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Format: 11/21/17

Teen Homeschool Workshop: Souvenir Screenprinting

Friday, December 15, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Before you leave on winter vacation, make the DMA a destination! Tour works of art created by jetsetting artists of the thirties and forties who were inspired by the first commercial air flights to create the look of the future. Commemorate your trip to the Museum with a screenprinted t-shirt of your own design. Ages 13-19; no prior experience necessary, and all materials provided.

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Pop-Up Art Spot

Tuesday, January 2, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot in the Contemporary Galleries on Level 1 for sensory activities related to touch and scent, all inspired by nearby works of art. Free for all ages.

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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 in the Contemporary Galleries on Level 1 for sensory activities related to touch and scent, all inspired by nearby works of art. Free for all ages.

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Daisy Goodwin

Thursday, January 18, 7:30 p.m.

Daisy Goodwin is the creator and producer of the acclaimed PBS television series Victoria, which premieres season 2 in the US on January 14. This popular drama about the woman who would define an era was inspired by Goodwin’s experience writing a national bestselling novel of the same name. Based upon Queen Victoria’s diaries, Goodwin’s story of the stubborn teen turned queen overnight is impeccably researched, vividly imagined, and captivatingly written.

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Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art

Third Fridays, 6:00 p.m.–midnight

Join us on Friday, November 17 for a evening exploring Islamic art and culture in honor of the DMA’s Keir Collection of Islamic Art. From talks to music performances to artist demonstrations, learn more about Islamic art and the influence it has had across cultures. The November Late Night is part of the free, three-day, Islamic Art Festival: The Language of Exchange. 

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Pop-Up Art Spot

Friday, January 19, 8:00-10:30 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot in the Contemporary Galleries on Level 1 for sensory activities related to touch and scent, all inspired by nearby works of art. Free for all ages.

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Selected Shorts: For Better and For Worse: Tales of Marriage

Saturday, January 27, 7:30 p.m.

For Better and For Worse is an evening of tales about marriage. Host and reader Jane Kaczmarek is best known for her role as Lois on Malcolm in the Middle, for which she received seven Emmy nominations, as well as nominations for the Golden Globe and SAG Awards. Michael Cerveris is the Tony Award–winning Broadway star of Fun Home and Assassins, with film and television credits that include Fringe, Treme, The Good Wife, and Detours. Maria Tucci has appeared on Broadway in Mary Stuart, Night of the Iguana, The Little Foxes, The Great White Hope, and many other productions. Her many film and television credits include To Die For and Law & Order. 

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Teen Workshop: Paper Flower Crowns

Sundays, February 4-18, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

In 1911 artist Edward Steichen was commissioned to immortalize his group of friends in a series of portraits using the symbolic language of flowers to speak to their personalities. In this three-week workshop, we will mash up paper craft, botany, and symbolism to create a flower crown that says something about you. Ages 13-19. All materials provided, and no experience necessary.  

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