Posted by Diana on January 26, 2010 - 3:38pm

The Modern’s Teen-Artist Project pairs area high school students with artists as teachers. The program aims to expand each student’s art practice...

Posted by Andrea D. on January 22, 2010 - 1:50pm

Admittedly, drawing a correlation between the fluorescent light-fixture art of Dan Flavin and the teachings of one of Greek philosophy's founding...

Posted by Andrea D. on December 23, 2009 - 10:17am
Categories: On the Walls

The holidays are coming. And besides the generic holiday festivities that I'm looking forward to...

Posted by Andrea D. on December 18, 2009 - 10:11am

For some reason, I always seem to associate Rosemary Laing's "Groundspeed (Red Piazza) Number 2" with this time of the year...

Posted by Andrea D. on December 16, 2009 - 11:37am

This past Monday, December 14, 2009, marked the seven-year anniversary that the Modern has spent in its now-familiar building, built by Tadao Ando...

Posted by Michael M. on December 2, 2009 - 3:30pm
Categories: Beyond the Walls

I recently came across a photo of the Modern at its opening in December of 2002. The imposing façade is flat. The many leafless trees are small...

Posted by Grace on November 19, 2009 - 9:46am

While wandering around the museum, enjoying Tado Ando’s architectural design of the building, I couldn’t help but notice...

Posted by Andrea D. on November 12, 2009 - 11:46am
Categories: Beyond the Walls

For someone who claims not to like art, Stephen Colbert possesses an uncanny ability...

Posted by Grace on November 12, 2009 - 10:12am
Categories: On the Walls

Posted by Andrea D. on November 4, 2009 - 10:51am
Categories: On the Walls

It is a fact of life that Texans don't immediately associate "horses" with "fine art."

Posted by Andrea D. on October 20, 2009 - 12:29pm
Categories: On the Walls

Last week's Tuesday Evening at the Modern was my first to attend, and will definitely not be my last...

Posted by Erin on October 6, 2009 - 2:25pm

With the works of William Kentridge being packed and crated for the journey to their next destination, I feel fortunate to have spent some quality time...

Posted by Grace on October 1, 2009 - 1:51pm
Categories: On the Walls

Posted by Andrea D. on September 30, 2009 - 1:14pm

After surviving my very first Day in the District...

Posted by Christine B. on September 28, 2009 - 2:38pm

My kids and I decided to have an adventure this weekend and we walked to Day in the District. Our first destination was...

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