Wednesday, March 1, 2017 -
2:45 pm to 4:45 pm

March 1-5, MAD and other New York City institutions will be participating in the NAEA, National Arts Education Association conference. On March 1, join us for two events as part of the NEAE’s Museum Education Preconference.

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Often referred to as the hippie movement, the Counterculture of the 1960s and 1970s swept away the conformism of the previous decades and professed an alternative lifestyle whose effects still resonate today, epitomized by transformations and unique manifestations of handmade fashion and personal style.

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 6:30 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
Peter Voulkos

Photo by Oppi Untracht, courtesy American Craft Council Library and Archives

The Breakthrough Years

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 to Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Lauren Kalman, But if the Crime is Beautiful... (Strangers to the Garden) installation, 2016
Photo: Tom Little
Courtesy of the Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh, PA.

But if the Crime Is Beautiful…

Thursday, October 20, 2016 to Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Contact III, 1977 (detail)
Françoise Grossen
Photo: Joshua White/
Courtesy of the artist and Blum & Poe, Los Angeles/New York/Tokyo

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 to Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Stanley Rosen

From left to right:

Untitled, 1959
Untitled, 1965–67
Untitled, 1964–65

MAD Collects

Monday, November 28, 2016 to Wednesday, March 15, 2017