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Conserving "Mind's Eye"

Friday, September 19, 9:00 p.m.

Join paper conservator Tish Brewer, owner of The Center for Art Conservation, for a closer look at the intricate processes of paper conservation. 

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Collecting and Living with Drawings

Saturday, September 20, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

The Dallas Museum of Art brings together well-known collectors, experts, curators, and dealers for a discussion on collecting and living with works on paper. 

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Studio Creations: Flowing Lines and Color

Saturdays and Sundays, September 6-28, at 1:00 and 2:30 p.m.

Join us for an inspirational visit to the exhibition Mind's Eye: Masterworks on Paper from David to Cézanne to explore a vast array of sketches and watercolors. We'll return to the studio to make our own flowing lines come alive with color.

FREE; limited to the first twenty-four participants. Pick up tickets outside the Art Studio in C3 thirty minutes before each workshop begins.

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Saturday Spotlight Tours

Saturdays, 2:00 p.m.

Get to know the DMA through a Saturday Spotlight Tour. DMA docents will be on-site to lead free tours introducing visitors to the highlights of our collection. Tours will depart from the Visitor Services Desk at 2:00 p.m. every Saturday.

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Urban Armor: Gig Poster Workshop with Mark Gutting

Sunday, September 21, 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Learn different screen-printing techniques with artist Mark Gutting to create your own large, multi-colored work of art inspired by a variety of concert posters. No experience is necessary, and all materials are provided. Ages 13-19. 

 

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Homeschool Class for Families: Colorful Cubist Collages

Thursday, September 25, 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

The Homeschool Class for Families offers an interactive Museum experience for families with children ages 6–12 and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information. 

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Maker Club: Beginner E-Textiles

Thursday, September 25, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Step into the world of e-textiles with an introduction to electro-luminescent (EL) wire. This neon, light-up wire has multiple applications and can be sewn into clothing and accessories or even attached to bicycles and skate decks! No experience is necessary, and all materials are provided. This class is limited to 14 participants, ages 13-19.

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Arturo's Art & Me: Dancing with Degas

September 10, 11, 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.

In September, lace up your dancing shoes and get ready to tap your way through the galleries in an exploration of the artwork of Edgar Degas.

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