Teen Programs

Look. Relate. Create. From tours and workshops to volunteering opportunities, there's a place for teens at the Dallas Museum of Art. DMA Teen Programs are opportunities for teens (ages 13-19) to make connections with global cultures, meet and collaborate with new friends, and find inspiration in new places.

For more infomation about volunteering opportunities for teens, please visit our Volunteer page to learn about the Teen Advisory Council and Teen Ambassador Program.

For questions or more information about DMA Teen Programs, email teens@DMA.org or call 214-922-1822. 

Upcoming Teen Workshops

Format: 2/22/19

Zine Club: Extra! Read All About Her!

Thursday, March 7, 6:00-8:30 p.m.

Explore the challenges and restrictions experienced by female artists seeking professional careers in the visual arts as we discuss the exhibition Women Artists in Europe from the Monarchy to Modernism in the galleries. Be inspired by their triumphs and take your insight back to the Tech Lab to create your own newspaper front page of what women will achieve next.

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Teen Homeschool Workshop: Observational Drawing

Friday, March 29, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

When Berthe Morisot was the only woman artist to show her work in the first Impressionist exhibition, she was a revolutionary artist in her own right. Explore what informed her perspective as an artist in the exhibition Berthe Morisot: Woman Impressionist, and then take to the streets to discover what catches your eye in a round of observational drawing. Intended for ages 13–19.

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Zine Club: Carving Through the Past

Thursday, April 4, 6:00-8:30 p.m.

Dive into the graphic, geometric, and colorful works of Los Angelesbased painter Jonas Wood. Reflect on his fascination with psychology and memory to remind yourself of your personal history and culture. Then learn the process of linocut printmaking to assemble a landscape of memories.

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Teen Homeschool Workshop: Interiors

Friday, April 12, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

What comes to mind when you think of the places you've lived? Explore the work of artist Jonas Wood and connect memories with houses, rooms, and furniture that we spend most of our time in. In the studio, re-create those spaces as miniature multimedia sculptures to keep and remember. Intended for ages 1319. 

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Zine Club: America Will Be!

Thursday, May 2, 6:00-8:30 p.m.

LaToya Ruby Frazier’s photograph Grandma Ruby’s Refrigerator celebrates the bonds of family and friendship that sustain communities in the midst of social change. Tell a story about the people in your community using photography. Drop by for a final chance to be published in the Spring Zine!

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