1. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, October 11 | 1:30 pm

    A daily docent-led tour of Museum highlights. For individuals and groups smaller than 10. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    ... READ MORE

  2. Artist Talk: Scott Avett (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Friday, October 11 | 6:30 pm

    Before the opening of his exhibition INVISIBLE, artist and musician Scott Avett converses with Chief Curator Linda Dougherty about the relationship between his art and...


  3. Opening Party for Scott Avett: INVISIBLE (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Friday, October 11 | 7:30 pm

    Get a sneak peek at Scott Avett’s exhibition INVISIBLE, and then create your own Avett-inspired linoleum block print with artist Bill Fick and Speedball Ink. DJ Valient...


  4. 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...


  5. 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)....


  6. Student Exhibition: Teens, Inspired: Home

    June 15, 2019 – January 3, 2020

    This juried exhibition features work by high school students from across the state who used the Museum’s collection to inspire original poems and works of art. Visit the...


  7. School’s Out Camp: Landscape Adventures, Ages 6-10

    Monday, October 7 | 9 am

    Come along on an adventure as you trek through the NCMA. From the landscapes in the galleries to the leaves in the Park, you’ll find scenes that inspire you to create your...


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

    Tuesday, October 8 | 8 am

    This 10-hour course explores the relevance of visual literacy in the classroom and its connection to the North Carolina Essential Standards. The five modules in the course...