Format: 10/17/19

Lori Gottlieb

Monday, November 4, 7:30 p.m.

In conversation with author Sarah Hepola

Psychotherapist, advice columnist, and New York Times bestselling author Lori Gottlieb’s new book Maybe You Should Talk to Someone is a thought-provoking look behind the scenes of her life as a therapist—where her patients are looking for answers, and so is she. Gottlieb invites us into her world as both clinician and patient, offering a disarmingly funny and illuminating account of our own mysterious lives and our power to transform them. Lori Gottlieb appears as a frequent expert on mental health in media such as The Today Show, Good Morning America, CBS This Morning, CNN, and NPR. Maybe You Should Talk to Someone is in development for a television series with Eva Longoria and ABC.


First Tuesday

Tuesday, November 5, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

You ART what you eat! This November, explore food in art through sensory play, art making, stories, and more at this event for children ages 5 and under. 


Forte Film Screening

Wednesday, November 6, 11:00 a.m.

Forte is an ensemble cast documentary, directed by David Donnelly (Maestro, 2015), that challenges the popular and perhaps somewhat outdated notions of success in classical music through a fast-paced narrative of three female artists.


A Moveable Feast Book Club: Pico Iyer's Autumn Light

Wednesday, November 6, 11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Join fellow book lovers for lunch and conversation in the DMA’s Cook Boardroom to delve more deeply into Pico Iyer’s memoir Autumn Light: A Season of Fire and Farewells, a moving meditation on impermanence, mortality, and grief that also explores Japanese history and culture. Iyer grapples with the question we all have to live with: how to hold on to the things we love, even though we know that we—and they—are dying. The conversation will be facilitated by Amy Lewis Hofland, Executive Director of the Crow Museum of Asian Art of the University of Texas at Dallas.


Gallery Talks

First and third Wednesdays, 12:15 p.m.
Grab a bite of insight and join DMA staff, artists, and local scholars to explore the Museum's collection and exhibitions during lunchtime gallery talks. 

Annual Fête: Celebrating French Art of the 18th Century

Thursday, November 7, 5:00-9:00 p.m.

Spend an evening in 18th-century France at the Annual Fête celebrating French painting and sculpture from the Michael L. Rosenberg Collection.

Enjoy a performance of 18th-century music over dinner in the DMA Cafe.

Hear a talk about 18th-century French decorative arts and interiors.

Explore the newly reinstalled European Galleries and paint a decorative vase in the Art Studio.


DMA Members-Only Preview Days: Speechless: Different by Design

Thursday, November 7, 6:00-9:00 p.m.

DMA Members enjoy priority access during Member Preview Days.

Explore the many ways in which we connect to the world around us through our senses. Experience the debut of site-specific installations and new commissions by six leading and emerging international designers and design teams. New works will create participatory environments in which senses are merged or substituted for one another so that visitors can engage with their surroundings in new and unconventional ways.


Toddler Art: Wonderful Weaving

November 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.