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Music & Masterpieces

Saturday, October 4, 2:00 p.m.

Join us for an exploration of French music and art! Mezzo soprano Virginie Verrez and pianist Bretton Brown will perform French songs while taking you on a journey through scenes of love, nature, and beauty.

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First Tuesday

Tuesday, October 7, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

In October, join us for a celebration of Art Beyond Sight month as we use more than just our sense of sight to explore and enjoy works of art. Enjoy art-making activities, story times, performances and gallery activities designed for children ages 5 and under.

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Arturo's Art & Me: Use Your Senses

October 8, 9, or 11, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

For 3-5 year olds and a favorite grown-up. Arturo's Art & Me requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In Octoer, put your five senses to work and experience art with more than just your eyes.

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Dallas Architecture Forum Presents: Coleman Coker

Wednesday, October 8, 7:00 p.m.

Join us for a lecture by award-winning architect and distinguished professor Coleman Coker, a co-founder of buildingstudio in Memphis, and holder of the Ruth Carter Stevenson Regents Chair in the Art of Architecture at UT Austin. 

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State of the Arts: Conservation

Thursday, October 9, 7:00 p.m.

KERA Host and Executive Producer Jeff Whittington moderates dynamic discussions with artists and artistic leaders to explore the creative process and the current cultural landscape. 

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Toddler Art: Marvelous Materials

October 10, 14, or 17, 11:00 a.m.-noon

For 2 and 3 year olds and a favorite grown-up. Toddler Art requires advance registration. Click the event for additional information.

In October, put your senses to the test in the African galleries and search for feathers, shells, wood, and more on a texture scavenger hunt.

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Urban Armor: Figure Drawing Workshop with Riley Holloway

Sunday, October 12, 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Whether you're new to drawing people or just want to improve your skills, this workshop is for you. Special guest artist Riley Holloway will talk about his work, his process, and his approach to figure drawing. He will offer individualized instruction as you sketch from a live (fully clothed) model in the galleries. Ages 13-19; no experience is necessary, and all materials are provided. 

 

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Art Babies: Music & Melodies

Mondays, October 13, November 10, and December 8, 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Art Babies is just for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In the October–December classes, we'll explore the European galleries and experiment with using music and sound as a way to engage babies with works of art.
 

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Art Babies: Music & Melodies

Mondays, October 13, November 10, and December 8, Noon-1:00 p.m.

Art Babies is just for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In the October–December classes, we'll explore the European galleries and experiment with using music and sound as a way to engage babies with works of art.

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Boshell Lecture: Ghostly Visions in Classical Antiquity

Thursday, October 16, 7:00 p.m.

Join Dr. Patrick R. Crowley, Assistant Professor of Art History at the University of Chicago, for a look at pictures of ghosts from a range of media and historical periods, including Greek vase painting, Etruscan tomb murals, and Roman sarcophagi.

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