Aug 12, 2018

1891. Gauguin has exiled himself to Tahiti to rediscover his painting as a free, wild man, far from the moral, political, and aesthetic codes of civilized Europe. Deep in the jungle, coping with solitude, poverty, and sickness, he encounters Tehura, who will become his wife and the subject of his greatest paintings.

NR; 102 minutes; French with English subtitles

Aug 11, 2018

1891. Gauguin has exiled himself to Tahiti to rediscover his painting as a free, wild man, far from the moral, political, and aesthetic codes of civilized Europe. Deep in the jungle, coping with solitude, poverty, and sickness, he encounters Tehura, who will become his wife and the subject of his greatest paintings.

NR; 102 minutes; French with English subtitles

Aug 11, 2018

The work of nineteenth-century Japanese printmaker Katsushika Hokusai is world famous for its images of Japanese landscapes, everyday city life in Edo (Tokyo), and most famously, the print The Great Wave off Kanagawa. But lesser known was his daughter, Katsushika Ōi, a skilled printmaker in her own right, who contributed to many of her father's masterpieces.

Aug 10, 2018

1891. Gauguin has exiled himself to Tahiti to rediscover his painting as a free, wild man, far from the moral, political, and aesthetic codes of civilized Europe. Deep in the jungle, coping with solitude, poverty, and sickness, he encounters Tehura, who will become his wife and the subject of his greatest paintings.

NR; 102 minutes; French with English subtitles

Aug 10, 2018

1891. Gauguin has exiled himself to Tahiti to rediscover his painting as a free, wild man, far from the moral, political, and aesthetic codes of civilized Europe. Deep in the jungle, coping with solitude, poverty, and sickness, he encounters Tehura, who will become his wife and the subject of his greatest paintings.

NR; 102 minutes; French with English subtitles

Aug 10, 2018

1891. Gauguin has exiled himself to Tahiti to rediscover his painting as a free, wild man, far from the moral, political, and aesthetic codes of civilized Europe. Deep in the jungle, coping with solitude, poverty, and sickness, he encounters Tehura, who will become his wife and the subject of his greatest paintings.

NR; 102 minutes; French with English subtitles

Aug 09, 2018

On the eve of the 60th anniversary of the 1957 Little Rock school desegregation crisis, educational inequality remains among the most urgent civil rights issues of our time. With its school district hanging in the balance following a state takeover in January 2015, Little Rock today presents a microcosm of the inequities and challenges manifesting in classrooms all across America. Through case studies in Little Rock, New York City, and Los Angeles, Teach Us All seeks to bring the critical lessons of history to bear on the current state of U.S.

Gallery Program
Aug 08, 2018 - Aug 08, 2018

Wonderful Wednesdays is a program for families with young children led by a docent. The tour and gallery project focus on the work in TAKASHI MURAKAMI: THE OCTUPUS EATS ITS OWN LEG. Registration is not required, but a sign-up sheet is provided at the front desk the day of the program. Attendance is limited; admission is free.

 

 

Aug 08, 2018

Take a break from the Texas heat for Modern Kids — Summer Flicks! Share the art of the screen with your children as they watch stories unfold and ideas form in delightful and innovative films. The bonus for seeing these films at the Modern is the opportunity to visit the galleries before or after and experience the wonder of the paintings, sculptures, installations, and videos throughout the museum, including those in the special exhibition Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg

Aug 08, 2018

Take a break from the Texas heat for Modern Kids — Summer Flicks! Share the art of the screen with your children as they watch stories unfold and ideas form in delightful and innovative films. The bonus for seeing these films at the Modern is the opportunity to visit the galleries before or after and experience the wonder of the paintings, sculptures, installations, and videos throughout the museum, including those in the special exhibition Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg

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