carolina Museum of Art, making it the repository for the most extensive Rodin collection...

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  3. Masterworks from the Chrysler Museum

    April 9, 2013 – January 26, 2014

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  4. Reveal: Portraits by Carrie Levy

    July 21, 2013 – January 26, 2014

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  5. Outsiders: Facing the Camera

    July 21, 2013 – January 26, 2014

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