Calendar

  1. NCMA Recommends: LIGHT OF LIFE

    Friday, May 1 | 10 am

    Yayoi Kusama, LIGHT OF LIFE, 2018, mirrored box and LED lighting system, H. 86 5/8 x W. 84 1/4 x D. 72 7/8 in., North Carolina Museum of Art, Purchased with funds from the...

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  2. Maiden (Canceled)

    Canceled - Friday, May 1 | 7 pm

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    (2019) Directed by Alex Holmes....

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  3. Postponed: Educator Workshop with Art21: Connecting with Contemporary Art

    Postponed - Saturday, May 2 | 10:15 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been postponed. 

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  4. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, May 2 | 10:30 am

    Enjoy art and nature in a 90-minute tour that leads you through the Park past site-specific works of art and sustainable natural areas. The route has variations in surface...

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  5. Art in Motion Sculpture Race (Canceled)

    Canceled - Saturday, May 2 | 11 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Celebrate art, nature, and...

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  6. Learning from Egyptian Mummies (Canceled)

    Canceled - Sunday, May 3 | 2 pm

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    The evolution of diseases and...

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  7. Mindful Museum: Yoga in the Galleries (Canceled)

    Canceled - Wednesday, May 6 | 5:30 pm

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Mindful movement and the...

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  8. What's in the Box?: Animals (Canceled)

    Canceled - Thursday, May 7 | 9:15 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Furry, feathered, or scaly?...

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  9. What's in the Box?: Animals (Canceled)

    Canceled - Thursday, May 7 | 10:15 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Furry, feathered, or scaly?...

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  10. What's in the Box?: Animals (Canceled)

    Canceled - Thursday, May 7 | 11:15 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Furry, feathered, or scaly?...

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  11. NCMA Recommends: The Cathedral

    Friday, May 8 | 10 am

    Auguste Rodin, The Cathedral, modeled 1908, Musée Rodin cast 1955, H. 25 1/4 x W. 12 3/4 x D. 13 1/2 in., bronze, Gift of the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation

    Rodin...

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  12. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, May 9 | 10:30 am

    Enjoy art and nature in a 90-minute tour that leads you through the Park past site-specific works of art and sustainable natural areas. The route has variations in surface...

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  13. N.C. Raga Revival Concert (Canceled)

    Canceled - Saturday, May 9 | 1 pm

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    The NCMA partners with N.C....

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  14. Interchanges: Cross-Collection Conversations (Canceled)

    Canceled - Sunday, May 10 | 2 pm

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Caroline Rocheleau, Curator of...

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  15. Land of Mine (Canceled)

    Canceled - Sunday, May 10 | 2 pm

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    (2016) Written and directed by...

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  16. Postponed: Landscape and Sculpture Park Photography Workshop

    Postponed - Thursday, May 14 | 10 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been postponed. 

    Ted Salamone of PERC...

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  17. NCMA Recommends: The Perruzi Altarpiece

    Friday, May 15 | 10 am

    Giotto di Bondone and assistants, The “Peruzzi Altarpiece,” circa 1310–15, H. 41 5/8 x W. 98 1/2 x D. 6 in. Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation

    The Florentine painter,...

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  18. Family Studio: All about Abstract Painting! (Canceled)

    Canceled - Saturday, May 16 | 10:15 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Two-hour studio workshop and...

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  19. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, May 16 | 10:30 am

    Enjoy art and nature in a 90-minute tour that leads you through the Park past site-specific works of art and sustainable natural areas. The route has variations in surface...

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  20. Family Studio: All about Abstract Painting! (Canceled)

    Canceled - Saturday, May 16 | 1 pm

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Two-hour studio workshop and...

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  21. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: Pan Harmonia (Canceled)

    Canceled - Sunday, May 17 | 2 pm

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    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Asheville-based Pan...

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  22. Postponed: Mindful Museum: Outdoor Dance Activation

    Postponed - Wednesday, May 20 | 5:30 pm

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been postponed. 

    Join an hourlong social dance...

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  23. Story Time: Animals (Canceled)

    Canceled - Thursday, May 21 | 10:15 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Join us for story time in the...

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  24. Story Time: Animals (Canceled)

    Canceled - Thursday, May 21 | 11 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Join us for story time in the...

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  25. Virtual Afripedia Screenings and Discussion

    Thursday, May 21 | Noon

    Afripedia is a new documentary series offering compelling, intimate stories told by African visionary artists who are pushing the boundaries of creative self-expression....

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  26. NCMA Recommends: Bride

    Friday, May 22 | 10 am

    Beth Lipman, Bride, 2010, glass, wood, paint, and glue, H. 120 x W. 90 x D. 90 in., Purchased with funds from Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Hanes in honor of Dr. Emily Farnham, by...

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  27. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, May 23 | 10:30 am

    Enjoy art and nature in a 90-minute tour that leads you through the Park past site-specific works of art and sustainable natural areas. The route has variations in surface...

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  28. Virtual Lecture: Fresco from Classical Painting to Modern North Carolina

    Thursday, May 28 | Noon

    Be a part of our first virtual lecture! Join NCMA conservator Perry Hurt and North Carolina mural painter Christopher Holt as they discuss the history and technique of true...

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  29. NCMA Recommends: Dog Effigy

    Friday, May 29 | 10 am

    West Mexican, Colima state, Dog Effigy, circa 200 B.C.E.–300 C.E., ceramic with red slip paint, H. 11 x W. 9 3/4 x D. 15 in., Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Mace Neufeld

    A favorite...

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  30. Virtual Sit, Stay, NCMA (Live Drawing Room Postponed)

    Friday, May 29 | 7 pm

    Since we can’t get together for our annual dog party in the Museum Park, we’ve created a collection of virtual content for dogs and humans to still have a great time. Mark...

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  31. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, May 30 | 10:30 am

    Enjoy art and nature in a 90-minute tour that leads you through the Park past site-specific works of art and sustainable natural areas. The route has variations in surface...

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  32. Duke Energy Family Renaissance Fair (Canceled)

    Canceled - Sunday, May 31 | 11 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Step back in time as the...

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