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. 




The Healing Power of Art
Angela Hall, Paula and Jim Crown Director of Learning, Dallas Contemporary

18 Sheila Hicks: Secret Structures, Looming Presence 
Dr. Michelle Rich, The Ellen and Harry S. Parker III Assistant Curator of Arts of the Americas, DMA
Dr. Anna Katherine Brodbeck, Hoffman Family Senior Curator of Contemporary Art, DMA


1 The Museum will be closed in observance of New Year's Day.

15 speechless: different by design
Sarah Schleuning, The Margot B. Perot Senior Curator of Decorative Arts and Design, DMA
This talk will take place in C3 Theater and will not require a special exhibition ticket.


5 Focus On: Ragnar Kjartansson and Focus On: Alex Katz
Hilde Nelson, Curatorial Administrative Assistant for Contemporary Art, DMA

19 American Decorative Arts and Material Culture
Dr. Whitney Stewart, Assistant Professor of History, UT Dallas


Gallery Talks are included in FREE general admission. Please note, Gallery Talks marked with an asterisk (*) require a special exhibition admission ticket. 

Missed a Gallery Talk? Visit the Program Recordings page to listen to selected past lectures, talks, and other events presented by the Dallas Museum of Art.