Calendar

  1. Art in Bloom Opening Event, “Frida’s Floral Fiesta” (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Thursday, March 21 | 7:30 pm - 10 pm

    Frida Kahlo said, “I paint flowers so they will not die.” In honor of Frida and in anticipation of our fall exhibition, grab your rebozo, put on your eyebrows, and head to...

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  2. Friday Flora Club

    Friday, March 22 | 6 pm - 8 pm

    The crazy-cool folks from Edge of Urge, a maker incubator with ties to independent designers, join us to launch the weekend. Find your “floral name” and stamp a necklace...

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  3. Iris after Dark

    Friday, March 29 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  4. Iris after Dark

    Friday, April 5 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  5. Benjamin Beilman, Violin, and Andrew Tyson, Piano

    Sunday, April 7 | 2 pm - 5 pm

    When violinist Benjamin Beilman and pianist Andrew Tyson perform together, the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. These prodigious young talents—who met as...

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  6. Iris after Dark

    Friday, April 12 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  7. Iris after Dark

    Friday, April 19 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  8. Iris after Dark

    Friday, April 26 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  9. Family Campout and Movie

    Saturday, April 27 | 4:30 pm - 10 am

    Bring your tent, sleeping bags, and sense of adventure for a fun-filled evening under the stars. This year’s campout is bird-themed in honor of John James Audubon’s The...

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  10. William “Mac” Nelson, Guitar

    Sunday, April 28 | 2 pm - 5 pm

    Acclaimed classical guitarist and educator William “Mac” Nelson presents a program of music by 19th- and 20th- century composers in the Western tradition who have used the...

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  11. Iris after Dark

    Friday, May 3 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  12. Dining after Dark: How to Look at Art with Valerie Hillings

    Friday, May 3 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Valerie Hillings has been director of the NCMA since the fall. Share an evening with her in the company of other art lovers, with a lecture and tour highlighting some of...

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  13. Duke Energy Hoopla Hyperspace Party in the Park

    Saturday, May 4 | 6 pm - 10:30 pm

    May the Fourth be with you! Celebrate the opening of our Museum Park season, new art installations including Heather Hart's Southern Oracle: We Will Tear the Roof Off, and...

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  14. Olga Kleiankina, Piano, with Projections and Images by Emil Polyak

    Sunday, May 5 | 2 pm - 5 pm

    Worlds collide as chamber music, the cosmos, and technology create a special performance featuring pianist Olga Kleiankina. Projections of the cosmos, designed by North...

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  15. Iris after Dark

    Friday, May 10 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  16. Solomon Eichner, Piano, Brian Reagin, Violin, and Bonnie Thron, Cello

    Sunday, May 12 | 2 pm - 5 pm

    Pianist Solomon Eichner is joined by Brian Reagin, concertmaster of the North Carolina Symphony, and Bonnie Thron, principal cellist for the North Carolina Symphony, in a...

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  17. Iris after Dark

    Friday, May 17 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  18. Iris after Dark

    Friday, May 24 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  19. #ncmaLATE Super Rad

    Friday, May 24 | 9:30 pm - 1 am

    Warhol, Lichtenstein, Madonna, Bowie, Scorsese: Venture into the world of ’80s pop culture. Start off with drinks, DJs, and dance, and then find your spark during Electric...

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  20. Iris after Dark

    Friday, May 31 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  21. SOFA Artist Hangout and Studio

    Friday, May 31 | 6 pm - 9 pm

    Get together with art buddies to chill and create. Bring a project, use our materials to create something on the spot, or just hang. Special guest Shelly Smith discusses...

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  22. Iris after Dark

    Friday, June 7 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  23. Iris after Dark

    Friday, June 14 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  24. Iris after Dark

    Friday, June 21 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  25. Iris after Dark

    Friday, June 28 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  26. Iris after Dark

    Friday, July 5 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  27. Iris after Dark

    Friday, July 12 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  28. Iris after Dark

    Friday, July 19 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  29. Iris after Dark

    Friday, July 26 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  30. Iris after Dark

    Friday, August 2 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  31. Iris after Dark

    Friday, August 9 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  32. Iris after Dark

    Friday, August 16 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  33. Iris after Dark

    Friday, August 23 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  34. Iris after Dark

    Friday, August 30 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  35. Iris after Dark

    Friday, September 6 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  36. Iris after Dark

    Friday, September 13 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  37. Iris after Dark

    Friday, September 20 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  38. Iris after Dark

    Friday, September 27 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  39. Iris after Dark

    Friday, October 4 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  40. Iris after Dark

    Friday, October 11 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  41. Iris after Dark

    Friday, October 18 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  42. Iris after Dark

    Friday, October 25 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  43. Iris after Dark

    Friday, November 1 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  44. Iris after Dark

    Friday, November 8 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  45. Iris after Dark

    Friday, November 15 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  46. Iris after Dark

    Friday, November 22 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  47. Iris after Dark

    Friday, November 29 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  48. Iris after Dark

    Friday, December 6 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  49. Iris after Dark

    Friday, December 13 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  50. Iris after Dark

    Friday, December 20 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  51. Iris after Dark

    Friday, December 27 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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