Calendar

Format: 3/25/17

Teen Homeschool Workshop: Statement Fashion

Friday, May 26, 11:00-12:30 p.m.

Our taste in fashion changes daily, but designer Iris van Herpen knows how to make a statement! Using unconventional materials and new technology, van Herpen expresses her unique artistic vision by making art you can wear. In this workshop, design your own statement piece that shows the world what you're made of. Ages 13–19; all materials provided, and no prior experience necessary.

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DMA Members-Only Tours

Every fourth Sunday, 1:00 p.m.

DMA Members are invited to join us for an exclusive docent-led tour on the fourth Sunday of selected months. DMA Members-Only monthly 4th Sunday Tours in March and April have been cancelled to accommodate the expected turnout for DMA Family Days

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Exhibition Talk: Women Mexican Modernists and Their Legacy

Thursday, June 1, 7:00 p.m.

Anna Katherine Brodbeck, The Nancy and Tim Hanley Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art, will lead a conversation with a museum director, an art historian, and an artist about the women of the Mexican School and their influence on contemporary artists working today.

 

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Toddler Art: Funny Faces

June 2, 6, or 9, 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 June, stick out your tongue or give a big smile! We'll search for funny faces (and some serious ones too) in the Visions of America exhibition.

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Arturo's Art & Me: Shaping Fashion

June 3, 7, or 8, 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 June, step into the world of fashion and learn about the unconventional materials and shapes used by fashion designer Iris van Herpen. Then "make it work" in your own design challenge in the studio!

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Family Workshop: Print Party

Saturday, June 3, 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 June, join us as we peruse 300 years or printmaking in Visions of America: Three Centuries of Prints from the National Gallery of Art. Then prepare to print your heart out in the studio!

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Summer Art Camp: World Travelers

June 5-9, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

World Travelers is a Summer Art Camp for 4-5 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information

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Summer Art Camp: Time Travel Kids

June 5-9, 9:00 a.m.-noon

Time Travel Kids is a Summer Art Camp for 6-8 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

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Summer Art Camp: Crazy About Color

June 5-9, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Crazy About Color is a Summer Art Camp for 6-8 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

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Kwame Alexander

Saturday, June 10, 2:00 p.m.

Poet, educator, and New York Times bestselling author Kwame Alexander kicks off summer reading with his latest book, The Playbook: 52 Rules to Aim, Shoot, and Score in This Game Called Life. A strategy guide written with middle grade readers in mind but motivational for all ages, The Playbook “rules” contain wisdom from inspiring role models such as Nelson Mandela, Serena Williams, Lebron James, and more. The author of 21 books, Alexander received the 2015 Newbery Medal and the Coretta Scott King Author Award Honor for his book The Crossover

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