Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

(817) 738-9215

3200 Darnell Street

Fort Worth, TX 76110


FOCUS: Glenn Kaino

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

January 30 - April 17, 2016

An exhibition of works by artist Glenn Kaino. The artist is versitile with his use of materials, paying close attention to the ideas and histories they communicate.

Frank Stella: A Retrospective

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

April 17 - September 18, 2016

A comprehensive survey of works from Frank Stella's career, including paintings, reliefs, sculpture, and drawings. This show is co-organized with the Whitney Museum of American Art and curated by Michael Auping.


Tuesday Evenings Lecture: Michael Auping

Auping, Chief curator at the Modern, offers insights into what he learned through his repeated visits with the greatest portrait painter of our time.

Tuesday Evenings Lecture Series: KAWS

Brooklyn-based artist KAWS (born Brian Donnelly) has received critical acclaim for straddling the commercial and fine art worlds. His monumental sculpture, Companion (Passing Through), 2010,...

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Gerhard Richter Painting

The Gerhard Richter documentary everyone’s talking about. Screenings Friday at 6pm; Saturday  at 5pm; and Sunday at noon, 2pm, and 4pm. 97 minutes; German and...

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Freud's Naked Truths

A preview of the  documentary Freud’s Naked Truths. The film will premiere on Smithsonian Channel in July. Screenings on June 30,  at 12:00, 1:30, &...

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Focus: Ged Quinn

British artist Ged Quinn’s paintings combine landscapes in the vein of Claude Lorrain with fragments of history, art history, and mythology.

Tuesday Evenings Lecture: Lucy Lippard

Distinguished writer, curator, editor, lecturer, and activist Lucy Lippard presents Undermining, touching on photography, the new West, development, water, and land art, as she discusses...

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Tuesday Evening Lecture: Byron Kim

Brooklyn-based artist Byron Kim, known for Synecdoche, a grouping of hundreds of small monochrome paintings based on skin tones that was included in the 1993...

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Tuesday Evenings: Jill Magid

New York  institutional critique artist  Jill Magid: presents Embedded, a survey of her career with insights into her strange and thrilling experiences and endeavors as...

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FOCUS: Katie Paterson

Scientistic art from Glaswegian Katie Paterson. Many of her installations involve collaboration with astronomers, nanotechnologists, and fireworks manufacturers.

Tuesday Evenings Lecture: Glenn Ligon

Artist Glenn Ligon in conversation with curator Scott Rothkopf on the subject of Ligon’s midcareer retrospective Glenn Ligon: AMERICA, which opens to the public on...

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Glenn Ligon: America

The first comprehensive, midcareer retrospective of Glenn Ligon (b. 1960), organized by the Whitney Museum of American Art and curator Scott Rothkopf, in close collaboration...

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Focus: Kaws

Brooklyn-based artist Brian Donnelly, aka “KAWS,” is the subject of the Ft. Worth Modern’s first FOCUS exhibition for the 2011-2012 season. KAWS’ as you can...

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