Events in Dallas

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Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed at the Perot Museum
Tue - May 23

Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed at the Perot Museum

Elaborate royal tombs, ancient languages, human sacrifice, sports and extraordinary architecture. All define the fascinating Maya civilization that is the bedrock of the Perot Museum of Nature and...

Daily through Sep 4

Perot Museum

Mexico 1900–1950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Jose Clemente Orozco, and the Avant-Garde
Tue - May 23

Mexico 1900–1950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Jose Clemente Orozco, and the Avant-Garde

The Dallas Museum of Art announced that it will be the exclusive U.S. host of a major exhibition of modern Mexican art, featuring work by Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, and other giants of the first...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun through Jul 16

Dallas Museum of Art

Hawn Gallery Exhibit: Piecing It Together
Mon - May 22

Hawn Gallery Exhibit: Piecing It Together

Using works from Danielle Kimzey, Mary Laube and Christopher Reno, these three painters try to create an idea of home through their abstract works. The work draws upon the artist's experiences of...

Every Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu through May 28

Hawn Gallery - Hamon Arts Library

Visualizing Afterlife, Paradise and Earthly Spheres in Chinese Art
Tue - May 23

Visualizing Afterlife, Paradise and Earthly Spheres in Chinese Art

This exhibition showcases three themes found among works of art in the museum's permanent collection: archaeological finds mainly from ancient tombs, Buddhist sculptures from temples, and works of...

Daily through Sep 1

Crow Collection of Asian Art

VIP Tour - The Star in Frisco
Tue - May 23

VIP Tour - The Star in Frisco

The VIP Guided Tours will give Cowboys fans a chance to experience the place where the Dallas Cowboys train and work 355 days of the year. With small group sizes and additional tour stops, the VIP...

Daily ongoing

The Star in Frisco

When The Earth Shakes
Tue - May 23

When The Earth Shakes

Hold on tight! Get ready for earthquakes and tsunamis! Jump on the Quake Karaoke platform and match an earthquake seismogram! Build your structure, set it on a "beach", and launch a wave in the...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat through Sep 2

American Airlines C. R. Smith Museum

National Geographic Photo Ark Exhibition
Tue - May 23

National Geographic Photo Ark Exhibition

Come face-to-face with the animals of the National Geographic Photo Ark at the Dallas Zoo, featuring large-format images taken by photographer Joel Sartore. The National Geographic Photo Ark is a...

Daily through Sep 4

Dallas Zoo

ZimSculpt at the Dallas Arboretum
Tue - May 23

ZimSculpt at the Dallas Arboretum

ZimSculpt, a world renowned exhibition of modern Zimbabwean stone sculptures, features over 200 sculptures on display at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden. This is the largest collection...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun through Jul 31

Dallas Arboretum

Ultimate Octonauts Experience Opens At SEA LIFE Grapevine
Tue - May 23

Ultimate Octonauts Experience Opens At SEA LIFE Grapevine

Explore the amazing world of the Octonauts, the team of undersea adventure heroes from the hit animated TV series, with the opening of The Ultimate Octonauts Experience. The all-new interactive...

Daily through Dec 22

SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium

Between Heaven and Hell: The Drawings of Jusepe de Ribera
Tue - May 23

Between Heaven and Hell: The Drawings of Jusepe de Ribera

"Between Heaven and Hell: The Drawings of Jusepe de Ribera" brings together at the Meadows Museum at SMU nearly a third of the artist's surviving drawings in the largest exhibition devoted to the...

Every Sun through Jun 11
Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat through Jun 18

Meadows Museum

Hecho En Dallas
Tue - May 23

Hecho En Dallas

Hecho en Dallas is an annual juried exhibition designed to showcase the recent work of visual artists who reside in the Dallas area. The exhibition was conceived by the Latino Cultural Center in...

Daily through Jun 30

Latino Cultural Center

DMA presents the Keir Collection of Islamic Art Gallery
Tue - May 23

DMA presents the Keir Collection of Islamic Art Gallery

The Keir Collection of Islamic Art Gallery is the largest public presentation in the history of one of the world's most important private collections of Islamic Art. The gallery will highlight...

Daily through Apr 16

Dallas Museum of Art

Wisdom of Compassion: The Art and Science of Iwasaki Tsuneo (1917-2002)
Tue - May 23

Wisdom of Compassion: The Art and Science of Iwasaki Tsuneo (1917-2002)

Iwasaki Tsuneo (1917-2002) was a scientist by profession, an artist by disposition, and a seeker along the Buddhist path. The artist's ink paintings on paper are literally created with characters...

Daily through Jun 11

Crow Collection of Asian Art

Divine Pathways: South and Southeast Asian Art
Tue - May 23

Divine Pathways: South and Southeast Asian Art

The main influences in artistic history in South and Southeast Asia were Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. To celebrate this, this exhibition features works from India, Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar,...

Daily through Jun 25

Crow Collection of Asian Art

Picasso's 'Dream and Lie of Franco'
Tue - May 23

Picasso's 'Dream and Lie of Franco'

Picasso's 'Dream and Lie of Franco:' The Spanish Civil War in Print June 2017 will mark 80 years since Geurnica by Pablo Picasso made to show the horrible events of the Spanish Civil War. This...

Daily through Jul 2

Meadows Museum

Sculpting Nature: Jade from the Collection
Tue - May 23

Sculpting Nature: Jade from the Collection

The permanent collection of the Crow Collection of Asian Art is comprised of a large number of various types of jade objects from the Qing dynasty (1644-1911). This outstanding collection of...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun through Mar 10

Crow Collection of Asian Art

Landscape Relativities: The Collaborative Works of Arnold Chang and Michael Cherney
Tue - May 23

Landscape Relativities: The Collaborative Works of Arnold Chang and Michael Cherney

The collaborative works of painter Arnold Chang (Zhang Hong; b. 1954) and photographer Michael Cherney (Qiu Mai; b. 1969) stretch and play with the relationship between the two media of painting...

Daily through Jun 25

Crow Collection of Asian Art

Ambreen Butt, Pia Camil, Keer Tanchak
Tue - May 23

Ambreen Butt, Pia Camil, Keer Tanchak

AMBREEN BUTT... What is left of me PIA CAMIL Bara, Bara, Bara KEER TANCHAK Soft Orbit

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat through Aug 19
Every Sun through Aug 20

Dallas Contemporary