Due to unforeseen circumstances and expected inclement weather, the Watchhouse concert originally scheduled for Saturday, October 1, has been rescheduled to Friday, October 28. Tickets for the original date can be used for the rescheduled date; just present your ticket at the new event. For additional assistance, or to request a refund, contact help@ncartmuseum.org during gallery hours, Wednesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm. Learn more on the event page.

Please note: West Building is now closed through October 7, 2022, to complete an exciting reinstallation of the People’s Collection. During this time enjoy free exhibitions on view in East Building, indoor and outdoor events and programming, and the 164-acre Museum Park. We’re excited to welcome visitors back to a new Museum experience starting October 8, 2022. Learn more about the opening weekend celebration.

NCMA To Go Activity Kit: Suncatchers

Get creative with NCMA art and artists at home. Each activity kit brings art-making inspiration to you with materials for a complete hands-on project. Kits are designed for all ages to enjoy, and written instructions are included. Instructions are available in English and Spanish.

This kit provides materials to celebrate the arrival of spring by creating a nature-filled suncatcher, taking cues from Jacob Lawrence’s drawing In the Garden.

Kits are first come, first served and are available for pickup at the Museum until they run out. Visit our Family Resources page for the instructions for this project and past kits.

Jacob Lawrence, In the Garden, 1950, pencil and casein tempera on paper, 22 3/16 30 1/16 in., Gift of Drs. Ronald and Elizabeth Kanof Levine in honor of John W. Coffey

Kit de actividades del NCMA para llevar: atrapasoles

Sea creativo con el arte y los artistas del NCMA en el hogar. Cada kit de actividades le aporta inspiraci³n para crear arte con materiales para un proyecto pr¡ctico completo. Los kits se pensaron para que los puedan disfrutar todas las edades e incluyen instrucciones escritas. Las instrucciones est¡n disponibles en ingl©s y en espa±ol.

Este kit proporciona materiales para celebrar la llegada de la primavera mediante la creaci³n de un atrapasol lleno de naturaleza, inspirado en el dibujo de Jacob Lawrence In the Garden (En el jard­n).

Los kits se entregan por orden de llegada y pueden recogerse en el museo hasta que se agoten. Visite nuestra p¡gina de “Recursos para la familia” y obtenga las instrucciones para este proyecto y los kits anteriores.

Jacob Lawrence, In the Garden (En el jard­n), 1950, l¡piz y t©mpera a la case­na sobre papel, 22 3/16 — 30 1/16 pulgadas, donaci³n de los Dres. Ronald y Elizabeth Kanof Levine en honor a John W. Coffey


Apr 02, 2022


10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Free; registration required / Gratis; se requiere inscripción


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