The North Carolina Museum of Art

November 2013

Friday, November 1 | 11 am

Lunch and Lecture: Exhibition Design 101

During this hourlong gallery tour, exhibition designers and a lighting expert show you how they... Read more >

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Friday, November 1 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

Experience the NCMA after dark. Share small plates with friends. Wander the galleries. Relax... Read more >

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Friday, November 1 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Painted Personalities

Do we project or respond to the personality of a work of art? Come and explore a work of art’s... Read more >

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Friday, November 1 | 6:30 pm

Dining after Dark
Porsche: Hot Wheels

When the Museum presents special exhibitions, there are always installation challenges, and... Read more >

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Friday, November 1 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Painted Personalities

Do we project or respond to the personality of a work of art? Come and explore a work of art’s... Read more >

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Friday, November 1 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course: Medieval Europe: Romanesque and Gothic

Popular NCMA lecturer and art educator Joseph Covington covers 5,000 years of art history, “From... Read more >

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Friday, November 1 | 8 pm

Film: Heat Lightning

Part of the Car Crazy film series. An ex-gun moll on the lam dons mechanic’s overalls to run a... Read more >

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Saturday, November 2 | 11 am

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Saturday, November 2 | 2 pm

Meet Your Museum Tour

With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA... Read more >

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Tuesday, November 5 | 10:30 am

Senior Sampler: Lines Alive

Discover how drawing with repetition and value can enliven a work of art. Experiment with... Read more >

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Tuesday, November 5 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: Lines Alive

Discover how drawing with repetition and value can enliven a work of art. Experiment with... Read more >

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Wednesday, November 6 | 2 pm Canceled

Zoë S. Webster Flower 
Fund
Hands-On Floral Design and Wine

Cars + Flowers = ?

When planning events at the Museum, Steve Taras of The Watered Garden... Read more >

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Thursday, November 7 | 10:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Parts of Art

Come to the Museum to explore a part of art. What will be in the box this week? Lines, shapes,... Read more >

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Thursday, November 7 | 11 am

What’s in the Box?: Parts of Art

Come to the Museum to explore a part of art. What will be in the box this week? Lines, shapes,... Read more >

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Thursday, November 7 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course: Coming Down to Earth: Early Still Life and Landscape

Popular NCMA lecturer and art educator Joseph Covington covers 5,000 years of art history, “From... Read more >

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Thursday, November 7 | 11:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Parts of Art

Come to the Museum to explore a part of art. What will be in the box this week? Lines, shapes,... Read more >

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Thursday, November 7 | 4:30 pm

Fall Educator Expo: Gaining STEAM

Join us for an evening of inspiration and ideas as we celebrate Pre–K through 12 teachers of all... Read more >

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Friday, November 8 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

Experience the NCMA after dark. Share small plates with friends. Wander the galleries. Relax... Read more >

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Friday, November 8 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Art by Design: Constructing Images

Artists and designers create objects that are powerful images. Delve into a work of art that... Read more >

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Friday, November 8 | 6:30 pm

Workshop: Drawing by Design

Spend an evening drawing in the galleries with a professional artist as your guide. Open to... Read more >

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Friday, November 8 | 6:30 pm

Contemporaries General Membership Meeting: Revving Up for 2014

Enjoy an exclusive presentation about Porsche restoration by expert restorer Cam Ingram,... Read more >

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Friday, November 8 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Art by Design: Constructing Images

Artists and designers create objects that are powerful images. Delve into a work of art that... Read more >

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Friday, November 8 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course: Coming Down to Earth: Early Still Life and Landscape

Popular NCMA lecturer and art educator Joseph Covington covers 5,000 years of art history, “From... Read more >

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Friday, November 8 | 8 pm

Film: Out of the Past

Part of the Car Crazy film series. A former private eye running a Podunk gas station is sucked... Read more >

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Saturday, November 9 | 8:30 am

American Cars and Hot Rods Meetup

Bring the family for some four-wheel fun! On four Saturdays during Porsche by Design, the Museum... Read more >

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Saturday, November 9 | 10 am

Family Fun Saturday: Transportation Innovation

What’s your favorite way to travel: by foot, bike, car, or plane? Explore transportation in art... Read more >

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Saturday, November 9 | 10 am

Veterans Day Weekend: Porsche by Design

During Veterans Day weekend (Saturday, November 9−Monday, November 11), all veterans, active... Read more >

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Sunday, November 10 | 10 am

Veterans Day Weekend: Porsche by Design

During Veterans Day weekend (Saturday, November 9−Monday, November 11), all veterans, active... Read more >

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Sunday, November 10 | 3 pm

Ciompi String Quartet, featuring Alan Ware on clarinet
Virtuosic Craftsmanship, Made in Germany

Inspired by Porsche by Design, this program by Duke University’s renowned Ciompi String Quartet... Read more >

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Monday, November 11 | 10 am

Veterans Day Weekend: Porsche by Design

During Veterans Day weekend (Saturday, November 9−Monday, November 11), all veterans, active... Read more >

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Thursday, November 14 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course: The Early Renaissance in Italy

Popular NCMA lecturer and art educator Joseph Covington covers 5,000 years of art history, “From... Read more >

