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C3 Studio I & II
C3 Studio I & II are places where your creativity can get messy. A variety of hands-on art-making programs for children, teens, and adults are held in these spaces.
C3 Theater is a comfortable space where we host storytellers, performances, and lectures during special events such as First Tuesdays and Late Nights. At times, this space is used to display video installations from the Museum's collection.
Upcoming Classes & Activities
Wednesday, April 15, 12:15 p.m.
DMA curator Julien Domercq will talk about two portraits by Dutch Golden Age painter Frans Hals made 10 years apart. Find out what we can discover about the artist’s technique by looking at how he returned to the same subject over time.
Thursdays, April 16, 23, & 30, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
From firsthand experiences to close relationships with family, friends, and neighbors, we all have a relationship with immigration and migration. Join the Dallas Museum of Art and Cry Havoc Theater Company for a three-week investigation of human migration through interviewing, oral storytelling, and performance. Participants will collect firsthand stories from family and community members with the help of educators and experienced storytellers. Open to all ages.
Thursday, April 16, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Mix and mingle with C3 Visiting Artists Shoshana McIntosh and Marie-Claire Valdez in the Center for Creative Connections during the reception for Moving Reflections. Participate in their interactive installation that explores the recollection of personal journeys through movement, sound, and writing activities. FREE and open to the public.
Friday, April 17, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
What can a portrait tell us about a person? For those living in the Netherlands during the 17th century, portraits acted as unblemished snapshots of real people and personalities from every part of society. Take a closer look at portraits by Dutch Golden Age painter Frans Hals and interpret his techniques with a modern-day spin. Recommended for ages 13–19; all materials provided.
Third Saturday, noon-4:00 p.m.
The studio is open and waiting for you! Drop in on the third Saturday of each month and enjoy free art making in the Art Studio for the entire family.
Third Sunday, noon-4:00 p.m.
The studio is open and waiting for you! Drop in on the third Sunday of each month and enjoy free art making in the Art Studio for the entire family.
Sundays April 19 & 26, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
How do the objects we surround ourselves with represent the journey of ideas across time and place? Explore the My|gration exhibition with a special focus on ceramics: cups, bowls, and plates we use in everyday life. In this two-session workshop, build and glaze your own vessel using pinch, coil, and slab techniques, and learn how to document your own journey with decorative motifs inspired by ceramics from around the world. Recommended for ages 13–19; all materials provided.
Thursday, April 30, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
Image: Vernon Fisher, Painting the Pacific, 1994, oil, blackboard, slating, wood, and chalk, Dallas Museum of Art, The Barrett Collection, Dallas, Texas, 2007.53.11.a-c, © Vernon Fisher
First Saturday, noon-4:00 p.m.
The studio is open and waiting for you! Drop in on the first Saturday of each month and enjoy free art making in the studio for the entire family.
First Sunday, noon-4:00 p.m.
The studio is open and waiting for you! Drop in on the first Sunday of each month and enjoy free art making in the studio for the entire family.
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