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Format: 6/19/19

Late Night Film: Transpose Extended

Friday, June 21, 7:30 p.m.

Join us for a screening of the new documentary Transpose Extended, presented in partnership with Arttitude, and hear powerful personal stories from transgender people overcoming obstacles to live their best life.

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Late Night Talk: Fabulous: The Rise of the Beautiful Eccentric

Friday, June 21, 8:30 p.m.

Dr.  madison  moore, cultural critic, DJ, and Assistant Professor of Queer Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University, will talk about his new book Fabulous: The Rise of the Beautiful Eccentric. Part autobiography, part cultural analysis, Fabulous looks to ballroom culture, nightclubs, and street style to ask what it means to be fabulous and how eccentricity can be a political gesture for marginalized communities. 

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Late Night film: Raid of the Rainbow Lounge

Friday, June 21, 9:30 p.m.

The 2009 documentary Raid of the Rainbow Lounge examines the aftermath of a controversial raid of a Fort Worth gay bar by law enforcement and its lasting effect on the LGBTQ rights movement in DFW. Join the film's director Robert Camina for a screening and Q&A in acknowledgment of the raid's 10th anniversary. 

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Live Podcast: History is Gay

Friday, June 21, 9:30 p.m.

Join Gretchen and Leigh, hosts of the podcast History is Gay, for a special Pride month live show at the DMA. Each episode blends storytelling with social justice to explore the lives and contributions of overlooked LGBTQ+ figures from history.

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Kiki Ball with United Black Ellument

Friday, June 21, 10:00-11:30 p.m.

Watch a unique and amazing display of dancing that features vogue and other elements from the mainstream ballroom scene with some categories taking inspiration from Dior: From Paris to the World

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DMA Members-Only Tours: Jonas Wood

Saturday, June 22, noon

Join us on selected Thursdays and Saturdays this summer for exclusive docent-led tours just for DMA Members. Tours will last one hour and will focus on new rotations of our collection and on special exhibitions currently on view.
 

Please register at the DMA Membership Desk at the start of each tour. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Pop-Up Art Spot: Ancient Art of the Americas

Saturdays, 1:00-4:00 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, where you'll pick up a passport and begin your travels to earn activity stamps! Explore shapely structures and golden portraits, or participate in a scavenger hunt, all inspired by nearby works of art. Free for all ages.

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