Gallery Talks & Tours
Please note, Gallery Talks marked with an asterisk (*) require a special exhibition admission ticket.
Grab a bite of insight and join DMA staff, artists, and local scholars to explore the Museum's collections and exhibitions during weekly lunchtime gallery talks. Missed a Gallery Talk? Visit the Program Recordings page to listen to selected past lectures, talks, and other events presented by the Dallas Museum of Art.
13 Behind the Scenes Look: Installing "Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take"*
Mike Hill, Preparator, DMA
20 Hopper Drawing: A Painter's Process
Sue Canterbury, The Pauline Gill Sullivan Associate Curator of American Art, DMA
27 No Gallery Talk
4 Poetry of "Hopper Drawing: A Painter's Process"*
Dr. Theresa Towner, Professor of Literature, University of Texas at Dallas
11 Koki Tanaka's "Everything is Everything"
Gabriel Ritter, The Nancy and Tim Hanley Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art, DMA
18 Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take*
Dr. Jeffrey Grove, Senior Curator of Special Projects & Research, DMA
25 No Gallery Talk
1 No Gallery Talk
8 Accessing "Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take"*
Amelia Wood, McDermott Education Intern for Gallery & Community Programs, DMA
15 Robert Smithson in Texas
Leigh Arnold, Consulting Curator, DMA, and Graduate Curatorial Fellow, Nasher Sculpture Center
Late Night Tours
Some exhibitions require an admission ticket.
These tours are presented in conjunction with Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art. Join us on the third Friday of each month, when the Museum is open until midnight. Each Late Night offers hundreds of experiences for visitors of all ages with lectures, performances, concerts, readings, tours, family programs, and more!
Saturday Spotlight Tours
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.
Through a docent-guided or self-guided visit, K-12 and higher education students can explore the Museum’s collection and special exhibitions. Learn more about our programs for educators and students.
Please call 214-922-1222 or e-mail groupsales@DMA.org to schedule.
A fee of $5 per person will be charged for docent-guided tours.
At least three weeks' advance notice is required.
The Reves Collection
From Lilies to Lilacs
Other tours are available, customized to address your group’s special interest, such as flowers in art or mythology.