Gallery Talks

Wednesdays, 12:15 p.m.

Grab a bite of insight and join DMA staff, artists, and local scholars to explore the Museum's collection and exhibitions during weekly lunchtime gallery talks.




17 Love, War, and Design: The Solutions of Charles and Ray Eames
Whitney Sirois, McDermott Intern for Gallery and Community Teaching, DMA

24 Painting as Drawing, Drawing as Painting: Pollock's Works on Paper
Anna Lovatt, Marguerite Hoffman Scholar in Residence, Southern Methodist University
This talk will take place in C3 Theater.


2 Impressionism: Time, Light, and Structure
Dr. Philippe Chuard, Associate Professor in Philosophy, Southern Methodist University

Kahlo Up Close: Selected Self-Portraits
Erin Piñon, McDermott Intern for American Art, DMA

16 Jackson Pollock: Blind Spots
Gavin Delahunty, Hoffman Family Senior Curator of Contemporary Art, DMA
This talk will take place in Horchow Auditorium.

23 Lambert-Sigisbert Adam's "Herakles"
Olivier Meslay, The Barbara Thomas Lemmon Curator of European Art, and Dr. Anne Bromberg, The Cecil and Ida Green Curator of Ancient and Asian Art, DMA

30 Contemporary Art: Selections from the Permanent Collection
Nolan Jimbo, McDermott Intern for Contemporary Art, DMA


6 Willard "The Texas Kid" Watson
Rae Pleasant, Research Associate in Early Texan Art, DMA

13 Mesoamerican Art: Depictions of the Afterlife
Katie Cooke, McDermott Intern for Adult Programming and Arts & Letters Live, DMA

20 Irving Penn: Beyond Beauty*
Sue Canterbury, The Pauline Gill Sullivan Curator of American Art

27 Spirit and Matter: Masterpieces from the Keir Collection of Islamic Art
Sabiha Al Khemir, Professor of Arts and Humanities, University of Texas at Dallas


Gallery Talks are included in FREE general admission. Please note, Gallery Talks marked with an asterisk (*) require a special exhibition admission ticket. 

Missed a Gallery Talk? Visit the Program Recordings page to listen to selected past lectures, talks, and other events presented by the Dallas Museum of Art.