Calendar

Format: 1/19/19

Zine Club: The Soul in Stitching

Thursday, February 7, 6:00-8:30 p.m.

Gee's Bend quilts are often called "my way" quilts, and they put a unique spin on a familiar household item. Patch together your personal narrative from fabric, paper, and thread as an homage to the remarkable Gee's Bend quilters.

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Toddler Art: Opposite Day

February 8, 12, or 15, 11:00 a.m.-noon

Toddler Art is for 2 and 3 year olds and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

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Family Workshop: Musical Masterpieces

Saturday, February 9, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Family Workshop is for children ages 6-12 and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

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Teen Workshop: Clay Miniatures

Saturday, February 9, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Animals have several different roles in our lives. In the art of ancient Mexico, animals were companions and guardians, as well as symbols of bigger ideas. Explore the ceramic traditions of Mixtec and Colima cultures and choose an animal that's important to you to sculpt in polymer clay. Intended for ages 13–19.

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Family of Flutes

Saturday, February 9, 3:00 p.m.

David Buck, Principal Flute of the DSO, and his wife, distinguished flutist Jung-Wan Kang, join DSO pianist Steven Harlos in an afternoon of music for two flutes and piano.

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Madeleine Albright

Sunday, February 10, 3:00 p.m.

Madeleine K. Albright’s #1 New York Times bestseller Fascism: A Warning is a personal and urgent examination of Fascism in the 20th century and how its legacy shapes today’s world. This bookrelevant to all timeshas been written by someone who has not only studied history but helped shape it. Albright draws on her experiences as a child in war-torn Europe and her distinguished career as a diplomat to present a call to arms that teaches us the lessons we must understand to prevent repeating the tragic errors of the past. 

Madeleine Albright served as the 64th secretary of state of the United Statesthe first woman to serve in that role. In 2012 she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama. She will appear in conversation with Jim Falk, President and CEO of the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth. 

“[Albright’s] contribution to the cultivation of democracy as a stateswoman and private citizen is unparalleled.” The New York Times

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Art Babies: SuperBaby!

Mondays, January 14, February 11, March 11, 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Art Babies is for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

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Art Babies: SuperBaby!

Mondays, January 14, February 11, March 11, 11:00 a.m.-noon

Art Babies is for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

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Art Babies: SuperBaby!

Mondays, January 14, February 11, March 11, Noon-1:00 p.m.

Art Babies is for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

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Ida O'Keeffe

Monday, February 11, 7:30 p.m.

Immerse yourself in the life and art of Ida O’Keeffe in conjunction with the DMA’s exhibition Ida O’Keeffe: Escaping Georgia’s Shadow. Sue Canterbury, The Pauline Gill Sullivan Associate Curator of American Art at the DMA, will give insights from her years of research tracking down Ida’s series of lighthouse paintings. Actors will bring to life the complex relationships between Ida O’Keeffe, Alfred Stieglitz, and Georgia O’Keeffe, weaving together primary sources and letters with art, drawings, and photographs that reveal the enjoyment Ida and Georgia took in each other’s company prior to their estrangement in the early 1930s, as well as Stieglitz’s fascination with Ida. Quin Mathews’ short original film about the artist will also be shown at this event.

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