The North Carolina Museum of Art

February 2014

Saturday, February 1 | 8 am

Member Trip: Hollywood Costume Exhibition, Richmond, Virginia

Board the bus with fellow Museum members as we head to Richmond for a day focusing on film. Our... Read more >

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Saturday, February 1 | 9:30 am

Educator Workshop: Using Art to Develop the Whole Child

Investigate how the visual arts can support your students’ ability to think critically,... Read more >

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Saturday, February 1 | 10 am

Final Weekend: Porsche by Design

We're celebrating the final weekend of Porsche by Design with great prizes and more!

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Saturday, February 1 | 10:30 am

Weekend Family-Friendly Tours

Half-hour tours for kids age 5 to 10 and their adult companions. Join a Museum guide for a... Read more >

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Saturday, February 1 | 11 am SOLD OUT

Book Club Discussion: Indigo: Egyptian Mummies to Blue Jeans

Indigo: Egyptian Mummies to Blue Jeans, Jenny Balfour-Paul

A history of one of the world’s... Read more >

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Saturday, February 1 | 12:30 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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Saturday, February 1 | 2:30 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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Sunday, February 2 | 10 am

Final Weekend: Porsche by Design

We're celebrating the final weekend of Porsche by Design with great prizes and more!

Visitors... Read more >

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Sunday, February 2 | 10:30 am

Weekend Family-Friendly Tours

Half-hour tours for kids age 5 to 10 and their adult companions. Join a Museum guide for a... Read more >

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Sunday, February 2 | 12:30 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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Sunday, February 2 | 2:30 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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Thursday, February 6 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course
Perfect Places: Chateaux, Villas, and Country Houses

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Thursday, February 6 | 7 pm Sold Out

Champagne + Chocolate

Treat yourself at our annual chocolate-tasting event, hosted this year at the NCMA. Enjoy a... Read more >

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Friday, February 7 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

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

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Friday, February 7 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Small Changes, Big Effects

Revision is part of the artistic process. Examine how small changes can have dramatic effects on... Read more >

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Friday, February 7 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Small Changes, Big Effects

Revision is part of the artistic process. Examine how small changes can have dramatic effects on... Read more >

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Friday, February 7 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course
Perfect Places: Chateaux, Villas, and Country Houses

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, February 7 | 8 pm

Film: They Drive by Night

A hardscrabble wildcat trucking firm run by two brothers hauling fruit from the California... Read more >

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Saturday, February 8 | 10 am SOLD OUT

Special Family Fun Saturday: Brushstrokes

Celebrate the opening of OPQRS, Etc., a fable about color and self-expression. Actors present a... Read more >

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Saturday, February 8 | 10 am SOLD OUT

Sculpture Class

Fayetteville, N.C. Award-winning artist Paris Alexander introduces sculpting techniques for a... Read more >

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Saturday, February 8 | 12:30 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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Saturday, February 8 | 2:30 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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Sunday, February 9 | 10 am SOLD OUT

Sculpture Class

Fayetteville, N.C. Award-winning artist Paris Alexander introduces sculpting techniques for a... Read more >

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Sunday, February 9 | 12:30 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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Sunday, February 9 | 2 pm sold out

Film: In So Many Words

A remarkable documentary explores the inner life of Dr. Lucy Daniels, whose childhood has both... Read more >

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Sunday, February 9 | 2:30 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, February 11 | 10 am

Senior Sampler: Messages through Time

Consider how artists through the centuries have used words with images to record things of... Read more >

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Tuesday, February 11 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: Messages through Time

Consider how artists through the centuries have used words with images to record things of... Read more >

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Wednesday, February 12 | 6:30 pm Sold Out

Dining after Dark
Scaling Down—Why Size Matters in Dutch Paintings

Join Curator of Northern European Art Dennis Weller as he tours the cabinet-sized paintings in... Read more >

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Thursday, February 13 | 10:30 am CANCELED

What’s in the Box?: People

Portraits can tell us a lot about a person. Come to the Museum and explore people in art.

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Thursday, February 13 | 11 am CANCELED

What’s in the Box?: People

Portraits can tell us a lot about a person. Come to the Museum and explore people in art.

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Thursday, February 13 | 11 am Rescheduled

Art History Survey Course
The Restless 19th Century: Neoclassicism to Realism

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Thursday, February 13 | 11:30 am CANCELED

What’s in the Box?: People

Portraits can tell us a lot about a person. Come to the Museum and explore people in art.

