Posted by Ailie on June 29, 2010 - 1:56pm
Categories: Within the Walls

The other day my friend introduced me to the Bechdel Test. It was devised to judge how women are represented in film...

Posted by Laura M. on June 22, 2010 - 12:49pm
Categories: Within the Walls

Summer at The Modern is strangely quiet. School is out and airlines are busy, transporting passengers...

Posted by Ailie on June 14, 2010 - 1:45pm
Categories: On the Walls

Texas summers make me miss spring. The short glimmer of cool weather we have in north Texas...

Posted by Lindsey D. on June 11, 2010 - 12:59pm
Categories: Within the Walls

The Modern was a little louder than usual on Sunday with over 20 children gathering around...

Posted by Laura M. on June 8, 2010 - 12:33pm
Categories: On the Walls

Perhaps, while slaving through your liberal arts education (or simply perusing public television), you wandered into the world of mythology...

Posted by Andrea D. on June 4, 2010 - 3:42pm
Categories: On the Walls

In The Modern's latest FOCUS exhibition, Ben Jones takes the term "mixed media" as literally as possible...

Posted by Andrea D. on May 7, 2010 - 4:31pm
Categories: On the Walls

When wandering through Andy Warhol: The Last Decade, The Last Supper (1986) is undoubtedly one of the exhibition's standouts...

Posted by Andrea D. on April 23, 2010 - 3:43pm
Categories: On the Walls

In celebration of William Shakespeare's birthday (and death-day) today, I have a confession to make: every time I walk by...

Posted by Diana on April 13, 2010 - 2:28pm

The second artist for the Teen-Artist Program was Sean Ibanez, who introduced the students...

Posted by Andrea D. on April 6, 2010 - 3:02pm
Categories: On the Walls

The first time I encountered Andy Warhol's "The Last Supper (Christ 112 Times)" (1986), it was not in the galleries of The Modern. It wasn't even...

Posted by Andrea D. on March 25, 2010 - 3:35pm
Categories: On the Walls

Now that "Andy Warhol: The Last Decade" has been at The Modern for a few weeks, I've had the opportunity to take several of my friends on tours through the galleries, where we...

Posted by Andrea D. on March 8, 2010 - 2:49pm
Categories: On the Walls

When you approach the entrance to Andy Warhol: The Last Decade, there's a painting at the top of the stairs where Andy's green fright wig self-portrait used to stand...

Posted by Andrea D. on March 5, 2010 - 4:12pm

The most fascinating aspect of Gabriel Acevedo Velarde's "Cone Flow" exhibit is not, in my opinion, the art pieces themselves. It's a strange thing...

Posted by Andrea D. on February 16, 2010 - 2:58pm
Categories: On the Walls

In the early 1940's, a painter by the name of Jackson Pollock began developing a technique that allowed him to spontaneously drip enamel paint onto flat canvases, resulting in...

Posted by Diana on February 8, 2010 - 1:28pm

The students went to the galleries to view the "Susan Rothenberg: Moving in Place" exhibition and some of the...

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