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Format: 1/24/20

Teen Renaissance Opening Celebration

Saturday, January 25, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Join the DMA Teen Advisory Council for an all-day celebration of Teen Renaissance, the Museum’s annual teen-curated student art exhibition! Experience the creative talents of Dallas-area teens firsthand with art making, live music, and interviews with artists.

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Sensory Shift Pop-Up Art Spot

Saturdays, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in speechless? Visit the Sensory Shift Pop-Up Art Spot and check out a tote bag to alter your experience. Experiment with materials such as noise-cancelling headphones, textured gloves, colored glasses, and scent jars in the galleries to understand the different ways we experience sensory stimuli and build sensory empathy. Free with exhibition ticket.

 

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Saturday Spotlight Tours

Saturdays, 2:00 p.m.

Get to know the DMA through a Saturday Spotlight Tour. DMA docents will be on-site to lead free tours introducing visitors to the highlights of our collection. Tours will depart from the Visitor Services Desk at 2:00 p.m. every Saturday.

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Hallam Family Concerts

Saturday, January 25, 3:00 p.m.

TALES OF THE MACABRE

Come celebrate Edgar Allan Poe’s 210th birthday with his most chilling short stories, dramatically told through music for harp and string quartet by Renié and Caplet, alongside Schubert’s eerie masterpiece “Death and the Maiden.”

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Roz Chast & Patricia Marx

Saturday, January 25, 7:30 p.m.

You Can Only Yell at Me for One Thing at a Time: Rules for Couples, by New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast and writer Patricia Marx, is an illustrated collection of love and relationship advice that will make you laugh, remind you why your relationship is better than everyone else’s, and solve all your problems. Chast’s illustrated memoir Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant? won a National Book Critics Circle Award. Marx is a former writer for Saturday Night Live whose work has appeared in the New Yorker and the New York Times

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DMA Members-Only Tour: Wanda Koop

Thursday, January 30, noon

Join us on selected dates for exclusive docent-led tours just for DMA Members. Tours last one hour and will explore highlights in the Wanda Koop: Dreamline exhibition.

Please check in at the DMA Membership Desk at the start of each tour. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

IMAGE: Wanda Koop, River, 2019, acrylic on canvas, © Wanda Koop, courtesy of the artist

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Opening Celebration for My|gration

Saturday, February 1, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Celebrate the opening of My│grationa new exhibition in the Center for Creative Connections inspired by input from the Dallas community. The exhibition explores the migration of people, objects, and ideas through art from the DMA’s collection. Join us for a day of fun-filled, free activities for all ages. 

My|gration  was made possible by The Bonnie Pitman Education Endowment to Do Something New.

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Open Studio

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.

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DMA Members-Only Tour: Wanda Koop

Saturday, February 1, noon

Join us on selected dates for exclusive docent-led tours just for DMA Members. Tours last one hour and will explore highlights in the Wanda Koop: Dreamline exhibition.

Please check in at the DMA Membership Desk at the start of each tour. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

IMAGE: Wanda Koop, River, 2019, acrylic on canvas, © Wanda Koop, courtesy of the artist

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