Talks & Tours

The Dallas Museum of Art presents an array of talks and tours exploring art from around the world and throughout time with distinguished artists, scholars, and artistic leaders.

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Upcoming Talks & Tours

Format: 8/5/21

Virtual Artist Talk: Julian Charrière

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Artist Julian Charrière discusses his new exhibition Towards No Earthly Pole with Dr. Katherine Brodbeck, the DMA's Hoffman Family Senior Curator of Contemporary Art.

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Virtual Artist Talk: Mel Chin

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Stephanie Drenka, Communications Director for Dallas, Truth, Racial Healing and Transformation, talks with artist Mel Chin about his practice and his work Better, a banner that articulates the importance of language and translation to social justice work in our diverse nation.

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Artstillery’s Dirty Turk aka Dirty Immigrant: Preview Reading with Talkback Panel

Saturday, August 21, 2:00–4:00 p.m.

Join us for a cast reading of selected scenes from Artstillery’s upcoming production of Dirty Turk aka Dirty Immigrant at the Dallas Museum of Art. This innovative production explores the assimilation struggles of first-generation children of immigrant, migrant, and refugee populations in the United States, supported by the base narrative of a Turkish family's migration to the United States in the 1960s and 1970s. Following the reading, hear from residents, the writer, script advisors, and performers whose stories and experiences are uplifted in the script.

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Virtual Symposium: Juan Gris’s Cubist Legacy

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Presented in partnership with the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Spain 

Learn more about the life and work of artist Juan Gris in this four-part virtual symposium featuring an international panel of scholars.  

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Virtual Tributes to Dr. Richard R. Brettell

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This series of videos by his good friends and colleagues Gloria Groom, Joachim Pissarro, and George Shackelford are a tribute to Rick Brettell's life through personal explorations of masterpieces he loved in the DMA's collection.
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Break for Art

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In moments of stress, break for art and find joy in looking in our new series of free virtual talks, each centering around an artwork from our collection. 

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