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.
Chang Yuchen

Visit Chang Yuchen this Friday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Chang Yuchen works in an interdisciplinary manner, perceiving embroidery as drawing, weaving as writing, clothing as portable theater, and installation as moving image.

At MAD, Yuchen will expand on her project “Use Value,” in which she produces useful commodities to...

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,...

Tours
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Spend the day exploring Long Island City, New York City’s fastest-growing arts scene.

Artist Studios
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Join Artist Studios resident Anthony Iacono for hands-on experimentation with texture and form. During this workshop, participants will utilize everyday objects to produce still life rubbings using crayons and pastels. All supplies will be provided, and participants are encouraged to bring their own textured props to work with.

 

Wild Zero, 1999 Dir. Tetsuro Takeuchi

Film
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 6:30 pm

Guitar Wolf’s response to the Ramones’ Rock n’ Roll High School plays out the fantasy of their most diehard fan: to become an unofficial member of the band—not just on the road, but on their all-of-a-sudden mission to stamp out a zombie apocalypse!

Workshops
Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Explore the role of memory and nostalgia in jewelry and make your own form of personal adornment.

Workshops
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Take a break from the work week and stretch your creative skill set in our Design Happy Hour workshop inspired by the  punk graphics on view in the exhibition Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die: Punk Graphics, 1976–1986

Access
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 2:00 pm

Join a MAD docent and an American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter for a focused and intimate gallery tour of our current exhibitions. Visitors will gain an understanding of the materials, processes, and concepts that drive innovation in the fields of art, craft, and design. The docent will also open the floor for discussion about the works on view.

Exhibitions on view

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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