Apr 18 2014 - 5:30pm

The idea of “slow art” has its origins in the “slow food” movement centered on the enjoyment and appreciation of food that began in Italy in the late 1980s. The aim of the slow art movement is to break from the frenetic pace of modern life to simply enjoy works of art in a deliberate and unhurried fashion. Led by a Modern docent the third Friday of each month, Slow Art at the Modern features a 30-minute tour beginning at 5:30 pm that focuses on one work of art.

Apr 18 2014 - 6:00pm

Frank Pavich’s documentary explores cult film director Alejandro Jodorowsky’s attempt to create a big-screen adaptation of Frank Herbert's seminal science fiction novel Dune. While the ambitious production collapsed after two years, Jodorowsky's team of then-relatively-unknown concept artists continued exploring the themes and styles started on the project and changed modern science fiction forever.

90 minutes; PG-13

Apr 18 2014 - 8:00pm

Frank Pavich’s documentary explores cult film director Alejandro Jodorowsky’s attempt to create a big-screen adaptation of Frank Herbert's seminal science fiction novel Dune. While the ambitious production collapsed after two years, Jodorowsky's team of then-relatively-unknown concept artists continued exploring the themes and styles started on the project and changed modern science fiction forever.

90 minutes; PG-13

Apr 19 2014 - 10:00am
David Bates Comprehensive Tour for Members 

Apr 19 2014 - 5:00pm

Frank Pavich’s documentary explores cult film director Alejandro Jodorowsky’s attempt to create a big-screen adaptation of Frank Herbert's seminal science fiction novel Dune. While the ambitious production collapsed after two years, Jodorowsky's team of then-relatively-unknown concept artists continued exploring the themes and styles started on the project and changed modern science fiction forever.

90 minutes; PG-13

Apr 20 2014 - 10:00am

Join us at Cafe Modern on Easter Sunday for brunch!

Appetizers, Choice of one:
Mini Bagel and Lox with Caviar & Dill Cream Cheese
Creamy Wild Mushroom Soup with Freshly Shaved Black Truffles
Sesame Seared Tuna with Red Miso Dressing and Cucumber Ginger Salad
Little Gem Wedge Salad with Bacon, Maytag Blue Cheese Dressing and Baby Tomatoes
Ham and Gruyere Turnovers with Pineapple Conserva

Apr 20 2014 - 12:00pm

Frank Pavich’s documentary explores cult film director Alejandro Jodorowsky’s attempt to create a big-screen adaptation of Frank Herbert's seminal science fiction novel Dune. While the ambitious production collapsed after two years, Jodorowsky's team of then-relatively-unknown concept artists continued exploring the themes and styles started on the project and changed modern science fiction forever.

90 minutes; PG-13

Apr 20 2014 - 2:00pm

Frank Pavich’s documentary explores cult film director Alejandro Jodorowsky’s attempt to create a big-screen adaptation of Frank Herbert's seminal science fiction novel Dune. While the ambitious production collapsed after two years, Jodorowsky's team of then-relatively-unknown concept artists continued exploring the themes and styles started on the project and changed modern science fiction forever.

90 minutes; PG-13

Apr 20 2014 - 4:00pm

Frank Pavich’s documentary explores cult film director Alejandro Jodorowsky’s attempt to create a big-screen adaptation of Frank Herbert's seminal science fiction novel Dune. While the ambitious production collapsed after two years, Jodorowsky's team of then-relatively-unknown concept artists continued exploring the themes and styles started on the project and changed modern science fiction forever.

90 minutes; PG-13

Apr 23 2014 - 10:00am

In the Moment at the Modern: A Program for People with Memory Loss
Fourth Wednesdays, 10 am and 2 pm

This special program is designed for people with memory loss and their caregivers. Participants experience works of art at the Modern through intimate conversations with docents and thoughtful projects designed by the Museum’s education staff. Two sessions are offered the fourth Wednesday of each month, with space for up 20 participants at both 10 am and 2 pm. This free program includes admission to the galleries and all materials.

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