Calendar

  1. Virtual Afternoon with the Mummies

    Tuesday, June 1 | 4 pm

    Get an insider’s view of the exhibition Golden Mummies of Egypt from home with this special program just for families! Look closely, ask questions, and learn more during...

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  2. Tai Chi in the Park

    Tuesday, June 1 | 7 pm

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

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  3. Mindful Museum: Virtual Art and Self-Care Hour

    Wednesday, June 2 | 7 pm

    Join Jesalyn Keziah, MSW, for a creative exploration of self-care and play as we intentionally honor the shift into summer’s expansion. We will use guided meditation,...

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  4. Lunchtime Floral Demonstration with Steve Taras

    Thursday, June 3 | Noon

    Join this dynamic live floral demo with Steve Taras, one of Raleigh’s premier florists, to learn about flowers both familiar and new. Taras leads the talented team at...

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  5. Virtual Slow-Art Appreciation: Art in Bloom Edition

    Thursday, June 3 | 7 pm

    Slow art is a growing movement to mindfully observe and appreciate art. During this special 90-minute Art in Bloom edition, you will be guided through a brief centering...

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  6. Modern Florals in Watercolor Virtual Demonstration

    Friday, June 4 | Noon

    Drop in over lunch or stay the whole time as N.C. watercolorist and illustrator Amy Richards creates whimsical florals using basic watercolor techniques. Feel free to...

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  7. Virtual Sensory Journey through Art

    Friday, June 4 | 1 pm

    Join us and Arts Access for a virtual journey inspired by art. For this Art in Bloom edition, we will be exploring North Carolina flowers and their appearance in art. This...

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  8. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, June 5 | 10:30 am

    Enjoy art and nature during a two-mile-long tour that leads past site-specific works and sustainable natural areas. Meet your guide at the Ellipse. Registration required;...

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  9. Virtual Flowers in Motion: Film, Music, and Fashion

    Saturday, June 5 | 7 pm

    Let the flowers move you! Be a part of Art in Bloom from anywhere by attending this exciting three-part virtual event (90 minutes in length). Hosted by Chelsea Flower Show...

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  10. Tai Chi in the Park

    Tuesday, June 8 | 7 pm

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

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  11. Lunchtime Floral Demonstration with Morgan Howell Moylan

    Thursday, June 10 | Noon

    Join Morgan Moylan of West Queen Floral Studio for a demonstration that will teach you about various flowers and how to work with color in your arrangements. Morgan’s love...

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  12. Art in Bloom Virtual Docent Tour

    Thursday, June 10 | 1 pm

    Want to learn more about the much-anticipated Art in Bloom? Attend a one-hour docent-led virtual tour focusing on the works of art that inspired this year’s floral...

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  13. Virtual Slow-Art Appreciation: Art in Bloom Edition

    Thursday, June 10 | 7 pm

    Slow art is a growing movement to mindfully observe and appreciate art. During this special 90-minute Art in Bloom edition, you will be guided through a brief centering...

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  14. Art in Bloom Virtual Docent Tour

    Friday, June 11 | 1 pm

    Want to learn more about the much-anticipated Art in Bloom? Attend a one-hour docent-led virtual tour focusing on the works of art that inspired this year’s floral...

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  15. NCMA Film Club: Flower Punk

    Friday, June 11 | 7 pm

    If you enjoy watching and talking about films, join us for a virtual meeting of the NCMA Film Club! This month’s selection, inspired by Art in Bloom, is the short...

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  16. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, June 12 | 10:30 am

    Enjoy art and nature during a two-mile-long tour that leads past site-specific works and sustainable natural areas. Meet your guide at the Ellipse. Registration required;...

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  17. Modern Florals in Watercolor Virtual Workshop

    Saturday, June 12 | 1:30 pm

    Join artist Amy Richards for a modern florals in watercolor workshop. She will guide you in creating a lovely botanical composition utilizing a variety of strokes and...

