Calendar

  1. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, January 31 | 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: Taking It to the Limit

    Friday, January 31 | 6 pm

    Some artists limit their choices dramatically. See how a narrow focus on a specific color or topic can produce remarkable art.

    Join a Museum docent for a casual,...

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  3. Book Club Discussion: Indigo: Egyptian Mummies to Blue Jeans

    SOLD OUT - Friday, January 31 | 6:30 pm

    Indigo: Egyptian Mummies to Blue Jeans, Jenny Balfour-Paul

    A history of one of the world’s oldest dyes. Indigo was used in trade and in indigenous medicines and...

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  4. Friday Night Sound Bites: Taking It to the Limit

    Friday, January 31 | 7 pm

    Some artists limit their choices dramatically. See how a narrow focus on a specific color or topic can produce remarkable art.

    Join a Museum docent for a casual,...

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  5. Art History Survey Course
    18th-Century France and Rococo Art

    Friday, January 31 | 7 pm

    Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style and breathtaking images—many captured during his world travels—enrapture...

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  6. Film: On the Town

    Friday, January 31 | 8 pm

    A film musical masterpiece fuses (some of) Leonard Bernstein’s score with a crackling Comden and Green script, Gene Kelly’s inspired hoofing, Frank Sinatra’s swoony...

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  1. John James Audubon’s The Birds of America

    January 31, 2014 – January 31, 2014

    For the first time, a treasure of art publishing that has belonged to the State of North Carolina for more than a century and a half will be exhibited in its entirety at...

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  2. Rodin Court and Garden

    January 31, 2014 – January 31, 2014

    In 2009 the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation donated 30 sculptures to the North Carolina Museum of Art, making it the repository for the most extensive Rodin collection...

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  3. Porsche by Design:
    Seducing Speed

    October 12, 2013 – February 2, 2014

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