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Friday, November 15 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

Experience the NCMA after dark. Share small plates with friends. Wander the galleries. Relax... Read more >

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Friday, November 15 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: The Smart Design

Discover the beauty of an object’s design by understanding the nuanced resolution of aesthetic... Read more >

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Friday, November 15 | 6:30 pm CANCELED

Workshop: Drawing by Design

Spend an evening drawing in the galleries with a professional artist as your guide. Open to... Read more >

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Friday, November 15 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: The Smart Design

Discover the beauty of an object’s design by understanding the nuanced resolution of aesthetic... Read more >

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Friday, November 15 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course: The Early Renaissance in Italy

Popular NCMA lecturer and art educator Joseph Covington covers 5,000 years of art history, “From... Read more >

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Saturday, November 16 | 9:30 am

Educator Workshop: Using STEAM to Solve STEM Problems

Discover how art can be the catalyst for innovative thinking and solutions in STEM. Learn... Read more >

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Monday, November 18 | 10 am

“Hoods Up”  Member Monday

Here’s your chance to take a close look at the Porsche engine, considered one of the highest... Read more >

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Tuesday, November 19 | 10 am

Senior Sampler: Oh, the Places You’ve Been!

Look at the art of transportation through the ages, and create your own pop-up travel book to... Read more >

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Tuesday, November 19 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: Oh, the Places You’ve Been!

Look at the art of transportation through the ages, and create your own pop-up travel book to... Read more >

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Wednesday, November 20 | 7 pm Sold Out

Classic Cars, Classic Cocktails

Drift back to an era of sophistication, and enjoy light bites and specialty cocktails shaken,... Read more >

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Thursday, November 21 | 10:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Movement

Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore all kinds of creative... Read more >

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Thursday, November 21 | 11 am

What’s in the Box?: Movement

Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore all kinds of creative... Read more >

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Thursday, November 21 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course: Masters of the Renaissance

Popular NCMA lecturer and art educator Joseph Covington covers 5,000 years of art history, “From... Read more >

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Thursday, November 21 | 11:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Movement

Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore all kinds of creative... Read more >

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Friday, November 22 | 5:30 pm

Rockabilly Retro Friday

Rock out at the NCMA for a night of fast cars, slick design (and hair), hip music from the... Read more >

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Friday, November 22 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

Experience the NCMA after dark. Share small plates with friends. Wander the galleries. Relax... Read more >

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Friday, November 22 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Material Innovation

Learn how innovative materials such as plastic, aluminum, or digital technology are transformed... Read more >

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Friday, November 22 | 6:30 pm

Trivia Night

Rev your engines and get ready for trivia night at the NCMA, in conjunction with Porsche by... Read more >

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Friday, November 22 | 6:30 pm

Workshop: Drawing by Design

Spend an evening drawing in the galleries with a professional artist as your guide. Open to... Read more >

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Friday, November 22 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Material Innovation

Learn how innovative materials such as plastic, aluminum, or digital technology are transformed... Read more >

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Friday, November 22 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course: Masters of the Renaissance

Popular NCMA lecturer and art educator Joseph Covington covers 5,000 years of art history, “From... Read more >

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Saturday, November 23 | 10 am

Family Fun Saturday: For the Birds

Be a bird detective! Investigate the magnificent life-size prints in the Audubon Gallery and... Read more >

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Saturday, November 23 | 10 am Canceled

Workshop: Design Your Own Car

Bong Il Jin, Associate Professor of Industrial Design, N.C. State University

Experienced and... Read more >

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Saturday, November 23 | 11 am SOLD OUT

Lunch and Lecture: Party Like It’s 1999 B.C.

Crash an ancient Egyptian party with Egyptologist Caroline Rocheleau. Discover how the Egyptians... Read more >

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Sunday, November 24 | 2:30 pm

Lecture:
Porsche's Story: A Historical Context

Konrad H. Jarausch, Lurcy Professor of European Civilization, UNC–Chapel Hill

Porsche's... Read more >

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Friday, November 29 | 5:30 pm

Art in the Evening

Experience the NCMA after dark. Share small plates with friends. Wander the galleries. Relax... Read more >

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Friday, November 29 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Evolution of Form

From horseless carriage to racing machine, the body of the car has changed drastically over the... Read more >

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Friday, November 29 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Evolution of Form

From horseless carriage to racing machine, the body of the car has changed drastically over the... Read more >

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Friday, November 29 | 7 pm

Art Car: The Movie

High school teacher Rebecca Bass and her class prepare an entry for the Houston Art Car Parade.... Read more >

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Saturday, November 30 | 8:30 am

Art Cars Meetup

Bring the family for some four-wheel fun! On four Saturdays during Porsche by Design, the Museum... Read more >

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Saturday, November 30 | 2 pm

Art Car: The Movie

High school teacher Rebecca Bass and her class prepare an entry for the Houston Art Car Parade.... Read more >

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Saturday, November 30 | 6:30 pm Sold Out

Perfect-Finish Wine Dinner

Join Lorenzo Trefethen (son of John Trefethen, a Porsche racer and team leader of the winery)... Read more >

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