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  1. School’s Out Camp: A Week with Frida and Diego, Ages 6-10

    Monday, November 18 | 9 am

    Don’t miss this opportunity to explore our special exhibition Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and Mexican Modernism. Let Frida and Diego capture your imagination as you discover...

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  2. Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and Mexican Modernism from the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection

    Thursday, November 21 | 2:30 pm

    Meet a docent on Level B, outside the entrance to the exhibition. Arrive five minutes before tour time. For individuals and groups of five or fewer.

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  3. Dining after Dark: Frida and Diego, Love and Loss (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Friday, November 22 | 6:30 pm

    Curator Jennifer Dasal offers a look at the biography of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, from the tale of their first meeting during her childhood, through their tumultuous...

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  4. Studio Workshop on Mexican Modernist Painting

    Saturday, December 7 | 11 am

    Explore the rise of the Mexican modernist movement through paintings in our special exhibition. In this daylong workshop, local artist Peter Marin guides the class in...

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  5. Duke Energy Family Night: Winter around the World

    Friday, December 13 | 5 pm

    Experience the “winternational” celebration of the season! Discover family traditions from North Carolina and around the globe. Create art, enjoy free access to Frida...

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  6. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: The Mallarmé Chamber Players—A Frida Kahlo Celebration

    Sunday, January 5 | 2 pm

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    The Mallarmé Chamber Players are a flexible ensemble of professional musicians based in Durham, North Carolina. The ensemble’s name comes from Stéphane Mallarmé,...

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  7. New Year Celebration 2020

    Wednesday, January 8 | 7 pm

    Join us for a holiday reception that recognizes and thanks our Patron-level ($150) and higher members and our Business Friends for their continued support.

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  8. New Year Celebration 2020

    Thursday, January 9 | 7 pm

    Join us for a holiday reception that recognizes and thanks our Patron-level ($150) and higher members and our Business Friends for their continued support.

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  9. Family Studio: A Modern Mural

    Saturday, January 11 | 10:15 am

    Gallery tour plus studio workshops for families. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover. Each participant (children and adults) must...

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  10. Family Studio: A Modern Mural

    Saturday, January 11 | 1 pm

    Gallery tour plus studio workshops for families. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover. Each participant (children and adults) must...

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  11. Member Monday

    Monday, January 13 | 10 am

    Normally the NCMA is closed on Mondays, but we have set aside time for members to visit our special exhibitions without the crowds. Spend as much time as needed to...

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  12. Pop-Up Art: Adios to Frida and Diego!

    Sunday, January 19 | Noon

    Say adios to the exhibition Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and Mexican Modernism. Create a sketchbook inspired by Frida’s journals or add an artistic page to our farewell book....

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  13. May It Last: A Portrait of the Avett Brothers

    Sunday, January 26 | 2 pm

    (2018) Directed by Judd Apatow and Michael Bonfiglio. (107 min.) 

    Filmed with extraordinary access over more than two years, May It Last is a deeply intimate and revealing...

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  14. Family Studio: Inspired by Architecture

    Saturday, February 8 | 10:15 am

    Build your own architectural scene, inspired by paintings of cities around the globe! Participants take a guided tour through the European galleries to see famous places...

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  15. Family Studio: Inspired by Architecture

    Saturday, February 8 | 1 pm

    Build your own architectural scene, inspired by paintings of cities around the globe! Participants take a guided tour through the European galleries to see famous places...

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  16. Pop-Up Art: Feathered Faces

    Sunday, February 23 | Noon

    Get in touch with your wild side! Take inspiration from the feathers, beaks, and claws on view in John James Audubon’s Birds of America folios and create a unique bird mask...

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