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Aug 21, 2017 - Dec 08, 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.

Sep 23, 2017 - Nov 26, 2017

Thirteen themed haunted houses across America make up the imagery for Misty Keasler’s Haunt, 2015–2017. A driving force behind this series, which depicts interior rooms and exterior scenes, is that the subject matter takes photography to the edge of where it fails as a medium.  “Photographs,” Keasler explains, “are often used to document an experience, yet the experience of walking through a haunted house is completely lost in each of the still images.

Nov 04, 2017 - Jan 14, 2018

Katherine Bradford is known for her vibrant palette and eccentric compositions. Often built up over months and sometimes years, Bradford’s paintings are textured, semi-transparent coats of acrylic paint, with hints of pentimenti exposed in the finished surface. Her recent works revisit several of her favored motifs, such as ships and swimmers—traditional and enduring subjects seen throughout art history. Bradford’s canvases, however, are more ominous, and often improbable in comparison to the relative calm of James McNeill Whistler’s paintings or Paul Cézanne’s portraits of bathers.

Nov 24, 2017 - Jan 06, 2018

For the first time in its history, the Modern will be illuminated with a spectacular array of festive lights in celebration of the holiday season and in honor of the Museum’s 125th Anniversary. Not only will passersby be treated to a stunning display, visitors and families will be invited to enjoy nightly viewing opportunities with extended museum hours for a “must-see” holiday experience. Stop in Cafe Modern for a drink or light bite!

Nov 24, 2017

November 24-26 & 28
Friday 4 pm, 6 pm, and 8 pm; Saturday 2 & 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, 4 pm, and 6 pm; Tuesday 6 pm

"An animated masterpiece! An absolutely stunning film that not only does justice to the art of Van Gogh, but also to the art of movies. I have never seen anything on screen like it before. You will be amazed and lifted by this extraordinary film." Pete Hammond, Deadline.

Mystery surrounds the death of famed painter Vincent van Gogh in 1890 France in this very unique animated feature film.
PG-13; 95 minutes

Nov 24, 2017

November 24-26 & 28
Friday 4 pm, 6 pm, and 8 pm; Saturday 2 & 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, 4 pm, and 6 pm; Tuesday 6 pm

"An animated masterpiece! An absolutely stunning film that not only does justice to the art of Van Gogh, but also to the art of movies. I have never seen anything on screen like it before. You will be amazed and lifted by this extraordinary film." Pete Hammond, Deadline.

Mystery surrounds the death of famed painter Vincent van Gogh in 1890 France in this very unique animated feature film.
PG-13; 95 minutes

Nov 24, 2017

November 24-26 & 28
Friday 4 pm, 6 pm, and 8 pm; Saturday 2 & 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, 4 pm, and 6 pm; Tuesday 6 pm

"An animated masterpiece! An absolutely stunning film that not only does justice to the art of Van Gogh, but also to the art of movies. I have never seen anything on screen like it before. You will be amazed and lifted by this extraordinary film." Pete Hammond, Deadline.

Mystery surrounds the death of famed painter Vincent van Gogh in 1890 France in this very unique animated feature film.
PG-13; 95 minutes