The North Carolina Museum of Art

Senior Samplers

Even if you’ve never picked up a paintbrush, now’s your chance to have fun engaging with art while taking a closer look at works in the Museum’s collection. Each session offers an informal gallery discussion paired with a studio experience exploring subjects in paintings and sculpture. Enhance your appreciation of art and try your hand at artists’ techniques and materials in a relaxed atmosphere.

Tuesday, September 23 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: Fall Color Tour

View some of the Museum’s 19th- and early 20th-century landscape paintings, and then enjoy... Read more >

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Tuesday, September 30 | 10 am

Special Daylong Senior Sampler: Line, Touch, Trace, Cut, and Print

Be inspired by the exhibition Line, Touch, Trace as well as Rembrandt’s copper engraving plates... Read more >

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Tuesday, October 14 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: A Bond without Boundaries

View the special exhibition Sacred Motherhood and additional works from around the world... Read more >

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Tuesday, October 28 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: Go for Baroque

The costumes in baroque portraiture often demand as much attention as the wearer. For this... Read more >

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Tuesday, November 4 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: Walls, Tables, and Floors

Imported to Europe from the East, hand-woven rugs were placed on walls for warmth, tables for... Read more >

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Tuesday, November 18 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: Juicy Fruit

Observe the carefully rendered forms, colors, and textures artists have used to depict luscious... Read more >

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