The North Carolina Museum of Art

January 2014

Friday, January 3 | 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, January 3 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Travel through Time

Can you imagine escaping a flood in a horse and cart? Or bringing news of battle on a galloping... Read more >

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Friday, January 3 | 6:30 pm

Special Porsche Tours: Tech Talks

Don’t know a cylinder from a piston?  Porsche Club of America docents will lead a 30-minute tour... Read more >

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Friday, January 3 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Travel through Time

Can you imagine escaping a flood in a horse and cart? Or bringing news of battle on a galloping... Read more >

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Saturday, January 4 | 10:30 am

Weekend Family-Friendly Tours

Half-hour tours for kids age 5 to 10 and their adult companions. Join a Museum guide for a... Read more >

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Saturday, January 4 | 12:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Saturday, January 4 | 2:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Sunday, January 5 | 10:30 am

Weekend Family-Friendly Tours

Half-hour tours for kids age 5 to 10 and their adult companions. Join a Museum guide for a... Read more >

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Sunday, January 5 | 12:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Sunday, January 5 | 2:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Wednesday, January 8 | 7 pm

Holiday Celebration

Join us for a holiday reception that recognizes and thanks our Patron-level and higher members... Read more >

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Thursday, January 9 | 7 pm

Holiday Celebration

Join us for a holiday reception that recognizes and thanks our Patron-level and higher members... Read more >

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Friday, January 10 | 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, January 10 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: All about Curves

Do you admire the fine lines and sleek curves of a Porsche? Revel in art in our collection that... Read more >

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Friday, January 10 | 6:30 pm

Special Porsche Tours: Tech Talks

Don’t know a cylinder from a piston?  Porsche Club of America docents will lead a 30-minute tour... Read more >

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Friday, January 10 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: All about Curves

Do you admire the fine lines and sleek curves of a Porsche? Revel in art in our collection that... Read more >

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Friday, January 10 | 8 pm

Film: Sabrina

Part of the Car Crazy film series. A chauffeur’s daughter’s chic Parisian makeover beguiles two... Read more >

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Saturday, January 11 | 10 am

Family Fun Saturday: Transportation Innovation

Explore transportation in art and make a fanciful machine built for speed.

Gallery tour plus... Read more >

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Saturday, January 11 | 11:30 am SOLD OUT

Lecture: Porsche’s Story: A Historical Context

Fayetteville, N.C.—Porsche’s history is grounded in modernist design and had associations with... Read more >

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Saturday, January 11 | 12:30 pm

Special Family Tours: Porsche by Design

Explore the exhibition Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed during an interactive tour led by... Read more >

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Saturday, January 11 | 12:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Saturday, January 11 | 1 pm

Special Family Tours: Porsche by Design

Explore the exhibition Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed during an interactive tour led by... Read more >

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Saturday, January 11 | 1:30 pm

Special Family Tours: Porsche by Design

Explore the exhibition Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed during an interactive tour led by... Read more >

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Saturday, January 11 | 2 pm

Film: The Porsche Way

Exhibition managing curator Barbara Wiedemann introduces this film that chronicles the evolution... Read more >

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Saturday, January 11 | 2:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Sunday, January 12 | 12:30 pm

Special Family Tours: Porsche by Design

Explore the exhibition Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed during an interactive tour led by... Read more >

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Sunday, January 12 | 12:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Sunday, January 12 | 1 pm

Special Family Tours: Porsche by Design

Explore the exhibition Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed during an interactive tour led by... Read more >

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Sunday, January 12 | 1:30 pm

Special Family Tours: Porsche by Design

Explore the exhibition Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed during an interactive tour led by... Read more >

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Sunday, January 12 | 2:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Sunday, January 12 | 3 pm

Quercus Quartet
Playlist for a Porsche: Midcentury European Masters

“Quercus” is Latin for oak tree and the inspiration for the name of a distinguished chamber... Read more >

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Tuesday, January 14 | 10 am

Senior Sampler: From Cranes to Carreras

Explore aerodynamic design in nature and art and how form and shape influence function. Create a... Read more >

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Tuesday, January 14 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: From Cranes to Carreras

Explore aerodynamic design in nature and art and how form and shape influence function. Create a... Read more >

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Wednesday, January 15 | 1:30 pm

Special Porsche Tours: Tech Talks

Don’t know a cylinder from a piston?  Porsche Club of America docents will lead a 30-minute tour... Read more >

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Thursday, January 16 | 10:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Parts of Art

Come to the Museum to explore a part of art. What will be in the box this week? Lines, shapes,... Read more >

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Thursday, January 16 | 11 am

What’s in the Box?: Parts of Art

Come to the Museum to explore a part of art. What will be in the box this week? Lines, shapes,... Read more >

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Thursday, January 16 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course
Italian Baroque: Art as Theater

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Thursday, January 16 | 11:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Parts of Art

Come to the Museum to explore a part of art. What will be in the box this week? Lines, shapes,... Read more >

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Thursday, January 16 | 5:30 pm

