DMA Family Forum

Members of the DMA Family Forum enjoy family-focused events with art activities and learning for adults and school-aged children. 


Family Forum
$1,000 ($761 tax deductible)

Members of the DMA Family Forum receive four exclusive events a season, in addition to upper-level DMA membership benefits. Your membership is good for an entire year, so no matter when you join, you receive a full year of events and benefits. 

​Exclusive Family Forum Level Benefits:

  • Annual Fall Kickoff: Celebrate a new season of Family Forum events and DMA exhibitions with a cocktail party for members and friends.
  • Family Forum Photo Sessions: Make a lasting memory and have your family captured by beloved Dallas photographer Tamytha Cameron here at the DMA. 
  • Winter Family Day: A day for Family Forum members and their children to explore an exhibition and engage with it in a hands-on, creative way, followed by an exhibition-themed party.  
  • DMA Date Night: Enjoy a date night out with fellow DMA Family Forum parents here at the DMA. Share a cocktail after hours and go on a curator-led tour of a special exhibition.  
  • DMA Summer Art Camp: Members of the DMA Family Forum receive a discount and first access to the highly coveted lineup of the DMA’s Summer Art Camp sessions.  

​Plus, the following Museum benefits:

  • Four tickets per day to special exhibitions and to each Late Night (cardholder must be present)
  • Free parking in the DMA's underground garage during Museum hours (based on availability)
  • Discounts in the DMA Store and DMA Cafe, and on select programs
  • Reciprocal admission to hundreds of art and history museums across North America
  • Members-only exhibition talks and preview days
  • Printed version of the DMA Member magazine, Artifacts
  • Invitations for two to DMA Member exhibition opening celebrations and select DMA Circle preview receptions
  • Gift membership at the $100 Supporter level


2022–2023 DMA Family Forum Calendar of Events:

  • August 2022 | Cartier and Cocktails Kickoff Party: Join fellow DMA Family Forum members and nonmember friends for a festive cocktail party in the DMA’s Hamon Atrium celebrating the heralded exhibition Cartier and Islamic Art: In Search of Modernity with the Margot B. Perot Senior Curator of Decorative Arts and Design, Sarah Schleuning. Guests will enjoy face time with the curator and explore the exhibition after Museum hours.
  • October 2022 | Family Forum Photo Sessions: Make a lasting memory and have your family captured by beloved Dallas photographer Tamytha Cameron, here in the DMA’s picturesque Sculpture Garden, or off-site at the enchanting Flippen Park. Members sign up for their own time slot and gain access to their own digital gallery to download all images in time for holiday cards! 
  • Winter 2023 | DMA Family Forum Movement: The Legacy of Kineticism Family Day: Explore the interactive exhibition with a kid- and adult-friendly docent-led tour followed by a private party in the DMA’s exclusive Founders Room, which has a unique sculpture terrace overlooking scenic Ross Avenue Plaza. The party will have exhibition-themed crafts and snacks (a mimosa bar, too).  
  • Spring 2023 | Saints and Sinners Date Night: Members will enjoy a parents' date night out cocktail reception with exhibition highlights from Dr. Nicole Myers, The Barbara Thomas Lemmon Senior Curator of European Art.  

Remember to check your mail, your email inbox, and the DMA Calendar for the latest details on upcoming events and opportunities.

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