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Format: 3/24/17

Teen Tour: HERstory

Thursday, March 30, 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Explore the history of art on a tour just for teens! Join us as we uncover the story of the DMA's collection through discussion in the galleries and art making in the Tech Lab. No prior art history knowledge required—we'll get you up to speed!

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Art Babies: Nature Babies

Mondays, April 3, May 8, and June 5, 10:00-10:45 a.m.

Art Babies is for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

For the April-June classes, we'll search for flowers, butterflies, bugs, and more in the galleries as we explore art inspired by Mother Nature.

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Art Babies: Nature Babies

Mondays, April 3, May 8, and June 5, 11:00-11:45 a.m.

Art Babies is for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

For the April-June classes, we'll search for flowers, butterflies, bugs, and more in the galleries as we explore art inspired by Mother Nature.

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Art Babies: Nature Babies

Mondays, April 3, May 8, and June 5, noon-12:45 p.m.

Art Babies is for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

For the April-June classes, we'll search for flowers, butterflies, bugs, and more in the galleries as we explore art inspired by Mother Nature.

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Christina Baker Kline

Monday, April 3, 7:30 p.m.

Blending fact and fiction, the New York Times bestselling author of Orphan Train, Christina Baker Kline, delivers an evocative story about the mysterious woman who captured the imagination of Andrew Wyeth, one of America’s greatest modern artists. A Piece of the World gives life to the muse behind his iconic painting Christina’s World, illuminating her complex familial relationships, the intimate friendship she shared with Wyeth, and her passion for life.

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First Tuesday

Tuesday, April 4, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Roses are red, violets are blue, you can find flowers in art of every hue! Celebrate Earth Day and the power of flowers with 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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Erin and Philip C. Stead

Tuesday, April 4, 11:30 a.m.

The dynamic duo Erin and Philip Stead live and work side by side creating heartwarming stories such as A Sick Day for Amos McGee, winner of the 2011 Caldecott Medal. Erin’s forthcoming book Tony returns to themes of friendship and loyalty with the late poet Ed Galing’s tale of a boy and his horse. Philip’s latest, Samson in the Snow, highlights the power of simple acts of kindness to bring hope and light to even the coldest world. Their talk is at 11:30 a.m. and is designed for families and children as well as the young-at-heart.

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Dallas Architecture Forum Lecture with Annabelle Selldorf

Wednesday April 5, 6:30 p.m.

Join the Dallas Architecture Forum for a lecture with Annabelle Selldorf, the founding Principal of Selldorf Architects. Selldorf will talk about her firm's work, including the recently completed Sunset Park Material Recovery Facility on the Brooklyn waterfront, which is the largest facility of its kind in the United States, as well as designed exhibitions for Frieze Masters and the Venice Art Biennale and the new flagship of Steinway Hall in New York City. 

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Toddler Art: In the Jungle

April 7, 11, or 14, 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.

Mighty lions, sleek gazelles, trumpeting elephants–find your favorite animals in our gallery "jungle" as we explore African art for the April class.

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