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Mono Indian Basket Weaving Workshop with Lois Conner Bohna

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Join master basket weaver, Lois Conner Bohna as she teaches you the art of twining and basket making. In this workshop you will make a traditional, Mono Indian baby basket that is made for the birth of a child. Before you go into the studio, you will learn more about the baskets in our Arts of the Americas collection with Dr. Kimberly Jones, The Ellen and Harry S. Parker III Assistant Curator of Arts of the Americas at the DMA.

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Art Babies: Water Babies

Mondays, October 9, November 13, December 11, 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Art Babies is just for children 0–24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.
For the October–December classes, we'll search for ponds, oceans, rivers, and more in the galleries, and then play at sensory stations in the studio.

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Art Babies: Water Babies

Mondays, October 9, November 13, December 11, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Art Babies is just for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.
For the October–December classes, we'll search for ponds, oceans, rivers, and more in the galleries, and then play at sensory stations in the studio.

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Art Babies: Water Babies

Mondays, October 9, November 13, December 11, 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Art Babies is just for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.
For the October–December classes, we'll search for ponds, oceans, rivers, and more in the galleries, and then play at sensory stations in the studio.

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Cultural Developments in Dallas: Dr. Rick Brettell in conversation with Mark Lamster

Tuesday, October 10, 7:00 p.m.

Presented in partnership with The Dallas Architecture Forum

The last two decades have seen dramatic developments in the cultural fabric of North Texas. Join us for a lively discussion with Dr. Rick Brettell and Mark Lamster as we examine some of these major accomplishments over the last 20 years. Brettell and Lamster will also discuss what needs to occur over the next two decades to enhance the arts and cultural opportunities for all North Texas residents. 

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Arturo's Art & Me: Use Your Senses

October 11, 12, or 14, 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 October, put your five senses to work and experience art with more than just your eyes.

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Roz Chast

Wednesday, October 11, 7:30 p.m.

Iconic New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast returns to Arts & Letters Live by popular demand! Roz Chast’s new graphic memoir is Going Into Town: A Love Letter to New York—a hilarious illustrated ode/guide/thank-you note to Manhattan as only she could write it. Chast has established herself as one of our greatest artistic chroniclers of modern life. Her works typically address the universal topics of guilt, aging, families, money, real estate, and much, much more! 

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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. Do you solemnly swear you are up to no good? Experience a magical world of witches, wizards, and mystical beasts with trivia, potions, and more!  

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Toddler Art: Art Sense

October 13, 17, or 20, 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.
See, hear, smell, taste, and touch—our five senses tell us so much! In October's class, get a sensory workout in the galleries and discover the latest art sense-sations.

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Family Workshop: A Feast for the Senses

Saturday, October 14, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Family Workshop is for children ages 6-12 and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.
In October, we'll search for art that tickles the taste buds, and then create a work of art in the studio using all five senses.

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