The North Carolina Museum of Art

July 2013

Friday, July 5 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

Experience the NCMA after dark. Share small plates with friends. Wander the galleries. Relax... Read more >

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Friday, July 5 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: The French Vogue for All Things Japanese

Enthralled by the beauty of Japanese art and design, 19th-century artists in France indulged in... Read more >

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Friday, July 5 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: The French Vogue for All Things Japanese

Enthralled by the beauty of Japanese art and design, 19th-century artists in France indulged in... Read more >

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Saturday, July 6 | 11 am

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Saturday, July 6 | 2 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Tuesday, July 9 | 10 am

Senior Sampler: One of a Kind

Explore color, line, shape, texture, and movement while using a spontaneous painterly method of... Read more >

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Tuesday, July 9 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: One of a Kind

Explore color, line, shape, texture, and movement while using a spontaneous painterly method of... Read more >

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Wednesday, July 10 | 12 pm

Drop-in Studio

Join us for a little hands-on art making time with the kids from noon to 3 pm.

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Wednesday, July 10 | 1 pm

Summer Family Films: Inspired by Nature

Award-winning shorts featuring the insects, plants, animals, and other treasures found in... Read more >

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Friday, July 12 | 11 am

Armchair Travel Series: Three French Provinces - Provence

Breathtakingly beautiful photographs, many taken by Museum lecturer Joseph Covington, transport... Read more >

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Friday, July 12 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

Experience the NCMA after dark. Share small plates with friends. Wander the galleries. Relax... Read more >

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Friday, July 12 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: The Language of Light

Explore impressionist paintings that celebrate this timeless focus: from the natural effects of... Read more >

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Friday, July 12 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: The Language of Light

Explore impressionist paintings that celebrate this timeless focus: from the natural effects of... Read more >

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Friday, July 12 | 7 pm Sold Out, Moved Indoors

Dale Watson and The Lonestars followed by screening of Bernie

Pull up your boots, grab a longneck beer, and enjoy an evening of entertainment, Texas style.... Read more >

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Saturday, July 13 | 10 am

Family Fun Saturday: Portraits in Your Pocket

Do you have a portrait in your pocket?  If you have a coin or bill in there, you do! Design your... Read more >

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Saturday, July 13 | 1 pm

Family Fun Saturday: Portraits in Your Pocket

Do you have a portrait in your pocket?  If you have a coin or bill in there, you do! Design your... Read more >

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Saturday, July 13 | 8 pm

The Duhks with Deep Chatham

It’s not surprising that North Carolina audiences have taken to the Canadian stringband The... Read more >

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Wednesday, July 17 | 12 pm

Drop-in Studio

Join us for a little hands-on art making time with the kids from noon to 3 pm.

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Wednesday, July 17 | 1 pm

Summer Family Films: Action Adventures

Join us for a selection of films about movement, mishap, and adventure!

Luka (2009)
Directed... Read more >

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Friday, July 19 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

Experience the NCMA after dark. Share small plates with friends. Wander the galleries. Relax... Read more >

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Friday, July 19 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: The Impressionist Portrait

Whether featuring family members, friends, patrons, or simply a lingering glimpse of passers-by,... Read more >

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Friday, July 19 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: The Impressionist Portrait

Whether featuring family members, friends, patrons, or simply a lingering glimpse of passers-by,... Read more >

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Saturday, July 20 | 11 am SOLD OUT

Lunch and Lecture: Masterworks from the Chrysler Museum

Just Added: Due to a great response, a second date has been added.

Curator David Steel... Read more >

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Tuesday, July 23 | 10 am SOLD OUT

Daylong Senior Sampler: Portraits from the Past

View various styles of portraits through the centuries, including European masterworks on loan... Read more >

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Wednesday, July 24 | 12 pm

Drop-in Studio

Join us for a little hands-on art making time with the kids from noon to 3 pm.

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Wednesday, July 24 | 1 pm

Summer Family Films: The World according to Me

What makes you unique? Discover the dreams, talents, and personalities that make the characters... Read more >

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Friday, July 26 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

Experience the NCMA after dark. Share small plates with friends. Wander the galleries. Relax... Read more >

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Friday, July 26 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Mother and Child

Explore another timeless subject in art, mother and child, from Renaissance depictions of Mary... Read more >

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Friday, July 26 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Mother and Child

Explore another timeless subject in art, mother and child, from Renaissance depictions of Mary... Read more >

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Friday, July 26 | 7 pm SOLD OUT

Lecture: Rodin’s Paris

Museum lecturer Joseph Covington talks about the extraordinary French sculptor Auguste Rodin.... Read more >

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Saturday, July 27 | 10 am

Family Fun Saturday: Shades and Shadows: Art of the Silhouette

Try your hand at making a silhouette, a popular form of American art in the 19th century. You’ll... Read more >

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Saturday, July 27 | 1 pm

Family Fun Saturday: Shades and Shadows: Art of the Silhouette

Try your hand at making a silhouette, a popular form of American art in the 19th century. You’ll... Read more >

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Tuesday, July 30 | 10 am

Senior Sampler: Working in Harmony

Study how artists organize line, shape, color, value, and texture in a composition to create a... Read more >

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Tuesday, July 30 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: Working in Harmony

Study how artists organize line, shape, color, value, and texture in a composition to create a... Read more >

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Wednesday, July 31 | 12 pm

Drop-in Studio

Join us for a little hands-on art making time with the kids from noon to 3 pm.

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Wednesday, July 31 | 1 pm

Summer Family Films: Exploration

Note: This week's film is appropriate for children ages 8 and up

Tales of the Night (2011)... Read more > Tickets Info