Gallery Talks

Wednesdays, 12:15 p.m.

Grab a bite of insight and join DMA staff, artists, and local scholars to explore the Museum's collection and exhibitions during weekly lunchtime gallery talks.




11 A Tale of Two Modernities: America in the Interwar Period
Sara Greenberg, McDermott Graduate Intern for Adult Programming and Arts & Letters Live, DMA

18 Global Trade: Beads and Ceramics
Dr. Roslyn Walker, Senior Curator of the Arts of Africa, the Pacific, and the Americas

25 Velma and Otis Dozier: A Traveled Life
Jessie Frazier, Manager of Adult Programming, DMA


“Perception Is the Medium:” Victor Vasarely and Bridget Riley
Kelly Filreis, McDermott Graduate Intern for Contemporary Art, DMA

8 Art and Nature in the Middle Ages*
Mickey Abel, Associate Professor of Art History, University of North Texas

15 Casta Paintings: Creating Race in 18th-Century Mexico
Angela Medrano, McDermott Intern for Gallery and Community Teaching, DMA

22 Waxed: Batik from Java
Kyli Brook, artist


De Stijl My Heart: The Evolution of Mondrian's Abstractions
Madeleine Fitzgerald, Audience Relations Coordinator for Programming, DMA

8 Seeing Without Sight: Experiencing Visual Art with Blind Individuals
Grace Diepenbrock, McDermott Intern for Family and Access Teaching, DMA

15 Art and Nature in the Middle Ages*
Anna Barry, artist and Director of White Rock Weaving Center

22 Costuming and Gender Presentation Among the Nasca
Dana Olesch, McDermott Intern for Ancient American Art, DMA

29 TBA

Gallery Talks are included in FREE general admission. Please note, Gallery Talks marked with an asterisk (*) require a special exhibition admission ticket. 

Missed a Gallery Talk? Visit the Program Recordings page to listen to selected past lectures, talks, and other events presented by the Dallas Museum of Art.