Posted by Terri on March 25, 2011 - 1:44pm
Categories: On the Walls

Scale is everything. A speck in the distance looms large as it is approached and for a second, just before one whips by, it becomes its actual size. Even though this is a repeated experience...

Posted by Terri on March 21, 2011 - 10:04am
Categories: On the Walls

The first gallery in the exhibition Ed Ruscha: Road Tested introduces us to the artist and sets the stage for his ongoing relationship with the road...

Posted by Terri on March 7, 2011 - 10:42am

Why did the artist cross the road?

To see the other side

To see from the other side...

Posted by Andrea D. on February 18, 2011 - 10:18am

In the fall of 2009, I began working at the Modern as an intern where I did my blogging from a cozy little nook next to the PR offices. Now I work at the Museum as the online media coordinator and over the past few weeks I have been organizing the “intern nook” into an office.

Posted by Terri on February 15, 2011 - 10:37am
Categories: Within the Walls

Uta Barth was here last week for the Modern’s first 2011 Tuesday Evenings lecture...

Posted by Leslie on February 11, 2011 - 11:14am
Categories: On the Walls

The Modern’s "Untitled (Medici Boy)", 1953, by Joseph Cornell is a small wooden box with a front glass pane tinted blue...

Posted by Erin on January 5, 2011 - 3:27pm
Categories: On the Walls

Although he loathes the designation, pioneering conceptual artist Lawrence Weiner has given much to art. His text-based works...

Posted by Terri on December 6, 2010 - 3:52pm

While sitting at my desk, thinking of a passage in William Faulkner’s "As I Lay Dying" concerning the horizontal and vertical in life, death, and art, I conjured up a mental image of the space and art in the fifth gallery...

Posted by on December 1, 2010 - 2:27pm
Categories: Within the Walls

Poison Tree from Modern Art Museum of FW on Vimeo.

Vernon Fisher's work, currently on view in Vernon Fisher: K-Mart Conceptualism, is often noted for its allusive quality.

Posted by Andrea D. on November 24, 2010 - 11:55am
Categories: On the Walls

In honor of Thanksgiving, David Bates’s "Thanksgiving Dinner" (1982) has been installed in the second floor galleries...

Posted by Andrea D. on October 29, 2010 - 3:07pm
Categories: On the Walls

One of my favorite holidays is fast approaching: Halloween. And while it's fun...

Posted by Andrea D. on September 27, 2010 - 12:30pm
Categories: Within the Walls

1. Tadao Ando’s homage to Marcel Duchamp is...

Posted by Terri on September 21, 2010 - 10:29am
Categories: Within the Walls

Conversation is plentiful after the Eve Sussman|Rufus Corporation presentation...

Posted by Terri on September 13, 2010 - 3:44pm
Categories: Podcasts, Within the Walls

This past Tuesday, in spite of torrential rain and tornado watches, ninety-four undeterred people gathered to hear from artist, writer, and professor Michael Corris. These faithful folks were rewarded with a sometimes dense, often funny, and consistently thoughtful presentation on issues concerning the use of text in contemporary art.

Posted by Laura M. on September 9, 2010 - 12:54pm
Categories: On the Walls

On August 15, the New York Times published an article documenting the journey of five scientists who left their electronically dependent lives...

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