Calendar

Format: 1/19/19

Open Studio

Third Saturday, noon-4:00 p.m.

The studio is open and waiting for you! Drop in on the third Saturday of each month and enjoy free art making in the Art Studio for the entire family.

details

Pop-Up Art Spot

Saturdays, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot to experience art in a new way. Look closely at nearby works of art and explore what it would be like to be in an artwork through drawing, writing, and listening. Free for all ages.

details

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.

details

Open Studio

Third Sunday, noon-4:00 p.m.

The studio is open and waiting for you! Drop in on the third Sunday of each month and enjoy free art making in the Art Studio for the entire family.

details

Frank Welch Memorial Lecture with Rick Joy

Wednesday, January 23, 7:00 p.m.

Rick Joy, FAIA, leads an award-winning architecture, interiors, and planning firm. The studio's work encompasses intimate single-family homes and large-scale master plans, and includes commissions in Miami, New York City, San Francisco, Tucson, Costa Rica, Turks and Caicos, Mexico City, and Austin. Many of Joy's projects are featured in his new monograph Studio Joy Works. Join the Dallas Architecture Forum for this lecture commemorating Frank Welch. 

details

DMA Members-Only Tours: An Enduring Legacy: The Eugene and Margaret McDermott Collection of Impressionist and Modern Art

Thursday, January 24, noon

Join us on selected Thursdays and Saturdays this winter for exclusive docent-led tours just for DMA Members. Tours will last one hour and will focus on new rotations of our permanent collection and special exhibitions currently on view.

Please register at the DMA Membership Desk at the start of each tour. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Image: André Derain, Fishing Boats at L'Estaque, 1906, oil on canvas, Dallas Museum of Art, The Eugene and Margaret McDermott Art Fund, Inc.

details

Make & Take: Wonderful Weaving

Thursday, January 24, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Use a personal miniature loom to make your own wall hanging or small textile creation. You will learn the basics of weaving and use different yarn and materials to make your hanging uniquely yours. To get inspiration for your creation, check out our textiles on view in the Center for Creative Connections, right outside the studio.

details

DMA Members-Only Tours: An Enduring Legacy: The Eugene and Margaret McDermott Collection of Impressionist and Modern Art

Saturday, January 26, noon

Join us on selected Thursdays and Saturdays this winter for exclusive docent-led tours just for DMA Members. Tours will last one hour and will focus on new rotations of our permanent collection and special exhibitions currently on view.

Please register at the DMA Membership Desk at the start of each tour. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Image: André Derain, Fishing Boats at L'Estaque, 1906, oil on canvas, Dallas Museum of Art, The Eugene and Margaret McDermott Art Fund, Inc.

details

Creating Peace

Saturday, January 26, 2:00 p.m.

We all want to experience peace within our mind, peace in our life, and peace in our world. Yet due to the busyness and stresses of life and the conflict in our societies, it can be hard to see how this is possible. Gen Kelsang Menla will share some clear and practical Buddhist teachings and meditations that will show us the possibility of true peace and happiness. This talk is in partnership with the Kadampa Meditation Center. 

details

Pages