Calendar

  1. The (Museum) Future is Female

    Saturday, March 9 | 8:30 am

    A panel discussion with directors of the Triangle’s foremost art institutions, Valerie Hillings (NCMA), Katie Ziglar (Ackland), and Sarah Schroth (Nasher). Join host Renee...

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  2. Woman Up! Engage in the Galleries

    Saturday, March 9 | 10 am

    Drop in to learn, create, and discuss current social issues and topics with North Carolina women in the arts.

    10 am–noon Stacey Kirby—VALIDnation
    VALIDnation is a...

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  3. “Matrons of Mystery,” A Motley Clue Adventure (Canceled)

    CANCELED - Saturday, March 9 | 10:30 am

    Experience the Museum in a three-hour mystery scavenger hunt by solving puzzles and seeking clues in the artwork, with a spotlight on women in the permanent collection. Can...

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  4. Workshop with the Guerrilla Girls—Exercise Your Activism (Sold Out)

    Sold out - Saturday, March 9 | 11 am

    Learn the working principles of art activism from one of the founding members of the Guerrilla Girls in this poster-making workshop. Participants are guided to work in...

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  5. Double Take—Artist-Led Walks through the Galleries

    Saturday, March 9 | 11 am

    Trust yourself! You know more about art than you think, so take a second look. Walk through the Museum with local artists/advocates as your guides; discuss their...

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  6. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, March 9 | 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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  7. “Matrons of Mystery,” A Motley Clue Adventure

    Saturday, March 9 | 2 pm

    Experience the Museum in a three-hour mystery scavenger hunt by solving puzzles and seeking clues in the artwork, with a spotlight on women in the permanent collection. Can...

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  8. Seeing Ourselves Painting Workshop with Alia El-Bermani (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Saturday, March 9 | 2 pm

    Women can be adept at criticizing their outward appearances, making the idea of a self-portrait somewhat daunting. In this workshop artist Alia El-Bermani gently leads...

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  9. PopUp Chorus

    Saturday, March 9 | 3 pm

    Whether you’re a musical Monet or can’t carry a tune in a bucket, bring your friends and meet some new ones at our PopUp Chorus. Singing with others connects us in a...

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  10. Park Pictures

    April 15, 2015 – December 31, 2019

    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...

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  11. Within the Frame

    February 16, 2019 – July 7, 2019

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  12. The Audubon Experience

    February 16, 2019 – September 15, 2019

    In this floor-to-ceiling, multisensory experience, step back in time and enter John James Audubon’s natural world. Visitors will see his famous bird illustrations come to...

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  13. John James Audubon’s The Birds of America

    February 16, 2019 – December 31, 2020

    Among the treasures of the North Carolina Museum of Art is a complete set of The Birds of America by the celebrated artist and naturalist John James Audubon (1785–1851)....

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  14. Online Mini-Courses on Art and Science

    Tuesday, February 19 | 9 am

    In collaboration with the Hickory Museum of Art, the NCMA offers educators a series of mini-courses on the connections between art and science. Participants explore topics...

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