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Format: 11/18/17

In Focus: Experimental and Documentary Film

Saturday, December 2, 5:00 p.m.

Award-winning filmmaker Pratibha Parmar and Amber Bemak, Assistant Professor, Film & Media Arts, SMU, will discuss Parmar’s work and the influence of experimental and documentary film on contemporary art making. A screening will accompany the discussion.

 

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First Tuesday

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

Let it snow! Celebrate the winter and holiday season 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, December 5, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot in the Ancient Art of the Americas Galleries to pick up a passport and begin your travels to earn activity stamps! Explore shapely structures, golden portraits, and a scavenger hunt, all inspired by nearby works of art. Free for all ages. 

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EODIAH Public Talk

Tuesday, December 5, 4:00 p.m.

Join Edleeca Thompson, UTD Fellow, for her talk African Art on View: Mediating Transnational Histories in Four Metropolitan Museums

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Arturo's Art & Me: Kings & Queens

December 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 December, search for art from the ancient Americas fit for a king or queen, and then work in the studio to make a royal work of art.

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Teen Tour: Islamic Art

Thursday, December 7, 6:30-8:00 p.m.

The art of the Islamic world is renowned for its beauty and craftsmanship, and builds on many artistic styles that may already be familiar! Join us to learn more about the contributions the Islamic world has made to our culture. 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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Family Workshop: All in the Family

Saturday, December 9, 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.
December's a family affair! We'll find art by families and about families in the galleries, and then collaborate on a fun project in the studio.

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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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