Calendar

  1. Behind the Seams—Girls in Gowns in the Gallery

    Thursday, November 30 | 6:30 pm

    Get your girls together and dress in your best gowns to stroll the galleries, enjoy a cocktail, and have your “lip print” analyzed. Inspiring Beauty will be open to tour,...

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  2. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, December 2 | 10:30 am

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  3. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, December 2 | 2 pm

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  4. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, December 3 | 10:30 am

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  5. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, December 3 | 2 pm

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  6. Special Exhibition Tours: Inspiring Beauty

    Friday, December 8 | 6 pm

    The tour is free, but exhibition tickets are required. Meet your docent on Level B, outside the entrance to the exhibition. 

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  7. Special Exhibition Tours: Inspiring Beauty

    Friday, December 8 | 7 pm

    The tour is free, but exhibition tickets are required. Meet your docent on Level B, outside the entrance to the exhibition. 

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  8. Bespoke: Fashion and Power with Endia Beal

    Friday, December 8 | 7 pm

    Join North Carolina–based artist Endia Beal in a discussion of fashion and power as they relate to the revolutionary Ebony Fashion Fair. Far more than a display of fabulous...

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  9. Mahogany

    Friday, December 8 | 8 pm

    (1975) Directed by Berry Gordy. Diana Ross, Billy Dee Williams, Anthony Perkins. (109 min.) PG. 35mm print from UNCSA.

    A skinny gal from the Chicago ’hood dreams of...

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  10. Family Fun Saturdays: Ready to Wear

    Saturday, December 9 | 10 am

    Gallery tour plus studio workshops for families. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover. Please note: All participants (children and...

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  11. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, December 9 | 10:30 am

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  12. Special Exhibition Tours: Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, December 9 | 11:30 am

    The tour is free, but exhibition tickets are required. Meet your docent on Level B, outside the entrance to the exhibition. 

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  13. Family Fun Saturdays: Ready to Wear

    Saturday, December 9 | 1 pm

    Gallery tour plus studio workshops for families. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover. Please note: All participants (children and...

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  14. Special Exhibition Tours: Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, December 9 | 1:30 pm

    The tour is free, but exhibition tickets are required. Meet your docent on Level B, outside the entrance to the exhibition. 

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  15. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, December 9 | 2 pm

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  16. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, December 10 | 10:30 am

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  17. Special Exhibition Tours: Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, December 10 | 11:30 am

    The tour is free, but exhibition tickets are required. Meet your docent on Level B, outside the entrance to the exhibition. 

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  18. Special Exhibition Tours: Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, December 10 | 1:30 pm

    The tour is free, but exhibition tickets are required. Meet your docent on Level B, outside the entrance to the exhibition. 

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  19. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, December 10 | 2 pm

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  20. Holiday Family Fun Friday

    Friday, December 15 | 5:30 pm

    Enjoy a winter wonderland at NCMA filled with our favorite games and toys! Playful art-making, free treats for the kids, and a visit from Santa are just a few of the...

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  21. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, December 16 | 10:30 am

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  22. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, December 16 | 2 pm

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  23. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, December 17 | 10:30 am

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  24. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, December 17 | 2 pm

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  25. Bespoke: Body Positivity with Jessamyn Stanley

    Friday, January 5 | 7 pm

    Far more than a display of fabulous clothes, the Ebony Fashion Fair offered black women a vision of what they could wear and, ultimately, who they could be. “Bespoke”...

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  26. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, January 6 | 10:30 am

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  27. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, January 6 | 2 pm

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  28. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, January 7 | 10:30 am

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  29. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, January 7 | 2 pm

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  30. Lecture: Kente Cloth in African Diaspora

    Friday, January 12 | 7 pm

    Precious Lovell, associate professor of the practice at North Carolina State University and designer-in-residence in Inspiring Beauty, discusses kente cloth in the African...

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  31. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, January 13 | 10:30 am

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  32. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, January 13 | 2 pm

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  33. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, January 14 | 10:30 am

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  34. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, January 14 | 2 pm

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  35. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, January 20 | 10:30 am

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  36. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Saturday, January 20 | 2 pm

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  37. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, January 21 | 10:30 am

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  38. Designer Studio during Inspiring Beauty

    Sunday, January 21 | 2 pm

    With admission to Inspiring Beauty, you gain behind-the-scenes access to designers-in-residence Katherine Diuguid and Precious Lovell as they create haute couture in the...

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  39. Lunch and Lecture: Frans Hals in America, Past and Present

    Friday, February 9 | 11 am

    Sharing research from a recent senior fellowship at the Frick Collection’s Center for the History of Collecting in America, curator Dennis Weller provides insights into the...

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