Events
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Damien Davis explores historical representations of blackness by seeking to unpack the visual language of cultures both domestic and abroad, questioning how representations of race are coded and decoded through craft, design, and digital modes of production.

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Led by MAD’s artists-in-residence, MADmakes is a drop-in, hands-on series where visitors can test their skills at art making and creative production. MADmakes provides an opportunity for visitors to better understand and appreciate the workmanship that goes into contemporary studio practice today.

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Led by MAD’s artists-in-residence, MADmakes is a drop-in, hands-on series where visitors can test their skills at art making and creative production. MADmakes provides an opportunity for visitors to better understand and appreciate the workmanship that goes into contemporary studio practice today.

Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

In this iteration of MADmakes, visitors will create their own mixed-media tapestries by sewing together found textiles and embroidering recycled fabric.

Exhibitions on view today
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

Kookerville

Thursday, September 6, 2018 to Monday, November 5, 2018
Liz Collins

1ST SITE

Thursday, September 20, 2018 to Sunday, March 17, 2019
Bayne Peterson

Untitled, 2017

Dyed plywood, dyed epoxy

15 1/8 × 21 1/2 × 5 1/4 in. (38.4 × 54.6 × 13.3 cm)

Photo by Jeffrey Sturges, courtesy Kristen Lorello. NY.

The Future of Craft Part 1

Thursday, September 6, 2018 to Sunday, March 31, 2019
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