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  1. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, February 12 | 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: “Transformation or Transcendence?”

    Friday, February 12 | 6 pm

    Discuss how altering an everyday object changes its value and meaning.

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  3. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Transformation or Transcendence?”

    Friday, February 12 | 7 pm

    Discuss how altering an everyday object changes its value and meaning.

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  4. All That Jazz

    Friday, February 12 | 8 pm

    (1979) Directed by Bob Fosse. Roy Scheider, Jessica Lange, Ann Reinking. (123 min.) DCP.

    Bob Fosse’s sprawling, frantic autobiography/meditation/rant is a razzle-dazzle...

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  5. Weekend Family-Friendly Tour: Shape and Color

    Saturday, February 13 | 10:30 am

    Look for building blocks of art in the NCMA collection.

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

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  6. Special Guided Tour of the Museum Park

    Canceled due to weather - Saturday, February 13 | 10:30 am

    Explore nature and art in this 75-minute tour. The route through the park is approximately two miles long, with variations in surface and incline. 

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  7. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, February 13 | 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. Public Exhibition Tour: Chisel and Forge: Works by Peter Oakley and Elizabeth Brim

    Saturday, February 13 | 11:30 am

    For individuals and groups of up to eight. Meet your docent in the lobby of the East Building near the Information desk. First come, first served. 

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  9. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, February 13 | 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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  10. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, February 13 | 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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  11. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, February 13 | 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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  12. Valentine’s Dinner at Iris

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, February 13 | 5 pm

    Valentine’s in Iris includes a featured cocktail upon arrival, a four-course prix fixe menu featuring local ingredients, romantic music, chocolates from Twenty Degrees...

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  13. Weekend Family-Friendly Tour: Shape and Color

    Sunday, February 14 | 10:30 am

    Look for building blocks of art in the NCMA collection.

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

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  14. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, February 14 | 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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  15. Pop-Up Art

    Sunday, February 14 | Noon

    Create a love-themed collage inspired by Flight of the Butterfly No. 1 (Vol de Papillon) by Stanton Macdonald-Wright.

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  16. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, February 14 | 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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  17. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, February 14 | 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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  18. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, February 14 | 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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  19. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Tuesday, February 16 | 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. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Wednesday, February 17 | 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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  21. What’s in the Box?: Movement

    Thursday, February 18 | 10:15 am

    Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore all kinds of creative movement at the Museum. 

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each...

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  22. What’s in the Box?: Movement

    Thursday, February 18 | 11:15 am

    Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore all kinds of creative movement at the Museum. 

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each...

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  23. What’s in the Box?: Movement

    Thursday, February 18 | 1:15 pm

    Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore all kinds of creative movement at the Museum. 

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each...

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  24. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Thursday, February 18 | 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. Dining after Dark: Praise the Frame

    SOLD OUT - Thursday, February 18 | 6:30 pm

    Just as clothes can make the person, so, too, can frames make the painting. And like clothing, frame styles have changed as the decades passed. Join curator Dennis Weller...

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  26. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, February 19 | 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. DJ Forge

    Friday, February 19 | 5:30 pm

    Forge is no stranger to creating an energetic environment. Known for satisfying large crowds at parties and UNC games, he shifts gears on this night.

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  28. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Style and Subject”

    Friday, February 19 | 6 pm

    A German expressionist painting mixes an energetic style with a classical image—a boy in nature.

    Image: Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Young Shepherd with Flower, 1918, oil with...

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  29. NCMA Book Club Discussion: Half of a Yellow Sun, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    Friday, February 19 | 6:30 pm

    Wealthy Igbo twins survive eastern Nigeria’s civil war during the 1960s, struggling with mutual loyalty crosshatched with distrust as they gravitate toward very different...

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  30. Contemporaries Third Friday Tours

    Friday, February 19 | 6:30 pm

    Happy Hour, 6:30 pm
    Tour, 7:30 pm

    Mingle at the West Building wine bar before enjoying a free tour. Docents choose their favorite works of art, behind-the-scenes...

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  31. Art Rx

    Friday, February 19 | 6:30 pm

    If you’ve ever wondered how to begin or improve a painting or drawing, Art Rx is for you. With 30 years of experience, artist and Wake Forest University professor Page...

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  32. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Style and Subject”

    Friday, February 19 | 7 pm

    A German expressionist painting mixes an energetic style with a classical image—a boy in nature.

    Image: Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Young Shepherd with Flower, 1918, oil with...

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  33. Lady in the Dark

    Friday, February 19 | 8 pm

    (1944) Directed by Mitchell Leisen. Ginger Rogers, Ray Milland, Warner Baxter. (100 min.) 35mm print from Universal Film Archive.

    Brittle Allure magazine editor Liza...

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