Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
February 19 - April 23, 2017
A show of Donald Sultan's Disaster Paintings series. Many of this works in this series depict "robust, man-made structures, such as factories and train cars, that exhibit a level of fragility in their propensity to be unhinged by catastrophic events." The large-scale paintings depict forest fires, air pollution, and railway accents in an attempt to immortalize contemporary society.
Stephen Lapthisophon talks about art making, education, pragmatism and audience.
A screening of the experimental documentary film YAKONA along with a live score provided by members of the Austin Symphony. About the film: YAKONA, directed by...Read More
A show of works by Brooklyn artist KAWS. The exhibition includes paintings, sculptures, drawings, toys, and street art interventions that span KAWS’ career. The exhibition is organized by Andrea...Read More
An exhibition of works by Brooklyn-based artist Lorna Simpson. This show includes Simpson’s recent paintings that manipulate found imagery from magazines to comment on gender and race...Read More
The Fort Worth Modern’s annual Tuesday evening lecture series! For more information and to buy tickets, go here.
A program that celebrates the allure of spy films! For tickets, please go here.
An exhibition of photographs by Thomas Demand. The works in the show document political and historical narratives of the United States.
A lecture series presented by the Fort Worth Modern.
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.
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...Read More
An exhibition of works by New York-based artist Joyce Pensato. In her work, she utilizes cartoon characters as her jumping off point and “transforms these characters...Read More
A lecture series by artists, architects, historians, and critics. All lectures are free and open to the public.
A series of lectures by artists, architects, historians, and critics. Each lecture will begin at 7PM.
An exhibition of works spanning the artist’s 14-year career. Inspired by the tradition of portraiture, Wiley’s paintings use patterning and decoration to raise issues of class,...Read More
A screening of the documentary film “Mistaken For Strangers” following the indie-rock band The National along their biggest tour and focusing on lead singer Matt...Read More
Larry Clark’s seminal 1995 film, 20 years on.
A lecture with New York-based artist and filmmaker Laurie Simmons, whose large-scale, black-and-white photograph Walking House was recently acquired by the Modern and is featured...Read More
An exhibition of video, photography, and sculptural work by Mexico City-based artist Mario García Torres exploring stories and activities associated with conceptual artists of the...Read More
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...Read More
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,...Read More
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...Read More
To honor the 25th year of Day With(out) Art, Visual AIDS has commissioned seven artists/collaboratives to create new short films about the ongoing HIV/AIDS epidemic,...Read More
Jules de Balincourt, the artist featured in FOCUS: Jules de Balincourt, works from the position of an outsider on paintings of American politics and marginalized...Read More
Eric Fischl, painter, sculptor, and printmaker gained acclaim in the 1980s with large-scale paintings depicting middle-class American life with themes of adolescent sexuality and voyeurism....Read More
Fionn Meade is Senior Curator of Cross-Disciplinary Platforms at the Walker Art Center where he is also Acting Head of the Visual Arts Department. He...Read More
The 1980s East Village art pop-culture painter/sculptor/animator continues to make the scene. Free admission tickets (limit two) are available at the Modern’s info desk beginning...Read More
Culture critic and NY curator McCormick explains that, though the history as described in the lecture title “has been largely defined by the concurrent explosion...Read More
James Cutler, FAIA, founding partner of Cutler Anderson Architects, is known for his environmental and emotional sensitivity to place, institution, program, climate, and cultural circumstance....Read More
Longtime favorite New York artist McCollum, whose work appears in the current “Urban Theater” exhibition at the museum, will be the featured speaker at this...Read More
Via the FW Modern: “Tuesday Evenings at the Modern opens this season with insights into the art and issues of Urban Theater: New York Art in...Read More
A who’s who of the Reganomics decade, including Laurie Anderson, Basquiat, Bleckner, Francesco Clemente, Eric Fischl, Nan Goldin, JPeter Halley, Keith Haring, Jenny Holzer, Koons,...Read More