Calendar

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. Art History Survey Course: Land Art, Installation, and New Media

    Thursday, April 27 | 11 am

    Continuing discussion of ways in which recent and contemporary artists have sought to expand the definition of art, this lecture explores digital and site-specific works...

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  4. Venice, Denver, Raleigh: Transporting Glory of Venice to the NCMA

    Registration Closed - Friday, April 28 | 11 am

    Take a virtual trip behind the scenes and discover the role that the Registration Department plays to ensure the safe and secure arrival of valuable art to the Museum. 

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  5. 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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  6. Studio Class: Venetian Water World

    CANCELLED - Tuesday, May 2 | 1:30 pm

    This two-part course explores the miraculous and historical existence of Venice as a city. In the first session, art educator Becky Bailey leads a gallery discussion about...

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  7. Ansel Adams: Visualization and the Perfect Print

    Friday, May 5 | 11 am

    Understanding photography as an art medium brings new insight to the exhibition Ansel Adams: Masterworks. This lecture explores Adams’s mastery of craft, technique, and...

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  8. Studio Class: Venetian Water World

    CANCELLED - Saturday, May 6 | 1:30 pm

    This two-part course explores the miraculous and historical existence of Venice as a city. In the first session, art educator Becky Bailey leads a gallery discussion about...

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  9. Weinberg Lecture of Egyptology: “Agatha Christie, Archaeology, and Alzheimer's”

    Sunday, May 7 | 2 pm

    Agatha Christie’s life with her famous archaeologist husband provided the basis for many of her mysteries, including Murder on the Orient Express, Death on the Nile, and...

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  10. 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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  11. Two-Day Immersive Workshop: Art and Environment

    Tuesday, June 27 | 9:30 am

    Using the galleries and Museum Park, participants explore how artists use the outdoors as material, subject, and inspiration to help us experience the environment in new...

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  12. Two-Day Immersive Workshop: Art and Environment

    Wednesday, June 28 | 9:30 am

    Using the galleries and Museum Park, participants explore how artists use the outdoors as material, subject, and inspiration to help us experience the environment in new...

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