Calendar

  1. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Tuesday, February 21 | 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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  2. Online Course: The Photography of Ansel Adams through a Contemporary Lens

    Saturday, January 21 | 8 am

    Explore the enduring impact of Ansel Adams's photography through interviews with contemporary North Carolina photographers, such as Elizabeth Matheson and Burk Uzzle. This...

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  3. Online Course: Visual Literacy—Making Connections with Works of Art

    Monday, January 23 | 8 am

    This five-week course explores the relevance of visual literacy in every classroom. The course includes opportunities for educators to practice concept mapping,...

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  4. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Wednesday, February 22 | 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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  5. Art + Cuisine: Ansel Adams—Shades of Gray

    SOLD OUT - Wednesday, February 22 | 6:30 pm

    One man, one camera captured the essential beauty of nature. Join curator Linda Dougherty for a fascinating look at how this monochromatic master developed his timeless...

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  6. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Thursday, February 23 | 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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  7. Special screening of Olympic Pride, American Prejudice

    Thursday, February 23 | 7:30 pm

    (2016) Directed by Deborah Riley Draper. (82 min.)

    The screening is followed by a discussion with Executive Producer Amy Tiemann.

     

    Olympic Pride, American Prejudice...

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  8. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, February 24 | 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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  9. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Majesty and Motion”

    Friday, February 24 | 6 pm

    Join a Museum docent for a casual, in-depth exploration of a single work of art. Discover connections between art in the Museum’s permanent collection and images in special...

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  10. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Majesty and Motion”

    Friday, February 24 | 7 pm

    Join a Museum docent for a casual, in-depth exploration of a single work of art. Discover connections between art in the Museum’s permanent collection and images in special...

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  11. My Darling Clementine

    Friday, February 24 | 8 pm

    (1946) Directed by John Ford. Henry Fonda, Linda Darnell, Victor Mature. (97 min.) DCP.

    Masterful John Ford stages the gunfight at the OK Corral with chiaroscuro...

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  12. Saturday Morning Cartoons: PancakeBot Breakfast and All-Ages Cartooning Workshop

    Saturday, February 25 | 9 am

    Remember the days when you woke up on Saturday mornings to watch your favorite cartoons? Have you ever wanted to try your hand at creating your own cartoons? If so, join us...

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  13. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Sports and Games

    Saturday, February 25 | 10:30 am

    On your mark, get set, go! Learn about playful games and ancient competitions on view in art at the Museum. 

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions....

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  14. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Heroes

    Saturday, February 25 | 10:30 am

    How do artists celebrate great people, places, and things? Discover art to admire in the collection.

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Join a...

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  15. Member Lecture: “A Day with Ansel Adams”

    Saturday, February 25 | 10:30 am

    The exhibition Ansel Adams: Masterworks focuses on “The Museum Set,” a collection of photographs chosen by Adams himself as the best work of his career. The lecture, by by...

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  16. Family Tours of Ansel Adams: Masterworks

    Saturday, February 25 | 11:30 am

    Half-hour tour for families with children age 6–12; free tour with paid exhibition ticket for Ansel Adams: Masterworks. Sign up that day; first come, first served. Meet...

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  17. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, February 25 | 11:30 am

    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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  18. Teen Workshop: Synth Worlds

    Saturday, February 25 | Noon

    Inspired by Ansel Adams: Masterworks, artist and educator Neill Prewitt introduces experimental photographic and drawing methods to document “landscapes” built with natural...

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  19. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, February 25 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  20. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, February 25 | 1 pm

    Want to know more about a work of art? Ask a question, learn the inside story about what’s on the walls, or just talk about what you see.

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  21. Family Tours of Ansel Adams: Masterworks

    Saturday, February 25 | 1:30 pm

    Half-hour tour for families with children age 6–12; free tour with paid exhibition ticket for Ansel Adams: Masterworks. Sign up that day; first come, first served. Meet...

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  22. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, February 25 | 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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  23. Family Tours of Ansel Adams: Masterworks

    Saturday, February 25 | 2:30 pm

    Half-hour tour for families with children age 6–12; free tour with paid exhibition ticket for Ansel Adams: Masterworks. Sign up that day; first come, first served. Meet...

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  24. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, February 25 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  25. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Sports and Games

    Sunday, February 26 | 10:30 am

    On your mark, get set, go! Learn about playful games and ancient competitions on view in art at the Museum. 

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions....

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  26. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Heroes

    Sunday, February 26 | 10:30 am

    How do artists celebrate great people, places, and things? Discover art to admire in the collection.

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Join a...

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  27. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, February 26 | 11:30 am

    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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  28. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, February 26 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  29. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, February 26 | 1 pm

    Want to know more about a work of art? Ask a question, learn the inside story about what’s on the walls, or just talk about what you see.

    READ MORE

  30. Family Tours of Ansel Adams: Masterworks

    Sunday, February 26 | 1:30 pm

    Half-hour tour for families with children age 6–12; free tour with paid exhibition ticket for Ansel Adams: Masterworks. Sign up that day; first come, first served. Meet...

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  31. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, February 26 | 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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  32. Family Tours of Ansel Adams: Masterworks

    Sunday, February 26 | 2:30 pm

    Half-hour tour for families with children age 6–12; free tour with paid exhibition ticket for Ansel Adams: Masterworks. Sign up that day; first come, first served. Meet...

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  33. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, February 26 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  34. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Tuesday, February 28 | 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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  35. Studio Class: "Wall Flowers"

    Tuesday, February 28 | 1:30 pm

    In advance of Art in Bloom, two classes focus on flowers in the Museum’s collection. On day one a gallery scavenger hunt reveals flowers in unexpected places (you’ll learn...

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