Late Nights

The art doesn't go home.
Why should you?

Join us on the third Friday of each month, when the Museum is open until midnight. Each Late Night offers hundreds of experiences for visitors of all ages with performances, concerts, readings, film screenings, tours, family programs, and more! Be sure to check out our Late Night Video on YouTube! 

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FREE (some exhibitions require an admission ticket )

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Format: 11/20/14

Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art

Third Fridays, 6:00 p.m. - midnight

On Friday, November 21, fall into flowers as we celebrate our new exhibition Bouquets: French Still-Life Painting from Chardin to Matisse with talks, tours, music and more!

Submissions due December 1

Our Creative Cocktail Contest is calling all connoisseurs of art and alcohol to create a cocktail inspired by a work of art in our collection! Learn how to enter. 

Late Night After Hours Music Showcase

Bonnie Whitmore, a multi-instrumentalist and songwriter, performs spry and sultry country music with a voice that “goes from whispering softness to full throttle.” 
10:00-11:00 p.m., Friday, November 21

Late Night Main Stage

From musettes to jazz, dance to French-inspired music performed by the Matt Tolentino Band
8:00-9:00 p.m., Friday, November 21

Late Night Talk: Gauguin and Van Gogh: A Dialogue of Bouquets

Join Dr. Richard R. Brettell for a consideration of the dialogue of floral still-life paintings between Gauguin and Van Gogh in detail, with reference from both artist's writings..
7:00 p.m., Friday, November 21