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...

Posted by Andrea D. on February 5, 2010 - 2:16pm
Categories: On the Walls

Art History class teaches us many well-known facts about Andy Warhol...

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