Mar 21, 2016 - Aug 21, 2016

The Modern maintains one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary international art in the central United States. Various movements, themes, and styles are represented, including Abstract Expressionism, Color Field painting, Pop art, and Minimalism, as well as aspects of New Image Painting from the 1970s and beyond, recent developments in abstraction and figurative sculpture, and contemporary movements in photography, video, and digital imagery.

Apr 17, 2016 - Sep 18, 2016
 
A joint exhibition of the work of Frank Stella presented by the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth and the Whitney Museum of American Art; on view at the Modern from April 17 through September 18, 2016. Previously on view at the Whitney Museum of American Art, this exhibition will travel to the de Young Museum, San Francisco, on view November 5, 2016, through February 26, 2017.
 
Apr 30, 2016 - Jul 17, 2016

The photographs of Thomas Demand merge truthful documentation and unsettling artifice—two polarities raised by photography since its inception. For over two decades, Demand has built intricate, life-size, three-dimensional models made wholly out of colored construction paper and cardboard that faithfully replicate specific architectural spaces and natural settings. He photographs the ephemeral structure and destroys it once the image is made. He uses the same sculptural techniques with stop-motion animation in his films.

May 01, 2016

“Xavier Giannoli offers up an amusingly entertaining portrait of fortune, infamy and severe melodic dysfunction in the polished French period dramedy, Marguerite.” Jordan Mintzer, Hollywood Reporter. Marguerite Dumont is a wealthy woman in 1920s Paris and a devout music and opera enthusiast. Although she loves to sing for her friends, she is not very talented. Her friends and husband have nurtured her fantasy, but problems arise when she decides to perform in front of a real audience.

Tour
May 01, 2016

Sundays with the Modern offers unique perspectives on special exhibitions, with artists, curators, art historians, and writers holding conversations in the galleries. This special program is free and begins at 1 pm on the first Sunday of selected months.

Tour
May 01, 2016

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.

May 01, 2016

“Xavier Giannoli offers up an amusingly entertaining portrait of fortune, infamy and severe melodic dysfunction in the polished French period dramedy, Marguerite.” Jordan Mintzer, Hollywood Reporter. Marguerite Dumont is a wealthy woman in 1920s Paris and a devout music and opera enthusiast. Although she loves to sing for her friends, she is not very talented. Her friends and husband have nurtured her fantasy, but problems arise when she decides to perform in front of a real audience.

Gallery Program
May 01, 2016

Learn with local artists as they lead informal basic drawing classes in the galleries. This free class is open to adults at all skill levels—just bring a sketchbook and pencils. Registration is not required, but participants should sign in at the information desk. 2-3:30 pm

Gallery Program
May 01, 2016

Two sessions of this free program 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 in relation to works in the Modern’s galleries. Children under the age of 6 must be accompanied by an adult during the program. Bring a sketchbook and pencils. Attendance is limited, so early arrival is encouraged. A sign-up sheet is located at the information desk. 2-3:30 pm

May 01, 2016

“Xavier Giannoli offers up an amusingly entertaining portrait of fortune, infamy and severe melodic dysfunction in the polished French period dramedy, Marguerite.” Jordan Mintzer, Hollywood Reporter. Marguerite Dumont is a wealthy woman in 1920s Paris and a devout music and opera enthusiast. Although she loves to sing for her friends, she is not very talented. Her friends and husband have nurtured her fantasy, but problems arise when she decides to perform in front of a real audience.

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