Calendar

  1. John James Audubon’s The Birds of America

    May 9, 2014 – May 9, 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

    May 9, 2014 – May 9, 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. 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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  4. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, May 9 | 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Bull City Summer

    February 23, 2014 – August 31, 2014

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  10. Street by James Nares

    April 6, 2014 – September 7, 2014

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  11. 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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  12. 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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