Calendar

  1. Lunch and Lecture
    Torah Adornment: Color, Fabric, and Trim

    Friday, February 21 | 11 am SOLD OUT

    Discover how the design elements for the Museum’s three silver Torah ensembles reflect the artistic and social environments from which they originate. Durham-based fine...

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  2. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, February 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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  3. Friday Night Sound Bites: Making a Mark

    Friday, February 21 | 6 pm

    How and why do some artists emphasize the marks they make in a work? Consider some of the reasons while exploring the Museum’s contemporary galleries.

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  4. Link up with the artists of Close to Home: A Decade of Acquisitions

    Friday, February 21 | 6 pm

    Join us for an evening of conversation with artists cool enough to call North Carolina home.

    The NCMA's Artist Link Team (ALT) invites you and your friends to celebrate...

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  5. Friday Night Sound Bites: Making a Mark

    Friday, February 21 | 7 pm

    How and why do some artists emphasize the marks they make in a work? Consider some of the reasons while exploring the Museum’s contemporary galleries.

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  6. Art History Survey Course
    The Impressionists

    Friday, February 21 | 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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  7. Film: Chico and Rita

    Friday, February 21 | 8 pm

    Havana, 1948. Chico, a pianist (his music by legendary Bebo Valdés) and Rita, a sensual vocalist, fall in love and chase fame from the Caribbean to bebop New York, smoky...

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  1. John James Audubon’s The Birds of America

    February 21, 2014 – February 21, 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

    February 21, 2014 – February 21, 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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