Singer, songwriter, and composer Emel Mathlouthi is bringing a powerful new sound to Tunisian music. Endowed with an outstanding voice, she evokes Joan Baez, Sister Marie Keyrouz and the Lebanese diva Fairouz. Her captivating style is lyrical, with powerful rock, oriental and trip hop influences,...
Saturday, April 30 2016 8:00 PM — 9:30 PM
For children ages 6–12 and their favorite grown-ups. Explore the galleries, engage in artful conversations, and try hands-on games as a family before creating a work of art in the studio. Taught by Museum Education staff. Class size is limited to twenty children. Adults do not need a ticket. Whe...
Saturday, April 30 2016 1:00 PM — 2:30 PM
During the Autism Awareness Family Celebration, explore science and art with staff-led gallery experiences and game-inspired art-making activities in the studio. Families can enjoy an interactive performance with a music therapist, and relax in our sensory room facilitated by occupational therapy...
Saturday, April 30 2016 9:00 AM — 11:00 AM
The Homeschool Class for Families offers an interactive Museum experience for children ages 6–12. Discuss works of art in the galleries, participate in a hands-on activity, and create a work of art in the studio. Taught by Museum Education staff. Class size is limited to twenty children. Adults ...
Thursday, April 28 2016 11:00 AM — 12:30 PM
Folly at the Art Ball, presented by the Dallas Museum of Art Junior Associates, is the inaugural fundraiser for the Junior Associates and represents an exciting new chapter in Art Ball history. Chaired by Rachel and Michael Osburn, the Junior Associates have transitioned from hosting An Affair of...
Sat, Apr 23 2016 8:30 PM — Sun, Apr 24 2016 1:00 AM
Irving Penn was not only known for portraits, but also his odd juxtapositions in his still life photographs from cigarette butts to a mannequin head frozen in ice. Using polaroid film, explore Penn's process by creating a still life of your own.
Saturday, April 23 2016 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM
Skip Hollandsworth, award-winning journalist, executive editor for Texas Monthly, and screenwriter of the acclaimed film Bernie, can now add author to his résumé. This event celebrates the release of his first book, The Midnight Assassin: Panic, Scandal, and the Hunt for America’s First Serial Ki...
Tuesday, April 19 2016 7:30 PM — 9:00 PM
Be one of the first people to see the new exhibition Irving Penn: Beyond Beauty and enjoy music, talks, art activities, and more inspired by Penn’s life and work. See the full schedule of events. FREE for children 11 and under. FREE for DMA Members. DMA Members do not need to reserve a ticket i...
Fri, Apr 15 2016 6:00 PM — Sat, Apr 16 2016 12:00 AM
The Toddler Art class is for 2 and 3 year olds and a favorite grown-up. We will explore works of art in the 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, email lhanson@DMA...
Fri, Apr 8 2016 11:00 AM — Fri, Apr 15 2016 12:00 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...
Sat, Apr 9 2016 11:00 AM — Thu, Apr 14 2016 12:30 PM