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Family Workshop: Fit for a King

Saturday, May 12, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Family Workshop is for children ages 6-12 and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

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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 participate in activities inspired by Asante goldweights on view in the exhibition The Power of Gold. Practice close looking skills with a drawing activity, explore proverbs from Ghana in a memory game, and try your hand at balancing scales. All ages welcome. Special exhibition ticket required.

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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, writing, and listening. Free for all ages.

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Saturday Spotlight Tours

Saturdays, 2:00 p.m.

Get to know the DMA through a Saturday Spotlight Tour. DMA docents will be on-site to lead free tours introducing visitors to the highlights of our collection. Tours will depart from the Visitor Services Desk at 2:00 p.m. every Saturday.

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Charles Barr Memorial Concert

Saturday, May 12, 3:00 p.m.

Dr. Rebecca Glass, viola, originally of Plano, will perform in recital with pianist Alicja Basinska for the 12th annual Charles Barr Memorial Concert. Blind since birth, Dr. Glass recently completed her Doctor of Musical Arts in Viola Performance at the renowned Cleveland Institute of Music. They will also be joined by violist Daniel McCarthy. 

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Special Performance: Las personas no van juntas (They Just Don’t Match)

Sunday, May 13, 3:00 p.m.

Presented in partnership with SOLUNA
As part of the annual SOLUNA festival, experience a work of art combining visual and musical elements. Inspired by Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, Argentinian artist Lihuel Gonzalez’s Las personas no van juntas (They Just Don’t Match) examines the efficacy of translation between languages and between language and music and features Dallas Symphony cellist Jeffrey Hood.

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Art Babies: Color Dance

Mondays, April 16, May 14, June 4, 10:00-11:00 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 explore the whimsy and color in works by American artist Laura Owens through stories, song, and movement, and then enjoy sensory play in the Art Studio.

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Art Babies: Color Dance

Mondays, April 16, May 14, June 4, 11:00 a.m.-noon

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 explore the whimsy and color in works by American artist Laura Owens through stories, song, and movement, and then enjoy sensory play in the Art Studio.

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Art Babies: Color Dance

Mondays, April 16, May 14, June 4, Noon-1:00 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 explore the whimsy and color in works by American artist Laura Owens through stories, song, and movement, and then enjoy sensory play in the Art Studio.
 

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Gallery Talks

First and third Wednesdays, 12:15 p.m.
Grab a bite of insight and join DMA staff, artists, and local scholars to explore the Museum's collection and exhibitions during lunchtime gallery talks. 
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