Oct 21, 2016 - Feb 05, 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.

Nov 19, 2016 - Jan 15, 2017

Since the beginning of her career in the mid-1980s, Lorna Simpson has become known for her conceptual photographs and videos that question the nature of representation, and challenge historical and preconceived views of racial and sexual identity. Rooted in her longstanding interest in photography and photographic collage, Simpson’s recent paintings incorporate found imagery, often taken from AP photographs and vintage magazines, which the artist overpaints and divides across several panels.

Dec 09, 2016

December 9 & 11
Friday 6 and 8:30 pm; NO SATURDAY SCREENING; Sunday 11:30 am, 2 pm, and 4:30 pm

“At the center of this emotional maelstrom is the 65-year-old Braga, herself a living legend and bridge to the past. In a long film of many turns, her performance - weathered, proud, sensuous, fragile - captivates and brings us into her world.” Bilge Ebiri, The Village Voice. Sonia Braga plays a 65-year-old widow and retired music critic who vows to live in her apartment until she dies after a developer buys all of the units around her.

Member Event
Dec 09, 2016

Holiday Cheer at Martin House Brewery

Toast the holiday season with Martin House beer and food truck fare. Sink your teeth into a collaborative art project designed by the minds driving Art Tooth, a new artist-run hybrid gallery dedicated to invigorating the local art scene. Team up with artists and fellow members during this casual event to create an outdoor art installation inspired by the current exhibition KAWS: WHERE THE END STARTS.

Dec 09, 2016

December 9 & 11
Friday 6 and 8:30 pm; NO SATURDAY SCREENING; Sunday 11:30 am, 2 pm, and 4:30 pm

“At the center of this emotional maelstrom is the 65-year-old Braga, herself a living legend and bridge to the past. In a long film of many turns, her performance - weathered, proud, sensuous, fragile - captivates and brings us into her world.” Bilge Ebiri, The Village Voice. Sonia Braga plays a 65-year-old widow and retired music critic who vows to live in her apartment until she dies after a developer buys all of the units around her.