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Dubuque Museum of Art

701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States

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September 2017

Baby & Me Tours*

September 26 @ 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 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. *Advance registration required. Register by calling the museum at 563-557-1851

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YOUNG AT ART

September 26 @ 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 and fourth Tuesday, toddlers ages 3-5, accompanied by a parent or grandparent, are invited to the Museum to enjoy a merry and messy 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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October 2017

First Fridays

October 6 @ 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. $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  Series Sponsor: Richardson Motors

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Lunch and Learn with Ron Tigges

October 11 @ 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

Ron Tigges, president of the Dubuque Camera Club, will discuss and show amazing in-camera techniques of creative photography, as seen in the featured exhibition, Dimensions of Photography, on view until October 29th. Our "Lunch and Learn" series of educational art-related programming are always free.

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Second Saturdays at DUMA

October 14 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 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.

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archiTREK (New Series)

October 19 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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One event on November 16, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on December 7, 2017 at 6:00pm

Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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$5 - $15

DuMA and Heritage Works partner to present a series of walking tours of Dubuque architecture. Walk and Talk and Ale and Architecture will provide insights into Dubuque's historic buildings. Walk and Talk are 45-60 minute lunchtime tours in downtown Dubuque including the Historic Federal Building, the Roshek building, US Bank and the Grand Opera House. Tours will focus on form and function with interior/exterior interpretation. Ale and Architecture consists of 90-120 minute walking tours of bars in the historic upper…

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smART Saturdays: October Mask Making and Spooky Special Effects

October 21 @ 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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One event on October 28, 2017 at 10:30am

Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Expect the Unexpected with these "out of the box" art encounters for young artists ages 6-16. Held on the first and third Saturday of the month from 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM (unless otherwise specified) the series will explore a variety of art approaches guaranteed to "get your nerd out!" All supplies furnished unless specified, an additional materials fee may be required for certain projects. Come dressed to mess. Fee is $10 per child ($5 for members) For the 6-8…

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Museum Matinee: Harry Who and the Chicago Imagists

October 21 @ 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

Our Museum Matinee series features free art documentary screenings in our lobby area. After the movie, attendees are invited to tour the Museum's current exhibitions without charge. On Oct 21, we are showing: Hairy Who and the Chicago Imagists 2014 "In the mid-1960s, the City of Chicago was an incubator for a group of young artists known as the Imagists." Note: some themes and images in this film may not be suitable for children.

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Lunch & Learn: Remnants of the West

October 26 @ 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

Join DuMA for a gallery walk looking at selected works from the exhibition Remnants of the West: Edward S. Curtis and Mark James, with Executive Director David Schmitz, Associate Curator and Registrar Stacy Peterson, and Director of Education, Margaret Buhr. There is no charge for this event.

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Time Capsules: Photography and Anachronism with George Slade

October 29 @ 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

Join DuMA for Time Capsules: Photography and Anachronism, a lecture by photography historian and curator George Slade focusing on the Museum's current exhibit Remnants of the West: Edward S. Curtis and Mark James. Both Edward Curtis and Mark James use their photographic skills to transport us into other times and spaces. How do their images reflect photography's unique capacity to represent history? This lecture will explore the question specifically in regards to Curtis and James, and more broadly as a phenomenon…

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