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Sep 29, 2015

September 29LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, a poet, sound artist, and author of TwERK (Belladonna, 2013), who contributed to the Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic catalogue, expands on her presentation delivered this June for the 16th Poesiefestival in Berlin.

Cafe Modern
Oct 02, 2015
October 2
Featuring music by George McCullum 
Oct 06, 2015

October 6Andria Hickey, Curator at the Public Art Fund where she has curated exhibitions throughout New York City with artists such as Danh Vō, Katharina Grosse, and Oscar Tuazon, discusses curating in the public realm and its relationship to sculpture today.

Oct 08, 2015

Join INDULGE Magazine's Fashion & Beauty Editor, Jenny B. Davis as she hosts an exclusive screening of the French fashion documentary, Dior and I at the Modern.

This film provides a privileged, behind-the-scenes look at the creation of Raf Simons' first haute couture collection as the new artistic director of the Christian Dior Fashion House.

6:30 pm VIP reception
7 pm Doors open to general admission
7:30 pm Screening

$25 VIP; includes champagne reception, gift bag and reserved seating
$15 General admission

Oct 13, 2015

October 13 – In conjunction with Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic, the Modern screens Sans Soleil, a meditation on the nature of memory in an essay-like format composed of thoughts, images, and scenes from different parts of the world by the artist and filmmaker Chris Marker.

Oct 20, 2015

October 20 Randy Brown, FAIA, in conjunction with the 2015 Fort Worth AIA Design Awards, presents the ideas and work of Randy Brown Architects, based in Omaha, Nebraska, and known for an approach to architecture that meshes modern design with an appreciation for the land and lifestyle of its region.

Gallery Program
Oct 27, 2015

In this special program designed for people with hearing loss, participants experience works of art at the Modern through intimate conversation with specially-trained docents and student-ASL interpreters. Offered the fourth Tuesday of each month, with limited space for participants at 10 am, each program lasts 90 minutes and includes a gallery activity. Please make reservations at least a week in advance by calling 817.840.2118. This free program includes admission to the galleries and all materials.

Fourth Tuesdays, 10 am

Oct 27, 2015

October 27 Charles Gaines, a Los Angeles–based artist and longstanding professor at California Institute of the Arts, investigates how rule-based procedures produce meaning. He is currently represented in the Venice Biennale by two major new series that bring texts, drawings, and music together to address issues of social justice. For his lecture, he shares ideas that have informed his long and influential career.

Nov 03, 2015

November 3 Valerie Hegarty, a Brooklyn-based artist who creates paintings, sculptures, and installations that often address themes of memory, place, and history—such as “Alternative Histories,” her 2013 intervention in the period rooms at the Brooklyn Museum—shares her work and experiences in the lecture “Valerie Hegarty: Reverse Archeology, the Creation of Decay and Other Uncanny Transformations.”

Cafe Modern
Nov 06, 2015
November 6
Featuring music by Ginny Mac