Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

http://www.themodern.org

(817) 738-9215

3200 Darnell Street

Fort Worth, TX 76110

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CURRENT

The Modern Lecture Series

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

March 17 - April 21, 2015

A series of free lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics–presented each Tuesday evening at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth through April.

Framing Desire: Photography and Video

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

February 21 - August 23, 2015

An exhibition featuring recent acquisitions, including works by Cory Arcangel, Artemio, Larry Clark, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Rineke Dijkstra, Debbie Grossman, Candida Höfer, Misty Keasler, Ragnar Kjartansson, Robert Mapplethorpe, Gordon Matta-Clark, Ryan McGinley, Nicholas Nixon, Catherine Opie, Orit Raff, Laurie Simmons, Allison V. Smith, Arne Svenson, Frank Thiel, and Gillian Wearing.

FOCUS: RongRong&inri

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

January 31 - April 5, 2015

The Modern's FOCUS exhibition series showcases the work of the Chinese/Japanese, husband and wife collaborative team, RongRong&inri, who’ve been creating works that push the boundaries of traditional black-and-white photography since 2000.



PAST

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 […]

Tuesday Evenings Lecture: Gregg Bordowitz

Writer and artist Gregg Bordowitz presents Testing Some Beliefs, an ongoing series of lectures/performances that consider the strength and longevity, as well as the present […]

Tuesday Evenings Lecture: Andrea Fraser

LA artist Andrea Fraser has used performance, video, and a range of other media to explore the motivations that drive artists, collectors, art dealers, corporate […]

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 […]

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 […]

FOCUS: Katie Paterson

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

Tuesday Evening Lecture: Katie Paterson

A young British cross-medium, multidisciplinary, conceptual artist who focuses on nature, ecology, geology, and cosmology. She was named one of four “Best New Artists in […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Tuesday Evenings Lecture Series: Katy Siegel

Katy Siegel, contributing editor for Artforum and professor of art history at Hunter College, CUNY, discusses her recent book, Since ’45: America and the Making […]

Tuesday Evenings Lecture Series: David Pagel

Curator, art critic, and associate professor of art at Claremont University in Claremont, California, presents Getting It Wrong in Just the Right Way: Diebenkorn’s West […]

Tuesday Evenings Lecture Series: Jayson Musson

Jayson Musson is an artist and writer living and working in Philadelphia. For Tuesday Evenings, he shares his multifaceted body of work, which includes provocative […]

Richard Diebenkorn: The Ocean Park Series

The largest museum exhibition ever devoted to Diebenkorn’s most celebrated works, curated by Orange County Museum of Art curator Sarah C. Bancroft. The show will […]

Tuesday Evenings Lecture Series: Sean Dockray

Sean Dockray, artist, writer, and founding director of Telic Arts Exchange in Los Angeles, California, has initiated critical and innovative projects, including The Public School […]

Ed Ruscha: Road Tested

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth announces the exhibition Ed Ruscha: Road Tested. The exhibition, organized by Michael Auping, the Modern’s chief curator, tracks […]

FOCUS: Teresita Fernández

The Modern Art Museum continues its FOCUS program of exhibitions by emerging artists with the work of Teresita Fernandez. Fernández creates work in response to […]

FOCUS: Robert Lazzarini

Robert Lazzarini is best known for his sculptures of common objects in which detailed craftsmanship is combined with precise illusionistic distortion. For his FOCUS exhibition […]

The Collection and Then Some

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth does its part for the Texas Biennial with a group exhibition of Texas artists and artists with Texas […]

FOCUS: Eric Parker

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth kicks off their FOCUS exhibition series with Eric Parker beginning December 1st! Organized by MAMFW and curator Andrea […]

Vernon Fisher: K-Mart Conceptualism

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth presents one of Texas’s most internationally recognized artists, Vernon Fisher in K-Mart Conceptualism. Organized by the Museum’s chief […]

Festival de la Risa

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth joins with the Lone Star Film Society and the Consul General of Mexico in Dallas to present a […]