Jul 01, 2012 - Aug 11, 2013

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 20, 2012 - Aug 11, 2013

December 2012 is the 10th anniversary of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth’s building designed by Tadao Ando. The Modern will mark the anniversary with a series of new acquisitions on view this fall, culminating in a celebration gala and dinner on December 6, 2012.

Director Marla Price comments, “These are exciting additions to the Modern’s permanent collection. We are acquiring work by important new artists in several cases and increasing our holdings of works by Vernon Fisher, Dan Flavin, Howard Hodgkin, Sol LeWitt, Bruce Nauman, and Nicholas Nixon.”

May 13, 2013 - Sep 20, 2014

The first floor of the Museum is closed for the installation for Urban Theater: New York Art in the 1980s.

Jul 07, 2013

“Not just a charming and accomplished first film, Fill the Void qualifies as one of [the Venice Film Festival’s] most exotic competition entries, throwing open a window on the world of an Orthodox Hassidic family in Tel Aviv.” Deborah Young, The Hollywood Reporter. A devout 18-year-old Israeli is pressured to marry the husband of her late sister. Declaring her independence is not an option in Tel Aviv's ultra-Orthodox Hassidic community.
90 minutes; PG; Hebrew with English subtitles

Jul 07, 2013

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.

Jul 07, 2013

This program for children, held on the first Sunday of each month, includes two sessions in order to assure positive interactions and viewing experiences. One session is for ages five to eight and the other is for ages nine to 12. Each free session is led by an artist who takes participants through informal drawing exercises in relation to works in the Modern’s collection. Each child under the age of six must be accompanied by an adult during the program. Bring a sketchbook and pencils, or purchase supplies in the Modern Shop.

Jul 07, 2013

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 Sundays of the month, 2–3:30 pm

Jul 07, 2013

Docent-led tours in Spanish are offered at 2 pm on the first Sunday of each month, when gallery admission is free. These tours are open to the public and do not require prior arrangements.

Docents are also available to conduct private tours in Spanish, French, German, Mandarin, and American Sign Language when reservations are made at least two weeks in advance.

Jul 07, 2013

“Not just a charming and accomplished first film, Fill the Void qualifies as one of [the Venice Film Festival’s] most exotic competition entries, throwing open a window on the world of an Orthodox Hassidic family in Tel Aviv.” Deborah Young, The Hollywood Reporter. A devout 18-year-old Israeli is pressured to marry the husband of her late sister. Declaring her independence is not an option in Tel Aviv's ultra-Orthodox Hassidic community.
90 minutes; PG; Hebrew with English subtitles

Jul 07, 2013

“Not just a charming and accomplished first film, Fill the Void qualifies as one of [the Venice Film Festival’s] most exotic competition entries, throwing open a window on the world of an Orthodox Hassidic family in Tel Aviv.” Deborah Young, The Hollywood Reporter. A devout 18-year-old Israeli is pressured to marry the husband of her late sister. Declaring her independence is not an option in Tel Aviv's ultra-Orthodox Hassidic community.
90 minutes; PG; Hebrew with English subtitles