Format: 9/14/14

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.


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.


The Tranny Tease

Friday, October 17, 7:00 p.m.

In conjunction with Concentrations 57: Slavs and Tatars, the artists present their latest lecture-performance.


Bancroft Family Concerts

Selected Saturdays

Presented in partnership with the Fine Arts Chamber Players

Saturday, October 25, 3:00 p.m.

Musicians from the Dallas Symphony Orchestra present Brahms’ magnificent Quintet in F minor, Opus 34 and string music by Dallas violinist and composer Bruce Patti.


Maker Club: Creature Feature

Thursday, October 30, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Design your own imaginary creature using the 123D Creature app, and then make a sculpture inspired by your drawing using a variety of materials. No experience necessary. This class is limited to 16 students, ages 13-19.


Think Creatively

Selected Thursdays, 6:30-8:50 p.m.

Give your brain a boost and discover the power to expand your creativity. Join creativity experts in this engaging workshop where you will exercise your brain with creative thinking tools and then explore your new skills with an art experience. All materials provided. 


Arturo's Art & Me: Blooms & Bouquets

November 1, 12, or 13, 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.

No green thumbs required for these flowers! In November, discover nature’s beauty through the art of floral still life.


Sarah Thornton

Thursday, November 6, 7:30 p.m.

Sarah Thornton’s compelling narrative, 33 Artists in 3 Acts, goes behind the scenes with the world's most important living artists to humanize and demystify contemporary art.