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Dixon at Home: Dot to Dot Degas

Connect the dots to finish the image! This drawing is inspired by Edgar Degas' Dancer Adjusting Her Shoe , a piece in the Dixon's permanent collection.  ¡Conecta los puntos para terminar la imagen! Este dibujo está inspirado en "Dancer Adjusting Her Shoe" de Edgar Degas, una pieza de la colección permanente de Dixon.   Click here to download a printable copy.   Haga clic aquí para descargar una copia imprimible. ... Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Monday, April 20, 2020
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Dixon at Home: Still Life with Brioche

Let’s have a quick chat (and a little champagne and brioche) with Curator Julie Pierotti to learn more about our new friend by artist Victoria Dubourg Fantin-Latour.  Victoria Dubourg Fantin-Latour, Still Life with Brioche , ca. 1890; Oil on canvas; Museum purchase with funds provided by the estate of Cecil Williams Marshall, and by transfer, Mr. and Mrs. Morrie A. Moss, 2019.6 Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Friday, April 17, 2020
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Munch and Learn: Home Place Pastures Part One

Just like us, we think you might be missing Munch and Learn's interesting and knowledgeable speakers. So, grab lunch, dinner, a snack or a beverage, because we are bringing Munch and Learn to you virtually! This week get acquainted with Marshall Bartlett of Home Place Pastures. You can learn more about Home Place Pastures on their website  www.homeplacepastures.com  or check them out on social media.   Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Wednesday, April 15, 2020
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Dixon at Home: Paper Making

For today’s #DixonAtHome art activity Mr. JT takes us on a paper making adventure. Learn the basics of paper making and use this video as inspiration for your own paper making fun. Thank you to Bank of America for supporting art education with #MuseumsOnUs . #MuseumFromHome Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Monday, April 6, 2020
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Dixon at Home: Tiarella Cordifolia

Tiarella Cordifolia Let's learn about the native plant tiarella cordifolia with Director of Horticulture Dale Skaggs. Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Friday, April 3, 2020
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Dixon at Home: Make Your Own Bee House

Learn how to create a solitary bee house using everyday household items.  Click here to download an activity sheet in English. Haga clic aquí para descargar una hoja de actividades en Español.  Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Thursday, April 2, 2020
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Opening Lecture: "Abstract Expressionism: A Social Revolution

Enjoy the opening lecture for "Abstract Expressionism: A Social Revolution" with Dr. Michael Tomor, Executive Director of the Tampa Museum of Art. The works featured in "Abstract Expressionism: A Social Revolution," curated by Dr. Michael Tomor, offer a window onto the evolution of process and abstraction in American art during the second half of the 20th century. Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Wednesday, October 30, 2019
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