Jan 12, 2014 - Mar 23, 2014

The exhibition presents a selection of works that span the past 10 years of the artist’s career, including his elaborately layered paintings and New York Times collages.

Feb 09, 2014 - May 11, 2014

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth and the Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, present a joint exhibition of the work of artist David Bates on view February 9 through May 11, 2014. The exhibition is a retrospective of Bates’s work installed in both locations with an emphasis on painting in Fort Worth and sculpture and works on paper in Dallas. This is the first collaboration between the two museums. The exhibition is organized by Dr. Marla Price, director of the Modern, and Jeremy Strick, director of the Nasher.

Feb 28, 2014

Adult Two-Day Workshop: David Bates


This workshop spans two days, back-to-back, and focuses on the special exhibition David Bates. A distinguished local artist discusses Bates’s work with the class and leads participants in specially designed studio projects using mixed media. The first day focuses on drawing and painting, and the second day focuses on sculpture and assemblage. All materials are provided. Registration is required—enroll early; space is limited.

Feb 28, 2014

Documentaries Program I 

Friday 6 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday 2 pm

97 minutes; Unrated

The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life
Karama Has No Walls
Facing Fear

Feb 28, 2014

Documentaries Program II

Friday 8 pm; Sunday noon and 4 pm

87 minutes; Unrated

Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.


Feb 28, 2014

Kick back with cocktails and dinner in Café Modern, then enjoy a late-night cult classic. The Café Modern bar will remain open until 10 pm for night-owl moviegoers!