Talks & Tours

The Dallas Museum of Art presents an array of talks and tours exploring art from around the world and throughout time with distinguished artists, scholars, and artistic leaders.

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Missed a talk? Visit the Program Recordings page to listen to selected past lectures, gallery talks, and other events presented by the Dallas Museum of Art. 

Upcoming Talks & Tours

Format: 6/25/19

Saturday Spotlight Tours

Saturdays, 2:00 p.m.

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.

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Gallery Talks

First and third 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 lunchtime gallery talks. 
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DMA Members-Only Viewing: Dior: From Paris to the World

Saturday, July 6, 9:00-11:00 a.m.

DMA Members enjoy priority access during DMA Members-Only Viewing Hours.

Members are invited to join us on Saturday, July 6, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. for a members-only viewing of the Dior: From Paris to the World exhibition. A timed ticket reservation is required; please reserve your DMA Member tickets below.

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DMA Members-Only Tours: Fashion

Thursday July 11, noon

Join us on selected Thursdays and Saturdays for exclusive docent-led tours just for DMA Members. Tours will last one hour, and will explore fashion highlights and key themes from the permanent collection.

Please check in at the DMA Membership Desk at the start of each tour. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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DMA Members-Only Tours: Fashion

Saturday, July 13, noon

Join us on selected Thursdays and Saturdays for exclusive docent-led tours just for DMA Members. Tours will last one hour, and will explore fashion highlights and key themes from the permanent collection.

Please check in at the DMA Membership Desk at the start of each tour. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Spotlight Tour: Skyway

Saturday, July 20, 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing with a special spotlight tour of Robert Rauschenberg's Skyway. This tour will repeat at 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Each tour is limited to the first 30 attendees.

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Gallery Talk: Caravaggio

Wednesday, August 7, 12:15 p.m.

Julien Domercq, the DMA's Lillian and James H. Clark Assistant Curator of European Art, will discuss Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio's masterpiece Martha and Mary Magdalene, on loan from the Detroit Institute of Arts.

 

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Live Podcast: The Golden Age of Haute Couture with Dressed

Friday, August 16, 9:00 p.m.

When Christian Dior unveiled his New Look in 1947, he kicked off what would be known as a golden age of couture. Join April Calahan and Cassidy Zachary from the podcast Dressed for a live episode about what made this era of fashion design so iconic and who the key players were.

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