Calendar

  1. Family Fun Saturdays: Classical Black-Figure Puppetry

    Saturday, May 20 | 10 am

    Make your own myth! Bring to life two-dimensional puppets inspired by tales of heroes, gods, and goddesses in classical poetry.

    Gallery tour plus studio workshops for...

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  2. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Bon Voyage!

    Saturday, May 20 | 10:30 am

    Discover all the places art can take you as you travel the world without leaving the Museum walls. 

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

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  3. Guided Tours of the Museum Park

    Saturday, May 20 | 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, May 20 | 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. Teen Design Workshop: DIY Cartography

    Saturday, May 20 | Noon

    Join designer/artist/educator Tania Allen for a workshop in experimental map making. Using the Museum Park as a site for reflection, interaction, and collaboration,...

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  6. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, May 20 | 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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  7. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, May 20 | 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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  8. Family Fun Saturdays: Classical Black-Figure Puppetry

    Saturday, May 20 | 1 pm

    Make your own myth! Bring to life two-dimensional puppets inspired by tales of heroes, gods, and goddesses in classical poetry.

    Gallery tour plus studio workshops for...

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  9. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, May 20 | 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, May 20 | 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. Quayola: Pleasant Places

    March 18, 2017 – August 13, 2017

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  13. You + Me

    April 8, 2017 – September 3, 2017

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  14. Two-Day Studio Class: Indigo Textiles

    Saturday, May 20 | 10 am

    Textile artist Susan Fennell guides the class in the ancient Japanese dyeing process known as Shibori, Participants create patterns on cloth using a variety of resists and...

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