Events
Museum Hours Today

10:00 am to 9:00 pm.

MAD is proud to partner with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, the Official Airline of MAD, to offer pay-what-you-wish admission on Thursdays from 6:00pm to 9:00pm.

Docent Tours
There are docent tours at 11:30 am, 3:00 pm and 6:30. Click here for daily schedule. Docent tours are free with admission and meet in the lobby.
Open Studios
The Artist Studios are open today from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm.
Brice Garrett

Porcelain, graphite, silver, lacquer.

Visit Brice Garrett this Thursday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Brice Garrett is a multi-media artist and jeweler drawn to the way in which jewelry and objects can embody both the intimate and the social.  Through the use of various materials and techniques, his practice aims to stimulate dialogues between the object, material, viewer and...

Project Space
Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 10:00 am to Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Exploring both the history and contemporary uses of screen printing, the Museum of Arts and Design creates its very own custom screen printing studio, The Print Shop. Staged within the 6th floor Open Studios, The Print Shop assembles historic items with contemporary works to showcase the legacy of this unique technique across the art and design spectrum.

Exhibitions on view today
Varvara & Mar

The Speed of Markets, 2014
Casted plastic, custom-made electronics, custom-made software, computer, USB hub
4 3/4 x 3 11/16 x 9 5/8 in. (12.1 x 9.4 x 24.5cm), each

Photo by Varvara & Mar © Varvara & Mar

Andreas Bunte, Denis Côté, Daniel Eisenberg and Varvara & Mar

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 to Sunday, May 22, 2016
Job Smeets and Nynke Tynagel in foundry.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016 to Sunday, August 21, 2016

The artist manipulating the tops of rods shaped like cattails, using individual fingers to move specific rods, to create a complex sound
1975

Bertoia Barn
Barto, PA
Photo by and courtesy of Beverly H. Twitchell

Harry Bertoia’s Environment for Sound

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 to Sunday, September 25, 2016
“Gong” Pendant, circa 1960s

Forged sterling silver
4 × 4 × 1/8 in. (10.2 × 10.2 × 0.3 cm)
Courtesy of Leah Gordon Antiques
Photograph by Richard Goodbody

The Jewelry of Harry Bertoia

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 to Sunday, September 25, 2016