Events
Museum Hours
MAD is open from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm from Tuesday to Sunday. On Thursday and Friday, the Museum is open until 9:00 pm
Docent Tours
There are docent tours daily at 11:30 am and 3:00 pm, as well as 6:30 pm on Thursday evenings. Docent tours are free with admission and meet in the lobby.
Artist Studios
The Artist Studios are open daily from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm and 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm, as well as 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm on Thursdays and Fridays.

Visit Andrew Bearnot this Friday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

A self-described materialist with a background in materials science and traditional craft media, Andrew Bearnot explores the aesthetic potential and technical intricacies of the material world. He is interested broadly in technologies of making and specifically in...

Visit Xin Liu this Tuesday–Saturday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Mixing scientific research with personal narratives, Xin Liu creates transformative, participatory experiences and bodily objects to examine the constitution of subjectivity and affects. She trained as an engineer for two decades, and technology functions as her native...

Mariana Garibay Raeke
MADmakes
Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 6:00 pm

Explore mold-making with artist-in-residence Mariana Garibay Raeke. Visitors will cast an array of shapes in clay using a selection of commercial molds and handmade molds fashioned out of common household materials such as paper cups.

Talks
Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Travel back to the late 1960s/early 1970s with curator Lauren Whitley of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to explore the era’s freewheeling fun fashions in celebration of MAD’s exhibition Counter-Couture: Handmade Fashion in an American Counterculture.

Photo credit: Alana Mercurio

Members
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 8:00 am

Following an introduction by the Parrish Art Museum’s Chief Curator Alicia Longwell, guests will tour the Parrish Art Museum’s current exhibitions John Graham: Maverick Modernist and Platform: Clifford Ross: Light/Waves.

Talks
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Vanessa Friedman, Fashion Director and Chief Fashion Critic for the New York Times, joins Hazel Clark, curator of MAD’s exhibition fashion after Fashion, for a conversation about the contemporary state of fashion and where it might go next.

Workshops
Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 1:00 pm

In Japanese, the word kumihimo means to gather or combine cord or thread. The traditional belt of the kimono, the obi, was once bound by a cord of kumihimo called an obijime. Samurai once used kumihimo as laces for their armor. It is an art both culturally significant and beautiful.

Exhibitions on view

You Can’t Bury Me, I’m Already Underground

Thursday, May 11, 2017 to Sunday, July 2, 2017

Crafting a New York Story

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 to Sunday, August 6, 2017
ensæmble

In-betweens Surface 1, 2015, pigment print

Courtesy of ensæmble

Thursday, April 27, 2017 to Sunday, August 6, 2017

"Hippie Royalty on the Rocks," Ibiza, 1969. Photo by Karl Ferris, featuring crocheted designs by 100% Birgitta.

Handmade Fashion in an American Counterculture

Thursday, March 2, 2017 to Sunday, August 20, 2017

MAD Collects

Monday, November 28, 2016 to Monday, September 11, 2017

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