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Format: 10/22/17

Teen Tour: Art of Ancient Egypt

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

Ancient Egypt earns its mystique from the art left inside the tombs of royaltyart that was never supposed to be seen or enjoyed by anyone but the deceased. Learn more about the stability and spirituality of the ancient Egyptians throughout their incredible 3,000-year reign. No prior art history knowledge required—we'll get you up to speed! This tour is limited to the first 16 participants.

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Toddler Art: Little Bookworms

November 3, 10, or 14, 11:00 a.m.-noon

Toddler Art is for 2-3 year olds and a favorite grown-up and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.
In November, gather 'round for story time and explore the joy of reading as we look for books hiding in the art.

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Film Screening: Through the Repellent Fence

Sunday, November 5, 5:00 p.m.

Through the Repellent Fence follows art collective Postcommodity as they strive to construct Repellent Fence, a two-mile-long outdoor artwork that straddles the US-Mexico border. Consisting of 28 large spheres extending a mile north and south of the border, this large work of Land Art calls attention to the histories of indigenous peoples by visually reconnecting their divided homeland.

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First Tuesday

Tuesday, November 7, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

From roots to shoots, trees are terrific! Celebrate both art and trees in this fun-filled day of art making, performances, story times, and tours designed specifically for children ages 5 and under.

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Pop-Up Art Spot

Tuesday, November 7, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot on the Level 4 Landing for activities related to shapes, as well as a poetry activity, all inspired by nearby works of art. Free for all ages.

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EODIAH Public Talk

Tuesday, November 7, 4:00 p.m.

Join Rebecca Quinn Teresi, PhD candidate, Johns Hopkins University, for her talk Immaculacy and (Im)Purity in the Spanish Baroque. 

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Arturo's Art & Me: Language of Flowers

November 8, 9, or 11, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Arturo's Art & Me is for 3-5 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.
In November, take a crash course in decoding the language of flowers, and use your newfound detective skills to unravel the meanings of floral masterpieces in the galleries.

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Second Thursdays with a Twist

Second Thursdays, 5:00-9:00 p.m.

Take an unexpected look at the Museum’s collection with a pop culture twist. It’s ladies night at the DMA which means you’re in for some subversive stitching, the best jams and learning about the women of the art world. 

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