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The Modern Announces Monumental KAWS Acquisition — On view beginning Dec. 9

Director Marla Price is pleased to announce the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth’s acquisition of a monumental bronze sculpture by KAWS. The work will be on view to the public beginning December 9, 2018. In CLEAN SLATE, 2018, the central figure strides forward, embracing smaller, childlike figures in each arm, a gesture recognizable to …

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Tuesday Evenings at the Modern: Photography Laurie Simmons Oct. 9

TUESDAY EVENINGS AT THE MODERN LECTURE SERIES Presents  Andrea Karnes in conversation with Laurie Simmons October 9 This popular series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public each Tuesday from September 4 through November 13, excluding September 18 and November 6.

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Anime Film Festival at the Modern August 31 – Sept. 2

ANIME AT THE MODERN 2018

August 31-September 2

https://www.themodern.org/films/category/anime-at-the-modern/348

Friday – 6 pm Lu Over the Wall; 8 pm Napping Princess

Saturday – 2 pm Howl’s Moving Castle; 5 pm Your Name

Sunday – 11 am In This Corner of the World; 2 pm Anime Vanguard / Japan Society;

4 pm Mary and …

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Tuesday Evenings at the Modern Lecture Series Fall 2018 Schedule

This popular series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public each Tuesday from September 4 through November 13, excluding September 18 and November 6. Visit www.themodern.org/programs/lectures for more information on each talk.

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Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule for June 15 – July 22

Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule June 15-July 22 Ticket Price UPDATE Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films.   PLEASE NOTE Updated Ticket Prices: Tickets are $10; $8 for Modern members; $7 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior …

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Admission Price Update and Exhibition Schedule at the Modern

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

ADMISSION PRICE UPDATE and UPCOMING EXHIBITION SCHEDULE

Effective June 10, 2018, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth’s general admission prices will change to $16 for adults; $12 for seniors age 60 and above and active/retired military personnel and first responders with ID; $10 for students with ID. …

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Tuesday Evenings at the Modern Presents Courtney J. Martin, April 3

TUESDAY EVENINGS AT THE MODERN LECTURE SERIES Presents Courtney J. Martin, April 3 This popular series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public each Tuesday from February 6 through April 10.

Lectures begin at 7 pm in the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth’s auditorium. Seating …

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Tuesday Evenings at the Modern presents Charlie Clarke Feb. 13 and Carroll Dunham Feb. 20

This popular series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public each Tuesday from February 6 through April 10.

Lectures begin at 7 pm in the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth’s auditorium. Seating begins at 6:30 pm and is limited to 250; a live broadcast …

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First Friday at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, February-May, 2018

The first Friday of each month, the Star-Telegram, the Modern, and Café Modern team up to host live music and drink specials in the Museum’s Grand Lobby from 5 to 8 pm. Bring your friends and enjoy diverse live performances, unique cocktail selections, and the opportunity to dine in Café Modern by night. Try …

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Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth 2018 Advanced Exhibition Schedule

FOCUS: Nina Chanel Abney January 27 – March 18 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, …

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Tuesday Evenings at the Modern Presents Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler, November 14

This popular series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public each Tuesday from September 12 through November 14 ( no lecture on October 31). Lectures begin at 7 pm in the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth’s auditorium. Seating begins at 6:30 pm and …

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Modern Connections Presents Paddy Johnson, November 9

Paddy Johnson Art and the Comment Wars: 2005-2018 November 9, 7 pm Paddy Johnson is the Founding Editor of the blog Art F City. In addition to her work at AFC, she has been published in magazines such as New York Magazine, The New York Times and The Economist. Paddy lectures widely about art and the …

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The Modern’s Graduate Student Lecture Program Presents Gallery Talks (Nov. 9 -14)

The Graduate Student Lecture Program provides the opportunity to hear area graduate students in art and art history discuss works on view at the Modern. These dynamic 30-minute gallery talks are the result of in-depth research and the students’ original analysis in order to offer insight into a selected group of artworks connected by …

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Tuesday Evenings at the Modern Presents Margaret Meehan, October 10

TUESDAY EVENINGS AT THE MODERN LECTURE SERIES Presents Margaret Meehan
October 10 This popular series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public each Tuesday from September 12 through November 14 ( no lecture on October 31).

Lectures begin at 7 pm in …

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First Friday at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, September-December

 

First Fridays at the Modern

September through December 2017

 

Cocktails. Music. Art. Dining. The first Friday of each month, the Star-Telegram, the Modern, and Café Modern team up to host live music and drink specials in the Museum’s Grand Lobby from 5 to 8 pm. Bring your friends and enjoy diverse live performances, …

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Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule September 22-October 29

Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule September 22-October 29            Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noonshow is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

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  Lady Macbeth September …

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FILM FEAST at the Modern Labor Day Weekend 2017

FILM FEAST AT THE MODERN
LABOR DAY WEEKEND 2017 Join us as we celebrate two of our favorite things – film and food. With guest curators Louis Black and Caroline Frick arriving from the Austin film scene, we’ve cooked up a cinematic feast that will make your mouth water. This event …

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Tuesday Evenings at the Modern FILMS Presents a selection from Doug Aitken: Electric Earth – July 25

 

July 25; 7 pm A screening of filmic works by Doug Aitken as related to Doug Aitken: Electric Earth, approximately 2 hrs.

