Calendar

  1. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, January 20 | 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. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Surface and Embellishment”

    Friday, January 20 | 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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  3. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Surface and Embellishment”

    Friday, January 20 | 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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  4. Journey to Italy

    Friday, January 20 | 8 pm

    (1954) Directed by Roberto Rossellini. Ingrid Bergman, George Sanders, Maria Mauban. (97 min.) DCP.

    In the shadow of a dormant volcano, a bored married couple, searching...

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  5. Family Fun Saturdays: Gilded Stories

    Saturday, January 21 | 10 am

    Celebrate the Ghissi Altarpiece and other golden works of art in the Museum by creating dazzling mixed-media art of your own with gold, silver, and bronze.

    Gallery tour...

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  6. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Let’s Dance!

    Saturday, January 21 | 10:30 am

    Explore forms and figures in art that wiggle, twirl, and move! Join in the fun—and see how your own fancy footwork compares.

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

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  7. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, January 21 | 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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  8. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, January 21 | 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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  9. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, January 21 | 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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  10. Family Fun Saturdays: Gilded Stories

    Saturday, January 21 | 1 pm

    Celebrate the Ghissi Altarpiece and other golden works of art in the Museum by creating dazzling mixed-media art of your own with gold, silver, and bronze.

    Gallery tour...

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  11. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, January 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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  12. Humber Lecture: “Better Than Any Mystery Novel”

    Saturday, January 21 | 1:30 pm

    Charlotte Caspers, artist conservator 

    Artist conservator Charlotte Caspers explains how she reconstructed a missing panel from Francescuccio Ghissi’s 14th-century St....

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  13. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, January 21 | 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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  14. 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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  15. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Let’s Dance!

    Sunday, January 22 | 10:30 am

    Explore forms and figures in art that wiggle, twirl, and move! Join in the fun—and see how your own fancy footwork compares.

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

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  16. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, January 22 | 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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  17. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, January 22 | 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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  18. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, January 22 | 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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  19. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, January 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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  20. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, January 22 | 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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  21. Sights and Sounds on Sundays: Amphion Percussion

    Sunday, January 22 | 3 pm

    Sean Connors and Peter Zlotnick, the masterminds of Amphion Percussion, explore the repertoire of 20th-century composers such as George Crumb, György Ligeti, Morton...

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  22. 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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  23. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Tuesday, January 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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  24. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Wednesday, January 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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  25. Art History Survey Course: "Cézanne and Rodin"

    Thursday, January 26 | 11 am

    Popular NCMA lecturer and art educator Joseph Covington covers 5,000 years of art history.

    This segment examines two prominent figures in art history through their...

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  26. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Thursday, January 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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  27. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, January 27 | 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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  28. Art History Conference Day 1: “New Scholarship in British Art Histories”

    Friday, January 27 | 5 pm

    Explore what makes the British Isles “British” in this two-day symposium held in collaboration with UNC–Chapel Hill and related to the NCMA exhibition History and Mystery....

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  29. Friday Night Sound Bites: “It Just Takes a Glance”

    Friday, January 27 | 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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  30. Friday Night Sound Bites: “It Just Takes a Glance”

    Friday, January 27 | 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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  31. Ingrid Bergman in Her Own Words

    Friday, January 27 | 8 pm

    (2015) Directed by Stig Björkman. Ingrid Bergman, Isabella Rossellini, Alicia Vikander. (114 min.) In Swedish, English, Italian, and French with English subtitles. DCP.

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