May 13, 2013 - Sep 20, 2014

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, On view now on the  first floor, important examples of Abstract Expressionism, Color Field painting, Pop art, and Minimalism as well as new acquistions by Sol LeWitt and Jenny Holzer.

Aug 13, 2013

10:30 am – 11 am (Ages 3–7)
ROBOT ZOT! (8 min), MAX’S WORDS (10 min), STREGA NONA (9 min)

ROBOT ZOT! (8 min, Sciezska)
This is the tale of a quixotic robot determined to conquer the earth. But once he discovers the princess…a toy cell phone…his mission takes a new course. Robot Zot must learn how to be a hero -- in the name of true love. 

Aug 13, 2013

1 pm – 2 pm (Ages 8–12) 

BELOW (3 min, Price)
In the harsh winter weather a man fishing for his food is pulled into a dangerous situation, only to be saved by an unlikely, smiling creature. Created by Taylor Price at CalArts.

BOTTLE (6 min, Lepore)
Two characters on opposite sides of the ocean send each other messages in a bottle. This beautiful stop motion animation lends emotion to otherwise inanimate objects. Created by Kirsten Lepore.