The North Carolina Museum of Art

April 2014

Thursday, April 3 | 10:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Movement

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

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Thursday, April 3 | 11 am

What’s in the Box?: Movement

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

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Thursday, April 3 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course
Ceremonial Arts of Africa

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Thursday, April 3 | 11:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Movement

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

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Thursday, April 3 | 4:30 pm

Educator Expo: Identity in Focus

Rocky Mount, N. C. Speakers and workshop sessions focus on the concept of identity, exploring... Read more >

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Friday, April 4 | 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, April 4 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Looking through Ancient American Eyes

The Museum’s Ancient American collection offers an introduction to some of the roots of... Read more >

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Friday, April 4 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Looking through Ancient American Eyes

The Museum’s Ancient American collection offers an introduction to some of the roots of... Read more >

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Friday, April 4 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course
Ceremonial Arts of Africa

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Saturday, April 5 | 10:30 am

Weekend Family-Friendly Tour

Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Join a Museum guide for a lively... Read more >

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Saturday, April 5 | 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, April 5 | 11 am

NCMA Book Club: Confessions of an Argentine Dirty Warrior: A Firsthand Account of Atrocity

Confessions of an Argentine Dirty Warrior: A Firsthand Account of Atrocity, Horacio Verbitsky
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Saturday, April 5 | 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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Saturday, April 5 | 2:30 pm

Film: Viva la causa—The Story of César Chávez and a Great Movement for Social Justice

César Chávez’s beginnings as a farm worker contributed to his extraordinary role as the leading... Read more >

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Sunday, April 6 | 10:30 am CANCELED

Weekend Family-Friendly Tour

Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Join a Museum guide for a lively... Read more >

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Sunday, April 6 | 2 pm SOLD OUT

Lecture: Mickalene Thomas

New York-based artist Mickalene Thomas joins Linda Dougherty, NCMA chief curator and curator of... Read more >

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Tuesday, April 8 | 10 am

Senior Sampler: Pieces and Patterns

Take a closer look at textile designs in selected works of art. Make a small patchwork wall... Read more >

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Tuesday, April 8 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: Pieces and Patterns

Take a closer look at textile designs in selected works of art. Make a small patchwork wall... Read more >

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Thursday, April 10 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course
Picasso, Matisse, and the Invention of Modernism

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, April 11 | 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, April 11 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Mary

Images of Mary abound in the Museum’s collection. Discuss an image of Mary in depth and see what... Read more >

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Friday, April 11 | 6:30 pm Sold Out

Opening Party: Estampas de la raza/ Prints for the People: The Romo Collection

Join Museum members and others at a lively party celebrating the opening of Estampas de la raza.... Read more >

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Friday, April 11 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Mary

Images of Mary abound in the Museum’s collection. Discuss an image of Mary in depth and see what... Read more >

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Friday, April 11 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course
Picasso, Matisse, and the Invention of Modernism

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, April 11 | 8 pm

Film: Blancanieves

A dazzling retelling of Snow White, set in 1920s Seville, Spain, pits a heartless stepmother... Read more >

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Saturday, April 12 | 9:30 am

Workshop: Advanced Visual Literacy and the Common Core

Designed especially for teachers who want to explore more deeply the connections between the... Read more >

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Saturday, April 12 | 1 pm

Fiesta de la Familia

Celebrate the opening of Estampas de la raza with fun for the whole family! Explore traditional... Read more >

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Wednesday, April 16 | 6:30 pm

Lecture: Sacred Creatures, Beloved Pets: Ancient Egyptian Animal Mummies

Salima Ikram, professor of Egyptology, American University in Cairo

The relationship between... Read more >

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Thursday, April 17 | 10:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Seasons

Spring has sprung! Come to the Museum to explore the changing season.

Preschoolers, ages 2–5,... Read more >

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Thursday, April 17 | 11 am

What’s in the Box?: Seasons

Spring has sprung! Come to the Museum to explore the changing season.

Preschoolers, ages 2–5,... Read more >

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Thursday, April 17 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course
Expressionism and Surrealism: Freedom of Form and Spirit

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Thursday, April 17 | 11:30 am

What’s in the Box?: Seasons

Spring has sprung! Come to the Museum to explore the changing season.

Preschoolers, ages 2–5,... Read more >

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Thursday, April 17 | 5:30 pm

Webinar: Teaching with Art as Documents

Discover how art can be used as a primary document to examine social, political, and economic... Read more >

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Friday, April 18 | 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, April 18 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Everything in Black and White

Artists often use color to engage, delight, and communicate with their viewers. Learn the... Read more >

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Friday, April 18 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Everything in Black and White

Artists often use color to engage, delight, and communicate with their viewers. Learn the... Read more >

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Friday, April 18 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course
Expressionism and Surrealism: Freedom of Form and Spirit

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, April 18 | 8 pm

Film: Went the Day Well?

A bucolic English village becomes the front line when Nazis, disguised as British soldiers,... Read more >

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Tuesday, April 22 | 10 am

Senior Sampler: Beyond Words

Look at award-winning storybook illustrations by Raúl Colón. Explore combining expressive... Read more >

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Tuesday, April 22 | 1:30 pm

Senior Sampler: Beyond Words

Look at award-winning storybook illustrations by Raúl Colón. Explore combining expressive... Read more >

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Thursday, April 24 | 11 am

Art History Survey Course
Photography as Art

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, April 25 | 11 am SOLD OUT

Lunch and Lecture: An Introduction to Estampas de la raza

Exhibition curator Jennifer Dasal presents the 61 works in Estampas de la raza by theme,... Read more >

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Friday, April 25 | 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, April 25 | 6 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Struggle

To what extent can a single image embody the issues and concerns of a group? Consider this and... Read more >

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Friday, April 25 | 7 pm

Friday Night Sound Bites: Struggle

To what extent can a single image embody the issues and concerns of a group? Consider this and... Read more >

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Friday, April 25 | 7 pm

Art History Survey Course
Photography as Art

Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style... Read more >

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Friday, April 25 | 8 pm

Film: The Stranger

After the fall of the Third Reich, a Nazi official has reinvented himself as a beloved teacher... Read more >

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Saturday, April 26 | 10 am SOLD OUT

Family Fun Saturday: Print Me

Take a peek in the exhibition Estampas de la raza, and then create a screen printed... Read more >

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Saturday, April 26 | 1 pm

ArtScene 2014 Spring Teen Event

Join teens from across the state at our annual spring teen event! Learn, play, socialize, and... Read more >

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