Jan 17, 2020 - Mar 29, 2020

Ruckus Rodeo, 1975–76, by the New York–based artist Red Grooms, will be presented at the Modern to coincide with the 2020 Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show. Grooms’s immense, walk-through work of art covers 1,237 square feet of gallery space. This “sculpto-pictorama,” as Grooms has referred to it, consists of painted two-dimensional surfaces and sculptural three-dimensional figures that celebrate the Fort Worth rodeo.

Jan 24, 2020 - Mar 15, 2020

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth presents Hrair Sarkissian’s (born 1973, Damascus, Syria) debut solo exhibition in Texas. Featuring three major works, FOCUS: Hrair Sarkissian explores how violence can be made invisible, histories of erasure and restitution, and the sediments of conflict. At the heart of the show is one of the artist’s most recent works, Final Flight, 2018–19. Here, Sarkissian investigates the story of the endangered northern bald ibis, one of the rarest birds in the world and the living descendants of birds depicted in the oldest Egyptian hieroglyphs.

Mar 08, 2020 - Aug 09, 2020

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth presents the exhibition Mark Bradford: End Papers. Curated by Michael Auping, former Chief Curator at the Modern, this exhibition focuses upon the key material and fundamental motif the artist employed early in his career and has returned to periodically over the past two decades.

Gallery Program
Mar 11, 2020

Take advantage of family programming at the Modern over the course of the week while your school-aged children are on Spring Break. Join a docent for a tour and gallery project focusing on the special exhibition, Mark Bradford: End Papers. Attendance is limited to 45 children per session; admission is free.

Gallery Program
Mar 11, 2020

Take advantage of family programming at the Modern over the course of the week while your school-aged children are on Spring Break. Join a docent for a tour and gallery project focusing on the special exhibition, Mark Bradford: End Papers. Attendance is limited to 45 children per session; admission is free.