Thoughts and discussions on exhibitions and the permanent collection.

Hiraki Sawa's Unusual Dwelling

Now that the Pretty Baby exhibition is over, we have put up some great new pieces from the museum's permanent collection. One piece, a film...

Andy Warhol

As you walk up the grand staircase to the second level of The Modern, you come upon a black and green guardian. Andy Warhol’s large self portrait pierces...

Ron Mueck...one month in

So we are a little over one month into the Ron Mueck exhibition here at The Modern and the response has been incredible. Not only are the galleries crowded...

The Topsy-Turvy World of Childhood

Being a new intern at The Modern, (and a new resident of Fort Worth), I recently had my first viewing of the "Pretty Baby" exhibition, and wanted...

Something Big is Coming

Actually a few big things are coming, and small things. The Ron Mueck exhibition is coming to the Modern!

Thoughts on FOCUS: Ralf Ziervogel

I am struck by the drawings included in our current exhibition FOCUS: Ralf Ziervogel. Most of the drawings are quite disturbing, depicting in graphic detail...

Getting to Know "Pretty Baby"

So this has been quite a journey. When I began my duties as research assistant to the curatorial department this past summer...

Past the Mirror

In Michelangelo Pistoletto's "The Etruscan", a sculpture of a man from this advanced, yet ancient society reaches...

Drawing is Back!

There a new FOCUS show opening this weekend at the Modern; one that focuses on drawing, plain and simple. It is refreshing to see...

The elephant(s) in the room.

Chinatsu Ban FOCUS: Chinatsu Ban opened last weekend, and I haven't stopped smiling. This is Chinatsu Ban's first solo museum exhibition, and if you have seen her work, then you'll probably understand the smiles. I have a hard time describing her work.

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