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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.
Admissions
Chang Yuchen

Visit Chang Yuchen this Friday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Chang Yuchen works in an interdisciplinary manner, perceiving embroidery as drawing, weaving as writing, clothing as portable theater, and installation as moving image.

At MAD, Yuchen will expand on her project “Use Value,” in which she produces useful commodities to...

Tamara Santibañez

Visit Tamara Santibañez this Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Tamara Santibañez draws from her holistic identity as it relates to the worlds of the American South, Mexican tradition, immigrant family dynamics, queerness, punk rock, and sadomasochism. She grounds her own experiences through piecing together formative fabrics, sounds,...

Special Events
Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

On World AIDS Day, Visual AIDS presents the 29th annual Day With(out) Art: ALTERNATE ENDINGS, ACTIVIST RISINGS, highlighting the impact of art in AIDS activism and advocacy today. 

Talks
Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Inspired by the intersections between food and fibers, current Artist Studios resident Victoria Manganiello has been traveling the world to make handwoven tablecloths with local weavers and home-cooked meals with local chefs. 

Studio Sundays
Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join textile designer Elodie Blanchard for a fun and exciting workshop where participants are invited to sketch out their ideal creature and then create their own soft toy using filling, foam, and fabric.

Teachers
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Facilitated by author Marit Dewhurst, workshop attendees will participate in art activities, explore MAD’s exhibitions, and engage in dialogue about how to get to know our neighbors.

Talks
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Join us for an in-depth lecture covering DIA’s “Input Output” studio approach highlighting the thinking and process behind kinetic identity design and typography.

Workshops
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

Slow down, unplug, and experience MAD in a whole new way through meditation workshops led by Kadampa Meditation Center NYC.

Members
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Supporting members and above are invited to join Samantha De Tillio, Assistant Curator and Angelik Vizcarrondo-Laboy, Assistant Manager of Curatorial Affairs for a private tour of The Burke Prize 2018: The Future of Craft Part 2

MADmakes
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

In this iteration of MADmakes, visitors will create their own mixed-media tapestries by sewing together found textiles and embroidering recycled fabric.

Encounters
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 7:15 pm

Experience performances by some of New York’s most exciting musicians in response to Anne Lindberg’s the eye’s level, a site-specific installation that uses hundreds of strings to evoke a cool ray of light raking across the gallery.

Artslab
Friday, December 14, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Join artist Nirvana Santos for an introduction to life casting. Participants will work in pairs to make a mold of their own hands using the nontoxic alginate method.

Exhibitions on view
Bayne Peterson

Untitled, 2017

Dyed plywood, dyed epoxy

15 1/8 × 21 1/2 × 5 1/4 in. (38.4 × 54.6 × 13.3 cm)

Photo by Jeffrey Sturges, courtesy Kristen Lorello. NY.

The Future of Craft Part 1

Thursday, September 6, 2018 to Sunday, March 31, 2019
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