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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 Jennie Maydew this Sunday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Artist and educator Jennie Maydew employs traditional craft methods to achieve modern utility. At MAD, Maydew will construct a system of customizable, egalitarian, and modular storage components for garments titled Wearable Auxiliaries. The system is constructed from a no-...

Visit Anthony Akinbola this Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

The Museum of Arts and Design has selected Anthony Akinbola as its eighth MAD Artist Fellow. Created in 2016, the fellowship is dedicated to promoting emerging artists from historically underrepresented communities. MAD Fellows work on site fulltime in a dedicated studio...

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Spend the day exploring Long Island City, New York City’s fastest-growing arts scene.

Artist Studios
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Join Artist Studios resident Anthony Iacono for hands-on experimentation with texture and form. During this workshop, participants will utilize everyday objects to produce still life rubbings using crayons and pastels. All supplies will be provided, and participants are encouraged to bring their own textured props to work with.


Wild Zero, 1999 Dir. Tetsuro Takeuchi

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 6:30 pm

Guitar Wolf’s response to the Ramones’ Rock n’ Roll High School plays out the fantasy of their most diehard fan: to become an unofficial member of the band—not just on the road, but on their all-of-a-sudden mission to stamp out a zombie apocalypse!

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Explore the role of memory and nostalgia in jewelry and make your own form of personal adornment.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Take a break from the work week and stretch your creative skill set in our Design Happy Hour workshop inspired by the  punk graphics on view in the exhibition Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die: Punk Graphics, 1976–1986

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 2:00 pm

Join a MAD docent and an American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter for a focused and intimate gallery tour of our current exhibitions. Visitors will gain an understanding of the materials, processes, and concepts that drive innovation in the fields of art, craft, and design. The docent will also open the floor for discussion about the works on view.

Exhibitions on view
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