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.

Raw wool, wood, marking crayon
H:12-W:12-D:3 inches
Photo Credit: Keith Nolan Photography

Visit Brigitta Varadi this Tuesday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Utilizing painting, textile, video, and public engagement, Brigitta Varadi explores cultural traditions that relate to the invisible, everyday rituals of working life. She examines the disappearing traditions and daily activities of small, secluded communities around the ...

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,...

Studio Sundays
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join artist Anna Riley to make your own paper using both traditional fibers and non-traditional materials. Additional elements (flower petals, leaves, thread, etc.) will be provided for use in personalizing your creations.

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 8:30 am to 3:30 pm

Join us for a full-day professional development workshop focusing on the exhibitions Surface/Depth: The Decorative After Miriam Schapiro and Tanya Aguiñiga: Craft and Care. 

Yongbaek Lee
Angel Soldier (still), 2011
Digital video
Courtesy the artist
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Curated by filmmaker and artist Jodie Mack, this program of short films foregrounds objects and collections in a parade of motifs that range from the ornamental to the lexical.

Photo by Azikiwe Mohammed

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Join Marcel Rosa-Salas and Isabel Flower as they walk us through their project Documenting the Nameplate which looks at archiving stories and significance of the Nameplate as a design and cultural object.

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Join Artist Studios Program alum and exhibiting artist Anna Riley to experiment with the mold-and-deckle papermaking process, using traditional fibers and non-traditional inclusions.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

This introductory workshop explores weaving as a powerful creative tool for healing and self-discovery, transforming MAD’s sixth floor into a safe space in which to address our physical ailments, traumas, anxieties, and struggles. Emphasis will be placed on the ways in which color, texture, pattern, and process combine to express our memories and initiate healing.

Exhibitions on view
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