Webinar: A for Arts—from STEM to STEAM

Discover how art can stimulate innovative thinking and solutions in STEM. Learn techniques for... Read more >

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Friday, January 17 | 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, January 17 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: The Art of Design

Discover the beauty of designed objects through time and appreciate the complex marriage of... Read more >

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Friday, January 17 | 6:30 pm

Special Porsche Tours: Tech Talks

Don’t know a cylinder from a piston?  Porsche Club of America docents will lead a 30-minute tour... Read more >

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Friday, January 17 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: The Art of Design

Discover the beauty of designed objects through time and appreciate the complex marriage of... Read more >

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Friday, January 17 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course
Italian Baroque: Art as Theater

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, January 17 | 8 pm

Film: On the Waterfront

The movies’ most famous taxi ride? Director Elia Kazan’s first outing after his appearance as a... Read more >

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Saturday, January 18 | 9:30 am

Educator Workshop: Visual Literacy and the Common Core

How is a work of art a text? Explore strategies for using the visual arts to support the Common... Read more >

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Saturday, January 18 | 10 am SOLD OUT

Two-Day Sculpture Class: The Allure of Alabaster

Learn how to carve soft, elegant alabaster stone with award-winning sculptor Paris Alexander.... Read more >

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Saturday, January 18 | 12:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Saturday, January 18 | 2:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Sunday, January 19 | 10 am SOLD OUT

Two-Day Sculpture Class: The Allure of Alabaster

Learn how to carve soft, elegant alabaster stone with award-winning sculptor Paris Alexander.... Read more >

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Sunday, January 19 | 12:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Sunday, January 19 | 2:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Thursday, January 23 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course
Holland and Flanders in the Age of Rembrandt and Rubens

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, January 24 | 10 am

“Hoods Up” Day

See under the hoods of select Porsche cars January 24–27.

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Friday, January 24 | 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, January 24 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Leadership in Action

Examine the complexities of leadership in one of our European or American galleries.

Join a... Read more >

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Friday, January 24 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Leadership in Action

Examine the complexities of leadership in one of our European or American galleries.

Join a... Read more >

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Friday, January 24 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course
Holland and Flanders in the Age of Rembrandt and Rubens

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, January 24 | 8 pm

Night on Earth

Five cabbies in five cities—LA, New York, Paris, Rome, and Helsinki—simultaneously pick up a... Read more >

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Saturday, January 25 | 8 am Sold Out

Member Trip: Hollywood Costume Exhibition, Richmond, Virginia

Board the bus with fellow Museum members as we head to Richmond for a day focusing on film. Our... Read more >

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Saturday, January 25 | 10 am SOLD OUT

Family Fun Saturday: Sculpt It

Pinch, press, pull! Visit sculptures big and small and discover the language of clay.

Gallery... Read more >

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Saturday, January 25 | 10 am

“Hoods Up” Day

See under the hoods of select Porsche cars January 24–27.

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Saturday, January 25 | 12:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Saturday, January 25 | 2:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Sunday, January 26 | 10 am

“Hoods Up” Day

See under the hoods of select Porsche cars January 24–27.

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Sunday, January 26 | 12:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Sunday, January 26 | 2:30 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Monday, January 27 | 10 am

“Hoods Up” Day

See under the hoods of select Porsche cars January 24–27.

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Tuesday, January 28 | 10 am

Senior Sampler: What Lies Beneath

Discover how underpainting is used to create form and a value system of lights and darks before... Read more >

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Tuesday, January 28 | 1:30 pm CANCELED/POSTPONED

Senior Sampler: What Lies Beneath

Discover how underpainting is used to create form and a value system of lights and darks before... Read more >

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Thursday, January 30 | 10:30 am Canceled

What’s in the Box?: Animals

The Museum has so many animals in art. What animal will we explore this week?

Preschoolers,... Read more >

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Thursday, January 30 | 11 am Canceled

What’s in the Box?: Animals

The Museum has so many animals in art. What animal will we explore this week?

Preschoolers,... Read more >

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Thursday, January 30 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course
18th-Century France and Rococo Art

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Thursday, January 30 | 11:30 am Canceled

What’s in the Box?: Animals

The Museum has so many animals in art. What animal will we explore this week?

Preschoolers,... Read more >

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Friday, January 31 | 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, January 31 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Taking It to the Limit

Some artists limit their choices dramatically. See how a narrow focus on a specific color or... Read more >

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Friday, January 31 | 6:30 pm SOLD OUT

Book Club Discussion: Indigo: Egyptian Mummies to Blue Jeans

Indigo: Egyptian Mummies to Blue Jeans, Jenny Balfour-Paul

A history of one of the world’s... Read more >

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Friday, January 31 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Taking It to the Limit

Some artists limit their choices dramatically. See how a narrow focus on a specific color or... Read more >

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Friday, January 31 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course
18th-Century France and Rococo Art

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, January 31 | 8 pm

Film: On the Town

A film musical masterpiece fuses (some of) Leonard Bernstein’s score with a crackling Comden and... Read more >

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