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 Max Colby this Wednesday in the Artist Studios at MAD.

Max Colby creates maximal works of textiles, embroidery, and painting that examine social themes through a queer lens. Their series of intricate embroideries and textile assemblages subvert craft forms and techniques traditionally tied to domestic, religious, and ceremonial...

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...

Family
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 9:30 am to 10:30 am

Join us before the Museum is open for an insightful tour and stimulating discussion of The World of Anna Sui especially designed for parents and caregivers to enjoy while caring for little ones.

Members
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Join us for an evening celebration of the finalists for the 2019 Burke Prize, awarded to a contemporary artist under the age of forty-five working in glass, fiber, clay, metal, and/or wood

Family
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 9:30 am to 10:30 am

Join us before the Museum is open for an insightful tour and stimulating discussion of The World of Anna Sui especially designed for parents and caregivers to enjoy while caring for little ones.

Talks
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Gallery conversations with the finalists for the Museum's Burke Prize, some of the most exciting young American artists working today. 

Artist Studios
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Learn about the benefits of the museum’s artist residencies and working in an open studio environment.

Family
Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

For visitors ages 5 and up, a hands-on exploration of Japanese suminagashi paper marbling and Turkish erbru marbling inspired by the artist's papermaking practice.

Workshops
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Explore design through opulent embellisment in a free introductory workshop led by Artist-in-Residence Max Colby.

Talks
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 6:30 pm

Art Directors from The New York TimesGQ, NBC News, The New Yorker, and Splice share their process for commissioning and evaluating visuals for editorial pieces, and offer a rare glimpse at how the imagery we encounter in magazines, newspapers, and online happens.

Artslab
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Artslab is a free workshop series for teens, created by teens in MAD’s Artslife Internship Program. Artslab connects alum of MAD’s Artist Studios Residency Program with a group of New York City teens. Admission is free and granted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Talks
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 4:00 pm

A Sui Saturday conversation with the fashion design icon and Vanessa Lawrence, senior editor of Elle Décor.

Family
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 9:30 am

Parents and caregivers of babies 18 months and under enjoy early admission to the galleries for an insightful tour and stimulating discussion of Burke Prize 2019

Workshops
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 6:30 pm

Enjoy an open bar of wine and beer while exploring the creative expressivity of pattern design with illustrator and educator Julia Rothman

 

 

Teachers
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

NYC K-12 public, charter, and independent school educators are invited to an afternoon of exploration around fashion, identity, and female entrepreneurship. 

Artist Studios
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

A celebration of Belt/Border, a new installation in the Museum's Project Space created by 2019 MAD Artist Fellow Tamara Santibañez.

Members
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 8:00 am to 7:30 pm

Join us for a day of leaf peeping and artistic discovery in the heart of Hudson Valley’s artisan community.

Exhibitions on view
Vera Neumann

Photo: Jenna Bascom

The Art and Design of Vera Neumann

Thursday, August 8, 2019 to Sunday, January 26, 2020

Thursday, September 12, 2019 to Sunday, February 23, 2020

Thursday, October 3, 2019 to Sunday, April 12, 2020
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