The North Carolina Museum of Art

September 2012

Friday, September 7 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

Experience the NCMA after dark. Share small plates with friends. Wander the galleries. Relax... Read more >

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Friday, September 7 | 6 pm

The Four Seasons

Explore the ways artists have depicted the changing seasons in art, from traditional landscapes... Read more >

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Friday, September 7 | 7 pm

The Four Seasons

Explore the ways artists have depicted the changing seasons in art, from traditional landscapes... Read more >

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Friday, September 7 | 8:30 pm

The Godfather

During the delicate transfer of power within a Mafia family, loyalty transcends every virtue and... Read more >

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Saturday, September 8 | 10 am

Family Fun Saturday: Making Your Mark

Explore the variety of lines, shapes, dots, dashes, and zigzag marks artists make in the... Read more >

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Saturday, September 8 | 10:30 am

Sketchbook Saturdays

This program explores tools and techniques used in keeping an artist sketchbook. We’ll be... Read more >

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Saturday, September 8 | 1 pm

Family Fun Saturday: Making Your Mark

Explore the variety of lines, shapes, dots, dashes, and zigzag marks artists make in the... Read more >

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Saturday, September 8 | 8:30 pm

The Godfather: Part II

The continuation of an epic about the subversion of the American Dream, Part II won the Best... Read more >

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Tuesday, September 11 | 10 am

Senior Sampler: Collage Creations

In what ways have artists used words as visual elements in a work of art? After a look at... Read more >

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Tuesday, September 11 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: Collage Creations

In what ways have artists used words as visual elements in a work of art? After a look at... Read more >

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Thursday, September 13 | 10:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Movement

Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore all kinds of creative... Read more >

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Thursday, September 13 | 11 am

What’s in the Box?: Movement

Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore all kinds of creative... Read more >

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Thursday, September 13 | 11:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Movement

Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore all kinds of creative... Read more >

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Friday, September 14 | 6 pm

Summer’s Abstraction

See how different artists reveal summer places and summer feelings in their works of art

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Friday, September 14 | 6:20 pm

Paperhand Puppet Intervention: City of Frogs

Creating fantastical worlds with the most ordinary of materials, the amazing Paperhand Puppet... Read more >

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Friday, September 14 | 7 pm

Summer’s Abstraction

See how different artists reveal summer places and summer feelings in their works of art

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Friday, September 14 | 7 pm

Film: Concert of Wills: Making the Getty Center

The film addresses the politics and behind-the-scenes negotiations (and huge egos) in the... Read more >

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Saturday, September 15 | 5 pm

Roundtable Discussion and Film Screening

Last year’s event attracted over 100 guests excited about Nollywood, the world’s third-largest... Read more >

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Saturday, September 15 | 6:20 pm

Paperhand Puppet Intervention: City of Frogs

Creating fantastical worlds with the most ordinary of materials, the amazing Paperhand Puppet... Read more >

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Sunday, September 16 | 6:20 pm

Paperhand Puppet Intervention: City of Frogs

Creating fantastical worlds with the most ordinary of materials, the amazing Paperhand Puppet... Read more >

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Tuesday, September 18 | 11 am

Lunch and Lecture: An Anthology of Flowers

Smithfield, N. C. Drawing from the word’s Greek origins—anthologia, literally “flower... Read more >

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Tuesday, September 18 | 5:30 pm NEW

Webinars for Teachers: Art and the American Experience

Explore ways of using American art to teach about slavery, immigration, child labor laws.... Read more >

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Thursday, September 20 | 6:30 pm

NCMA Pinup

Meet other Triangle-area Pinners at this Munch-themed meetup. We will learn about printmaking,... Read more >

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Friday, September 21 | 6 pm

Gallery Tour: The Start of the Off-Season

Make a final beach trip before the school season begins and visit sunny coasts around the world.

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Friday, September 21 | 7 pm

Gallery Tour: The Start of the Off-Season

Make a final beach trip before the school season begins and visit sunny coasts around the world.

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Friday, September 21 | 8 pm

NCMA Cinema: Gilda

A flame-haired temptress creates havoc between her husband, a sadistic casino owner, and her... Read more >

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Saturday, September 22 | 9:30 am

Workshop: Absolutely Brilliant Problem Solving

How does problem solving in the visual arts relate to problem solving in math, social studies,... Read more >

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Saturday, September 22 | 10 am

Yoga in the Museum Park

Michelle C. Johnson, licensed clinical social worker, yoga instructor, and ceramicist, leads... Read more >

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Saturday, September 22 | 10 am

Family Fun Saturday: Poetry and Art

Join us in the galleries to explore how art inspires poetry and poetry inspires art, and then... Read more >

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Saturday, September 22 | 10:30 am

Sketchbook Saturdays

This program explores tools and techniques used in keeping an artist sketchbook. We’ll be... Read more >

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Saturday, September 22 | 1 pm

Family Fun Saturday: Poetry and Art

Join us in the galleries to explore how art inspires poetry and poetry inspires art, and then... Read more >

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Saturday, September 22 | 2 pm

UNC Debaters: What Inspired Edvard Munch’s Art?

“I do not believe in the art which is not the compulsive result of man’s urge to open his... Read more >

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Sunday, September 23 | 3 pm

Chamber Music: Lawrence/Shteinberg Duo

Lawrence/Shteinberg Duo
Kevin Lawrence, violin; Dmitri Shteinberg, piano
Transcending Artistic... Read more >

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Tuesday, September 25 | 10 am

Senior Sampler: Seize the Day

How do artists capture a particular time of day in a work of art? Experiment with watercolor to... Read more >

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Tuesday, September 25 | 1:30 pm SOLD OUT

Senior Sampler: Seize the Day

How do artists capture a particular time of day in a work of art? Experiment with watercolor to... Read more >

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Thursday, September 27 | 10:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Places

Whether we are traveling near or far, places shape our experience of the world. Come to the... Read more >

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Thursday, September 27 | 11 am

What’s in the Box?: Places

Whether we are traveling near or far, places shape our experience of the world. Come to the... Read more >

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Thursday, September 27 | 11:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Places

Whether we are traveling near or far, places shape our experience of the world. Come to the... Read more >

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Friday, September 28 | 6 pm

Gallery Tour: Summer All Year Round

Capture summer and hold onto it as the months go by.

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Friday, September 28 | 6 pm

Lecture: Digging in the Collection: Ancient Egyptian Art Revealed

Egyptologist Caroline M. Rocheleau shares the untold stories behind her research and writing of... Read more >

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Friday, September 28 | 7 pm

Gallery Tour: Summer All Year Round

Capture summer and hold onto it as the months go by.

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Friday, September 28 | 8 pm

NCMA Cinema: Laura

A hard-bitten police detective succumbs to love—unfortunately, the exquisite Laura is already... Read more >

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Saturday, September 29 | 9:30 am

Seminar: Recapping Rembrandt in America | Upcoming Exhibitions

Join curator Dennis P. Weller as he presents a series of richly illustrated lectures, starting... Read more >

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Saturday, September 29 | 10 am

Workshop: A Tour of the New ArtNC

Discover the innovative features of the NCMA’s teacher Web site, ArtNC (www.artnc.org). Learn... Read more >

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