Format: 7/28/14

Preschool Teacher Workshop: Creating Art Centers for the Preschool Classroom

Tuesday, August 12, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

This hands-on workshop for preschool teachers will focus on creating child-centered art centers for the classroom that encourage creativity and independence and are both manageable and aesthetically pleasing. The workshop is free, but requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.


Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art

Third Fridays, 6:00 p.m. - midnight

Join us for an evening of art, jazz, and dance inspired by the jewelry design of Art Smith. Listen to the jazz stylings of the Rebel Alliance Jazz Ensemble and The Funky Knuckles and watch a special premier performance by Dallas Black Dance Theatre and the Stockton Helbing Trio.


Paris Blues (1961)

Friday, August 15, 10:15 p.m.

Featuring the music of Duke Ellington, a favorite of jeweler Art Smith, "Paris Blues" is a journey of music, love, and life for two musicians living in Paris. 


C3 Artistic Encounter with James Thurman

Sunday, August 17, 1:30 p.m.

Wonderful wearables! After a brief visit to the inspiring Art Smith jewelry exhibition, we will return to the studio to design and create modernist-inspired wire jewelry. A variety of basic metalworking techniques used by Art Smith in the creation of his work will be explored, including bending, forming, and hammering. Each participant will have the opportunity to make his or her own piece! All materials provided.

For ages 18 and older


Meaningful Moments

Every third Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Designed specifically for individuals with early stage dementia and their family members or caregivers, Meaningful Moments is a monthly program that offers the chance to relax and connect with art in the galleries, share stories, and gain inspiration.