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Summer Art Camp: Museum Mysteries

August 2–6, 9:00 a.m.–noon

Museum Mysteries is a summer camp for 4–5 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for more information.

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Summer Art Camp: Artsy Party

August 2–6, 9:00 a.m.–noon

Artsy Party is a summer camp for 6–8 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for more information.

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Summer Art Camp: Time Travel Kids

August 2–6, 1:00–4:00 p.m.

Time Travel Kids is a summer camp for 6–8 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for more information.

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Open Studio

Saturday, August 7, noon–4:00 p.m.

Feed your creativity with FREE art making in the studio on the first Saturday and Sunday of the month! In August, test your sewing skills and create a weaving inspired by a huipil from the Latin American art collection.

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Pop-Up Art Spot: 18th-Century Europe

Saturdays, 1:00–4:00 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot and experience art in a new way. Dress up as a character or imagine a fantastical landscape inspired by nearby works of art. Free for all ages. 

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Virtual Artist Talk: Julian Charrière

Watch now on YouTube

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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Sketching in the Galleries

Second Wednesday of the month, 1:30–3:30 p.m.

We'll provide the paper and pencils—you provide the imagination! Find inspiration in the artworks around you as you hone your skills in using line, shape, form, and shading to capture ideas, memories, and feelings. All materials provided.

Find the sketching cart in the locations listed below:

June: Level 3 Landing
July: Level 4 Landing
August: Level 2 Landing

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Family Workshop: Woven Together

Saturday, August 14, 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Family Workshop is a class for 6–12 year olds and their favorite grown-ups. Explore the galleries, engage in artful conversations, and then create a work of art in the studio.

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Virtual Artist Talk: Mel Chin

Watch now on YouTube

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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Art Babies: Around the World

Wednesday, July 14 or August 18, 11:00 a.m.–noon

Art Babies is just for children 0–24 months old and their caregivers. Join us in the galleries for songs and story time, followed by playtime and an opportunity to mingle with other parents and caregivers.

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