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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.

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Toddler Art: Dribbles & Drops

February 12, 16, or 19, 11:00 a.m.-noon

Toddler Art is for 2 and 3 year olds and a favorite grown-up and requires advance registration. Click the event for additional information.

Drip, drip drop—let's find art with paint that plops! In February learn about the work of artist Jackson Pollock, and then create your own splatter masterpiece in the studio.

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DMA Members Vermeer Suite Exhibition Talk

Tuesday, February 16, 7:00 p.m.

DMA Members are invited to join Olivier Meslay, Associate Director of Curatorial Affairs and co-curator of Vermeer Suite, for an exclusive members-only talk on this remarkable exhibition. 

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Gallery Talks

Wednesdays, 12:15 p.m.

Grab a bite of insight and join DMA staff, artists, and local scholars to explore the Museum's collection and exhibitions during weekly lunchtime gallery talks.

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Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art

Third Fridays, 6:00 p.m.–midnight

Are you a sinner or a saint? Join us on Friday, February 19, for an evening exploring the virtues and vices, from greed and gluttony to patience and kindness. 

 

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Late Night Happy Hour Performance featuring Quiana Lynell

Friday, February 19, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Kick off the night with some jazz and zydeco from Louisiana vocalist Quiana Lynell. Lynell has graced the stage with such standout performers as Gregg Wright, the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Herlin Riley, and Delfeayo Marsalis.

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Sarah Hepola: Stumbling in the Dark

Friday, February 19, 7:00 p.m.

A memoir of unflinching honesty and poignant humor, Sarah Hepola’s Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget tells the story of a woman stumbling into the sober life she never wanted. Shining a light into her blackouts, she discovers the person she buried, unearthing confidence, intimacy, and creativity. Sarah’s essays have appeared in the New York Times magazine, Elle, The New Republic, Glamour, the Guardian, and Salon, where she was a longtime editor.

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Late Night Main Stage featuring The Singapore Slingers

Friday, February 19, 8:00-9:00 p.m.

Kick up your feet and dance to the music of the prohibition era with The Singapore Slingers. Based in Dallas, The Singapore Slingers perform authentic and original arrangements including two-steps, rags, waltzes, and fox-trots. 

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Late Night Talk: Saints, Sinners, and the In-Between

Friday, February 19, 9:00 p.m.

Join Jean Kazez, Adjunct Assistant Professor in Philosophy with Southern Methodist University; Dr. Amy Freund, Assistant Professor and The Kleinheinz Family Endowment for the Arts and Education Endowed Chair in Art History with Southern Methodist University; and DMA Manager of Interpretation Andrea Severin Goins for a discussion about works in the DMA’s collection that shed light on the good, the bad, and the middle ground of various moments in history.

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