Calendar

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

    Saturday, January 14 | 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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  2. Guided Tours of the Museum Park

    Saturday, January 14 | 10:30 am

    Enjoy art and nature in a 75-minute tour. The route is approximately two miles long, with variations in surface and incline. Meet your guide at the East Building...

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  3. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, January 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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  4. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, January 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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  5. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, January 14 | 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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  6. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, January 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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  7. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, January 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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  8. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Let’s Dance!

    Sunday, January 15 | 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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  9. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, January 15 | 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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  10. Pop-Up Art

    Sunday, January 15 | Noon

    Shake off the winter chill and try your hand at bold, bright painting inspired by contemporary art in the Museum. All ages; no reservation needed. Children must be...

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  11. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, January 15 | 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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  12. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, January 15 | 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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  13. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, January 15 | 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

    Sunday, January 15 | 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. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Tuesday, January 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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  16. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Wednesday, January 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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  17. What’s in the Box?: Seasons/Nature

    Thursday, January 19 | 10:15 am

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect...

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  18. Art History Survey Course: "The Impressionists"

    Thursday, January 19 | 11 am

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

    Originating in 19th century France among a group of artists dissatisfied with...

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  19. What’s in the Box?: Seasons/Nature

    Thursday, January 19 | 11:15 am

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect...

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  20. What’s in the Box?: Seasons/Nature

    Thursday, January 19 | 1:15 pm

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect...

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  21. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Thursday, January 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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  22. 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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  23. 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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  24. 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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  25. 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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  26. 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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  27. 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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  28. 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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  29. 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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  30. “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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  31. 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...

    READ MORE

  32. 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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  33. 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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  34. 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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  35. 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. This self-paced course is facilitated by...

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