Calendar

  1. Teacher Workshop: Ansel Adams—Art as Advocacy

    Saturday, March 25 | 10:15 am

    Examine the intersection of art and advocacy with a focus on the work of Ansel Adams and his concern for environmental conservation and photography’s status as a fine art....

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  2. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Sports and Games

    Saturday, March 25 | 10:30 am

    On your mark, get set, go! Learn about playful games and ancient competitions on view in art at the Museum. 

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

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  3. Guided Tours of the Museum Park

    Saturday, March 25 | 10:30 am

    Enjoy art and nature in a 75-minute tour. The route is approximately two miles long, with variations in surface and incline. Meet your guide at the East Building...

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  4. Curator's Talk: Glory of Venice

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, March 25 | 11 am

    Celebrate the 1591st anniversary of the founding of Venice with exhibition co-curator David Steel. The paintings in this once-in-a-lifetime exhibition represent the first...

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  5. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, March 25 | 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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  6. Teen Workshop: Story Portraits

    Saturday, March 25 | Noon

    Inspired by the portraits in Glory of Venice and the permanent collection, artist/educator William Paul Thomas guides students through the fundamentals of creating...

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  7. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, March 25 | 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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  8. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, March 25 | 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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  9. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, March 25 | 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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  10. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, March 25 | 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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  11. Online Course: The Photography of Ansel Adams through a Contemporary Lens

    Saturday, January 21 | 8 am

    Explore the enduring impact of Ansel Adams's photography through interviews with contemporary North Carolina photographers, such as Elizabeth Matheson and Burk Uzzle. This...

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  12. Ansel Adams: Masterworks

    February 4, 2017 – May 7, 2017

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  13. Quayola: Pleasant Places

    March 18, 2017 – August 13, 2017

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