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Thursday, February 13 | 5:30 pm CANCELED

Webinar: Transformative Learning—Using Art to Develop the Whole Child

Investigate how using the visual arts in your classroom can support your students’ ability to... Read more >

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Friday, February 14 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

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

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Friday, February 14 | 5:30 pm Full

Valentine’s Day Dinner at Iris

Celebrate with a glass of bubbly. Linger over live music. Browse the galleries hand in hand.... Read more >

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Friday, February 14 | 6:30 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: An Affair to Remember

Some love is meant to last. Explore images and symbols of love that have stood the test of time.... Read more > Info

Friday, February 14 | 7 pm Rescheduled

Art History Survey Course
The Restless 19th Century: Neoclassicism to Realism

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, February 14 | 7:30 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: An Affair to Remember

Some love is meant to last. Explore images and symbols of love that have stood the test of time.... Read more > Info

Friday, February 14 | 8 pm

Film: Desire

A Detroit auto engineer on a Spanish holiday encounters a jewel thief in this chic and frothy... Read more >

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Saturday, February 15 | 9:30 am Sold Out

Sacred Writing: The Art of Hieroglyphs

Join NCMA Egyptologist Caroline Rocheleau as she reveals the secrets of ancient Egypt’s... Read more >

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Saturday, February 15 | 12:30 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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Saturday, February 15 | 2:30 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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Sunday, February 16 | 12:30 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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Sunday, February 16 | 2:30 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, February 18 | 10 am

Daylong Senior Sampler
Good Enough to Eat: Still Life Revisited

An in-depth look at Bride, the five-tiered, 10-foot-tall glass sculpture by Beth Lipman, leads... Read more >

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Thursday, February 20 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course
The Impressionists

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, February 21 | 11 am SOLD OUT

Lunch and Lecture
Torah Adornment: Color, Fabric, and Trim

Discover how the design elements for the Museum’s three silver Torah ensembles reflect the... Read more >

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Friday, February 21 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

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

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Friday, February 21 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Making a Mark

How and why do some artists emphasize the marks they make in a work? Consider some of the... Read more >

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Friday, February 21 | 6 pm

Link up with the artists of Close to Home: A Decade of Acquisitions

Join us for an evening of conversation with artists cool enough to call North Carolina home.

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Friday, February 21 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Making a Mark

How and why do some artists emphasize the marks they make in a work? Consider some of the... Read more >

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Friday, February 21 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course
The Impressionists

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, February 21 | 8 pm

Film: Chico and Rita

Havana, 1948. Chico, a pianist (his music by legendary Bebo Valdés) and Rita, a sensual... Read more >

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Saturday, February 22 | 10 am SOLD OUT

Special Family Fun Saturday: Colorful Materials

Celebrate the opening of OPQRS, Etc., a fable about color and self-expression. Actors present a... Read more >

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Saturday, February 22 | 12:30 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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Saturday, February 22 | 2:30 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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Sunday, February 23 | 12:30 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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Sunday, February 23 | 2:30 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, February 25 | 10 am

Senior Sampler: Lasting Impressions

Look at how artists capture a moment in time with flickering brushstrokes of color. Experiment... Read more >

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Tuesday, February 25 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: Lasting Impressions

Look at how artists capture a moment in time with flickering brushstrokes of color. Experiment... Read more >

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Thursday, February 27 | 10:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Places

Whether we are traveling near or far, places shape our experience of the world. Come to the... Read more >

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Thursday, February 27 | 11 am

What’s in the Box?: Places

Whether we are traveling near or far, places shape our experience of the world. Come to the... Read more >

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Thursday, February 27 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course
Cézanne and Rodin

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Thursday, February 27 | 11:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Places

Whether we are traveling near or far, places shape our experience of the world. Come to the... Read more >

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Friday, February 28 | 11 am Sold Out

Hands-On Archaeology Lab

Have you ever dreamed of being an archaeologist? Or wondered what it felt like to hold a piece... Read more >

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Friday, February 28 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

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

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Friday, February 28 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Made to Order

How does art change when made for a specific patron? Examine an ancient Greek vase to see what... Read more >

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Friday, February 28 | 6:30 pm

Hands-On Archaeology Lab

Have you ever dreamed of being an archaeologist? Or wondered what it felt like to hold a piece... Read more >

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Friday, February 28 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Made to Order

How does art change when made for a specific patron? Examine an ancient Greek vase to see what... Read more >

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Friday, February 28 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course
Cézanne and Rodin

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, February 28 | 8 pm

Film: To Catch a Thief

The Master of Suspense’s breeziest caper pits a retired jewel thief against a cool beauty. Black... Read more >

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