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Dubuque Museum of Art

701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States

January 2019

Youth Drawing Classes

January 19 @ 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on February 17, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on February 23, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on April 7, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 7, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on April 28, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 28, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on April 14, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on April 14, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 21, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on April 21, 2019 at 2:30pm

Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Winter/Spring 2019 Youth Art Classes Online Registration Form Back to Basics: Drawing Class Saturdays, January 19 & 26, February 2 & 9 (4-week session) Section I: Ages 8-12: 9-10:30 am Section II: Ages 13-16: 10:30 am-Noon Tuition: $60 Members | $75 Guests (materials included) Instructor: Hana Velde Students will practice the act of observing through continuous line drawing, drawing upside down, and drawing negative spaces, then begin a still life project to discover how shading and perspective add depth to…

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African American Art: Lunch & Learn with Tom LoGuidice

January 25 @ 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In Iowa: A Message for Today  A history about the October 1962 Iowa visit told from the perspectives of a family that greeted Dr. King upon his arrival, the President of Coe College, and the minister at Cornell College and excerpts from the lecture/sermon Dr. King presented. Part of the Dubuque Chapter NAACP Speakers Bureau Lunch & Learn Series. Free free to bring a sack lunch, however lunch will not be provided by the Museum.

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Exhibition Opening/Member Preview

January 25 @ 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Opening Exhibition and Member Preview for 3 new DuMA exhibitions: "African American Art in the 20th Century" from the Collection of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, "Madai Taylor: An Elegy to America in Black and White" and the "Living Proof Exhibit: Cancer Survivor Art".    

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Colored Frames – A Visual Art Documentary Screening

January 27 @ 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

In connection with the African American Art in the 20th Century exhibition from the Collection of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, DuMA will be screening the visual art documentary Colored Frames. Colored Frames is a 2007 documentary film taking a look at the role of fine art in the Civil Rights Movement, as well as the legacy of discrimination in the art community both historically and contemporary. The documentary is a showcase of a wide variety of works primarily by…

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February 2019

First Fridays

February 1 @ 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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$10.00

The February First Friday will be featuring Living Proof Exhibit: A Visualization of Hope and special guest Artist Maureen Bardusk. Living Proof Exhibit features more than 25 artists from across the Tri-State region who have been impacted by cancer. First Fridays is a city wide gallery hop celebrating our creative community. Other First Friday locations include: Carnegie Stout Public Library, Inspire Cafe, and Outside the Lines Gallery. Make sure to hop, hop, hop to all First Friday locations~ Members are…

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African American Art: Lunch & Learn with Anthony Allen

February 8 @ 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

A Brief History of Civil Rights African-Americans and whites were the founders of the NAACP in 1909. The presentation addresses the history of the organization including contemporary social concerns related to economics, education, education, health, public safety and criminal justice, and voting rights. Part of the Dubuque Chapter NAACP Speakers Bureau Lunch & Learn Series. Feel free to bring a sack lunch, however lunch will not be provided by the Museum.

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Second Saturdays at DUMA

February 9 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

February Second Saturday will feature a dazzling performance by the magician Bob Beardsley! Second Saturdays are free and family-oriented programming occuring every second Saturday of the month at 1 PM. This program features culturally-diverse performing arts acts and hands-on art activities that the entire family will enjoy. Second Saturdays is sponsored by Mediacom. Sponsored by Mediacom

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Baby & Me Tours*

February 12 @ 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Babies and their caregivers are welcome to participate in a 30-minute tour of the Museum exhibitions, focused on shapes, colors and textures. Baby and Me tours are offered every month. There will be no tour in January. *Advance registration required. Register by calling the museum at 563-557-1851  

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YOUNG AT ART

February 12 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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$3

WHEN: Every second Tuesday of the month, toddlers ages 3-5, accompanied by a parent or grandparent, are invited to the Museum to enjoy a merry time creating art. Please come dressed to get messy! Instructor: Hana Velde. TUITION: $3 per child per session. All supplies are furnished. Please call Margaret Buhr at 563.557.1851 Monday-Friday, or email mbuhr@dbqart.com for more information or to enroll a student. You must register by noon the day before. 

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African American Art: Lunch & Learn with Dr. Mary Gitau

February 22 @ 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Hidden Figures  Hidden figures is based on a true story of three female African American Mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program. They faced discrimination and institutional racism as they tried to build a career in a male-dominated workplace. Regardless, they were some of the brains behind one of the greatest operation in history—the launch of astronaut, John Glenn into the orbit. Part of the Dubuque Chapter NAACP Speakers Bureau Lunch…

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March 2019

First Fridays

March 1 @ 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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$10.00

  Happening the first Friday of every month, DuMA stays open late and offers special programming in conjunction with other community arts events. Experience the creative spirit of our community, along with great friends, stylish appetizers and a cash bar, and great art. First Friday will not occur in January. $10 Admission (Members Free) Follow DUMA (DubuqueArt) on Facebook, Twitter (#DUMAfirstfridays), and Instagram for updates and to share your ideas for future FirstFridays. Media Partner 365ink magazine Sponsored by Dupaco Community…

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Second Saturdays at DUMA

March 9 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

Join us for free and family-oriented programming every second Saturday of the month at 1 PM. Second Saturdays features culturally-diverse performing arts acts and hands-on art activities that the entire family will enjoy. -January: Fever River Puppeteers: Bremen Town Musicians -February: Magician Bob Beardsley -March: Latin Jazz Ensemble Sponsored by Mediacom

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ArchiTREK Lunch & Learn: Urban Renewal

March 21 @ 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

More details TBA. Free free to bring a sack lunch, however lunch will not be provided by the Museum.

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African American Art: Lunch & Learn with Dr. Henry Grubb

March 22 @ 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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The Maroons: Free People of Color in America  Maroons were Africans and their descendants in the Americas who formed settlements away from New World chattel slavery. Some had escaped from plantations, but others had always been free, like those born among them in freedom. Part of the Dubuque Chapter NAACP Speakers Bureau Lunch & Learn Series. Free free to bring a sack lunch, however lunch will not be provided by the Museum.

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Spring Break Art Camps

March 25 @ 9:00 AM - March 29 @ 11:00 AM
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One event on March 25, 2019 at 1:00pm

Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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$65 – $75

Spring Break Art Camps: Monday-Friday, March 25-29th Section I: Grades K-2, M-F, 9-11 am (optional sack lunch add-on 11 am-Noon) Section II: Grades 3-5, M-F, 1-4 pm Tuition: $65 Members | $75 Guests (materials included); $10 sack lunch (optional) Instructors: Rachel Spurling and Caitlin Donald Looking for a creative way to fill Spring Break Week? Young artists will explore the Museum’s galleries for inspiration, then head to the studio to create their own works of art in a variety of…

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April 2019

K-8 Student Art Exhibition Opening

April 4
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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African American Art: Lunch and Learn with Lynn Sutton

April 5 @ 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Food Deserts in Urban America and Urban Dubuque Part of the Dubuque Chapter NAACP Speakers Bureau Lunch & Learn Series. Free free to bring a sack lunch, however lunch will not be provided by the Museum.

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May 2019

ArchiTREK Ale & Architecture: Urban Renewal Impact/3rd thru 7th St.

May 16 @ 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

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