Events
Museum Hours Today
10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Docent Tours
There are docent tours at 11:30 am and 3:00 pm. 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 8:30 pm.

Visit Austin Ballard this Friday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Austin Ballard’s practice offers a platform for questioning our heavily designed lived environments by merging them with those objects and places that often appear uncategorized, unstable and inhospitable. Serving as a connection of man-made architecture and the natural...

Exhibitions on view today
Job Smeets and Nynke Tynagel in foundry.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016 to Sunday, August 21, 2016
Woven Forms, 1963

Exhibition catalogue, Museum of Contemporary Crafts (now Museum of Arts and Design)

Photo courtesy American Craft Council Archives

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 to Sunday, September 18, 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