Friday, May 6, 2016 - 7:00 pm

Join authors Glenn Adamson and Julia Bryan-Wilson as they discuss their new book Art in the Making: Artists and their Materials from the Studio to Crowdsourcing.

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 11:30 am

A conversation about entrepreneurship and the arts featuring Brittni Collins (Creative Capital), Pati Hertling (MATERIAL Vodka), and Terry Hope Romero (Kickstarter). With cities becoming increasingly unaffordable for artists to live and work, what projects get funded and how have become powerfully relevant questions.

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 2:00 pm

The keynote address, by artist/architect James Wines, will expand on the concept of “SEEDING.”  His interpretation focuses on integrative ideas in architecture and public space that sow the seeds for people interaction.

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 5:00 pm

A Conversation about Architecture and Environment. Architect Bjarke Ingels in conversation with Carson Chan, Moderated by Felix Burrichter.

Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Discover the art and design made at MAD with the residents of the Artist Studios Program. Join outgoing artists as they discuss their work in a Pecha Kucha style presentation in the Theater at MAD.

Exhibitions on view today
Varvara & Mar

The Speed of Markets, 2014
Casted plastic, custom-made electronics, custom-made software, computer, USB hub
4 3/4 x 3 11/16 x 9 5/8 in. (12.1 x 9.4 x 24.5cm), each

Photo by Varvara & Mar © Varvara & Mar

Andreas Bunte, Denis Côté, Daniel Eisenberg and Varvara & Mar

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 to Sunday, May 22, 2016
Job Smeets and Nynke Tynagel in foundry.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016 to Sunday, August 21, 2016

The artist manipulating the tops of rods shaped like cattails, using individual fingers to move specific rods, to create a complex sound

Bertoia Barn
Barto, PA
Photo by and courtesy of Beverly H. Twitchell

Harry Bertoia’s Environment for Sound

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 to Sunday, September 25, 2016
“Gong” Pendant, circa 1960s

Forged sterling silver
4 × 4 × 1/8 in. (10.2 × 10.2 × 0.3 cm)
Courtesy of Leah Gordon Antiques
Photograph by Richard Goodbody

The Jewelry of Harry Bertoia

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 to Sunday, September 25, 2016