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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 to experience art in a new way. Look closely at nearby works of art and explore what it would be like to be in an artwork through drawing and writing.

FREE for all ages

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DMA Family Day: Presented by Bank of America

Sunday, May 7, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Enjoy art-making activities, music, bilingual tours, and DMA gallery activities for all ages and free admission to México 1900–1950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, José Clemente Orozco, and the Avant-Garde.

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Scott Westerfeld

Sunday, May 7, 3:00 p.m.

Dallas native and author of the worldwide bestselling Uglies series and the Locus Award–winning Leviathan series, and co-author of the Zeroes trilogy, Scott Westerfeld releases the first volume of an original graphic series novel, The Spill Zone. After a disastrous event destroyed the city of Poughkeepsie, life within its borders was never the same. Uncanny manifestations and lethal dangers await anyone who enters the Spill Zone. For one intrepid explorer, Addison Merrick, the threat of death was no deterrent in her quest to uncover what happened the night her parents were killed. She ventures illegally into the Spill Zone to photograph it and uncover its dark secrets. 

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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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Sandra Cisneros

Monday, May 8, 7:30 p.m.

Award-winning author Sandra Cisneros, perhaps best known for her novel The House on Mango Street, will discuss her most recent book, A House of My Own: Stories from My Life, a richly illustrated compilation of true stories and nonfiction pieces that, taken together, form a jigsaw autobiography—an intimate album of a beloved literary legend. 

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Arturo's Art & Me: Near and Far

May 10, 11, or 13, 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 May, leap into landscapes and discover artists' techniques for capturing the picturesque places all around us.

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Off the Wall

Second Thursdays, 5:00-9:00 p.m.

Off the Wall takes an unexpected look at the Museum’s collection with a pop culture twist.  Join us on May 11 to take a closer look at Batik textiles, Indonesian culture and the 80s classic, The Karate Kid. 

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