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Drawing from the Collection
Apr 01, 2012

Join us and become acquainted with the Modern’s collection while developing drawing skills by looking and learning with local artists as they lead informal, basic drawing classes in the galleries. Open to adults at all skill levels. Bring a sketchbook and pencils or purchase materials from The Modern Shop.

Registration is not required, but participants should sign in at the front desk.

Magnolia at the Modern
Apr 01, 2012

** No noon showtime on Sunday, April 1. **

"A terrifically entertaining, smartly constructed trip down memory lane with one of the American stage's most legendary troupers." Gary Goldstein, New York Times.

Magnolia at the Modern
Apr 01, 2012

** No noon showtime on Sunday, April 1. **

"A terrifically entertaining, smartly constructed trip down memory lane with one of the American stage's most legendary troupers." Gary Goldstein, New York Times.

Tuesday Evenings at the Modern
Apr 03, 2012 - Apr 03, 2012

Writer and artist Gregg Bordowitz presents Testing Some Beliefs, an ongoing series of lectures/performances that consider the strength and longevity, as well as the present relevancy, of some personal and collective beliefs. Currently the Chair of the film, video, new media, and animation department at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and faculty at the Whitney Independent Study Program, Bordowitz is known for his work as an AIDS activist in the 1980s and 1990s, as well as his socially conscious, thoughtful, and poetic performance-based work.

Apr 05, 2012

Celebrating ten years in our building, this studio program focuses on new works acquired in tandem with our ten year anniversary celebration. The class explores works by Mark Bradford, Sol LeWitt, Vernon Fisher and many more! Distinguished local artists visit and discuss each work with the class and lead participants in specially designed studio projects using mixed media. The class spans ten weeks with three different artists leading separate projects over the course of the mini semester. There is a two-week break in March for spring break. All materials are provided.

The Big Drawing Class
Apr 06, 2012

A new take on a classic theme, this class will explore drawing in relation to the Modern’s exhibitions for the spring 2012 season. Drawing is cornerstone foundation for most artists. Whether a sketch, a notation, or a refined mark in a journal, all artists use drawing in various ways to work through ideas. This class explores drawing through the FOCUS exhibitions featuring KAWS, Katie Paterson, Ged Quinn, and the special exhibition, Glenn Ligon: AMERICA. The Big Drawing Class spans 13 weeks, with three different artists leading classes over the course of the semester.

Magnolia at the Modern
Apr 06, 2012

"For all its quirks and tangents, Declaration of War feels entirely alive. This story of two people who transform fear into action is inspiring." Stephen Holden, New York Times.

When their 18-month-old son is diagnosed with a brain tumor, young parents Roméo and Juliette unite in the fight for his survival.

100 minutes; French, with English subtitles

Magnolia at the Modern
Apr 06, 2012

"For all its quirks and tangents, Declaration of War feels entirely alive. This story of two people who transform fear into action is inspiring." Stephen Holden, New York Times.

When their 18-month-old son is diagnosed with a brain tumor, young parents Roméo and Juliette unite in the fight for his survival.

100 minutes; French, with English subtitles

Magnolia at the Modern
Apr 07, 2012

"For all its quirks and tangents, Declaration of War feels entirely alive. This story of two people who transform fear into action is inspiring." Stephen Holden, New York Times.

When their 18-month-old son is diagnosed with a brain tumor, young parents Roméo and Juliette unite in the fight for his survival.

100 minutes; French, with English subtitles

Magnolia at the Modern
Apr 08, 2012

"For all its quirks and tangents, Declaration of War feels entirely alive. This story of two people who transform fear into action is inspiring." Stephen Holden, New York Times.

When their 18-month-old son is diagnosed with a brain tumor, young parents Roméo and Juliette unite in the fight for his survival.

100 minutes; French, with English subtitles

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