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  1. Borromeo String Quartet

    Sunday, November 18 | 2 pm

    The award-winning Borromeo String Quartet, one of the most important ensembles of our time, is admired and sought after for its fresh interpretations of classical music and...

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  2. Iris after Dark

    Friday, November 23 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  3. Iris after Dark

    Friday, November 30 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  4. #ncmaLATE Silent Night with Jodie Landau

    Friday, November 30 | 9:30 pm

    #ncmaLATE is a chance to Lounge, make Art, hear Tunes, and Engage with low-pressure, fun experiences. Los Angeles-based composer Jodie Landau creates an evening of solo...

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  5. Music Pop-Up in the Galleries

    Saturday, December 1 | 10 am

    Los Angeles-based composer Jodie Landau performs songs by Sufjan Stevens, Joanna Newsom, and other pop artists. Check at the West Building Information Desk for gallery...

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  6. Iris after Dark

    Friday, December 7 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  7. Iris after Dark

    Friday, December 14 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  8. Iris after Dark

    Friday, December 21 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  9. Iris after Dark

    Friday, December 28 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  10. Iris after Dark

    Friday, January 4 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  11. Teens IRL

    Friday, January 4 | 6 pm

    Members of the NCMA Teen Arts Council welcome their peers to connect with old and new friends in a low-key hangout where they can meet local artists, collaborate on some...

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  12. New Year Celebration 2019

    Wednesday, 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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  13. New Year Celebration 2019

    Thursday, January 10 | 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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  14. Iris after Dark

    Friday, January 11 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  15. Iris after Dark

    Friday, January 18 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  16. Iris after Dark

    Friday, January 25 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  17. Lecture and Wine Tasting: Toast to Bacchus

    Saturday, January 26 | 3 pm

    Explore the complexities of the vineyards with a wine tasting, and then raise a glass to the god of wine. Curator of Ancient Art Caroline Rocheleau presents Bacchus, the...

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  18. Champagne and Chocolate

    Thursday, January 31 | 7 pm

    Treat yourself to a glass of champagne and sample an array of chocolatier-curated fine chocolates. Your taste buds will thank you. Price includes one drink ticket;...

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  19. Iris after Dark

    Friday, February 1 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  20. Mélange

    Sunday, February 3 | 2 pm

    Mélange, meaning “an eclectic mix,” changes the rules of chamber music performance. Each audience member has the chance to select the ensemble’s next piece from its rich...

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  21. Iris after Dark

    Friday, February 8 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  22. Lecture: Love Stories

    Friday, February 8 | 7 pm

    Join Curator of European Art David Steel as he discusses the origins and evolution of St. Valentine’s Day and the theme of love in a variety of works from the Museum’s...

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  23. Valentine’s Dinner at Iris

    Thursday, February 14 | 5 pm

    Valentine’s in Iris includes champagne upon arrival, a three-course prix fixe menu, and romantic music in the lounge. Stroll through the galleries, discovering love and...

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  24. Iris after Dark

    Friday, February 15 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  25. SOFA Artist Hangout and Studio

    Friday, February 15 | 6 pm

    “Socialize Often with Friends and Art.” Get together with new and old art buddies to chill and create. Bring a project, use our materials to create something on the spot,...

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  26. Dance Workshop: Rodin in Movement (Adults)

    Saturday, February 16 | 10 am

    Choreographers Murielle Elizéon and Tommy Noonan share the creative process behind "Je suis belle," a dance piece commissioned by the NCMA in 2017. The workshop begins with...

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  27. Dance Workshop: Rodin in Movement (Teens)

    Saturday, February 16 | 2 pm

    Choreographers Murielle Elizéon and Tommy Noonan share the creative process behind "Je suis belle," a dance piece commissioned by the NCMA in 2017. The workshop begins with...

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  28. Iris after Dark

    Friday, February 22 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  29. Iris after Dark

    Friday, March 1 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  30. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: Quartet for the End of Time

    Sunday, March 3 | 2 pm

    Members of the Charlotte Symphony perform Olivier Messiaen’s epic wartime Quartet for the End of Time. Endlessly deep and filled with haunting passages, the work has been...

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  31. Iris after Dark

    Friday, March 8 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  32. Iris after Dark

    Friday, March 15 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  33. Iris after Dark

    Friday, March 22 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  34. Iris after Dark

    Friday, March 29 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  35. Iris after Dark

    Friday, April 5 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  36. Benjamin Beilman, Violin, and Andrew Tyson, Piano

    Sunday, April 7 | 2 pm

    When violinist Benjamin Beilman and pianist Andrew Tyson perform together, the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. These prodigious young talents—who met as...

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  37. Iris after Dark

    Friday, April 12 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  38. Iris after Dark

    Friday, April 19 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  39. Iris after Dark

    Friday, April 26 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  40. William “Mac” Nelson, Guitar

    Sunday, April 28 | 2 pm

    Acclaimed classical guitarist and educator William “Mac” Nelson presents a program of music by 19th- and 20th- century composers in the Western tradition who have used the...

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  41. Iris after Dark

    Friday, May 3 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  42. Olga Kleiankina, Piano, with Projections and Images by Emil Polyak

    Sunday, May 5 | 2 pm

    Worlds collide as chamber music, the cosmos, and technology create a special performance featuring pianist Olga Kleiankina. Projections of the cosmos, designed by North...

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  43. Iris after Dark

    Friday, May 10 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  44. Solomon Eichner, Piano, Brian Reagin, Violin, and Bonnie Thron, Cello

    Sunday, May 12 | 2 pm

    Pianist Solomon Eichner is joined by Brian Reagin, concertmaster of the North Carolina Symphony, and Bonnie Thron, principal cellist for the North Carolina Symphony, in a...

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  45. Iris after Dark

    Friday, May 17 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  46. Iris after Dark

    Friday, May 24 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  47. Iris after Dark

    Friday, May 31 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  48. Iris after Dark

    Friday, June 7 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  49. Iris after Dark

    Friday, June 14 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  50. Iris after Dark

    Friday, June 21 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  51. Iris after Dark

    Friday, June 28 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  52. Iris after Dark

    Friday, July 5 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  53. Iris after Dark

    Friday, July 12 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  54. Iris after Dark

    Friday, July 19 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  55. Iris after Dark

    Friday, July 26 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  56. Iris after Dark

    Friday, August 2 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  57. Iris after Dark

    Friday, August 9 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  58. Iris after Dark

    Friday, August 16 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  59. Iris after Dark

    Friday, August 23 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  60. Iris after Dark

    Friday, August 30 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  61. Iris after Dark

    Friday, September 6 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  62. Iris after Dark

    Friday, September 13 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  63. Iris after Dark

    Friday, September 20 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  64. Iris after Dark

    Friday, September 27 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  65. Iris after Dark

    Friday, October 4 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  66. Iris after Dark

    Friday, October 11 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  67. Iris after Dark

    Friday, October 18 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  68. Iris after Dark

    Friday, October 25 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  69. Iris after Dark

    Friday, November 1 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  70. Iris after Dark

    Friday, November 8 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  71. Iris after Dark

    Friday, November 15 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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