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Films
Oct 24, 2014

“Vividly annotating one of the most haunting images of the Vietnam War, that of dozens of South Vietnamese struggling to climb the steps to a rooftop helicopter as Saigon fell, Rory Kennedy‘s Last Days in Vietnam combines astonishing footage from April 1975 with the contemporary recollections of some who were there.” Rob Nelson, Variety. During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese peo

Films
Oct 25, 2014

“Vividly annotating one of the most haunting images of the Vietnam War, that of dozens of South Vietnamese struggling to climb the steps to a rooftop helicopter as Saigon fell, Rory Kennedy‘s Last Days in Vietnam combines astonishing footage from April 1975 with the contemporary recollections of some who were there.” Rob Nelson, Variety. During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese peo

Performances
Oct 25, 2014

Save the date for Modern 'til Midnight: '80s Edition.

Member Event
Oct 25, 2014

Modern Contemporaries @ Modern ’til Midnight

Saturday, October 25

Let’s meet on the Modern Contemporaries VIP Terrace for Modern ’til Midnight. You’ll enjoy free admission, drink tickets, and a private area to listen to live music under the stars!

Films
Oct 26, 2014

“Vividly annotating one of the most haunting images of the Vietnam War, that of dozens of South Vietnamese struggling to climb the steps to a rooftop helicopter as Saigon fell, Rory Kennedy‘s Last Days in Vietnam combines astonishing footage from April 1975 with the contemporary recollections of some who were there.” Rob Nelson, Variety. During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese peo

Films
Oct 26, 2014

“Vividly annotating one of the most haunting images of the Vietnam War, that of dozens of South Vietnamese struggling to climb the steps to a rooftop helicopter as Saigon fell, Rory Kennedy‘s Last Days in Vietnam combines astonishing footage from April 1975 with the contemporary recollections of some who were there.” Rob Nelson, Variety. During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese peo

Films
Oct 26, 2014

“Vividly annotating one of the most haunting images of the Vietnam War, that of dozens of South Vietnamese struggling to climb the steps to a rooftop helicopter as Saigon fell, Rory Kennedy‘s Last Days in Vietnam combines astonishing footage from April 1975 with the contemporary recollections of some who were there.” Rob Nelson, Variety. During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese peo

Lecture
Oct 28, 2014

October 28Kenny Scharf, an artist featured in Urban Theater: New York Art in the 1980s, rose to prominence in the 1980s East Village art scene and was one of the first artists to inject elements of street culture into the mainstream of contemporary art.

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This popular series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public each Tuesday from September 23 through November 18.

Studio Programs
Oct 30, 2014

Products of the ’80s: A Closer Look at Urban Theater
Thursdays, October 2–November 20

Tour
Nov 01, 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.

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