Program Calendar

Any person needing a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in a museum program should contact the Education Coordinator (museumaccess@smu.edu) at least one week prior to the program to arrange for the accommodation. For more information and to view a list of accommodations, please visit our accessibility page.

PLEASE NOTE: Many different organizations use our public spaces for their programs; this calendar lists only museum programming. If the event you seek is not listed here, please visit the web site of the sponsoring organization for more information.

FURTHER AFIELD | Why El Greco to Goya?

Online 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Edward Payne, assistant professor in art history at Aarhus University, DenmarkFurther Afield virtual talks provides broader social, political, economic, and historical context for works of art at the museum. This […]

Free to Paid

Re-Connections

This informal, one-session program is designed for individuals with early-stage dementia, their care partners, and family members. Participants explore the galleries through interactive activities and discover works of art through […]

Free

Drawing from the Masters

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction as artist Ian O’Brien leads you through the Meadows Museum’s galleries. Each session will provide an opportunity to explore a variety of […]

Free to Paid

Meadows Museum Trick-or-Treat

5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Join us for the annual Meadows Museum Trick-or-Treat! Bring the kids and grandkids in costume to trick-or-treat with works of art that have come to life. Explore the museum and […]

Free to Paid

Children’s Drawing from the Masters

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction with artist and elementary art teacher Ian O’Brien. Each session provides children ages 5-12 with the opportunity to explore a variety of […]

Free to Paid

Velázquez: Painting and the King

Giles Knox, Associate Professor of Art History, Indiana University Bloomington From his mid-twenties until his death at age 61, Velázquez worked as court painter to King Philip IV of Spain. […]

Free to Paid

Drawing from the Masters

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction as artist Ian O’Brien leads you through the Meadows Museum’s galleries. Each session will provide an opportunity to explore a variety of […]

Free to Paid

Children’s Drawing from the Masters

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction with artist and elementary art teacher Ian O’Brien. Each session provides children ages 5-12 with the opportunity to explore a variety of […]

Free to Paid

Connections

This informal, three-session program is designed for individuals with early-stage dementia, their care partners, and family members. Participants explore the galleries through interactive activities; experiment with different materials to create […]

Free

Prints and Printmaking in the 17th &18th Centuries

Jake and Nancy Hamon Galleries

Meadows Museum gallery talks feature art research and perspectives from local guest speakers. Today's presenters are Miranda Saylor, 2021–2023 Center for Spain in America (CSA) Curatorial Fellow, Meadows Museum, and […]

Free to Paid

National Adoption Day: Picturing You!

The Meadows Museum celebrates the creation of new families through foster care, kinship care, and adoption. Join other foster families, kinship families, adoptive families, and birth families for an afternoon […]

Free

Drawing from the Masters

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction as artist Ian O’Brien leads you through the Meadows Museum’s galleries. Each session will provide an opportunity to explore a variety of […]

Free to Paid

Children’s Drawing from the Masters

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction with artist and elementary art teacher Ian O’Brien. Each session provides children ages 5-12 with the opportunity to explore a variety of […]

Free to Paid

Dalí & the Pursuit of Vermeer

Esmée Quodbach, independent art historian, Princeton, New Jersey; Danielle M. Johnson, director of curatorial affairs, Eskenazi Museum of Art at Indiana University. Panel discussion moderated by Amanda W. Dotseth, director […]

Free to Paid

FURTHER AFIELD | Networks of Pigments and Patronage in Early Modern Spain

Online 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Alexandra Letvin, Duane Wilder, Class of 1951, Associate Curator of European Art at the Princeton University Art MuseumFurther Afield virtual talks provides broader social, political, economic, and historical context for […]

Free to Paid

Re-Connections

This informal, one-session program is designed for individuals with early-stage dementia, their care partners, and family members. Participants explore the galleries through interactive activities and discover works of art through […]

Free

Drawing from the Masters

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction as artist Ian O’Brien leads you through the Meadows Museum’s galleries. Each session will provide an opportunity to explore a variety of […]

Free to Paid

Children’s Drawing from the Masters

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction with artist and elementary art teacher Ian O’Brien. Each session provides children ages 5-12 with the opportunity to explore a variety of […]

Free to Paid