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.
10:30 am – 11 am (Ages 3–7)
LON PO PO (10 min), LEONARDO, THE TERRIBLE MONSTER (8 min), ALL THE WORLD (8 min, Fott)
1 pm– 2 pm (Ages 8–12)
THE PRINCESS WHO NEVER SMILED (3 min, S. Lee)
The story of a king who only wants to make his unhappy daughter smile. Created by Sun Jae Lee at CalArts.
PLUG (3 min, E. Lee)
A young boy experiences the colorful world of Jazz. Created by Eusong Lee at CalArts.
HUM (9 min, Pederson)
The small turntable headed robot ‘Hum’ sits left alone in an old workshop, where he decides to create a friend to have fun with. Created by Søren Bendt Pederson at the Animation Workshop.
Thursday, August 15; 6:30-9:30 pm
Join us for a special evening of cocktails and food, featuring live mixologists crafting artful drinks using Reyka Vodka, Hendrick’s Gin, Milagro Tequila and Monkey Shoulder Whiskey. Café Modern Chef Dena Peterson will create inspired small plates and warm hor d'oeuvres to perfectly complement the delicious beverages. Enjoy a fun evening with friends sipping tasty creations against the backdrop of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth’s iconic architecture and serene reflecting pond.
Featuring live music by Vandell Andrew.