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.

Visit Katya Grokhovsky this Thursday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Katya Grokhovsky’s interdisciplinary process-based practice combines painting, drawing, sculpture, installation, performance, and video to explore issues of gender, labor, alienation, displacement, and the self, often employing the body as a tool to interweave the personal...

Visit Xin Liu this Tuesday–Saturday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Mixing scientific research with personal narratives, Xin Liu creates transformative, participatory experiences and bodily objects to examine the constitution of subjectivity and affects. She trained as an engineer for two decades, and technology functions as her native...

Studio Sundays
Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Work alongside Van Lier Fellow and exhibiting artist Camille Hoffman to create a mixed-media landscape that acts as a self-portrait.

<i>Green Book Chronicles</i>

Collage by Becky Wible Searles, including animation still by Ammar Nassri and Zhou Quan 

Green Book covers courtesy of New York Public Library

Image Courtesy Becky Wible Searles

Cinema
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

A live-action documentary with animation, The Green Book Chronicles explores the history of Victor Hugo Green’s legendary travel guide, The Negro Motorist Green Book.

Camille Hoffman
Workshops
Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Students of all skill levels are invited to create their own invented landscapes following an introduction to new collage and painting techniques.

Jonathan Calm

Green Book (Lorraine Motel I), 2016
Archival Pigment Print; 12” X 12”
Courtesy of the artist and Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco
© Jonathan Calm.

Talks
Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Join journalist Alvin Hall and photographer Jonathan Calm for a special presentation of their 2016 BBC Radio 4 documentary The Green Book, expanded and amended to include additional research, audio, and photographs. Their trip was inspired by Victor Hugo Green’s revolutionary travel guide, The Negro Motorist Green Book, published annually between 1936 and 1967.

The Store at MAD
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Join us for a trunk show with mother-daughter jewelers Suneera and Ana Swarup. During our three-day event enjoy a 20% savings on all your purchases. 

MADmakes
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 6:00 pm

Join artist-in-residence Esperanza Cortés to create your own one-of-a-kind earring or pendant using glass beads, chain, thread, wax, feathers, leather, paper, plastic, small personal photographs, shaped wire, and a variety of mixed-media elements.

Talks
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

In recent years, entire industries within the creative space have been made possible by the birth and accessibility of innovative design tools and technologies.

The Store at MAD
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Join us for a trunk show with mother-daughter jewelers Suneera and Ana Swarup. During our three-day event enjoy a 20% savings on all your purchases. 

The Store at MAD
Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Join us for a trunk show with mother-daughter jewelers Suneera and Ana Swarup. During our three-day event enjoy a 20% savings on all your purchases. 

MADmakes
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Join us Thursday April 19th starting at 6pm to make a reusable banner, pin, or patch for the walkout with textile artist Emily Oliveira. All materials will be provided, and all teens and their allies are welcome.

Members
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Supporting Members and above are invited to join MAD’s Windgate Research and Collections Curator Elissa Auther for a private tour of Surface/Depth: The Decorative After Miriam Schapiro.

Performance
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 7:00 pm

A live performance of choreographed gestures gleaned from everyday routines, Theater of the Mundane features Katya Grokhovsky, Sierra Ortega, and Angeli Sion. The three performers will explore the human condition and effects of greed and overconsumption while interacting with objects, video, sound, each other, and the audience, highlighting themes of urban alienation, isolation, and longing.

Exhibitions on view
Camille Hoffman

Landing (Mist Parts Over Columbus Circle), 2017

Medical records, credit card offers, tiki decorations, nature calendars, plastic tablecloths, plastic bags, Dora the Explorer puzzle pieces, photo, maps and oil on chicken wire and wood 

48 x 66 x 4 inches

 

Pieceable Kingdom

Thursday, January 18, 2018 to Sunday, April 8, 2018

Travel and Segregation in Jim Crow America

Thursday, March 1, 2018 to Sunday, April 8, 2018

Thursday, January 25, 2018 to Sunday, August 12, 2018

The Decorative After Miriam Schapiro

Thursday, March 22, 2018 to Sunday, September 9, 2018

1ST SITE

Thursday, March 22, 2018 to Sunday, September 9, 2018
Kevin Hughes

United States
Necklace, 2013
Plastic from water jug, duct tape, silver
10.1 x 15.2 x 4.4 cm
Photo: the artist Photo courtesy of Velvet da Vinci

Encounters Along the Border

Thursday, March 1, 2018 to Sunday, September 23, 2018