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Art Babies: Once Upon a Time

Mondays, January 9, February 13, March 13, 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 January-March classes, we'll step into the world of fairy tales and magic as we enjoy songs and stories in the Art and Nature in the Middle Ages exhibition, followed by sensory playtime.

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Art Babies: Once Upon a Time

Mondays, January 9, February 13, March 13, 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 January-March classes, we'll step into the world of fairy tales and magic as we enjoy songs and stories in the Art and Nature in the Middle Ages exhibition, followed by sensory playtime.

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Arturo's Art & Me: Blast Off!

January 11, 12, or 14, 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.

3—2—1—blast off! Come along on an interstellar art journey and use contemporary art as a launch pad for imaginative explorations in the January class. Then make your own work of art that is out of this world!

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Toddler Art: Feathered Friends

January 13, 17, or 20, 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.

 

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Family Workshop: Art to Dye For

Saturday, January 14, 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 January, get ready to go batty for batik in Waxed: Batik from Java as we pick out plenty of patterns and learn the process of wax-resist dyeing. In the studio, we'll design our own unique patterns in a batik-inspired project.

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Zadie Smith

Saturday, January 14, 7:30 p.m.

In her first-ever event in Dallas, Zadie Smith will be in conversation with KERA’s Krys Boyd to discuss her forthcoming novel, Swing Time, which will be released on November 15.

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Geoff Dyer

Wednesday, January 18, 7:00 p.m.

Award-winning author Geoff Dyer and curator Gavin Delahunty celebrate the DMA’s recent acquisition of a work by iconic artist Walter De Maria; the event also includes a performance by percussionist Stockton Helbing of one of the artist’s rare musical compositions. Dyer will share insights about his pilgrimage to De Maria’s The Lightning Field in New Mexico, as well as his musings on travel, landscape, and the power of art, in his newest book, White Sands: Experiences from the Outside World. The New Yorker hails Dyer as “a restless polymath and an irresistibly funny storyteller.”

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Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art

Third Fridays, 6:00 p.m.–midnight

Join us on Friday, January 20 for our annual birthday celebration to kick off the new year! We will travel back to the Middle Ages with talks, tours, films, performances, and more celebrating our new exhibition Art and Nature in the Middle Ages.

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Late Night Film: The Sword in the Stone

Friday, January 20, 6:30 p.m.

Disney's animated classic The Sword in the Stone recounts the Arthurian legend of a young boy pulling a sword from a stone to earn the claim to England's throne. The boy in question, a humble squire named Wart, is guided to his destiny by a friendly wizard who sees his potential.

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Late Night Film: Ladyhawke

Friday, January 20, 10:00 p.m.

Set in medieval France, Ladyhawke tells the story of two cursed lovers who can only meet in human form at dawn and dusk and the young thief who helps them set things right.

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