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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 Paolo Arao this Saturday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Paolo Arao explores the queering of geometric abstraction through sewn paintings, fabric collage, and textile constructions. Using secondhand clothing, hand-dyed fabrics, and used canvas drop cloths, Arao creates compositions of bold color and repeated geometries that disrupt...

Visit Anthony Akinbola this Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

The Museum of Arts and Design has selected Anthony Akinbola as its eighth MAD Artist Fellow. Created in 2016, the fellowship is dedicated to promoting emerging artists from historically underrepresented communities. MAD Fellows work on site fulltime in a dedicated studio...

Artist Studios
Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 6:30 pm

A celebration of the Museum's current class of Artists-in-Residence at the end of a six-month residency in the Museum's Artist Studios.

Studio Sundays
Sunday, August 4, 2019 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Led by 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.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

SOLD OUT! 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

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

Join MAD Artist Fellow Tamara Santibañez for a free button-design workshop inspired by the exhibition Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die: Punk Graphics, 1976—1986.  

Photo: Ryan Schude

Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Devo frontman, Hollywood composer, and conceptual artist Mark Mothersbaugh joins us from his L.A. studio via skype for a big group draw in The Theater at MAD. 

Friday, August 16, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

An exclusive after-hours tour of Vera Paints a Scarf led by Mr. Showbiz himself, Murray Hill!

Monday, August 19, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join an artist-educator for a tour of Roger Brown: Virtual Still Lifes designed for visitors who are blind or have low vision. 

Exhibitions on view
Vera Neumann

Photo: Jenna Bascom

The Art and Design of Vera Neumann

Thursday, August 8, 2019 to Sunday, January 26, 2020
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