Calendar

  1. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, December 2 | 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. Onyx Club Boys

    Friday, December 2 | 5:30 pm

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  3. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Sharing the Wealth”

    Friday, December 2 | 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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  4. Dining after Dark: “Art Deco Cultural Connections”

    SOLD OUT - Friday, December 2 | 6:30 pm

    These events, designed for members age 40 and over, feature a lecture and walking tour, followed by a buffet-style dinner with a glass of wine. Advance registration is...

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  5. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Sharing the Wealth”

    Friday, December 2 | 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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  6. NCMA Book Club Discussion: Death in Venice, Thomas Mann

    Friday, December 2 | 7 pm

    Nobel Prize winner Thomas Mann's 1912 novella tells the story of a renowned German writer who seeks artistic and emotional renewal through a trip to Venice. Death in Venice...

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  7. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Fire and Ice

    Saturday, December 3 | 10:30 am

    Look for art that’s hot and cool across the Museum’s collection.

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

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  8. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, December 3 | 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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  9. Teen Workshop: Altered Books

    Saturday, December 3 | Noon

    Inspired by works in the permanent collection, teen artists manipulate, incise, and collage bound books to create dynamic sculptural forms. Materials provided. Space is...

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  10. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, December 3 | 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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  11. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, December 3 | 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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  12. Deco Docent

    Saturday, December 3 | 1 pm

    Have questions about a specific car? Want to know more about design in the 1930s and ’40s?

    Ask a question, hear an anecdote, or just chat with an NCMA docent.

    Rolling...

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  13. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, December 3 | 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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  14. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, December 3 | 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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  15. “The Christmas Story in Art, Words, and Music”

    Saturday, December 3 | 2:30 pm

    With families in mind, Curator of European Art David Steel masterfully weaves art history with poems, literature, and soul-stirring music by the Church of the Nativity and...

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  16. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Fire and Ice

    Sunday, December 4 | 10:30 am

    Look for art that’s hot and cool across the Museum’s collection.

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

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  17. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, December 4 | 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. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, December 4 | 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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  19. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, December 4 | 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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  20. Deco Docent

    Sunday, December 4 | 1 pm

    Have questions about a specific car? Want to know more about design in the 1930s and ’40s?

    Ask a question, hear an anecdote, or just chat with an NCMA docent.

    Rolling...

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  21. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, December 4 | 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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  22. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, December 4 | 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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  23. Triangle Jewish Chorale in Concert

    Sunday, December 4 | 3 pm

    A rare opportunity to hear two original pieces commissioned by the Triangle Jewish Chorale and written by North Carolina composers: Allan Friedman’s Kabbalat Shabbat...

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  24. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Tuesday, December 6 | 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. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Wednesday, December 7 | 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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  26. Art History Survey Course: "Holland and Flanders in the Age of Rembrandt and Rubens"

    Thursday, December 8 | 11 am

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

    This lecture examines developments in painting in 17th-century Northern Europe...

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  27. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Thursday, December 8 | 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. Hoods Up Day in Rolling Sculpture

    Friday, December 9 | 10 am

    Get a closer look at a selection of the stunning cars in Rolling Sculpture. The following cars will have their hoods up on this special day:

             1930 Ruxton Model C...

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  29. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, December 9 | 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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  30. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Lush Life?”

    Friday, December 9 | 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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  31. Pop-Up Art

    Friday, December 9 | 6 pm

    Free family-friendly art making in the Museum galleries and Museum Park.

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  32. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Lush Life?”

    Friday, December 9 | 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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