Late Nights

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! 

$10 public (some exhibitions require an additional $10 ticket)
$5 students (with valid ID)
FREE for DMA Members
FREE for children 11 and under

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Format: 6/28/17

Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art

Third Fridays, 6:00 p.m.–midnight

On Friday, July 21, sachey, chantey your way to the Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion exhibition and stay late for a night of fashion talks, films, tours, and art activities. Release your inner diva and show off your creativity - come dressed as Lady Gaga and enter to win our costume contest. 

Lady Gaga Costume Contest

Watch visitors release their inner monster during our Lady Gaga costume contest. The winner will receive a $100 gift certificate to the DMA Store and a copy of the Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion catalogue. 
7:00 p.m., Friday, July 21

Late Night Main Stage

Experience the biggest hits from Lady Gaga performed by one of the only tribute artists endorsed by Lady Gaga herself. Athena Reich is an award-winning actress, singer-songwriter, and founder of Lady Gaga International. Reich is known for breathtaking live vocals, real Haus of Gaga choreography, and sensational costumes that capture the look, feel, and sound of Lady Gaga's shows. 
8:00-8:45 p.m., Friday, July 21



Late Night Talk

Join Lisa Small, Brooklyn Museum Senior Curator of European Art, for a brief overview of the history of fashion, and how the creations of contemporary designers like Iris van Herpen at once continue and disrupt many of the traditions of haute couture.
7:00 p.m., Friday, July 21

Late Night After Hours Music Showcase

Listen to powerful feminine vocals paired with retrofuturistic synth sounds, driving guitars, pulsing basslines, and dynamic drums performed by Dallas synthwave trio Pleasure Crisis. Featuring bassist Cameron Brand, singer and guitarist Brandi Paige, and drummer Brian Johnson, this group produces a unique sound.
10:00-11:00 p.m., Friday, July 21