Events
Museum Hours Today
10 am to 6 pm
Docent Tours
There are docent tours at 11:30 am and 3 pm. Docent tours are free with admission and meet in the lobby.
Artist Studios
The Artist Studios are open today from 10 am to 1:30 pm and 2:30 pm to 5 pm.

Visit Summer Studio Residency: Cynthia Alberto and Weaving Hand this Tuesday–Sunday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Since 2008, the Museum of Arts and Design has hosted over 150 contemporary artists, designers, and craftspeople as residents within its Artist Studios Program. To celebrate the tenth anniversary of the program, MAD has invited one of its first-...

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.

Family
Sunday, March 6, 2016 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Visitors of all ages will learn about textiles at this hands-on workshop. MAD’s Educators will guide participants in the creation of a God’s Eye, a spiritual object woven with yarn, as well as other weaving and needlepoint techniques.

KNITTING NATION Phase 8: Under Construction (2012), Liz Collins

Installation view at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston

Photo Courtesy of Liz Collins

Encounters
Sunday, March 6, 2016 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Artist Liz Collins will present KNITTING NATION 15, a site-specific installation and live labor performance and the 15th iteration of her ongoing KNITTING NATION project.

Exhibitions on view
Ebony G. Patterson: Dead Treez

Installation View of Ebony G. Patterson: Dead Treez at the Museum of Arts and Design

Photo: Butcher Walsh © Museum of Arts and Design

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 to Sunday, April 3, 2016

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

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 to Sunday, May 22, 2016
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