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Format: 7/17/19

Art Babies: All Dressed Up

Mondays, July 1, August 12, September 9, 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: All Dressed Up

Mondays, July 1, August 12, September 9, 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 more information. 

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Art Babies: All Dressed Up

Mondays, July 1, August 12, September 9, 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 more information.

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Late Night Film: Paris Couture

Friday, August 16, 6:30 p.m.

Paris Couture looks at the golden age of couture from the late 1940s through early 1960s, when Paris was again the center of the fashion world and designers like Dior, Givenchy, and Chanel were creating looks that set a new standard for luxury and elegance.

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Late Night Film: Iris

Friday, August 16, 8:30 p.m.

Albert Maysles' 2015 documentary Iris follows Iris Apfel, who has had a decades-long presence in the New York fashion scene for her flamboyant looks and big personality. The film and its namesake remind us to do what we love and celebrate what makes us unique in the way we dress and live. 

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Live Podcast: The Golden Age of Haute Couture with Dressed

Friday, August 16, 9:00 p.m.

When Christian Dior unveiled his New Look in 1947, he kicked off what would be known as a golden age of couture. Join April Calahan and Cassidy Zachary from the podcast Dressed for a live episode about what made this era of fashion design so iconic and who the key players were.

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Film Screening: Caravaggio

Thursday, August 22, 7:00 p.m.

Derek Jarman’s 1986 film Caravaggio is a portrait of the artist as he looks back on his life, work, and love affairs. Shot in a dramatic chiaroscuro style evocative of Caravaggio’s paintings, the film explores the darker sides of the artist's character and the underbelly of Rome in the late Renaissance. This film is rated R (1986, 93 min.).

Presented in partnership with Dallas Film

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Make & Take: Wearable Raffia

Thursday, August 29, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

In August, make small accessories from raffia to see the versatile nature of this material. Use wrapping and folding techniques to make flowers and tassels to affix on a bag or just as decoration.

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First Tuesday

Tuesday, September 3, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

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

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