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Format: 3/18/19

Pop-Up Art Spot: Jonas Wood

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

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot in the Jonas Wood exhibition and experience art in a new way. Explore sensory activities related to touch and scent, as well as a composition portraiture activity, all inspired by nearby works of art. All ages welcome. Special exhibition ticket required.

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Art in Bloom

Sunday, March 31

On behalf of the Dallas Museum of Art League, we invite you to be part of our signature fundraiser, Art in Bloom 2019: Joie des Fleurs. The 20th anniversary event benefits the Museum’s exhibition and education programs and the League’s Floral Endowment Fund.

 

 

Participants can enjoy:

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Texas Bound II

Monday, April 1, 7:30 p.m.

“Compelling stories and passionate acting, all literally from the heart of Texas.” —Southern Living                             

Rosaura Cruz, Executive Director of Junior Players, will read “Go Boom” by Elizabeth Hamilton. Lydia Mackay, Assistant Professor of Performance in the Theatre Department at TCU, will read “Survivor Honeymoon” by Amanda Eyre Ward. The evening will also feature Brad Leland of Friday Night Lights and Deep Water Horizon reading “The Dead Languages” by William Humphrey.

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First Tuesday

Tuesday, April 2, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Enjoy art-making, performances, story times, and tours in a fun-filled day designed specifically for children ages 5 and under.

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A Moveable Feast Book Club: Madeline Miller's "Circe"

Tuesday, April 2, 11:45 a.m.

Join fellow bibliophiles for lunch in the DMA’s Founders Room as you enjoy thoughtful conversation about Madeline Miller’s bestseller Circe. The New York Times effused that “Circe [is] a bold and subversive retelling of the goddess's story that manages to be both epic and intimate in its scope, recasting the most infamous female figure from the Odyssey as a hero in her own right.” Dr. Jaina Sanga, author, literary scholar, and Fellow of the Dallas Institute of Humanities, will facilitate the conversation and lead the group discussion.

 

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Architecture Dean Roundtable

Tuesday, April 2, 7:00 p.m.

Join The Forum for a unique opportunity to hear from some of our state’s leading deans of Architecture and Urban Planning as they discuss the future of urban life in Texas. These highly respected thought leaders will examine both the vast potential and the looming challenges our state faces as it becomes more of a major leader and economic force, both nationally and internationally. 

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Gallery Talk: Jonas Wood

Wednesday, April 3, 12:15 p.m.

Join DMA curator Dr. Anna Katherine Brodbeck for a walk through the new exhibition Jonas Wood

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Zine Club: Carving Through the Past

Thursday, April 4, 6:00-8:30 p.m.

Dive into the graphic, geometric, and colorful works of Los Angelesbased painter Jonas Wood. Reflect on his fascination with psychology and memory to remind yourself of your personal history and culture. Then learn the process of linocut printmaking to assemble a landscape of memories.

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Toddler Art: Going Green

April 5, 9, or 12, 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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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 Art Studio for the entire family.

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