Calendar

  1. Mindful Museum: Virtual Poetry Hour

    Wednesday, January 6 | 7 pm

    Join writer-scholar Jameela F. Dallis to make language art! Or, rather, to write ekphrastic poems inspired by the Museum’s collection. Ekphrasis means “description” in...

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  2. Morning Bird Walk (Canceled)

    Canceled - Saturday, January 9 | 8:30 am

    Join our resident birding enthusiast, Park ranger Chantal Taunton, on a meandering 90-minute walk through the Museum Park in search of migratory and native birds. Wear a...

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  3. Studio Workshop: Paint Like an Egyptian (two-part virtual class)

    Saturday, January 9 | 1:30 pm

    Ancient Egyptians greatly enlarged the repertoire of materials available to artists and created stunning paintings that still vibrate with color today. Join NCMA...

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  4. Virtual Winter Landscape Photography Workshop (2-part class)

    Tuesday, January 12 | 7 pm

    Take your outdoor and nature photography to the next level. In Part 1 of this live interactive workshop, professional photographer Mick Schulte, guides you through...

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  5. Online Course for Educators: Exploring Global Learning through Art

    Tuesday, January 12

    This self-paced online course uses works of art from the Museum’s collection as a pathway to understanding global issues and developing cross-cultural understanding. The...

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  6. Virtual Lunchtime Lecture: “A Museum for all the People: The NCMA between 1947 and 1960”

    Thursday, January 14 | Noon

    In the decade after World War II, North Carolina surprised art critics around the world when it appropriated over $1.5M in public funds to create a state art collection and...

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  7. NCMA Recommends: Allegorical Portrait of an Artist in Her Studio

    Friday, January 15 | 10 am

    Michiel van Musscher, Allegorical Portrait of an Artist in Her Studio, circa 1675–85, oil on canvas, 45 × 35 7/8 in., Gift of Armand and Victor Hammer

    When the NCMA...

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  8. NCMA Film Club: Takeda

    Friday, January 15 | 7 pm

    If you enjoy watching and talking about films, join us for a meeting of the virtual NCMA Film Club! Watch the film at your convenience, and then join a Zoom discussion....

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  9. Mindful Museum: Virtual Slow Art Appreciation (Sold out)

    Sold Out - Wednesday, January 20 | 7 pm

    Slow art is a growing movement to mindfully observe and appreciate art. This hourlong virtual program guides you through centering techniques and a breathing practice...

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  10. Digital Anime for Teens (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Saturday, January 23 | 1:30 pm

    Learn to draw anime like the pros! Join illustrator David A. (P-Shinobi), and learn to make digital anime art. This class uses one of the most popular and capable digital...

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  11. Mindful Museum: Virtual Family Growga Moment (Sold Out)

    Sold Out - Monday, January 25 | 4 pm

    Kids experience movement, mindfulness, and connection through fun and engaging virtual Growga programming. Each monthly 30-minute class, inspired by the Museum's...

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  12. NCMA Recommends: The Birds of America

    Friday, January 29 | 10 am

    John James Audubon, Fox-Coloured Sparrow, Plate 108 from The Birds of America, 1827–38, hand-colored engraving and aquatint on paper, 40 × 26 in., Transfer from the North...

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