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.

Children’s Drawing from the Masters

5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

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

In-person Connections

Meadows Museum 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

This informal program is designed for individuals with early stage dementia, their care partners, and family members. Participants EXPLORE works of art through interactive activities, CONNECT and reconnect with friends, […]

Free

Digital Drawing from the Masters

Online 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction remotely over Zoom as artist Ian M. O’Brien leads you through a work of art in the Meadows Museum’s collection. Each session […]

Free to Paid

Family Day: Let’s Sculpt!

5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Chisel and carve, mold and model, cut and glue. Bring your family to the Meadows Museum to explore the many ways of creating sculpture. Multisensory activities will be happening throughout […]

Free

Further Afield | Feminist Art History: Medieval to Museums

Online 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Jitske Jasperse, professor, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin Further Afield virtual talks provides broader social, political, economic, and historical context for works of art at the museum. This spring Further Afield […]

Free to Paid

Virtual Connections

Meadows Museum 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

This informal program is designed for individuals with early stage dementia, their care partners, and family members. Participants EXPLORE works of art through interactive activities, CONNECT and reconnect with friends, […]

Digital Drawing from the Masters

Online 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction remotely over Zoom as artist Ian M. O’Brien leads you through a work of art in the Meadows Museum’s collection. Each session […]

Free to Paid

In-person Connections

Meadows Museum 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

This informal program is designed for individuals with early stage dementia, their care partners, and family members. Participants EXPLORE works of art through interactive activities, CONNECT and reconnect with friends, […]

Digital Drawing from the Masters

Online 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction remotely over Zoom as artist Ian M. O’Brien leads you through a work of art in the Meadows Museum’s collection. Each session […]

Free to Paid

Early Modern Spain at the Meadows

Virginia Meadows Galleries

Meadows Museum gallery talks feature art research and perspectives from local guest speakers. Today's presenter is Olivia Turner, curatorial assistant, Meadows Museum.

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

Digital Drawing from the Masters

Online 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction remotely over Zoom as artist Ian M. O’Brien leads you through a work of art in the Meadows Museum’s collection. Each session […]

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, artist. Enjoy 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 […]

Free to Paid

Digital Drawing from the Masters

Online 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction remotely over Zoom as artist Ian M. O’Brien leads you through a work of art in the Meadows Museum’s collection. Each session […]

Free to Paid

Drawing from the Masters

5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

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

Digital Drawing from the Masters

Online 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Ian O’Brien, artistEnjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction remotely over Zoom as artist Ian M. O’Brien leads you through a work of art in the Meadows Museum’s collection. Each session […]

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

The Interplay between Object & Image in the Meadows Museum Galleries

Virginia Meadows Galleries

Meadows Museum gallery talks feature art research and perspectives from local guest speakers. Today's presenter is Tamara Johnson, 2022 Moss/Chumley Award winner, artist, and director of Sweet Pass Sculpture Park.

Free to Paid

Drawing from the Masters

Ian O’Brien, artist Enjoy 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 […]

Free to Paid

Children’s Drawing from the Masters

Ian O’Brien, artist Enjoy 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 […]

Free to Paid

ARTafterDARK: Members and Friends

Meadows Museum 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Join us for ARTafterDARK at the Meadows Museum, an after-hours experience with great food and wine, art-making activities, Spanish film, and whimsical event design, including an immersive market that showcases […]

$35

Drawing from the Masters

Meadows Museum 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Ian O’Brien, artist Enjoy 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 […]

Free – $12

Children’s Drawing from the Masters

Ian O’Brien, artist Enjoy 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 […]

Free to Paid

FURTHER AFIELD | Why El Greco to Goya?

Online 5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

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

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

5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

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

Connections

5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

This informal, three-session program (November 2, 9 and 16) is designed for individuals with early-stage dementia, their care partners, and family members. Participants explore the galleries through interactive activities; experiment […]

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

5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Ian O’Brien, artist Enjoy 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 […]

Free to Paid

Children’s Drawing from the Masters

5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas, TX

Ian O’Brien, artist Enjoy 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 […]

Free to Paid