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Art Camp
Jul 12, 2012

The Modern's unique programs for young artists emphasize learning through direct observation of art and thoughtful art activities inspired by the current exhibition. This introduces students to some of the complex and challenging concepts and practices behind modern and contemporary art. Distinguished area artists are invited to design and lead art activities based on the art in the galleries. Activities encompass everything from art making in the traditional sense to interdisciplinary exploration.

Art Camp
Jul 13, 2012

The Modern's unique programs for young artists emphasize learning through direct observation of art and thoughtful art activities inspired by the current exhibition. This introduces students to some of the complex and challenging concepts and practices behind modern and contemporary art. Distinguished area artists are invited to design and lead art activities based on the art in the galleries. Activities encompass everything from art making in the traditional sense to interdisciplinary exploration.

Wonderful Wednesdays
Jul 18, 2012

Wonderful Wednesdays is a program for families with young children led by a docent. A gallery project designed by the education department is included. The tour and project focus on a few works in the collection. Registration is not required, but a sign-up sheet is provided at the front desk the day of the program. Attendance is limited; admission is free.

For more information, please send a message to childrensprograms@themodern.org.

Drawing from the Collection for Children
Aug 05, 2012

Two program sessions are offered, one for ages five to eight and one for ages nine to 12. Each free session is led by an artist who takes participants through informal drawing exercises in relation to works in the collection. Children under the age of six must be accompanied by an adult during the program. Bring a sketchbook and pencils or purchase materials in The Modern Shop.

Attendance is limited. A sign-up sheet is located at the front desk; early arrival is encouraged.

Aug 07, 2012

The Modern and the Lone Star Film Society join forces again this summer to offer a special selection of creative films for children ages three and up. The experience includes free admission and thoughtful activities between screenings that will highlight connections between works in the galleries and the films. Supported by the Texas Commission on the Arts. 


August 7 

Aug 07, 2012

The Modern and the Lone Star Film Society join forces again this summer to offer a special selection of creative films for children ages three and up. The experience includes free admission and thoughtful activities between screenings that will highlight connections between works in the galleries and the films. Supported by the Texas Commission on the Arts. 


August 7 

Aug 08, 2012

The Modern and the Lone Star Film Society join forces again this summer to offer a special selection of creative films for children ages three and up. The experience includes free admission and thoughtful activities between screenings that will highlight connections between works in the galleries and the films. Supported by the Texas Commission on the Arts. 


August 7 

Aug 08, 2012

The Modern and the Lone Star Film Society join forces again this summer to offer a special selection of creative films for children ages three and up. The experience includes free admission and thoughtful activities between screenings that will highlight connections between works in the galleries and the films. Supported by the Texas Commission on the Arts. 


August 7 

Wonderful Wednesdays
Aug 08, 2012

Wonderful Wednesdays is a program for families with young children led by a docent. A gallery project designed by the education department is included. The tour and project focus on a few works in the collection. Registration is not required, but a sign-up sheet is provided at the front desk the day of the program. Attendance is limited; admission is free.

For more information, please send a message to childrensprograms@themodern.org.

Aug 09, 2012

The Modern and the Lone Star Film Society join forces again this summer to offer a special selection of creative films for children ages three and up. The experience includes free admission and thoughtful activities between screenings that will highlight connections between works in the galleries and the films. Supported by the Texas Commission on the Arts. 


August 7 

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