Please note: Due to expected incoming inclement weather, the galleries will be closed Sunday, January 16. Exhibition ticket holders can use their Sunday ticket for another day of Alphonse Mucha: Art Nouveau Visionary. Contact help@ncartmuseum.org with questions. 

Mindful Museum: Virtual Sensory Journey through Art

Join us for a sensory journey to France to explore The Garden Parasol. We’ve partnered with Arts Access to offer this special virtual experience intended for adults who are blind, low vision, or have a disability or learning need that would benefit from a sensory-style experience.

After a short guided meditation and audio description of the artwork, you will be invited to step into the painting virtually with a mindful observation and discussion. Registration includes a small kit of sensory objects that participants will engage with during the observation. These will be mailed to registrants in advance. Captions will be provided.

Registration closes August 1, 2021. For ages 16 and up.

For questions regarding the content of this program, email felicia.ingram@ncdcr.gov.

Image Caption:

Frederick Carl Frieseke, The Garden Parasol, 1910, oil on canvas, 57 1/8 × 77 in., Purchased with funds from the State of North Carolina, 1973, and dedicated in memory of Moussa M. Domit, director of the North Carolina Museum of Art (1974–1980), by the NCMA Board of Trustees, 2008


Date

Aug 12, 2021

Time

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Cost

Free; registration required
For More Information:
(919) 715-5923
Wednesday through Sunday, from 10 am to 5 pm
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