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DMA Junior Associates 2017 Garden Party

Dallas, TX
Join the DMA Juniors Associates as we enjoy the last few days of summer and look forward to an engaging year ahead.

Arturo's Art & Me: September 2017: Go van Gogh

Dallas, TX
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 before creating an original work o... read more

Toddler Art: September 2017: To the Rescue

Dallas, TX
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.

Family Workshop: September 2017: Who Are You?

Dallas, TX
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, then create a work of art in the studio.

Art Babies: Material World

Dallas, TX
Art Babies is just for children 0–24 months old and their caregivers. Join us in the galleries for songs and story time, followed by playtime and an opportunity to mingle with other parents and caregivers.

Ken Follett

Dallas, TX
International bestselling author Ken Follett enthralled millions of readers with the first two books of his Kingsbridge series, The Pillars of the Earth and World Without End. Now, the epic saga continues with his latest h... read more

September 2017 Late Night

Dallas, TX
Join us for a blast from the past – when everything old is new again. We are going retro with music by The Hip Van Winkles, a talk exploring pop culture and nostalgia, and more! See the full schedule here!

Decorative Arts Symposium

Dallas, TX
Join us for a special morning at the DMA Decorative Arts Symposium, Featuring garden designer, author, television host and conservationist, P. Allen Smith; John Hays, Deputy Chairman of Christie’s America and specialist in... read more

Teen Homeschool Workshop: Color Zine with Lisa Huffaker

Dallas, TX
Come make zines with C3 Visiting Artist Lisa Huffaker! Explore a chosen color through collage, poetry, drawing, paper weaving, micro-fiction, bookbinding, and more. Ages 13-19. No prior experience necessary, and all materi... read more

Letters Aloud: Fame

Dallas, TX
FAME (they’re not going to live forever)—letters about fame from the famous

Teen Workshop: Introduction to Photography

Dallas, TX
See the world around you in new ways through the art of photography. In this three week workshop series, learn about the history of the camera and develop your eye for composition while using the Museum as your subject. St... read more

Michael Chabon

Dallas, TX
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon will be in conversation with Dallas Theater Center Artistic Director Kevin Moriarty about his latest book Moonglow and his creative process. Chabon wrote it after spending time ... read more

Dan Brown

Dallas, TX
Dan Brown, international bestselling author of The Da Vinci Code and Inferno will talk about his chart-topping works and making blockbuster movies, as well as his trademark interests in codes, science, religion and art. Hi... read more

Roz Chast

Dallas, TX
Iconic New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast returns to Arts & Letters Live by popular demand! Her new graphic memoir is Going Into Town: A Love Letter to New York—a hilarious illustrated ode/guide/thank-you note to Manhattan as... read more

Exhibition Talk: Truth: 24 Frames per Second

Dallas, TX
Gavin Delahunty, DMA Hoffman Family Senior Curator of Contemporary Art, will speak with artists Dara Birnbaum, Ben Rivers, and Anne Tallentire about their work featured in the new exhibition Truth: 24 Frames Per Second. Tr... read more

Walter Isaacson

Dallas, TX
From the author of the bestselling biographies Benjamin Franklin and Einstein comes Leonardo da Vinci, an engrossing portrayal of the world’s most creative genius. Based on thousands of pages from Leonardo’s notebooks and ... read more

An Evening Celebrating Two Giants: Juan Rulfo and Cardona Peña

Dallas, TX
In partnership with Teatro Dallas, the DMA will honor two of the most celebrated Latin American authors of the twentieth century, Juan Rulfo and Alfredo Cardona Peña, with a world premiere of theatrical adaptations of shor... read more

Annie Leibovitz

Dallas, TX
Annie Leibovitz is one of the great observers of the contemporary world, capturing the personalities of the past half-century in images that are both iconic and intimate. In an exclusive Dallas event, she will present a se... read more

Dan Rather

Dallas, TX
Dan Rather is one of the world’s best-known journalists and the recipient of virtually every honor in broadcast journalism, including numerous Emmy Awards, several Peabody Awards, and the 2012 Edward R. Murrow Lifetime Ach... read more

