LECTURE SERIES AT THE MODERN
Fall 2012 Schedule
These lectures are held in the Modern's auditorium and begin at 7 pm. The Tuesday Evenings series brings artists, scholars, and critics to discuss their work each week during the spring and fall. The fall series begins September 11 and ends December 4. Admission is free and open to the public. Free admission tickets can be picked up at the Modern's admission desk beginning at 5 pm on the day of the lecture. Seating begins at 6:30 pm and is limited to the first 250 ticketholders. A live broadcast of the lecture will be shown in Café Modern for any additional guests. The Museum galleries and Café Modern will remain open until 7 pm on Tuesdays during the series, (regular gallery admission charge applies). More information on each speaker will be sent at a later date and will be available at www.themodern.org
New this Season!
Café Modern will be open for dinner on Tuesday nights during the lecture series.
Enjoy a fine dining experience before or after the lecture; seating is available from 5 pm to 8:30 pm. For reservations, call 817.840.2174 or visit www.themodern.org/cafe.
Revisit the insightful lectures from the Tuesday Evening lecture series or discover new ways to look at works in the Museum's collection with the Modern Podcasts. Hear artists speak about their work, or listen to curators' perspectives and discussions. Visit www.themodern.org or subscribe to our Podcasts on iTunes or using the RSS feed in your preferred program.
September 11 - David Dawson, artist and longtime assistant and friend of Lucian Freud
September 18 - Nicholas Nixon, artist
September 25 - Rosson Crow, artist
October 2 - KAWS, artist
October 9 - Martin Gayford, art critic, writer, and subject of the painting Man with a Blue Scarf by Lucian Freud
October 16 - Marlon Blackwell, FAIA, founder and principal of Marlon Blackwell Architect
October 23 - Michael Auping, chief curator, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
October 30 - Gary Simmons, artist
November 13 - Bruce Nauman, artist
November 27 - Howard Rachofsky, art collector
December 4 - Jenny Holzer, artist
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76107
Museum Gallery Hours
Tues 10 am-7 pm (Sep-Nov, Feb-Apr)
Wed-Sun 10 am-5 pm
Fri 10 am-8 pm
General Admission Prices
(includes special exhibition)
$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.
Tue-Fri 11 am-2:30 pm
Sat-Sun10 am-3 pm
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.