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Yelena Yemchuk. Installation view of Mabel, Betty & Bette, 2019. Photo by Kevin Todora

STITCH with US

Yelena Yemchuk

THURSDAY 6 JUNE from 6.00 – 9.00 PM

Join us for a healing session of radical embroidery inspired by Yelena Yemchuk’s exhibition Mabel, Betty & Bette. More and more, embroidery is being used as a medium for resistance and social expression. Let’s all stitch it out. Led by artist Erin Frisch.

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Live figure-drawing in Ian Davenport’s Horizons, 2019

DRAW with US

SATURDAY 15 JUNE from 12.00 – 3.00 PM

Local artist will lead exhibition-inspired, live figure-drawing + still life sessions in DC’s galleries. Draw with Us at Dallas Contemporary gives artists of all kinds and skill levels the opportunity to practice figure drawing from professional live models. Male and female models will provide a variety of clothed poses.

 

Basic materials are provided, but feel free to bring your favorite sketching tools!

FREE + OPEN to the PUBLIC

$5 dollar suggested donation. No pre-registration required.

For more info: learning@dallascontemporary.org

The Summer Institute for Young Artists, 2017

THE Summer Institute for Young Artists

8 – 12 JULY 2019

Looking for an alternative to traditional summer camps? Enroll your art-loving middle or high-schooler in the DC Summer Institute for Young Artists and give them the opportunity to work with local artists and Dallas Contemporary staff. Participants will join the DC family for the week, experiment with exciting art-making techniques, and look at and discuss art in our galleries, in artist studios,  and around the Dallas Design District.

 

Supply fee: $175 per camper, $150 per camper for multiple registrations from one household. Ask us about scholarship opportunities!

 

Registration is open. Download the registration form here. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited, so sign up today!

 

For more information, contact Angela Hall at learning@dallascontemporary.org.

 

Supported by:

 

 

THE PATRICA DEDMAN FAMILY FOUNDATION

MARK GIAMBRONE

Jacqueline Miller Stewart

Yelena Yemchuk. Installation view of Mabel, Betty & Bette, 2019. Photo by Kevin Todora

PUBLIC TOURS

Yelena Yemchuk

SATURDAY 13 JULY @ 1.00 PM

Join us for a free, drop-in tour of Yelena Yemchuk's exhibition at Dallas Contemporary. Tours are led by a DC Educator or Curator.

FREE + OPEN to the PUBLIC

Yelena Yemchuk. Installation view of Mabel, Betty & Bette, 2019. Photo by Kevin Todora

STROLLER TOURS + STORY TIME

Yelena Yemchuk

WEDNESDAY 17 JULY @ 10.00 AM

Parents and caregivers are invited to bring children ages 18 months and younger for an educator-led stroll through Yelena Yemchuk's exhibition at DC. We encourage conversation, questions, + animated babies! Tours are followed by an artfully-inspired story time in the galleries.

FREE + OPEN to the PUBLIC

John Currin. Detail of Fishermen, 2002. © John Currin. Photo: Rob McKeever. Courtesy Gagosian

CHIT CHAT with JOHN CURRIN

SUNDAY 15 SEPTEMBER @ 1.00 PM

American figurative painter John Currin will discuss his upcoming Dallas Contemporary exhibition My Life as a Man. DC Adjunct Curator Alison Gingeras will moderate the discussion.

FREE + OPEN to the PUBLIC

For more info: learning@dallascontemporary.org

 

Supported by:

 

 

THE PATRICA DEDMAN FAMILY FOUNDATION

Jacqueline Miller Stewart

Alicja Kwade. Installation view of Out of Ousia, 2018. Kunsthal Charlottenborg. Courtesy the artist, KÖNIG GALERIE, and 303 Gallery, New York. Photo: Roman März

TEACHER TOURS

Fall Exhibitions

TUESDAY 17 SEPTEMBER @ 5.00 PM

Are you thinking of bringing your classroom to Dallas Contemporary for a school tour? Come by the museum for a Teacher Tour and learn more about DC exhibitions and how our educators can bring your curriculum to life in the art galleries!

 

FREE + OPEN to North Texas K–12 / university teachers + faculty.

For more info: learning@dallascontemporary.org

DC College Night, 2018

DC COLLEGE NIGHT

SATURDAY 28 SEPTEMBER from 8.00 – 11.00 PM

Dallas Contemporary is hosting an after-hours, art + music-filled night exclusively for North Texas college students.

 

FREE + OPEN to North Texas K–12 / university teachers + faculty.

Must present valid university ID at the door.

For more info: learning@dallascontemporary.org

 

Note: Parking is free. Please park in Dallas Contemporary’s lot on Riverfront Blvd. and Glass St. We will not check bags or coats, please leave large bags and backpacks at home.

161 Glass Street Dallas Texas 75207 USA +214 821 2522