Calendar

  1. A Conversation with André Leon Talley

    Sunday, October 29 | 6 pm

    Fashion icon André Leon Talley became a household name as an editor for Vogue and a judge for America’s Next Top Model. Few may know that Talley is originally from Durham...

    READ MORE

  2. Stitch It—Embroidery Workshop with Katherine Diuguid

    Saturday, November 4 | 10 am

    Drawing appreciation from the marvelous embroidered ensembles in Inspiring Beauty, students create a series of embroidered samples using traditional and nontraditional...

    READ MORE

  3. Art+Cuisine: Inspiring Beauty

    Thursday, November 9 | 6:30 pm

    Experience a unique opportunity to meet and mingle with the original models who participated in the Ebony Fashion Fair, followed by a tour of the exhibition with NCMA Chief...

    READ MORE

  4. Lunch and Lecture: Back to the Classics

    Friday, November 17 | 11 am

    Caroline Rocheleau, curator of ancient art, discusses research on the NCMA’s Greek and Roman collections. Discover how modern technologies like gamma radiography, X-ray...

    READ MORE

  5. Expanded Portraiture—Drawing Workshop with Carrie Alter

    Saturday, November 18 | Noon

    Expanding the standard definition of “portraiture,” this workshop focuses on psychological representations of the self. Students are encouraged to work with a variety of...

    READ MORE

  6. Kanof Lecture: Transforming Metal into Spirit

    Sunday, December 3 | 2 pm

    Kanof Lecture: Transforming Metal into Spirit 
    Ubaldo Vitali, Master Metalsmith and MacArthur “Genius” Grant Recipient

    From his perspective as an internationally honored...

    READ MORE

  7. Bespoke: Body Positivity with Jessamyn Stanley

    Friday, January 5 | 6:30 pm

    Far more than a display of fabulous clothes, the Ebony Fashion Fair offered black women a vision of what they could wear and, ultimately, who they could be. “Bespoke”...

    READ MORE