María Elena Ortiz

Chris Ofili  Strange Eyes, 2001 

Chris Ofili 
Strange Eyes, 2001 
Oil paint, polyester resin, elephant dung, map pins, and glitter on canvas 
76 3/4 × 48 × 10 1/4 in.  
Collection of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Museum Purchase and The Friends of Art Endowment Fund 

  • April 11, 2023 6:00 PM

María Elena Ortiz, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth curator, is introduced to the Tuesday Evenings at the Modern audience through her presentation of personal interests and insights in contemporary art as represented in past and upcoming pursuits.

This popular series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public. Lectures begin at 6 pm in the Modern’s auditorium. Seating is at 5:30 pm. A livestream broadcast of the lecture will be available here.

A limited number of tickets (limit two per person) will be available for purchase ($5) from 10 am until 3 pm the day of the lecture online. Free admission tickets (limit two per person) are available at the Modern’s information desk beginning at 4 pm on the day of the lecture.  

On Tuesday nights during the lecture series, the galleries are open until 6 pm and Café Modern’s bar is open (no food service available.) Lectures will not be broadcast into the café this season.