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Member Event
Feb 08, 2014

Members’ Preview Tours at the Modern

Saturday, February 8
10 am–noon

Cafe Modern
Feb 07, 2014

Featuring Kevin Townson
Cocktail: Cupid’s Kiss

The first Friday of each month, the Star-Telegram, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, and Café Modern team up to bring you live music and cocktails from 5 to 8 pm. Bring your friends to enjoy diverse live performances, cocktail selections, and the opportunity to dine in Café Modern by night.

Feb 04, 2014

February 4 – Fred Tomaselli, featured in the Modern’s special exhibition FOCUS: Fred Tomaselli, is renowned as one of the premiere artists of today. In this Tuesday Evenings presentation, he shares ideas and work that span his career and brings us to his current endeavors.

Cafe Modern
Feb 04, 2014 - Feb 04, 2014

Café Modern Hosts The Balvenie Scotch Whiskey and Chocolate Dessert Tasting

Tuesday, February 4
6:30 to 8:30 pm

Join us for a special scotch tasting event as guest speaker & The Balvenie Brand Ambassador, Jonathan Wingo, guides us through four tastings of The Balvenie's single malt scotches paired with an assortment of chocolate desserts.  

Gallery Program
Feb 02, 2014

Learn with local artists as they lead free, informal basic drawing classes in the galleries. This class is open to adults at all skill levels. Bring a sketchbook and pencils. Registration is not required, but a sign-in sheet is available at the information desk.
First Sundays of the month, 2–3:30 pm

Gallery Program
Feb 02, 2014

Two sessions of this free program for children are offered, one for ages 5 to 8 and one for ages 9 to 12. Each session is led by an artist who takes participants through informal drawing exercises that relate to works in the Modern’s galleries. Children under the age of six must be accompanied by an adult during the program. Bring a sketchbook and pencils. Attendance is limited; early arrival is encouraged. A sign-up sheet is located at the information desk.

Feb 02, 2014


Docent-led tours in Spanish are offered at 2 pm on the first Sunday of each month, when gallery admission is free. These tours are open to the public and do not require prior arrangements.

Docents are also available to conduct private tours in Spanish, French, German, Mandarin, and American Sign Language when reservations are made at least two weeks in advance.

Feb 01, 2014

Docents are available to lead tours of the Modern’s building, designed by the renowned architect Tadao Ando. Group tours can accommodate 10 to 60 people and last approximately one hour; these tours must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance of the requested date. A public architecture tour is offered on the first Saturday of each month at 11 am.

Cafe Modern
Jan 23, 2014

Everybody Needs an Outlet. How About a Creative One?

Thursday, March 27

Join Modern Contemporaries members in the studio for wine, beer, and a little artmaking of your own. We’ll visit the exhibition David Bates for some inspiration.

Gallery Program
Jan 22, 2014

In the Moment at the Modern: A Program for People with Memory Loss
Fourth Wednesdays, 10 am and 2 pm

This special program is designed for people with memory loss and their caregivers. Participants experience works of art at the Modern through intimate conversations with docents and thoughtful projects designed by the Museum’s education staff. Two sessions are offered the fourth Wednesday of each month, with space for up 20 participants at both 10 am and 2 pm. This free program includes admission to the galleries and all materials.