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Format: 1/17/17

Late Night Film: Ladyhawke

Friday, January 20, 9:00 p.m.

Set in medieval France, Ladyhawke tells the story of two cursed lovers who can only meet in human form at dawn and dusk and the young thief who helps them set things right.

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Late Night After Hours Music Showcase featuring Saxon Moon

Friday, January 20, 10:00-11:00 p.m.

Listen to medieval-style folk rock performed by Saxon Moon. Formed in 2010 by multi-instrumentalists Dave Elles and Paul Adam, Saxon Moon uses Northern European/Celtic influences in their all-original musical compositions. Since then they have added Joshua Amyx as the frontman and drummer and have toured regionally. 

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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 for creative writing, playing, and sketching activities inspired by nearby works of art.

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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 and go on an animal scavenger hunt, or pair up with a friend to participate in a sketching activity that will have you looking closely at nearby works of art.

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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.

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Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art

Saturday, January 21, 2:00 p.m.

For the closing weekend of the DMA's special presentation Walter De Maria: Counterpoint, enjoy a closer look at the artist's career and his legacy in the history of American art. Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art highlights the work of Robert Smithson, Walter De Maria, and Michael Heizer and their break from the modern art world of the 1960s and 70s.

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DMA Members-Only Tours

Every fourth Sunday, 1:00 p.m.

DMA Members are invited to join us for an exclusive docent-led tour on the fourth Sunday of every month, except December.

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Levison Wood

Sunday, January 22, 4:00 p.m.

In 2013, Levison Wood became the first person to walk the entire length of the Nile River. He traversed sandstorms, flash floods, and minefields, and trekked 1,700 miles along the Silk Road, the Line of Control, and the earthquake-ravaged lands of Nepal. Ranulph Fiennes has called his travels “[a]n immense feat of endurance, a magnificent journey and a great adventure.” At this event, he’ll discuss his adventures and his bestselling books, Walking the Nile (2015) and Walking the Himalayas (2016). Wood is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and International Fellow of the Explorers Club. 

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