Talks & Tours

The Dallas Museum of Art presents an array of talks and tours exploring art from around the world and throughout time with distinguished artists, scholars, and artistic leaders.

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

Upcoming Talks & Tours

Format: 11/21/17

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 lunchtime gallery talks.


Saturday Spotlight Tours

Saturdays, 2:00 p.m.

Get to know the DMA through a Saturday Spotlight Tour. DMA docents will be on-site to lead free tours introducing visitors to the highlights of our collection. Tours will depart from the Visitor Services Desk at 2:00 p.m. every Saturday.


EODIAH Public Talk

Tuesday, December 5, 4:00 p.m.

Join Edleeca Thompson, UTD Fellow, for her talk African Art on View: Mediating Transnational Histories in Four Metropolitan Museums


Boshell Lecture: Three Stones Make a Wall

Thursday, February 15, 7:00 p.m.

Archaeologist Eric Cline will share selections from his new book Three Stones Make a Wall: The Story of Archaeology. From Pompeii to Petra, Cline brings to life a few of history's most riveting discoveries, the archaeologists who made them, and the civilizations that were uncovered. Along the way, Cline addresses important archaeological questions: How do you know where to dig? Who gets to keep what is found?