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 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-...

Workshops
Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Artist Studios Program alum and current summer studio resident Cynthia Alberto leads this workshop highlighting weaving techniques and sustainable practices.

Residency
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

A four-day collaboration between artist Tanya Aguiñiga and weavers Bianca Dominguez, Sonia Kim, and Marcelle St. Bernard, Performance Crafting: Backstrap Weaving will transform MAD’s lobby staircase into a backstrap loom.

Residency
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

A four-day collaboration between artist Tanya Aguiñiga and weavers Bianca Dominguez, Sonia Kim, and Marcelle St. Bernard, Performance Crafting: Backstrap Weaving will transform MAD’s lobby staircase into a backstrap loom.

Residency
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

A four-day collaboration between artist Tanya Aguiñiga and weavers Bianca Dominguez, Sonia Kim, and Marcelle St. Bernard, Performance Crafting: Backstrap Weaving will transform MAD’s lobby staircase into a backstrap loom.

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

Luam Melake’s mixed-media textile works operate between painting and sculpture, simultaneously addressing surface, structure, form, and materiality. Join her to create experimental, multidisciplinary objects by working fibers and paints into a sculptural form.

Residency
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

A four-day collaboration between artist Tanya Aguiñiga and weavers Bianca Dominguez, Sonia Kim, and Marcelle St. Bernard, Performance Crafting: Backstrap Weaving will transform MAD’s lobby staircase into a backstrap loom.

Residency
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

A four-day collaboration between artist Tanya Aguiñiga and weavers Bianca Dominguez, Sonia Kim, and Marcelle St. Bernard, Performance Crafting: Backstrap Weaving will transform MAD’s lobby staircase into a backstrap loom.

Members
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 10:00 am

Join MAD for a special daylong art adventure to Brooklyn! The day will include a visit to Pioneer Works in Red Hook with a broad overview of the facilities. In the afternoon, the group will visit The Brooklyn Navy Yard, which includes visits to prominent artists’ studios.

Exhibitions on view
Anna Riley

The Stone for Burning, 2016

One of sixteen digital prints in series

Image courtesy the artist

 

The Softening of Stone

Thursday, May 3, 2018 to Tuesday, July 3, 2018

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

1ST SITE

Thursday, March 22, 2018 to Thursday, September 6, 2018

The Decorative After Miriam Schapiro

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
Tanya Aguiñiga

Installation view of Tanya Aguiñiga: Craft & Care

Photo by Jenna Bascom. Courtesy of the Museum of Arts and Design.

 

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 to Tuesday, October 2, 2018
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