1. Offsite Educator Workshop at Hickory Museum of Art

    Saturday, March 23 | 10 am - 4 pm

    The Hickory Museum of Art’s Grand Vision exhibition of the work of North Carolina artist Elliott Daingerfield is the inspiration for this workshop. Participants explore the...


  2. Macramé Hanging Planter Workshop (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, March 23 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

    Here’s a chance to practice the time-honored art of macramé. Workshop includes hands-on instruction on knotting techniques and all you need to make a lovely hanging macramé...


  3. Museum Store Trunk Shows 2019

    Saturday, March 23 | 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

    Thursday, March 21
    Susan Devine, jewelry artist
    Sugar Mountain, North Carolina
    Jewelry made from found materials curated from world travels

    Friday, March 22
    Terry McManus,...


  4. Art in Bloom 2019 “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, March 23 | Noon - 2 pm

    Docents are available in the galleries to answer questions, share inside stories about the works on display, or talk about the interaction between the floral designs and...


  5. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, March 23 | 1 pm - 3 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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  6. Floral Demonstration with AIFD Designers, “Inspiration to Expression”

    Saturday, March 23 | 2 pm - 3:30 pm

    What inspired the design? Was it color, line, emotion? Watch and learn as designers Aisha Crivens, Marcella Lopez-Villejo, Sherene Tan, Carol Dowd, Stephanie Garrett, Tammy...


  7. Little Flower Shop of Horrors Lounge

    Saturday, March 23 | 7 pm - 8:30 pm

    If you’ve ever wondered what kinds of plants could kill you, here is your chance to find out. Our friends from Alamo Drafthouse have cooked up a concoction of...


  8. 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...


  9. Within the Frame

    February 16, 2019 – July 7, 2019


  10. 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...


  11. 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)....


  12. Online Mini-Courses on Art and Science

    Tuesday, February 19 | 9 am - 5 pm

    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...