Calendar

  1. Armchair Traveler Series: Focus on Asia: Thailand

    Friday, July 22 | 11 am

    Explore the great tourist sites of Asia with Museum lecturer Joseph Covington, who continues the popular series that merges art, travel, and spectacular photography. 

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  2. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, July 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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  3. Onyx Club Boys

    Friday, July 22 | 5:30 pm

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  4. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Worth Repeating”

    Friday, July 22 | 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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  5. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Worth Repeating”

    Friday, July 22 | 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. The Big Short (2015)

    Friday, July 22 | 9 pm

    Directed by Adam McKay. Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling. (130 min.) R

    The housing market was always considered a rock solid investment, until a few maverick...

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  7. Summer Camp: The Ancient World, Ages 9-12

    Waiting List - Monday, July 18 | 9 am

    Adventures in the galleries and expeditions in the Museum Park take you back to Egyptian, Greek, and Roman times. 

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  8. Middle School Workshop: Needle and Thread, Ages 11-13

    Monday, July 18 | 9 am

    Design your own stuffed animal characters or sew a textile masterpiece. Experiment with thread, fabric, and other fiber materials to explore sewing, weaving, and jewelry...

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  9. Summer Camp: The Ancient World, Ages 6-8

    Monday, July 18 | 9 am

    Adventures in the galleries and expeditions in the Museum Park take you back to Egyptian, Greek, and Roman times. 

    Download the Summer Camp Health Form and Suggested Items...

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  10. Weekend Family-Friendly Tour: Texture

    Saturday, July 23 | 10:30 am

    Smooth, rough, or fluffy? Find texture in the NCMA collection. 

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

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  11. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, July 23 | 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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  12. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, July 23 | 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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  13. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, July 23 | 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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  14. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, July 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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  15. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, July 23 | 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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  16. 4th Annual Big Lebowski The Dude Abides Party

    Saturday, July 23 | 6:30 pm

    4th Annual Big Lebowski The Dude Abides Party

    The NCMA’s very own version of Lebowski Fest celebrates the Dude, the laziest man in L.A. County. Visit the food truck...

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  17. Weekend Family-Friendly Tour: Texture

    Sunday, July 24 | 10:30 am

    Smooth, rough, or fluffy? Find texture in the NCMA collection. 

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

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  18. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, July 24 | 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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  19. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, July 24 | 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

    Sunday, July 24 | 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

  21. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, July 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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  22. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, July 24 | 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. Summer Camp: Into the Wild, Ages 9-12

    Waiting List - Monday, July 25 | 9 am

    Encounter a variety of animals and insects in art from around the world on daily gallery art hunts; and explore the animals, insects, and native plants of the Museum Park.... READ MORE

  24. Summer Camp: Into the Wild, Ages 6-8

    Monday, July 25 | 9 am

    Encounter a variety of animals and insects in art from around the world on daily gallery art hunts; and explore the animals, insects, and native plants of the Museum Park.... READ MORE

  25. Middle School Workshop: Pencils, Pens, and Ink, Ages 11-13

    Monday, July 25 | 9 am

    Do you keep a sketchbook or always find yourself doodling? Come and find endless inspiration for your drawing as you explore the galleries and Museum Park.

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  26. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Tuesday, July 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

    Wednesday, July 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. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Thursday, July 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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  29. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, July 29 | 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: “Summer Storm”

    Friday, July 29 | 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. Friday Night Sound Bites: “Summer Storm”

    Friday, July 29 | 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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  32. Carol (2015)

    Friday, July 29 | 9 pm

    Directed by Todd Haynes. Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson. (118 min.) R

    Exquisitely designed and simmering with pent-up emotion, this gorgeous adaptation of...

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