Late Nights

The art doesn't go home.
Why should you?

Join us on the third Friday of each month, when the Museum is open until midnight. Each Late Night offers hundreds of experiences for visitors of all ages with performances, concerts, readings, film screenings, tours, family programs, and more! Be sure to check out our Late Night Video on YouTube! 

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FREE (some exhibitions require an admission ticket )

Join us next month!

Format: 10/2/14
Late Night Happy Hour

String Theory Manouche is an acoustic ensemble that plays music in the tradition of Django Reinhardt and Stéphane Grappelli. 
6:00-7:00 p.m., Friday, October 17

Late Night Lecture: The Tranny Tease

In conjunction with Concentrations 57: Slavs and Tatars, currently on view, the artists present their latest lecture-performance exploring the potential of transliteration as a strategy of both resistance and research. 
7:00 p.m., Friday, October 17

Late Night Main Stage

Dance to original and classic hit music influenced by the Vintage Jazzy Swingin cool hep cat sounds of the 1920s, 30s, and 40s, along with a taste of Western Swing, and Gypsy Jazz, performed by the Texas Gypsies!
8:00-9:00 p.m., Friday, October 17

Bedtime Stories with Arturo

Kids, wear your pajamas and bring your pillows to hear bedtime stories told by storyteller Ann Marie Newman
7:30 p.m., Friday, October 17

Late Night Lecture: The Art of Assemblage

Contemporary artist and actor-filmmaker Steve Brudniak, known for his highly crafted assemblage sculptures, talks about the art of assemblage, his own work, its correlation to the work of Isa Genzken.
9:00 p.m., Friday, October 17

Late Night After Hours Music Showcase

Experience music from a variety of cultures with the Meadows World Music Ensemble, under the direction of Jamal Mohamed. This group combines traditional instruments from Africa, Asia, and Latin America with Western orchestral instruments to create unique interpretations of traditional folk melodies.
10:00-11:00 p.m., Friday, October 17