Calendar

  1. Two-Day Studio Class: Venetian Sculpture

    Saturday, April 29 | 10 am

    Design, carve, and polish your own sculpture from alabaster during this two-day class under the tutelage of award-winning sculptor Paris Alexander. Register in advance;...

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  2. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Color My World

    Saturday, April 29 | 10:30 am

    Discover bright and beautiful colors all around you in art from around the globe. 

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Join a Museum guide for a...

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  3. Guided Tours of the Museum Park

    Saturday, April 29 | 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. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, April 29 | 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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  5. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, April 29 | 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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  6. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, April 29 | 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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  7. ArtScene 2017: Zoned Out

    Saturday, April 29 | 1 pm

    Join teens from across the state at our annual spring teen event! Learn, play, socialize, and create in a variety of interactive experiences planned by the NCMA’s Teen Arts...

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  8. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, April 29 | 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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  9. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, April 29 | 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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  10. Spring Family Campout

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, April 29 | 4:30 pm

    Bring your tent and spend a fun-filled evening under the stars! Enjoy lawn games, burgers and hot dogs, art-making activities, Disney's Zootopia (PG), and a glow walk in...

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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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  14. You + Me

    April 8, 2017 – September 3, 2017

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  15. Online Course: Visual Literacy—Making Connections with Works of Art

    Tuesday, April 11 | 8 am

    This five-week course explores the relevance of visual literacy in the classroom and its connection to the Common Core Standards. The course includes opportunities for...

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