Nov 24, 2017 - Feb 03, 2018

For the first time in its history, the Modern will be illuminated with a spectacular array of festive lights in celebration of the holiday season and in honor of the Museum’s 125th Anniversary
Lights will be illuminated, nightly, from 5 pm to midnight.

Dec 09, 2017 - May 06, 2018

Figures from the Collection offers various artists’ perspectives on people and their surroundings. The works’ subject matter ranges from autobiographical and inclusive of friends and acquaintances to historical or completely fictional. Taken entirely from the Modern’s permanent collection, the exhibition includes paintings, photographs, videos, prints, and drawings.  

Jan 27, 2018 - Mar 18, 2018

Nina Chanel Abney's paintings are visually frenetic, reflecting the fast-paced energy of life today. Her imagery refers to such diverse subjects as pop culture, world events, and art history in compositions with flattened, simplified forms. Abney's works commonly incorporate snippets of text, disembodied figures and silhouettes, and geometric abstract shapes. Themes that relate to American society, including celebrity culture, race, sexuality, and police brutality, are broached in her paintings.

Cafe Modern
Jan 31, 2018

Guest Chef: Juan Rodriguez, Chef-Proprietor of Magdalena's Catering and Events
Guest Speaker: David Reyna, Brand Ambassador
For Reservations, call 817-840-2157


Reception Cocktail with Patron Silver 

First Course
Ahi Tuna Tartare/ Chorizo Verde Cream / Strawberries / Kiwi / Espellete / Mexican Olive Oil
Thai Basil/ Cilantro Micro
Paired with Roca Patrón Silver