Teen Workshops

Urban Armor (ages 13-19)

Meet. Relate. Investigate. Join us as we take a closer look at the Museum's collection and then have the chance to create original works of art using advanced techniques in the Tech Lab. 

Urban Armor is free but requires pre-registration. Click the RSVP button to reserve your spot. For more information, e-mail JC Bigornia at jbigornia@DMA.org or call 214-922-1822. Have an idea for a future class? E-mail teens@DMA.org

Click here for links to images from previous workshops.

Teen educational programs at the DMA are sponsored by An Affair of the Art.

Upcoming Teen Workshops

Format: 12/18/14

T-Shirt Design Contest (ages 13-19)

Deadline extended! Submissions due by midnight Thursday, January 1, 2015.

Join us for our first-ever teen T-shirt design contest! Enter for a chance to have your submission reproduced and sold in the DMA's Museum Store. Click on "details" for submission guidelines.


Maker Club: Art Gets Digital

Thursday, December 18, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Mariane Brodier is a European artist who paints using blank space and multicolor LEDs nestled inside a small programmable robot. Join Tech EdVentures to create your own digital artwork using the same robotic painting techniques. Images of the digital paintings will be displayed on our Flickr page. For ages 13-19; no experience is necessary, and all materials will be provided.


Urban Armor: Vinyl Toy Workshop with Mark Gutting

Sunday, January 11, 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Vinyl toys will be your canvas as you explore elements of design with guest artist Mark Gutting! Gain inspiration from works of art in the DMA's collection, and discover how street artists, graphic designers, and illustrators have elevated vinyl toys into an art form. For ages 13-19; limited to fifteen participants.