College Night at the DMA

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Join us for our second College Night at the DMA!

  • Free snacks and non-alocholic beverages
  • $5 beer and wine (must be 21 years of age) 
  • DJs and live music
  • Art making
  • DMA College Night swag designed by local artist Carlos Donjuan

AND MORE!

BEVS AND BITES
5:00–8:30 p.m., Atrium
Grab a drink and a bite to eat in our student VIP area. Beer and wine is available to purchase for $5; must be 21 years of age.

MARBLED MASTERPIECE
5:00–8:30 p.m., Art Studio
Study in style this semester with a handmade marbled bookmark. This craft is a simple way to jazz up your paper products and can easily be replicated at home.

#DMACollegeNight INTERN LOUNGE
5:00–9:00 p.m., Horchow Auditorium Lobby
Stop by to snap a pic in front of the #DMACollegeNight backdrop featuring Gerald Murphy's Watch and learn more about the Museum’s paid McDermott Internship program. Don’t forget to take an artist personality quiz to discover your DMA art doppelgänger before you go!

CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE
5:00–9:00 p.m., Concourse
Want to explore the Museum galleries on your own? Pick up one of our fun and irreverent self-guided tours like Marauder’s Map; Mary, Date, Kill; U Got the LookIn a Class of Your Own; and our newest one, From Top to Toe.

ART LIBRARY & ARCHIVES: RESEARCH HQ   
5:00–9:00 p.m., Concourse and Mildred R. and Frederick M. Mayer Library, Level M2
Stop by our table in the Concourse and see what resources we have that can help you with your next project or paper! Tours of the Mayer Library collections are also available throughout the night.  

LEAVE, LUST, LOVE
5:00–9:00 p.m., Level 2
Tell us how you really feel about some of the artwork in our Level 2 European Galleries. Use emojis to let us know if you would leave it, lust after it for one night, or love it forever?

FORGET MEME NOT
5:00–9:00 p.m., Level 2
Match a popular song lyric or quote with an artwork in our collection in our meme-making game. Funny enough to post on social media? Use #DMACollegeNight so we can laugh along with you!

DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY
5:00–9:00 p.m., Level 4 Landing and Concourse Stairs Landing
Bust a move with our dance charade cards that will have you moving and shaking your way across the globe.

GAME ON
5:00–9:00 p.m., American Galleries, Level 4
Get competitive with board games inspired by objects in the DMA’s collection. Play Guess Who with some of the DMA’s most memorable portraits and test your skills with jumbo versions of Memory.

I VOTED
5:00–9:00 p.m., Concourse
March to the Polls, a local non-partisan voter empowerment organization, will be on-site for a voter registration pop-up.

RADIO UTD
5:30–9:00 p.m., Atrium
DJs from Radio UTD will spin a variety of music as you enjoy bevs and bites.

DJ YEAHDEF
5:30-9:00 p.m., Level 4 Landing
DJ Yeahdef spins hits from the 80s and 90s while you play gallery games or explore the American Art Galleries. 

 

RSVP
FREE; RSVP required