1. Spoons and Toons Cartooning Workshop and Cereal Bar (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, February 17 | 9 am

    Start your Family Day with a cereal bar and workshop with area cartoonists. Local talent Paul Friedrich (Onion Head Monster), Trevor Van Meter (HeyTVM) and Lisa Quinn (...


  2. Family Day: Around the World

    Saturday, February 17 | 10 am

    Calling all globetrotters: discover art from our big, beautiful world right here at the NCMA! Enjoy hands-on art activities, stories from far-away places, scavenger hunts...


  3. Museum Store Tentless Tent Sale

    Saturday, February 17 | 10 am

    Shop the first Tentless Tent Sale at the Museum Store! Explore drastically reduced items in the main Museum Store, West Building, February 17–18, including deep discounts...


  4. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, February 17 | 1 pm

    Ask a question, learn the inside story about what’s on the walls, or just talk about what you see. Look for a docent with an “Ask Me!” badge in the galleries.

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  5. Park Pictures

    April 15, 2015 – December 31, 2018

    College students are invited to submit original works for our Park Pictures billboard competition. The theme of this year’s competition is “interior worlds,” in reference...


  6. Online Course: Visual Literacy—Making Connections with Works of Art

    Tuesday, February 6 | 8 am

    This five-week self-paced course explores visual literacy in the classroom and its connection to the North Carolina Essential Standards. The course includes weekly...


  7. Transience Emerging Artists Exhibition

    February 10, 2018 – December 2, 2018

    Painting, photography, and sculpture created by emerging artists responding to cultural fluidity and the dynamics of cultural change. Artists included in this exhibition...