FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 15, 2013
Fort Worth, TX
Dustin Van Orne
Media Relations Coordinator
817.738.9215 x151
817.735.1161 fax
dustin@themodern.org
www.themodern.org
 
Spring/Summer 2013 Adult Gallery Programs
at the Modern

Sundays with the Modern

Sundays with the Modern offers unique perspectives on the Museum's architecture, permanent collection, and special exhibitions. Artists, art historians, critics, writers, and architects hold conversations and lead tours in the galleries. This special program is free and begins at 1 pm on the first Sunday of most months.

 

February 3-Colette Copeland, artist

 

March 3-Tore Terrasi, artist

 

April 7-Dr. Eric Stryker, art historian

 

May 5-Eric Eley, artist

 

June 2-Josh Rose, art historian

 

July 7-Anne Lawrence, art historian

 

August 4-Jesse Morgan Barnett, artist

 

 

 

Drawing from the Collection

Learn with local artists as they lead free, informal basic drawing classes in the galleries. This class is open to adults at all skill levels. Bring a sketchbook and pencils. Registration is not required, but a sign-in sheet is available at the information desk.

First Sunday of the month

2-3:30 pm

 

February 3-Anne Allen

 

March 3-Lisa Nersesova

 

April 7-Bruce Monroe

 

May 5-Timothy Harding

 

June 2-Peter Ligon

 

July 7-Vance Wingate

 

August 4-Ryder Richards

 

 

 

In the Moment at the Modern

This special program is designed for people with memory loss and their caregivers. Participants experience works of art at the Modern through intimate conversations with docents and thoughtful projects designed by the Museum's education staff. Two sessions are offered on select Wednesdays, with space for 20 participants at both 10 am and 2 pm. This free program includes admission to the galleries and all materials.

To join us, e-mail tours@themodern.org or 817.840.2118 with your preferred date, time, and estimated number of guests.

Wednesdays, 10 am and 2 pm

February 27, March 27, April 24, May 22, June 26, July 24, August 28

 

 

 

Public Tours

Docent-led tours of art on view at the Modern are offered Tuesday through Sunday at 2 pm. A public tour focused on architecture is available on the first Saturday of each month at 11 am. A public tour focused specifically on current special exhibitions is available at 2 pm on the first Saturday of each month. A Spanish-language tour is available on the first Sunday of each month at 2 pm. These tours do not require prior arrangements and begin in the Museum lobby.

 

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LOCATION

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

3200 Darnell Street

Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Telephone 817.738.9215

Toll-Free 1.866.824.5566

Fax 817.735.1161

www.themodern.org

 

Museum Gallery Hours

Tue 10 am-7 pm (Feb-Apr, Sep-Nov)
Wed-Sun 10 am-5 pm

Fri 10 am-8 pm

 

General Admission Prices

$4 for students with ID and seniors (60+)

$10 for adults (13+)

Free for children 12 and under

Free for Modern members

Free the first Sunday of every month and half-price every Wednesday.

 

CAFÉ MODERN
Lunch 

Tue-Fri 11 am-2:30 pm
Brunch 

Sat-Sun10 am-3 pm
Dinner 

Fri 5-10 pm
Coffee, snacks, and dessert

10 am-4:30 pm

 

The Museum is closed Monday and holidays including New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas.

 

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