Jul 11 2015 - 12:15pm

Dance On Camera: Dance Shorts

Saturday July 11
12:15 pm
Modern Auditorium/ admission free

Catch the local premieres of short films from the 2015 Dance On Camera festival of New York City.  This 35-minute program features four family-friendly films:

Escualo (Martin & Facundo Lombard, USA, 2014; 4:09) - A "dance scene" set to music by Astor Piazzolla and performed by the Lombard Twins.

Jul 11 2015 - 1:00pm

Contemporary Dance/Fort Worth celebrates the CD/FW company's 25th anniversary season with the special project "Dance Unplugged" as part of the Modern Dance Festival at The Modern.  "Dance Unplugged" will feature a wide array of guest companies and artists performing works celebrating movement as a primary and profound form of communication. These informal performances will take place in the Grand Lobby, and participating artists will agree not to use recorded music or amplification and to refrain from using "technology" (e.g. video, computers).

Grand Lobby; Admission free

Jul 11 2015 - 5:00pm

Friday 6 and 8:00 pm; Saturday 5:00 pm; Sunday noon, 2:00 and 4:00 pm

“ALTOGETHER FASCINATING. It has been a while since I’ve seen something that demands to be talked about with such urgency." Jordan Hoffman, The Guardian. This 2015 documentary film, directed by Crystal Moselle, explores the lives of the Angulo Brothers, the Wolfpack. Home schooled and locked away from society in an apartment on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, they learn about the outside world through the films that they watch.

80 minutes; Rated R

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Jul 12 2015 - 12:00pm

Friday 6 and 8:00 pm; Saturday 5:00 pm; Sunday noon, 2:00 and 4:00 pm

“ALTOGETHER FASCINATING. It has been a while since I’ve seen something that demands to be talked about with such urgency." Jordan Hoffman, The Guardian. This 2015 documentary film, directed by Crystal Moselle, explores the lives of the Angulo Brothers, the Wolfpack. Home schooled and locked away from society in an apartment on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, they learn about the outside world through the films that they watch.

80 minutes; Rated R

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Jul 12 2015 - 1:00pm

Contemporary Dance/Fort Worth celebrates the CD/FW company's 25th anniversary season with the special project "Dance Unplugged" as part of the Modern Dance Festival at The Modern.  "Dance Unplugged" will feature a wide array of guest companies and artists performing works celebrating movement as a primary and profound form of communication. These informal performances will take place in the Grand Lobby, and participating artists will agree not to use recorded music or amplification and to refrain from using "technology" (e.g. video, computers).

Grand Lobby; Admission free

Jul 12 2015 - 2:00pm

Friday 6 and 8:00 pm; Saturday 5:00 pm; Sunday noon, 2:00 and 4:00 pm

“ALTOGETHER FASCINATING. It has been a while since I’ve seen something that demands to be talked about with such urgency." Jordan Hoffman, The Guardian. This 2015 documentary film, directed by Crystal Moselle, explores the lives of the Angulo Brothers, the Wolfpack. Home schooled and locked away from society in an apartment on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, they learn about the outside world through the films that they watch.

80 minutes; Rated R

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Jul 12 2015 - 2:00pm

Two sessions of this free program 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 in relation to works in the Modern’s galleries. Children under the age of 6 must be accompanied by an adult during the program. Bring a sketchbook and pencils. Attendance is limited, so early arrival is encouraged. A sign-up sheet is located at the information desk.

Jul 12 2015 - 2:00pm

Learn with local artists as they lead informal basic drawing classes in the galleries. This free class is open to adults at all skill levels—just bring a sketchbook and pencils. Registration is not required, but participants should sign in at the information desk.

Jul 12 2015 - 4:00pm

Friday 6 and 8:00 pm; Saturday 5:00 pm; Sunday noon, 2:00 and 4:00 pm

“ALTOGETHER FASCINATING. It has been a while since I’ve seen something that demands to be talked about with such urgency." Jordan Hoffman, The Guardian. This 2015 documentary film, directed by Crystal Moselle, explores the lives of the Angulo Brothers, the Wolfpack. Home schooled and locked away from society in an apartment on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, they learn about the outside world through the films that they watch.

80 minutes; Rated R

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Jul 13 2015 - 10:00am

Museum Forum for Teachers: Modern and Contemporary Art

Monday, July 13-Friday, July 17
10 am-4 pm, daily

Tuition: $250 includes all instruction, materials, and lunch each day

This immersive week-long summer program for educators is presented by The Warehouse, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas Museum of Art, Kimbell Art Museum, and Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.

Participating middle and high school teachers are invited to: 

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