Daniel Mendelsohn

Dallas, TX
Daniel Mendelsohn is a bestselling author of seven books (notably The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million) and an award-winning critic and essayist. He will discuss his latest book, An Odyssey: A Father, a Son, and an Ep... read more
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Past Events

August 2017 Late Night

August 2017 Late Night

Dallas, TX
From Mary Cassatt to Louise Nevelson to Jenny Holzer and Kara Walker, women artists have been blazing a trail in America for centuries. Join us tonight as we celebrate them through tours, a talk featuring the Guerrilla Girls, music, and more!   $10 public, $5 students (with valid ID), FREE for D...
Fri, Aug 18 2017 5:00 PM Sat, Aug 19 2017 12:00 AM

Toddler Art: August 2017: Under the Sea

Toddler Art: August 2017: Under the Sea

Dallas, TX
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, e-mail lhanson@DM...
Tue, Aug 8 2017 11:00 AM Fri, Aug 18 2017 12:00 PM

Family Workshop: August 2017: Far-Out Fashion

Family Workshop: August 2017: Far-Out Fashion

Dallas, TX
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, then create a work of art in the studio. Adults do not need a ticket. When classes are filled, e-mail jsheppard@DMA.org to be placed on the waiting list.
Saturday, August 12 2017 1:00 PM 2:30 PM

Arturo's Art & Me: August 2017: Beautiful Batiks

Arturo's Art & Me: August 2017: Beautiful Batiks

Dallas, TX
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 before creating an original work of art in the Art Studio. Adults and younger siblings do not need a ticket....
Wed, Aug 9 2017 11:00 AM Sat, Aug 12 2017 12:30 PM

Second Thursdays with a Twist: August 2017

Second Thursdays with a Twist: August 2017

Dallas, TX
Don't You Forget About Me Take a unique and unexpected look at the Museum’s collection with a pop culture twist. Travel back to the 80’s with John Hughes, high school angst and the glory of synthesizers and shoulder pads. See the full schedule of events. FREE for DMA Members. DMA Members do no...
Thursday, August 10 2017 5:00 PM 9:00 PM

Summer Camp: artLAB

Summer Camp: artLAB

Dallas, TX
AGES 4-59:00 a.m.–noonTeacher: Leah Hanson Grab your paintbrush and your test tubes as we mix art and science together through creative experiments in our studio-lab. Each day we’ll think like a scientist and create as artists to make out-of-this-world paintings, colorful collages, nature-inspir...
Mon, Jul 31 2017 9:00 AM Fri, Aug 4 2017 12:00 PM

Summer Camp: Sense-sational Art

Summer Camp: Sense-sational Art

Dallas, TX
AGES 6-89:00 a.m.–noonTeacher: Jennifer Sheppard Have fun with your five senses as we experience art with more than just our eyes. We’ll find inspiration in works of art from the Museum’s collection, and then experiment in the studio with collage, painting, drawing, printing, and more. This camp...
Mon, Jul 31 2017 9:00 AM Fri, Aug 4 2017 12:00 PM

Adult Workshop: Linocut

Adult Workshop: Linocut

Dalas, TX
In connection with Visions of America: Three Centuries of Prints from the National Gallery of Art, this workshop will give you the chance to make your own linoleum prints. Before going into the studio, you will learn about the exhibition and the printmaking processes represented by the works on v...
Saturday, July 29 2017 1:00 PM 3:30 PM

Lawrence Wright

Lawrence Wright

Dallas, TX
In partnership with World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort WorthLawrence Wright’s 2007 Pulitzer Prize–winning book The Looming Tower established him as a leading journalist writing about terrorism in the Middle East. His latest publication, The Terror Years, is a collection of ten powerful pieces o...
Tuesday, July 25 2017 7:30 PM 9:00 PM

Summer Camp: Paint, Print, and Pattern

Summer Camp: Paint, Print, and Pattern

Dallas, TX
AGES 6-81:00–4:00 p.m.Teacher: Vanessa White One print, two print, three print—how many more? Take a whirlwind tour through the Museum’s galleries and discover how artists use different media and methods to create landscapes, portraits, and abstract paintings. Learn basic printmaking techniques ...
Mon, Jul 24 2017 1:00 PM Fri, Jul 28 2017 4:00 PM

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