Aitken belongs to a generation of artists such as Philippe Parreno, Pierre Huyghe and Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, for whom film functions as a medium for experience, and exists as form …

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Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Summer 2017 Adult Gallery Programs

Summer 2017 Adult Gallery Programs at the Modern

NEW!  Meet me at The Modern: A Mixer for Fort Worth Creatives The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth in partnership with hybrid gallery project, Art Tooth invite local creatives for an evening of art, community, and conversation. Meet me at the Modern is the second Friday of June, July and August in conjunction with the …

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Tuesday Evenings at the Modern Presents Doug Aitken and Philippe Vergne in Conversation, May 25

SPECIAL PRESENTATION
TUESDAY EVENINGS AT THE MODERN LECTURE SERIES

Presents

Doug Aitken and Philippe Vergne in Conversation
Thursday, May 25; 7 pm  This popular series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public selected Tuesday from February 28 through April 25, with a specially …

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Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule May 19-June 25

Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule May 19-June 25

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

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BURDEN May 19-21 …

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Katherine Bernhardt at the Modern

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Presents FOCUS: Katherine Bernhardt       April 8-July 9, 2017 For a review of the show, see Nancy Zastudil’s article at Arts + Culture Texas: Funny (But Not Too Funny): Katherine Bernhardt at The Modern http://artsandculturetx.com/funny-but-not-too-funny-katherine-bernhardt-at-the-modern/

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Tuesday Evenings at the Modern Presents Richard Tuttle, April 25

 

This popular series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public selected Tuesday from February 28 through April 25, with a specially scheduled presentation on Thursday, May 25.

Lectures begin at 7 pm in the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth’s auditorium. Seating begins at6:30 …

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Fort Works Art presents HEAVYWEIGHTPAINT April 26 at the Modern

DATE AND TIME

Wed, April 26, 2017

7:00 PM – 9:30 PM CDT

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LOCATION

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

3200 Darnell Street

Fort Worth, TX 76107

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Fort Works Art presents the U.S. premiere of HEAVYWEIGHTPAINT in support of their current exhibit #28Grams — featuring 28 …

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Tuesday Evenings at the Modern Presents Robert Storr, April 18

TUESDAY EVENINGS AT THE MODERN LECTURE SERIES Presents Robert Storr, April 18 This popular series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public selected Tuesday from February 28 through April 25, with a specially scheduled presentation on Thursday, May 25.

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Tuesday Evenings at the Modern Presents Noah Simblist, March 28

 

EVENINGS AT THE MODERN LECTURE SERIES

Presents Noah Simblist, March 28 This popular series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public selected Tuesday from February 28 through April 25, with a specially scheduled presentation on Thursday, May 25.

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Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Winter/Spring 2017 Adult & Children Gallery Programs

Winter / Spring 2017 Adult Gallery Programs at the Modern Drawing from the Collection Learn with local artists as they lead free, informal basic drawing classes in the galleries. This class is open to adults at all skill levels; just bring a sketchbook and pencils. Registration is not required, but a sign-in sheet is available …

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First Fridays at the Modern February through May 2017

Cocktails. Music. Art. Dining.

The first Friday of each month, the Star-Telegram, the Modern, and Café Modern team up to bring you live music and cocktails in the museum’s Grand Lobby from 6 to 8 pm. Invite friends to enjoy unique cocktail selections and the opportunity to dine at the Modern by night. Café Modern …

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The Modern Presents FOCUS: Stanley Whitney

Jan 21, 2017 – Apr 02, 2017
Stanley Whitney investigates the intricate possibilities of color and form in the realm of abstract painting. Since the mid-1970s, Whitney has been known for his multicolored, irregular grids on square canvases. Taking the essentialist grid of minimalism as his cue, his configurations are loose, uneven geometric …

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Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule January 13-February 19

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule January 13-February 19  

 

TAMPOPO January …

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FOCUS: Lorna Simpson at THE MODERN

 

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Presents

FOCUS: Lorna Simpson  

November 19, 2016 – January 15, 2017

 

The FOCUS series is organized by the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth for the Director’s Council, a group that supports acquisitions at the Museum. The series features three solo exhibitions annually, organized …

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Frank Stella Retrospective at the Modern

 

FRANK STELLA: A RETROSPECTIVE Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Apr 17, 2016 – Sep 18, 2016

A joint exhibition of the work of Frank Stella presented by the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth and the Whitney Museum of American Art; on view at the Modern from April 17 through September 18, …

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From the Vault Benefit Auction at the Modern Jan. 24

I’m excited to announce a benefit auction of deaccessioned artwork from the Modern’s vault. The more than 200 items purchased by or donated to the Museum no longer fall within the parameters of the Modern’s collection as determined through extensive review by curatorial staff and with approval by the Board of Directors.

The …

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ArthouseFW Presents: THE LAST PICTURE SHOW

THE LAST PICTURE SHOW
Saturday, February 28, 2015 – 2:00 PM
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

The Lone Star Film Society (LSFS) and Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth will screen THE LAST PICTURE SHOW as part of the 2015 spring schedule of ArthouseFW.

An adaptation of Larry McMurtry’s novel and …

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