Calendar

Format: 6/27/17

Pop-Up Art Spot

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2:00-4:00 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 get you looking closely at nearby works of art. Free for all ages.

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Arturo's Art & Me: Beautiful Batiks

August 9, 10, or 12, 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 August, investigate beautifully dyed fabrics and textiles from Indonesia and learn about the ancient art of batik.

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Family Workshop: Far-Out Fashion

Saturday, August 12, 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 August, we'll explore Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion to find art that is unusual, unique, and unlike anything you've ever seen—or worn! In the studio, we'll fabricate funky fashion of our own.

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Late Night Talk: The Guerrilla Girls

Friday, August 18, 7:00 p.m.

With site-specific projects and print campaigns around the world, feminist activist art collective The Guerrilla Girls exposes gender and ethnic bias in art, politics, and pop culture. Hear from Guerrilla Girl Käthe Kollwitz on how they came up with some of their most provocative work and why humor is an effective tool for raising awareness.

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Late Night Film: Makers: Women Who Make America

Friday, August 18, 9:00 p.m.

Makers: Women Who Make America brings together pioneering women of all walks of life to reflect on the women’s rights movement in the United States—its turbulent beginnings, its triumphs, and the struggles that lie ahead. With poignant interviews and archival footage, this documentary shows how the movement has affected change in nearly every aspect of American life.  

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DMA Members-Only Tours

Selected fourth Sundays, 1:00 p.m.

DMA Members are invited to join us for an exclusive docent-led tour on selected Sundays throughout the year.

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First Tuesday

Tuesday, September 5, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Enjoy art-making activities, story time, family tours, and more in this fun-filled day designed specifically for children ages 5 and under.

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Arturo's Art & Me: Go van Gogh

September 6, 7, or 9, 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 September, fly through a starry night and laze in a field of wheat as we go on an imaginary journey with Vincent van Gogh.

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Toddler Art: To the Rescue

September 8, 12, or 15, 11:00 a.m.-noon

Toddler Art is for 2 and 3 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In September, we'll go behind the scenes in the DMA Conservation Studio and learn about art "doctors," who come to the rescue to take care of art. 

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