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Wonderful Wednesdays
Apr 10, 2013

This program for families with young children is led by a docent and includes a gallery project designed by the education department. Both the tour and project focus on select works in the Modern’s 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.

Tuesday Evenings at the Modern
Apr 09, 2013

April 9-Panel discussion with representatives of Triple Canopy, Cabinet, and Pastelegram

Magnolia at the Modern
Apr 07, 2013

“We know where this is going pretty early on, but that doesn't prevent Lore from being riveting stuff, start to finish.” Steven Boone, Chicago Sun-Times. Left to fend for themselves after their SS officer father and mother, a staunch Nazi believer, are interred by the victorious Allies at the end of World War II, five German children undertake a harrowing journey that exposes them to the reality and consequences of their parents' actions.
108 minutes; German with English subtitles

Apr 07, 2013

Docent-led tours in Spanish are offered at 2 pm on the first Sunday of each month, when gallery admission is free. These tours are open to the public and do not require prior arrangements.

Docents are also available to conduct private tours in Spanish, French, German, Mandarin, and American Sign Language when reservations are made at least two weeks in advance.

Drawing from the Collection for Children
Apr 07, 2013

This program for children, held on the first Sunday of each month, includes two sessions in order to assure positive interactions and viewing experiences. One session is for ages five to eight and the other is 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 Modern’s collection. Each child under the age of six must be accompanied by an adult during the program. Bring a sketchbook and pencils, or purchase supplies in the Modern Shop.

Drawing from the Collection
Apr 07, 2013

Learn with local artists as they lead free, informal basic drawing classes in the galleries. This class is open to adults at all skill levels. Bring a sketchbook and pencils. Registration is not required, but a sign-in sheet is available at the information desk.
First Sundays of the month, 2–3:30 pm

Magnolia at the Modern
Apr 07, 2013

“We know where this is going pretty early on, but that doesn't prevent Lore from being riveting stuff, start to finish.” Steven Boone, Chicago Sun-Times. Left to fend for themselves after their SS officer father and mother, a staunch Nazi believer, are interred by the victorious Allies at the end of World War II, five German children undertake a harrowing journey that exposes them to the reality and consequences of their parents' actions.
108 minutes; German with English subtitles

Sundays with the Modern
Apr 07, 2013

Sundays with the Modern offers unique perspectives on the Museum’s architecture, permanent collection, and special exhibitions. Artists, art historians, critics, writers, and architects hold conversations and lead tours in the galleries. This special program is free and begins at 1 pm on the first Sunday of most months.

Magnolia at the Modern
Apr 07, 2013

“We know where this is going pretty early on, but that doesn't prevent Lore from being riveting stuff, start to finish.” Steven Boone, Chicago Sun-Times. Left to fend for themselves after their SS officer father and mother, a staunch Nazi believer, are interred by the victorious Allies at the end of World War II, five German children undertake a harrowing journey that exposes them to the reality and consequences of their parents' actions.
108 minutes; German with English subtitles

Magnolia at the Modern
Apr 06, 2013

“We know where this is going pretty early on, but that doesn't prevent Lore from being riveting stuff, start to finish.” Steven Boone, Chicago Sun-Times. Left to fend for themselves after their SS officer father and mother, a staunch Nazi believer, are interred by the victorious Allies at the end of World War II, five German children undertake a harrowing journey that exposes them to the reality and consequences of their parents' actions.
108 minutes; German with English subtitles

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