Calendar

  1. VITAL Health Virtual Flower-Making Workshop (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Thursday, October 1 | 7:30 pm

    Vital Health is a community initiative created by artist Stacey L. Kirby and consultant Michael S. Williams to address the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health...

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  2. Online Course for Educators: Visual Literacy—Making Connections with Works of Art

    Tuesday, October 6

    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...

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  3. Virtual What’s in the Box? Parts of Art

    Wednesday, October 7 | 10 am

    Have fun while exploring art together! “What’s in the Box?” is the Museum’s signature program for children ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers. Live virtual 45-minute sessions...

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  4. Mindful Museum: Virtual Poetry Hour

    Wednesday, October 7 | 7 pm

    Join writer-scholar Jameela F. Dallis to make language art! Or, rather, to write ekphrastic poems inspired by the Museum’s collection. Ekphrasis means “description” in...

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  5. Member Thursdays

    Thursday, October 8 | 5 pm

    Enjoy these special evenings at the Museum as our way of saying "Welcome back and thank you" for your membership. Galleries in East and West buildings will be open from 5...

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  6. Morning Bird Walk (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Saturday, October 10 | 8:30 am

    Join our resident birding enthusiast, Park ranger Chantal Taunton, on a meandering 90-minute walk through the Museum Park in search of migratory and native birds. Wear a...

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  7. Studio Workshop: Exploring Plein Air Painting (two-part virtual class)

    Saturday, October 10 | 1:30 pm

    Ever wonder why Monet, Van Gogh, and other great artists sought to be outside with their paint? Explore plein air painting from the comfort of your virtual environment with...

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  8. Creative Processing for Families: Change (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Sunday, October 11 | 10 am

    Creative Processing is a new series for families to reflect together on big (and sometimes tough) ideas about the world and ourselves through art. Workshops include guided...

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  9. Friends of Greek Art Virtual Lecture Beyond Hybridity: Being Egyptian under Macedonian and Roman Rule

    Sunday, October 11 | 2 pm

    Join this virtual lecture by Professor Jennifer E. Gates-Foster from UNC–Chapel Hill to learn about the ways life in Egypt under Macedonian and Roman rule was transformed...

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  10. Tai Chi in the Museum Park

    Tuesday, October 13 | 6 pm

    This ancient Chinese martial art combines slow, gentle, flowing movements with focused attention and deep breathing. You’ll be ensconced in art and nature for an hour,...

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  11. Tai Chi in the Museum Park (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Wednesday, October 14 | 6 pm

    This ancient Chinese martial art combines slow, gentle, flowing movements with focused attention and deep breathing. You’ll be ensconced in art and nature for an hour,...

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  12. Member Thursdays

    Thursday, October 15 | 5 pm

    Enjoy these special evenings at the Museum as our way of saying "Welcome back and thank you" for your membership. Galleries in East and West buildings will be open from 5...

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  13. Outdoor Fall Photography Workshop (two-part virtual class) - (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Thursday, October 15 | 7 pm

    Take your nature and landscape photography to the next level. In Part 1 of this live interactive workshop, you will be guided through foundational skills and learn concepts...

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  14. Dreaming in Color: Liberation Station Virtual Storytime

    Friday, October 16 | 9 am

    The third Friday of each month, tune in for stories from the beautiful NCMA galleries. Victoria Scott-Miller of Liberation Station bookstore offers a series of readings and...

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  15. NCMA Film Club: Steamboat Bill Jr.

    Friday, October 16 | 7 pm

    Join us for a special session of the NCMA Film Club featuring a virtual live-stream screening of the silent classic Steamboat Bill Jr. with an introduction by film curator...

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  16. Diali Cissokho & Kaira Ba (Park Event Sold Out)

    Tuesday, October 20 | 8 pm

    UPDATE: The public viewing of the concert in real time, live streamed on our amphitheater screen, is now sold out. Tune into the livestream from home via the YouTube link...

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  17. Mindful Museum: Virtual Slow Art Appreciation (Sold out)

    Sold Out - Wednesday, October 21 | 7 pm

    Slow art is a growing movement to mindfully observe and appreciate art. This hourlong virtual program guides you through centering techniques and a breathing practice...

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  18. Member Thursdays

    Thursday, October 22 | 5 pm

    Enjoy these special evenings at the Museum as our way of saying "Welcome back and thank you" for your membership. Galleries in East and West buildings will be open from 5...

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  19. Break It Down with the Book Lady

    Saturday, October 24 | 10:30 am

    Talk about the books in this month’s video with Victoria Scott-Miller, the “Book Lady,” from the comfort of your home with your family. Spaces are limited for this...

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  20. Virtual Panel Discussion: Front Burner

    Saturday, October 24 | 7 pm

    Join us for this virtual panel discussion on the exhibition Front Burner: Highlights in Contemporary North Carolina Painting. Artists Luke Miller Buchanan, Carmen Neely,...

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  21. Mindful Museum: Family Growga Moments

    Monday, October 26 | 4 pm

    Kids experience movement, mindfulness, and connection through fun and engaging virtual Growga programming. Each monthly 30-minute class, inspired by the Museum's...

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  22. Teacher Tuesdays: Special Exhibition Access for Educators

    Tuesday, October 27 | 4 pm

    Teachers are invited to enjoy exclusive access to our East Building exhibitions: Good as Gold: Fashioning Senegalese Women, Leonardo Drew: Making Chaos Legible, Christopher...

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  23. Tai Chi in the Museum Park

    Tuesday, October 27 | 6 pm

    This ancient Chinese martial art combines slow, gentle, flowing movements with focused attention and deep breathing. You’ll be ensconced in art and nature for an hour,...

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  24. NCMA in Dialogue: Contemporary Clay and Ancient Symbols

    Tuesday, October 27 | 7 pm

    What does it mean to be a contemporary artist who draws inspiration from ancient civilizations? How do artworks speak to each other across the ages and tell the stories of...

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  25. Tai Chi in the Museum Park

    Wednesday, October 28 | 6 pm

    This ancient Chinese martial art combines slow, gentle, flowing movements with focused attention and deep breathing. You’ll be ensconced in art and nature for an hour,...

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  26. Virtual Artist Lecture: Lina Iris Viktor

    Thursday, October 29 | Noon

    Join us for a special lunchtime lecture in conjunction with the exhibition Good as Gold: Fashioning Senegalese Women. Renowned artist Lina Iris Viktor converses with Amanda...

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  27. Member Thursdays

    Thursday, October 29 | 5 pm

    Enjoy these special evenings at the Museum as our way of saying "Welcome back and thank you" for your membership. Galleries in East and West buildings will be open from 5...

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