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Gallery Program
May 04, 2014 - Apr 07, 2015

Two sessions of this free program for children are offered, one for ages 5 to 8 and one for ages 9 to 12. Each session is led by an artist who takes participants through informal drawing exercises that relate to works in the Modern’s galleries. Children under the age of six must be accompanied by an adult during the program. Bring a sketchbook and pencils. Attendance is limited; early arrival is encouraged. A sign-up sheet is located at the information desk.

May 03, 2014

A public tour focused specifically on current special exhibitions is available at 2 pm on the first Saturday of each month. This tour does not require prior arrangements and begins in the Museum lobby.

May 03, 2014

Docents are available to lead tours of the Modern’s building, designed by the renowned architect Tadao Ando. Group tours can accommodate 10 to 60 people and last approximately one hour; these tours must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance of the requested date. A public architecture tour is offered on the first Saturday of each month at 11 am.

May 02, 2014

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.

Cafe Modern
May 02, 2014

Featuring Tom Reynolds Trio
Cocktail: Spring Fling

The first Friday of each month, the Star-Telegram, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, and Café Modern team up to bring you live music and cocktails from 5 to 8 pm. Bring your friends to enjoy diverse live performances, cocktail selections, and the opportunity to dine in Café Modern by night.

Cafe Modern
May 01, 2014

3 Course Balvenie Scotch Dinner and Tasting

For Reservations call.  817-840-2157


Reception Cocktail with 12 Year Doublewood Balvenie

House Smoked Salmon
With Spring Vegetables, Crème Fraiche, and Honey Oat Clusters
Paired with 12 Year Doublewood Balvenie

Meat and Potatoes
Venison Backstrap  with Potato Pave and Fresh English Peas
Paired with 14 Year Caribbean Cask Balvenie

Chocolate and Treacle
With Salted Caramel and Pear
Paired with 17 Year Doublewood Balvenie

Apr 27, 2014

Artist David Bates and Modern Curator of Education Terri Thornton take this opportunity to walk through the Modern's current exhibition, DAVID BATES, and individually discuss Bates's bold, visceral paintings and track the artist's developments, shifts, and repeated motifs throughout his 40-year career. Please join us for a direct and intimate look at the exhibition that has been a favorite of Modern visitors. This gallery program is free with gallery admission and open to the public.

Apr 26, 2014
Navy Band Mid-South’s Brass Quintet, Blues City Brass boasts a long tradition of musical styles ranging from traditional brass quintet literature, to patriotic classics, Broadway hits, and popular music of today, making it one of our most visible and versatile performing units. 
Apr 23, 2014

Studio Programs
Apr 23, 2014

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.