Calendar

  1. Virtual What's in the Box

    Wednesday, December 2 | 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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  2. Mindful Museum: Envisioning and Embodying Abundance

    Wednesday, December 2 | 7 pm

    Join us for a joyful and expansive session celebrating abundance! This hourlong virtual program guides you through a creative visioning exercise, a meditation, and a group...

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  3. A Musical Interchange with El Anatsui’s Lines That Link Humanity featuring Carolyn Colquitt

    Saturday, December 5 | 1 pm

    Why is this baby grand piano in the middle of the NCMA’s African Arts Gallery? In the spirit of our Interchanges project, and pushing the boundaries of that initiative even...

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  4. A Musical Interchange with El Anatsui’s Lines That Link Humanity featuring Carolyn Colquitt

    Sunday, December 6 | 1 pm

    Why is this baby grand piano in the middle of the NCMA’s African Arts Gallery? In the spirit of our Interchanges project, and pushing the boundaries of that initiative even...

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  5. Virtual Gallery Tour: Stories from the Judaic Art Gallery

    Monday, December 7 | 1:30 pm

    The NCMA is one of only two general art museums in the country with a permanent gallery devoted to Jewish ceremonial art. How did this collection come to be in North...

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  6. NCMA Recommends: Untitled (Light Under the Door)

    Friday, December 11 | 10 am

    Orit Raff, Untitled (Light Under the Door), 1999, C-print, Gift of Allen G. Thomas, Jr. 31 1/4 x 39 3/8 in.

    This time of year, when the days get shorter and the nights get...

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  7. Morning Bird Walk (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Saturday, December 12 | 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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  8. A Musical Interchange with El Anatsui’s Lines That Link Humanity featuring Carolyn Colquitt

    Saturday, December 12 | 1 pm

    Why is this baby grand piano in the middle of the NCMA’s African Arts Gallery? In the spirit of our Interchanges project, and pushing the boundaries of that initiative even...

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  9. Studio Workshop: Sketchbooking (two-part virtual class)

    Saturday, December 12 | 1:30 pm

    Anna Podris creates vivid paintings inspired by dreams, from the world around her, and from active play in her sketchbooks. Join her as she guides participants through the...

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  10. A Musical Interchange with El Anatsui’s Lines That Link Humanity featuring Carolyn Colquitt

    Sunday, December 13 | 1 pm

    Why is this baby grand piano in the middle of the NCMA’s African Arts Gallery? In the spirit of our Interchanges project, and pushing the boundaries of that initiative even...

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  11. Mindful Museum: Virtual Family Growga Moment

    Monday, December 14 | 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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  12. Mindful Museum: Virtual Slow Art Appreciation

    Wednesday, December 16 | 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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  13. Virtual Lecture: Creating Reflections on Light - December 2020

    Thursday, December 17 | Noon

    Join us for a lunchtime lecture with Michele Frederick, associate curator of European art, to hear about the challenges and benefits of building the exhibition Reflections...

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  14. Dreaming in Color: Liberation Station Virtual Storytime

    Friday, December 18 | 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: Museo / Museum (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Friday, December 18 | 7 pm

    If you enjoy watching and talking about films, join us for a meeting of the virtual NCMA Film Club! Watch the film at your convenience, and then join a Zoom discussion....

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  16. A Musical Interchange with El Anatsui’s Lines That Link Humanity featuring Carolyn Colquitt

    Saturday, December 19 | 1 pm

    Why is this baby grand piano in the middle of the NCMA’s African Arts Gallery? In the spirit of our Interchanges project, and pushing the boundaries of that initiative even...

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  17. Art, Nature, People: Lights Across NC

    Saturday, December 19 | 10 am

    Light brings both art and nature to life and is explored through painting, photography, sculpture, and architecture in two exhibitions currently on view, Reflections on...

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  18. Mindful Museum: Winter Astrology and Meditation Workshop

    Monday, December 21 | 6:30 pm

    The Yoga Almanac, co-authored by Raleigh yoga teacher Andrea Rice, aligns yoga practices with the astrological seasons. The winter solstice coincides with the start of...

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  19. Pink Martini New Year’s Eve Virtual Concert

    Thursday, December 31 | 3 pm

    Ring in the new year with “Good Riddance, 2020!” Everyone’s favorite “little orchestra,” Pink Martini, brings some much-needed holiday cheer to your living room this...

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