On April 25, the DMA will be open early for children with autism and their families to enjoy art together in a fun environment. Participants can explore a COLOR theme with staff-led gallery experiences and rainbow-inspired art-making activities in the studio. Families may enjoy an interactive per...
Saturday, April 25 2015 9:00 AM — 11:00 AM
Join KERA’s Jeff Whittington for a thought-provoking conversation with Dale CarmanFounder & Executive Creative Director, Reel FX Studios Alison JardineArtist Dan KohlVice President of Innovation, Perot Museum of Nature and Science Presented in partnership with KERA's Art&Seek. After 3:00 p.m...
Thursday, April 23 2015 7:00 PM — 8:30 PM
Discover how to use ComposiMold, a reusable, microwaveable, mold-making compound, to cast your own sculptures out of plastic! All materials will be provided.
Thursday, April 23 2015 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
The Homeschool Class for Families offers an interactive Museum experience for families! We discuss works of art in the galleries, participate in a hands-on activity, and create a work of art in the studio. Designed for children ages 6–12. Class size is limited to twenty children. March and April...
Thu, Mar 26 2015 11:00 AM — Thu, Apr 23 2015 12:30 PM
Jacob Rubin’s The Poser is a deeply original comic novel about a man who can imitate anyone he meets, but in the end, he must risk everything for the chance to know true love. Rebecca Scherm’s debut novel, Unbecoming, is an intricately plotted and psychologically nuanced literary thriller about a...
Friday, April 17 2015 7:00 PM — 8:30 PM
The Toddler Art class is for 2 and 3 year olds and a favorite grown-up. We will explore works of art in the Museum galleries and then play with our new friends in Arturo's Nest, the Museum's kid-friendly space. Adults and younger siblings do not need a ticket. When classes are filled, e-mail lhan...
Fri, Apr 10 2015 11:00 AM — Fri, Apr 17 2015 12:00 PM
The star of Murphy Brown and winner of five Emmy Awards, Candice Bergen is also an accomplished writer. Her forthcoming memoir, A Fine Romance, is the follow-up to her first bestseller, Knock Wood, which the New York Times hailed as an “engaging, intelligent, and wittily self-deprecating autobiog...
Wednesday, April 15 2015 7:30 PM — 9:00 PM
Inspired by the work of artists such as Buff Diss and Jim Lambie, collaborate with other participants to transform spaces at the museum using simple materials. In this first-ever installation-focused Urban Armor class, explore the different ways that artists use installation to change the way tha...
Sunday, April 12 2015 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM
Arturo's Art & Me is a class for 3-5 year olds and their favorite adult. Adults and young children listen to a story, look at works of art, and play hands-on games in the Museum galleries, and then create an original work of art in the Art Studio. Adults and younger siblings do not need a ticket....
Wed, Apr 8 2015 11:00 AM — Sat, Apr 11 2015 12:30 PM
International bestselling master of crime fiction Dennis Lehane shares insights into his new book World Gone By, set during World War II in Cuba and Florida. He explores the themes of crime, passion, and vengeance in this psychologically and morally engaging story that details the rise of the mob...
Tuesday, April 7 2015 7:30 PM — 9:00 PM