Calendar

  1. Lunch and Lecture: Sacred Motherhood

    Friday, May 9 | 11 am

    Spanning thousands of years and numerous cultures, Sacred Motherhood explores the symbolism behind the representation of a woman caring for a child. Join exhibition...

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  2. Friday Night Sound Bites: Changing the Story

    Friday, May 9 | 6 pm

    In Estampas de la raza, artist Carlos Francisco Jackson offers an interpretation of historical events of the early 1960s. Consider how a contemporary artist revises an...

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  3. Friday Night Sound Bites: Changing the Story

    Friday, May 9 | 7 pm

    In Estampas de la raza, artist Carlos Francisco Jackson offers an interpretation of historical events of the early 1960s. Consider how a contemporary artist revises an...

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  4. Art History Survey Course
    Pop, Minimalist, and Conceptual Art

    Friday, May 9 | 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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  5. Film: The Talented Mr. Ripley

    Friday, May 9 | 8 pm

    Sociopath Tom Ripley is hired to insinuate himself with a dissolute playboy; he melts into the lifestyle with amoral aplomb. Minghella’s “hypnotic, sensually charged...

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  6. Bull City Summer

    February 23, 2014 – August 31, 2014

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  7. Street by James Nares

    April 6, 2014 – September 7, 2014

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  8. North Carolina and Me: Student Art from the Newcomers School

    April 12, 2014 – July 27, 2014

    Elementary students from Doris Henderson Newcomers School, a public school for newly arrived immigrants and refugees in Guilford County, are discussing, writing about, and...

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  9. Art of Collaboration: Middle School Program

    May 2, 2014 – July 27, 2014

    From a Roman mosaic in math class to chemistry in the art room, students learn in new and creative ways through the Art of Collaboration project. Teams of middle school...

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  10. Sacred Motherhood:  Mother-and-Child Representations from the Permanent Collection

    Sunday, May 4 | 9:16 am

    Sacred Motherhood is an exhibition focused on 13 representations of mother and child from the Museum’s permanent collection, found in numerous cultures and spanning...

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  11. Sacred Motherhood:  Mother-and-Child Representations from the Permanent Collection

    May 4, 2014 – December 7, 2014

    Primrose McPherson Paschal, Beulah's Baby, 1948, oil on canvas, 30 x 25 in., North Carolina Museum of Art, Purchased with funds from the North Carolina State Art Society...

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