Dallas Fort Worth has a lot of great museum exhibits lined up for June 2021. This month’s list includes conversations with artists, outdoor tours, toddler art classes, exclusive peeks into upcoming exhibitions and so much more!
One of the best ways to spend quality time with family, friends, kids and pets is to visit museums and galleries: cultural spaces which offer a ton of activities for everyone to do together and participate in.
Upcoming Museum Exhibits and Virtual Museum Events In June 2021 in Dallas Fort Worth
A heartwarming toddler art class for two and three-year-old children accompanied by one adult caregiver. At the museum, kids can listen to stories, sing songs and even explore some fascinating artworks. As public spaces open up again, this is the perfect way to engage toddlers in some outdoor activities that help them to interact with different people and encounter surroundings different from their home. One of the top museum exhibits for Dallas Fort Worth in June!
When: Friday, 4 June 2021, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Where: 1717 North Harwood, Dallas, Texas 75201
How much: $8 for general public and $5 for DMA members
An exclusive tour which takes attendees inside the studio of the museum’s collection artist Bosco Sodi along with museum curator Catherine Craft, right from the comfort of their couches. The two will explore Sodi’s Brooklyn-based studio and discuss his 2017 work, Muro featured in the ongoing exhibit, Nasher Mixtape.
When: Thursday, 10 June 2021, 12 p.m. to 12.30 p.m.
How much: Free for Nasher members and $5 for non-members
A special event to mark the opening of the museum’s exhibition, The Book Smugglers: Partisans, Poets, and the Race to Save Jewish Treasures from the Nazis, which will be on display till January 2022. David E. Fishman, the author of the work, The Book Smugglers, from which the exhibit derives its name and inspiration, will discuss his research of those ghetto residents who put their lives in peril to rescue rare Jewish books and manuscripts and saved them for posterity. He will also talk about how these stories came to life in this upcoming travelling exhibition.
When: Tuesday, 22 June 2021, 7 p.m.
How much: Free admission
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Museum Exhibits & Events In June 2021 in Dallas Fort Worth – Continued
For three days in June, members will enjoy early access to the museum’s upcoming exhibit, Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas. Organized by the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the exhibit features some of the artist’s most prolific works and examines his contributions to the development of abstract art through his nearly five-decade-long artistic career. Among our top picks for museum exhibits in Dallas Fort Worth this June!
When: Thursday-Saturday, 17 June 2021 to 19 June 2021, 10 a.m.
Where: 3200 Darnell Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107
How much: Free admission for members
A one-hour program which honors and remembers the 9/11 fallen and Texas heroes. To mark the 20th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center, the museum is also hosting a replica of the building made by Daan Van Der Steijn of the Netherlands which is currently touring the United States of America. Visitors can view the structures along with the 9/11 exhibit on display at the museum’s Atrium.
When: Friday, 18 June 2021
Where: 1600 Gendy Street, Fort Worth, TX 76107
How much: Not specified
Kimbell Art Museum: Inaugural Lecture: Buddha, Shiva, Lotus, Dragon: The Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd Collection at Asia Society
A talk by Adriana Proser, the organizing curator of the exhibit, Buddha, Shiva, Lotus, Dragon: The Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd Collection at Asia Society which introduces to the audiences the experiences and relationships that led to the collections of this couple. The exhibit itself will premiere on 26 June 2021.
When: Saturday, 26 June 2021, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
How much: Free admission
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