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  18. Summer Camp: A Natural Fit, ages 6–7 (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Monday, June 14 | 11:03 am

    Explore the organic side of art as you get up close and personal with nature in the park and the galleries. See how nature inspires artists and find inspiration in the...

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  19. Summer Camp: A Natural Fit, ages 9–11

    Monday, June 14 | 9 am

    Explore the organic side of art as you get up close and personal with nature in the park and the galleries. See how nature inspires artists and find inspiration in the...

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  20. Summer Camp: A Natural Fit, ages 7–8 (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Monday, June 14 | 9 am

    Explore the organic side of art as you get up close and personal with nature in the park and the galleries. See how nature inspires artists and find inspiration in the...

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  21. Tai Chi in the Park

    Tuesday, June 15 | 7 pm

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

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  22. Music at the Museum featuring Tumbao

    Tuesday, June 15 | 9 pm

    Join us as Tumbao performs virtually from the North Carolina Museum of Art!

    Two ways to watch:

      • Join a public viewing of the concert in real time, livestreamed on our...

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  23. Morning Bird Walk

    Saturday, June 19 | 8:30 am

    Join our resident birding enthusiast, Park Ranger Chantal Taunton, on a meandering walk through the Museum Park in search of migratory and native birds. Please bring your...

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  24. Mindful Museum: Outdoor Ritual for the Summer Solstice

    Monday, June 21 | 6:30 pm

    “The summer solstice encourages us to look within, to cultivate and support inner radiance by turning to rituals and practices that nurture personal growth and receptivity...

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  25. Summer Camp: Blast through the Past, ages 6–7 (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Monday, June 21 | 9 am

    Join us as we take an adventure across time. We’ll explore the arts of ages past as we journey through the years studying works from ancient civilizations to the modern...

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  26. Summer Camp: Blast through the Past, ages 9–11 (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Monday, June 21 | 9 am

    Join us as we take an adventure across time. We’ll explore the arts of ages past as we journey through the years studying works from ancient civilizations to the modern...

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  27. Summer Camp: Blast through the Past, ages 7–8 (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Monday, June 21 | 9 am

    Join us as we take an adventure across time. We’ll explore the arts of ages past as we journey through the years studying works from ancient civilizations to the modern...

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  28. Online Course for Educators: Art and SEL

    Tuesday, June 22 | 10 am

    This self-paced, 10-hour course will introduce arts-based strategies that will support teachers in integrating the five core CASEL competencies of Social Emotional Learning...

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  29. Tai Chi in the Park

    Tuesday, June 22 | 7 pm

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

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  30. Virtual Teen Art Portfolio Development Workshops

    Wednesday, June 23 | 1 pm

    Work in small groups to share the art in your portfolio with peers, NCMA staff, and college art faculty members. Get support and helpful feedback as you prepare to submit...

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  31. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, June 26 | 10:30 am

    Enjoy art and nature during a two-mile-long tour that leads past site-specific works and sustainable natural areas. Meet your guide at the Ellipse. Registration required;...

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  32. Summer Camp: Buggin’ Out, ages 9–11 (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Monday, June 28 | 9 am

    Have you ever wondered what the world looks like for insects? Then come on this artful arthropod adventure in the Museum Park and beyond. Be inspired by some of the world’s...

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  33. Summer Camp: Buggin’ Out, ages 6–7 (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Monday, June 28 | 9 am

    Have you ever wondered what the world looks like for insects? Then come on this artful arthropod adventure in the Museum Park and beyond. Be inspired by some of the world’s...

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  34. Summer Camp: Buggin’ Out, ages 7–8

    Monday, June 28 | 9 am

    Have you ever wondered what the world looks like for insects? Then come on this artful arthropod adventure in the Museum Park and beyond. Be inspired by some of the world’s...

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  35. Tai Chi in the Park

    Tuesday, June 29 | 7 pm

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

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  36. Music at the Museum featuring Speed Stick

    Tuesday, June 29 | 9 pm

    Join us as Speed Stick performs virtually from the North Carolina Museum of Art!

    Two ways to watch:

      • Join a public viewing of the concert in real time, livestreamed on...

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