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Exhibition
Sep 21, 2014 - Aug 03, 2015

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.

NOTE: The first-floor galleries will be closed August 4 through August 21.

Exhibition
Feb 21, 2015 - Aug 23, 2015

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth presents FRAMING DESIRE, an exhibition showcasing over 40 recent acquisitions alongside iconic photographs and videos from the permanent collection. The Museum has acquired key works by Cory Arcangel, Artemio, Larry Clark, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Rineke Dijkstra, Debbie Grossman, Candida Höfer, Misty Keasler, Ragnar Kjartansson, Vera Lutter, Robert Mapplethorpe, Gordon Matta-Clark, Ryan McGinley, Nicholas Nixon, Catherine Opie, Orit Raff, Laurie Simmons, Allison V. Smith, Arne Svenson, Frank Thiel, and Gillian Wearing.

Studio Programs
Jul 28, 2015

Summer Art Study
Ages 15–17: July 27–July 31, 9 am–3 pm

This class for our oldest campers offers a week of creative thinking and artmaking, with an artist as their guide.  Lunch is provided. More information here.

(Class FULL, call 817.840.2121 to be added to the waiting list)

Gallery Program
Jul 28, 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

Films
Jul 28, 2015

July 28 - Films by Mario García Torres

Mario García Torres, a conceptual artist known for work that addresses the ways in which art and information are constructed over time, was featured this spring in the Modern's FOCUS: Mario García Torres. The exhibition included the video The Schlieren Plot, a signature work in that, as explained by the exhibition's curator Alison Hearst, it uses unrealized Texas-based projects by the late artist Robert Smithson as a springboard for broader topics.

Studio Programs
Jul 29, 2015

Summer Art Study
Ages 15–17: July 27–July 31, 9 am–3 pm

This class for our oldest campers offers a week of creative thinking and artmaking, with an artist as their guide.  Lunch is provided. More information here.

(Class FULL, call 817.840.2121 to be added to the waiting list)

Studio Programs
Jul 30, 2015

Summer Art Study
Ages 15–17: July 27–July 31, 9 am–3 pm

This class for our oldest campers offers a week of creative thinking and artmaking, with an artist as their guide.  Lunch is provided. More information here.

(Class FULL, call 817.840.2121 to be added to the waiting list)

Studio Programs
Jul 30, 2015

David Lyon suggests that surveillance culture overestimates what technology can do and underestimates what we do to be seen. A naturalized state of surveillance envelops society, making it a basic organizational mode of the 21st century.

Studio Programs
Jul 31, 2015

Summer Art Study
Ages 15–17: July 27–July 31, 9 am–3 pm

This class for our oldest campers offers a week of creative thinking and artmaking, with an artist as their guide.  Lunch is provided. More information here.

(Class FULL, call 817.840.2121 to be added to the waiting list)

Films
Jul 31, 2015

Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, and 4 pm

A philosophy professor in the grip of an existential crisis begins an affair with a student in the latest mystery comedy-drama written and directed by Woody Allen, starring Joaquin Phoenix and Emma Stone.

96 minutes

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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.

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