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.
Anthony Iacono

"Corduroy", 2017, acrylic on cut and collaged paper, 24 x 18 inches

Visit Anthony Iacono this Wednesday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Anthony Iacono’s painted collages depict anonymous queer bodies with quotidian objects recontextualized into perverse and fetishistic scenarios. An alumnus of the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, he earned a BFA from the School of Visual Arts and an MFA from...

Tamara Santibañez

Visit Tamara Santibañez this Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Tamara Santibañez draws from her holistic identity as it relates to the worlds of the American South, Mexican tradition, immigrant family dynamics, queerness, punk rock, and sadomasochism. She grounds her own experiences through piecing together formative fabrics, sounds,...

Bikutsi Water Blues, 1988 Dir. Jean-Marie Teno

Film
Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 2:00 pm

Before starring in their own concert film (Man No Run by Claire Denis), the legendary bikutsi rock group Les Têtes Brulées appeared as one of several unconventional guests at a school in Cameroon determined to fight for drinkable water in this docu-fiction hybrid.

Studio Sundays
Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Led by MAD artists-in-residence, Studio Sundays are a play-based experience for multigenerational visitors to learn new skills and ideas together in a semi-structured art studio and gallery-based environment.

Encounters
Monday, June 3, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Through verbal description, conversation, and sensory experiences, visitors will gain an understanding of the materials, processes, and concepts that drive innovation in the fields of art, craft, and design.

Teachers
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

A full-day professional workshop for teachers with Julia Gorton, designer, educator, and celebrated photographer of NYC's No Wave music scene.

Arada, 2018 Dir. Mu Tunc

Film
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 6:30 pm

Ozan is celebrating his birthday, meaning another confrontation with his father about the direction his life is going in, an important gig to play, and a special present to hunt down—which may or may not be a one-way ticket to America.

Artslab
Friday, June 7, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Artslab is a free workshop series that connects NYC teens with alumni of MAD's Artist Studios Residency Program. The workshops are created by teens in MAD’s Artslife Internship Program. Admission is free and granted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Talks
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 6:30 pm

Presented with AIGA NY, a discussion with Matt Luckhurst, founder and executive creative director of The New Company, on the changing nature of the design business and the new ideas impacting the future of the industry.

 

Emiko Shinozaki
Workshops
Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Presented in conjunction with Non-Stick Nostalgia: Y2K Retrofuturism in Contemporary Jewelry, create jewelry that delights the senses with Artist Studios alum Emiko Shinozaki.

Talk / Workshop
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 6:00 pm

Artist Studios alumna Victoria Manganiello will deliver a talk and lead a workshop dedicated to untangling the interwoven histories of textiles and computers inspired by
her site-specific installation Computer 1.0.

Talks
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 6:30 pm

Person Place Thing host Randy Cohen interviews the award-winning graphic designer, writer, and punk graphics fan in a live broadcast from MAD museum of the popular public radio series. Music provided by Lenny Kaye.

 

Kutya éji dala (The Dog’s Night Song),1983 Dir. Gábor Bódy

Film
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 6:30 pm

Widely considered one of the unsung giants of Eastern European cinema, Bódy reached a new peak with this strange tale of a priest making door-to-door visits in a small Hungarian town.

Exhibitions on view

A site-specific installation

Thursday, May 16, 2019 to Sunday, June 30, 2019

Y2K Retrofuturism in Contemporary Jewelry

Thursday, March 21, 2019 to Sunday, July 21, 2019

1ST S1TE

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 to Sunday, July 28, 2019

Photo by Jenna Bascom

Punk Graphics, 1976–1986

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 to Sunday, August 18, 2019

Virtual Still Lifes

Thursday, May 2, 2019 to Sunday, September 15, 2019
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