Apr 10, 2012 - Mar 13, 2015

Gary Rough is a Scottish conceptual artist based in New York who represented his homeland in the 2003 Venice Biennale.

Studio Programs
Feb 27, 2014 - Sep 14, 2015

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.

Gallery Program
May 04, 2014 - Apr 07, 2015

Two sessions of this free program for children are offered, one for ages 5 to 8 and one for ages 9 to 12. Each session is led by an artist who takes participants through informal drawing exercises that relate to works in the Modern’s galleries. Children under the age of six must be accompanied by an adult during the program. Bring a sketchbook and pencils. Attendance is limited; early arrival is encouraged. A sign-up sheet is located at the information desk.

Studio Programs
Aug 01, 2014

Ages 15-17: July 28-August 1
9 am-3 pm
$245; Modern members $225
This class for our oldest campers offers a week of creative thinking and artmaking, with an artist as their guide. Lunch is provided.

Online registration begins Friday, March 28.
For questions, please call 817.840.2121 or e-mail childrensprograms@themodern.org.


Shop Modern
Aug 01, 2014

In the Modern Shop 5-8 pm, visit with and see demonstrations of the cane building process by Polymer Clay Fine Artist Deb Hart. Deb specializes in custom polymer clay jewelry design and polymer clay school designs.

For more information on her work, http://rengalsa.blogspot.com/.

Cafe Modern
Aug 01, 2014

Featuring Outer Circles
Cocktail: Sizzler

The first Friday of each month, the Star-Telegram, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, and Café Modern team up to bring you live music and cocktails from 5 to 8 pm. Bring your friends to enjoy diverse live performances, cocktail selections, and the opportunity to dine in Café Modern by night.

Aug 01, 2014

A docent-led, twenty-minute tour of the galleries is available at 6:30 pm. Admission to the galleries is $10, $4 for students and seniors, free for Modern members. On First Friday, gallery admission is free for Star-Telegram Press Pass Holders.