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.




Gods, Priests, and Worshippers in the Greek and Roman World
Dr. Melissa Barden Dowling, Associate Professor and Director of Classical Studies, Southern Methodist University

14 Revolutionary Meaning in 19th-Century American Art
Dr. Emily Schiller, Digital Collections Content Coordinator, DMA

21 Concentrations 60: Lucie Stahl
Nolan Jimbo, Curatorial Project Coordinator for Contemporary Art, DMA

28 Waxed: Batik from Java
Dr. Roslyn A. Walker, Senior Curator of the Arts of Africa, the Americas, and the Pacific, DMA


5 Where the Land Meets the Sea: Paintings of Waves
Stacey Lizotte, Head of Adult Programming and Multimedia Services, DMA

12 Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt*
Dr. Anne Bromberg, The Cecil and Ida Green Curator of Ancient and Asian Art, DMA

19 Exploring Art Through Scent
Deanna Ooley, Lecturer, Visual Arts and Design, University of North Texas

26 Worshippers and Worshipped: Women and Religion in the Ancient Mediterranean
Katie Cooke, Manager of Adult Programming, DMA


Walter De Maria: Soundtrack to a Sculptor
Gavin Delahunty, Hoffman Family Senior Curator of Contemporary Art, DMA

Behind the Scenes: Conservation
Mark Leonard, Chief Conservator, DMA

16 Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt*
Ann Marie Newman, storyteller

23 No Gallery Talk this week

30 Shaken, Stirred, Styled: The Art of the Cocktail
Samantha Robinson, Interim Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts and Design, DMA


Art and Nature in the Middle Ages
Dr. Nicole R. Myers, The Lillian and James H. Clark Curator of European Painting and Sculpture, DMA

14 Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt*
Aditi Samarth, Professor of Humanities, Richland College

21 No Gallery Talk this week

28 No Gallery Talk this week

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.