Format: 6/24/19

Late Night Talk: Fabulous: The Rise of the Beautiful Eccentric

Friday, June 21, 8:30 p.m.

Dr.  madison  moore, cultural critic, DJ, and Assistant Professor of Queer Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University, will talk about his new book Fabulous: The Rise of the Beautiful Eccentric. Part autobiography, part cultural analysis, Fabulous looks to ballroom culture, nightclubs, and street style to ask what it means to be fabulous and how eccentricity can be a political gesture for marginalized communities. 


Late Night film: Raid of the Rainbow Lounge

Friday, June 21, 9:30 p.m.

The 2009 documentary Raid of the Rainbow Lounge examines the aftermath of a controversial raid of a Fort Worth gay bar by law enforcement and its lasting effect on the LGBTQ rights movement in DFW. Join the film's director Robert Camina for a screening and Q&A in acknowledgment of the raid's 10th anniversary. 


Kiki Ball with United Black Ellument

Friday, June 21, 10:00-11:30 p.m.

Watch a unique and amazing display of dancing that features vogue and other elements from the mainstream ballroom scene with some categories taking inspiration from Dior: From Paris to the World


Summer Art Camp: Fixer Upper

June 24-28, 9:00 a.m.-noon

Summer Art Camps are for children ages 4-12 and require advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.


Make & Take: Artful Accessory

Thursday, June 27, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Join us for a guided art-making series for adults, one Thursday every month. Drop by and stay as long as you want. Whether it's a few minutes or an hour, you'll leave with a new skill and your own creation. No previous experience necessary and all materials provided.


Toddler Art: Movers and Shakers

July 2, 5, 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.


Pop-Up Art Spot: Stories in Art

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

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot to experience art in a new way. Look closely at nearby works of art and explore what it would be like to be in an artwork through drawing, writing, and listening. Free for all ages.