Admission to NC Museum of Art, at 2110 Blue Ridge Road in Raleigh, is free, and there are also many events scheduled. Some of them are free as well. Make sure to check the NC Museum of Art calendar for other events and to make sure that there haven’t been any changes.
Here are a few of the upcoming events:
Pop-Up Art: Transparencies
Sunday, June 24th, 2018
Drop into Pop Up Art and enjoy free art-making activities for all ages. No reservations required. Explore the ways that artists in You Are Here play with light, whether it’s bright and colorful or dark and shadowy. Contribute to a collaborative light installation and create your own see-through work of art to take home with you. This Pop-Up Art workshop does not require an exhibition ticket to join. Open to all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Guided Tours of the Museum Park
Saturdays at 9:30 a.m.
Enjoy art and nature in a 90-minute tour. The route is approximately two miles long, with variations in surface and incline. Meet your guide at the café tables near the East Building entrance.
Teachers, learn more about the new displays in the Modern and Contemporary galleries and consult with a Museum educator about ideas for using the collection in your classroom. For more information and to register, contact Jill Taylor, or 919-664-6748.
Pop-Up Art: Painting in the Park
Sunday, August 12th, 2018
Make your mark in the Museum Park! Add your work to a collaborative mural inspired by nature. This Pop-Up Art workshop does not require an exhibition ticket to join. Open to all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.