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Feb 11, 2017 - Aug 20, 2017

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 08, 2017 - Jul 09, 2017

Katherine Bernhardt’s vibrant and youthful paintings hover between abstraction and figuration. Recently, she has been working on paintings in which she juxtaposes everyday objects, such as those in Windex cigarettes basketball, 2016, that float flatly atop lushly painted, solid grounds of color. Her subjects abound in popular and consumer culture and are depicted in a simplified, flat, gestural style that approaches a cartoonish quality.

May 28, 2017 - Aug 20, 2017

Doug Aitken: Electric Earth is the first survey to comprehensively examine Aitken’s experimentations across mediums and disciplines, and it is organized as a full collaboration and dialogue with the artist and his studio.

Studio Programs
Jun 28, 2017

10 am-2 pm

This camp is led by two artists, and campers rotate between two classrooms of studio instruction. Lunch is provided each day.

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Studio Programs
Jun 29, 2017

10 am-2 pm

This camp is led by two artists, and campers rotate between two classrooms of studio instruction. Lunch is provided each day.

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Studio Programs
Jun 30, 2017

10 am-2 pm

This camp is led by two artists, and campers rotate between two classrooms of studio instruction. Lunch is provided each day.

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Jun 30, 2017

“In the end, it's the music, and not the testimonials, that makes the movie.” Pat Padua, Washington Post. Chasing Trane is the definitive documentary film about an outside-the-box thinker with extraordinary talent whose boundary-shattering music continues to influence people around the world.

NR; 99 minutes

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Jun 30, 2017

“In the end, it's the music, and not the testimonials, that makes the movie.” Pat Padua, Washington Post. Chasing Trane is the definitive documentary film about an outside-the-box thinker with extraordinary talent whose boundary-shattering music continues to influence people around the world.

NR; 99 minutes

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Jun 30, 2017

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Bring a blanket, relax by the Modern’s reflecting pond, and let’s celebrate the exhibition Doug Aitken: Electric Earth with an outdoor screening of the classic American road film Easy Rider.

Easy Rider (1969) directed by Dennis Hopper
Two counterculture bikers travel from Los Angeles to New Orleans in search of America. Rated R; 95 minutes
 

Tour
Jul 01, 2017

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.

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