Events
Museum Hours
MAD is open from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm from Tuesday to Sunday. On Thursday and Friday, the Museum is open until 9:00 pm
Docent Tours
There are docent tours daily at 11:30 am and 3:00 pm, as well as 6:30 pm on Thursday evenings. Docent tours are free with admission and meet in the lobby.
Artist Studios
The Artist Studios are open daily from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm and 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm, as well as 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm on Thursdays and Fridays.
Rachel Frank
MADmakes
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 6:00 pm

In celebration of Textile Month, join artist-in-residence Rachel Frank as she leads visitors in creating a sculptural plant using fabric and sewing techniques.

Sara Rahbar

Flag #12 (L) & Flag #4, 2006-2013 Land of Opportunity Series Mixed-media 66 x 38 inches & 69x39 inches Image courtesy Sara Rahbar and Carbon 12

Talks
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Moderated by journalist and humanitarian Tara Kangarlou, this panel discussion brings together three women in the field of art and design whose innovative fashion and art projects raise both money and awareness in support of global refugee relief.

Naama Tsabar

Propagation (Opus 3), 2015

Wood, speakers, amplifiers, mixers, wires, cables, piano strings, bone, cable holders, contact microphones, brass, sheet rock. 6.5 meters high x 6.8 meters wide.

MARTE- Contemporary, El Salvador

Photo by Rodrigo Dada Courtesy of the artist

Members
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

VIP members opening for Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound and Studio Views: Craft in the Expanded Field.

Naama Tsabar

Propagation (Opus 3), 2015

Wood, speakers, amplifiers, mixers, wires, cables, piano strings, bone, cable holders, contact microphones, brass, sheet rock. 6.5 meters high x 6.8 meters wide.

MARTE- Contemporary, El Salvador

Photo by Rodrigo Dada Courtesy of the artist

Members
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Members opening for Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound and Studio Views: Craft in the Expanded Field.

Talks
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Join us for this unique opportunity to converse with artists-in-residence about their studio practice.

Workshops
Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Join Studio Views artist-in-residence Sarah Zapata for an afternoon seminar that explores the technique of coiling and its connection to cultures indigenous to South and Central America.

Installation view of <em>Studio Views: Craft in the Expanded Field</em>

LJ Roberts
Photo by Jenna Bascom, courtesy of the Museum of Arts and Design

Workshops
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Join Studio Views artist-in-residence LJ Roberts for an afternoon seminar that explores how layout, font size, negative space, and other design choices interact with poetic text.

Installation view of <em>Studio Views: Craft in the Expanded Field</em>

Photo by Jenna Bascom, courtesy of the Museum of Arts and Design

Talks
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Join experts in the fields of contemporary craft, art, and design as they lead public discussions in the gallery-situated studios of Studio Views artists-in-residence LJ Roberts and Sarah Zapata.

Exhibitions on view
Ilana Harris-Babou

Cooking with the Erotic (still), 2016. 2-channel HD video, 11:47 min. Image courtesy of the artist.

One Bad Recipe

Thursday, September 7, 2017 to Sunday, October 22, 2017
Sarah Zapata

Installation view, If I Could by Sarah Zapata (2017). Image courtesy of Deli Gallery.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 to Sunday, January 7, 2018
Arjen Noordeman and Christie Wright

Horn Bracelet, 2010
Porcelain, gold luster

5 x 4 x 4 1/2 in. (12.7 x 10.2 x 11.4 cm)3 in. diameter opening

Museum purchase with funds provided by the Collections Committee, 2011

Part of Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 to Sunday, February 11, 2018
Studio PSK

Polyphonic Playground x Studio Wayne McGregor, Here East, London 2016

Photo by: Katy Davies

Part of Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 to Sunday, February 11, 2018
Naama Tsabar

Propagation (Opus 3), 2015

Wood, speakers, amplifiers, mixers, wires, cables, piano strings, bone, cable holders, contact microphones, brass, sheet rock. 6.5 meters high x 6.8 meters wide.

MARTE- Contemporary, El Salvador

Photo by Rodrigo Dada

Courtesy of artist

Thursday, September 14, 2017 to Sunday, February 25, 2018