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Artist Talk: Runo Lagomarsino

Wednesday, September 26, 7:00 p.m.

DMA curator Katherine Brodbeck will talk with artist Runo Lagomarsino about his exhibition at the DMA. Hear from the artist about how his work engages with history, politics, and national identity.​

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Doris Kearns Goodwin

Wednesday, September 26, 7:30 p.m.

Bestselling author and Pulitzer Prize winner Doris Kearns Goodwin's new book Leadership in Turbulent Times is a culmination of five decades of work in presidential history. She combines her signature storytelling with essential lessons from four of our nation's presidents: Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Lyndon B. Johnson. Goodwin wrote the Pulitzer Prize–winning No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor and the Home Front in World War II, and earned the Lincoln Prize for the runaway bestseller Team of Rivals, the basis for Steven Spielberg's award-winning film Lincoln.

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Homeschool Class for Families: Screen Time

September 27 or 28, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

The Homeschool Class for Families is for 6-12 year olds and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

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Music and the Omani Arts Economy

Saturday, September 29, 2:00 p.m.

Join Dr. Anne K. Rasmussen for a talk and short musical performance about the arts of Oman. This richly illustrated presentation updates ethnographic fieldwork, begun on the eve of Oman’s 40th National Day celebration in November 2010 and continuing through 201114, with fresh insight from fieldwork conducted in 2015 and 2017 that highlights some of the dynamics among musicians and people in the business of culture in Oman.

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Pop-Up Art Spot

Tuesday, October 2, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot in the Ancient Art of the Americas Galleries, where you'll pick up a passport and begin your travels to earn activity stamps! Explore shapely structures and golden portraits and embark on a scavenger hunt, all inspired by nearby works of art. Free for all ages. 

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Gallery Talk: Machine Art

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

Join UT Dallas photography professor Marilyn Waligore to explore the photographs on view in Cult of the Machine: Precisionism in American ArtTake a closer look at photographs by some of the leading artists of the early 20th century and find out why they were so interested in industrial subject matter. ​

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Pop-Up Art Spot

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 Ancient Art of the Americas Galleries, where you'll pick up a passport and begin your travels to earn activity stamps! Explore shapely structures and golden portraits and embark on a scavenger hunt, all inspired by nearby works of art. Free for all ages. 

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Lou Berney & Andre Dubus III

Sunday, October 7, 4:00 p.m.

Set in the wake of JFK's assassination, November Road is a poignant and evocative crime novel from the Edgar Award–winning Lou Berney that centers on a desperate cat-and-mouse chase across 1960s America. Gone So Long, acclaimed writer Andre Dubus III's first novel in a decade, is the story of a fractured family, a horrible crime, its tragic consequences, and the possibility of forgiveness and redemption.

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Art Babies: Nature Shapes

Mondays, October 8, November 12, December 10, 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: Nature Shapes

Mondays, October 8, November 12, December 10, 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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