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Located in the Dallas Arts District, the Dallas Museum of Art has a stunning collection with more than 22,000 pieces, spanning the third millennium BC to present day, including ancient Mediterranean art, 18th-20th century European and American art and art of the Americas, Africa, Asia and the Pacific. Artists on display include O'Keeffe, Pollock, Rothko, Warhol, Renoir, Van Gogh, Cezanne, Monet and more. The DMA also has a Paintings Conservation Studio, where visitors can watch conservators preserve and restore the museum's extensive collection with the latest technology, treatments, and cutting-edge techniques. In addition, the museum has lots of fun programming for kids of all ages, and after-hour events for adults that includes a lecture series with authors, poets and visionaries. Join the free membership program, DMA Friends, to earn points to redeem for rewards like discounts in the cafe and store. For the true art aficionados, don't forget to check out the Mildred R. and Frederick M. Mayer Library and archives.
Open: Tue-Sun. 11:00am - 5:00pm, Thurs. 11:00am - 9:00pm. Closed Mondays.
Museum general admission is free and includes the DMA collections and most exhibitions. For special exhibitions, admission is $8.
Three One Day University professors explore the concept of genius, each examining the life and career of a different great artist and drawing insight into what defines this elusive notion of human genius. Attendees of this Half Day ODU event will have the opportunity to attend all 3 lectures, each an hour in length, from... more