Oct 25 2014 - 5:00pm

“Vividly annotating one of the most haunting images of the Vietnam War, that of dozens of South Vietnamese struggling to climb the steps to a rooftop helicopter as Saigon fell, Rory Kennedy‘s Last Days in Vietnam combines astonishing footage from April 1975 with the contemporary recollections of some who were there.” Rob Nelson, Variety. During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese peo

Oct 25 2014 - 6:00pm

Modern 'til Midnight: '80s Edition

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Oct 25 2014 - 6:00pm

Modern Contemporaries @ Modern ’til Midnight

Saturday, October 25

Let’s meet on the Modern Contemporaries VIP Terrace for Modern ’til Midnight. You’ll enjoy free admission, drink tickets, and a private area to listen to live music under the stars!

Oct 26 2014 - 12:00pm

“Vividly annotating one of the most haunting images of the Vietnam War, that of dozens of South Vietnamese struggling to climb the steps to a rooftop helicopter as Saigon fell, Rory Kennedy‘s Last Days in Vietnam combines astonishing footage from April 1975 with the contemporary recollections of some who were there.” Rob Nelson, Variety. During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese peo

Oct 26 2014 - 2:00pm

“Vividly annotating one of the most haunting images of the Vietnam War, that of dozens of South Vietnamese struggling to climb the steps to a rooftop helicopter as Saigon fell, Rory Kennedy‘s Last Days in Vietnam combines astonishing footage from April 1975 with the contemporary recollections of some who were there.” Rob Nelson, Variety. During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese peo

Oct 26 2014 - 4:00pm

“Vividly annotating one of the most haunting images of the Vietnam War, that of dozens of South Vietnamese struggling to climb the steps to a rooftop helicopter as Saigon fell, Rory Kennedy‘s Last Days in Vietnam combines astonishing footage from April 1975 with the contemporary recollections of some who were there.” Rob Nelson, Variety. During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese peo

Oct 28 2014 - 7:00am

October 28Kenny Scharf, an artist featured in Urban Theater: New York Art in the 1980s, rose to prominence in the 1980s East Village art scene and was one of the first artists to inject elements of street culture into the mainstream of contemporary art.

Image: Kenny Scharf, Agua Pollination, 1983. Oil and spray paint on canvas. 91 1/2 x 103 1/2 inches.
Courtesy of Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York and Honor Fraser Gallery, Los Angeles. © Kenny Scharf/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Oct 30 2014 - 6:00pm

Products of the ’80s: A Closer Look at Urban Theater
Thursdays, October 2–November 20

Nov 1 2014 - 11:00am

Docents are available to lead tours of the Modern’s building, designed by the renowned architect Tadao Ando. Group tours can accommodate 10 to 60 people and last approximately one hour; these tours must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance of the requested date. A public architecture tour is offered on the first Saturday of each month at 11 am.

Nov 2 2014 - 2:00pm

Docent-led tours in Spanish are offered at 2 pm on the first Sunday of each month, when gallery admission is free. These tours are open to the public and do not require prior arrangements.
Docents are also available to conduct private tours in Spanish, French, German, Mandarin, and American Sign Language when reservations are made at least two weeks in advance.

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