A docent-led, twenty-minute tour of the galleries is available at 6:30 pm. Admission to the galleries is $10, $4 for students and seniors, free for Modern members. On First Friday, gallery admission is free for Star-Telegram Press Pass Holders.
Francis Alÿs, artist featured in México Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990, in conversation with James Oles, scholar of the art and architecture of Mexico
For this Tuesday Evenings presentation, Belgium-born and Mexico City–based artist Francis Alÿs is in conversation with art historian James Oles, discussing relationships between the artist’s early and current work.
MEMBERS’ PREVIEW PARTY
in honor of the exhibition
México Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990
Thursday, the twelfth of September NEW DATE!
Five thirty until eight thirty o’clock
MODERN ART MUSEUM OF FORT WORTH
3200 Darnell Street
Lecture: Mexican Contemporary Art and the Art Historical Canon
Thursday, September 12, 6 to 7 pm, with book signing to follow
Andrea Karnes, curator of México Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990
Modern Contemporaries: Cocktails with the Curator
Wednesday, September 18
Join fellow Modern Contemporaries members for an after-hours tour of the exhibition México Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990, led by curator Andrea Karnes.
Confidently mixing a variety of contemporary modes into a musical narrative that is pure Beethoven..." --San Francisco Chronicle
Described by The New York Times as "exhilarating and compelling," the music of Kevin Puts has been commissioned and performed by leading orchestras, ensembles, and soloists throughout North America, Europe, and the Far East. Known for his distinctive and richly colored musical voice, Mr. Puts has received many of today's most prestigious honors and awards for composition, including the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Music.
Michelle Grabner, artist, critic, professor, gallery director, and co-curator of the 2014 Whitney Biennial
Michelle Grabner is a Chicago-based artist, curator, art writer, Professor and Chair of Painting and Drawing at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, senior critic for Yale University in painting and printmaking, and a curator of the 2014 Whitney Biennial – is a dynamic force who has been at the fore of the art world with her ambitious and varied initiatives for some time.
In the Moment at the Modern: A Program for People with Memory Loss
Fourth Wednesdays, 10 am and 2 pm
This special program is designed for people with memory loss and their caregivers. Participants experience works of art at the Modern through intimate conversations with docents and thoughtful projects designed by the Museum’s education staff. Two sessions are offered the fourth Wednesday of each month, with space for up 20 participants at both 10 am and 2 pm. This free program includes admission to the galleries and all materials.