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MMoCA’s Fall Gallery Night

Type: * Art Exhibit * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community On October 6, Gallery Night will take place, engaging thousands across the Greater-Madison area in an evening of art and community. This unique event creates free opportunities to connect…

MMoCA Unveils Details for Fall Gallery Night

MADISON, WI—On October 6, Gallery Night will take place, engaging thousands across the Greater-Madison area in an evening of art and community. This unique event creates free opportunities to connect with others, explore neighborhoods, visit local businesses, and experience a wide-variety of artistic and creative expression. Held each spring and…

Zoethica – Exhibition Opening by Peter Krsko

Type: * Art Exhibit * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Opening night reception for “Zoethica,” an outdoor exhibition at Olbrich Botanical Gardens featuring bioinspired art by Peter Krsko and his UW–Madison students. This event is part of the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art’s (MMoCA)…

“Don’t Call Me Son” screening

Type: Film This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community A queer teenager’s life is upended when it is revealed that his working class mom stole him from a wealthy family at birth. Thrust into a well-meaning but very conservative home, Pierre dons…

What Do You See? – MMocA Gallery Night

Type: Art Exhibit This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community In “What Do You See?”, photographer Spencer Micka makes his Madison gallery debut in a one-night-only show at HotelRED. Micka takes inspiration from the Rorschach inkblot test, combining high-speed flash photography, milk,…

MMoCA Unveils Details for Fall Gallery Night

MADISON, WI—On October 7, Gallery Night will be celebrated at more than 60 venues as lovers of art, culture, and community flow into galleries, museums, coffee shops, restaurants, and other local businesses to enjoy a community-wide night out like none other.  Held each spring and fall, the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art’s Gallery Night provides a dynamic evening packed with…

MMoCA Announces Fall Events

MADISON, WI—Each year, nearly 500,000 people engage with modern and contemporary art through Madison Museum of Contemporary Art (MMoCA) exhibitions and events. By offering lively, engaging, and meaningful events, often free-of-charge, MMoCA connects people with visual art and supports a dynamic arts culture in Madison. MMoCA announces a dynamic schedule…

Wisconsin Triennial 2016 opening night

Type: Art Exhibition This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community This year’s Wisconsin Triennial will open with a reception beginning at 6 pm on Friday, September 23. The exhibition will be on view in the museum’s lobby, State Street Gallery, Imprint Gallery,…

MMoCA Days

Type: *Art Exhibition *Social This Event: *May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Celebrate MMoCA’s anniversaries during a special MMoCA Days event. From 12:00-3:30, guests can explore exhibitions in four gallery spaces, and enjoy special offerings and activities, including:   DROP-IN TOUR: CURIOUS WORLDS: THE ART OF ELLEN LANYON –…

MMoCA Days

Type: *Art Exhibition *Social This Event: *May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Celebrate MMoCA’s anniversaries during a special MMoCA Days event. From 12-3:30 PM pm, guests can explore exhibitions in four gallery spaces, special offerings and activities, including: FRESCO THROWBACK – noon to 10 pm Fresco Rooftop Restaurant opens…

MMoCA Nights

Type: *Art Exhibition *Social This Event: *May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Celebrate MMoCA’s anniversaries during a special MMoCA Nights event. From 6–11 pm, guests can explore exhibitions in four gallery spaces, and enjoy 10 special offerings and activities, including:   Hear the first StephenFleischman Lecture* beginning at 6:30 pm…

MMoCA’s Museum Store Trunk Show

Type: Market This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community MMoCA Celebration Weekend: Friday, April 8 – Sunday, April 10 Museum Store Trunk Show: Friday, April 8, 4 – 9 pm Saturday, April 9, 10 am – 2 pm In celebration of major Madison Museum of Contemporary Art anniversaries,…

Two Artists to be Showcased in Museum Store Trunk Show

Two Artists to be Showcased in Museum Store Trunk Show Hand-crafted Jewelry and Fine Carved Sculpture, as well as Artist Demonstrations part of the Weekend-Long MMoCA Anniversaries Celebration MMoCA Celebration Weekend: Friday, April 8 – Sunday, April 10 Museum Store Trunk Show:      Friday, April 8, 4 – 9 pm…

Weekend-Long Celebration for MMoCA Anniversaries

MADISON, WI—2016 marks the 115th anniversary of MMoCA’s founding in 1901 and the 10th year in its Cesar Pelli-designed facility, which was made possible by the extraordinary generosity of W. Jerome Frautschi, a long-time friend of the arts in Madison and former board member of the museum. The weekend-long celebration…

OPEN’s Annual Member Appreciation Party

Type: * Social * Networking This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Our annual member appreciation party has been moved from September 9th at Cooper’s Tavern to Thursday, October 8th at Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. Join OPEN…

MMoCA Nights Opening Reception

Type: * Art Exhibition * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community MMoCA Nights Opening Reception· Friday, September 18 from 6–9pm MADISON, WI — MMoCA is excited to announce the official launching of the Imprint Gallery, a space dedicated to presenting multimedia artwork. The museum invites…

MMoCA Awarded for High Rate of Hiring Veterans

MADISON, WI – The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art (MMoCA) was recognized by the Veterans Administration Hospital, Middleton, with an award for ensuring veterans success in employment and rehabilitation. More than 25% of MMoCA’s public operations staff are veterans of the U.S. Military. “We look for opportunities to support and…

MMoCA Launches Imprint Gallery Focused on Multimedia Art

MMoCA Launches Imprint Gallery Focused on Multimedia Art Inaugural Exhibition: Kim Schoen: Have You Never Let Someone Else Be Strong? September 19 – May 10, 2015 __________ MMoCA Nights Opening Reception· Friday, September 18 from 6–9pm MADISON, WI — MMoCA is excited to announce the official launching of the Imprint…

2015 Hair Affair: The Art of Hair

Type: * Social * Performance Art * Networking * Fundraiser This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community High flying sculptures, gravity defying concoctions, and awe-inspiring visual delights await attendees to the 2015 Hair Affair: The Art of Hair. The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art presents the fourth…

Be Dazzled by Cirque des Cheveux, 2015 Hair Affair

MADISON, WI—High flying sculptures, gravity defying concoctions, and awe-inspiring visual delights await attendees to the 2015 Hair Affair: The Art of Hair. The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art presents the fourth biennial of this popular fundraiser, with the fantastic theme of Cirque des Cheveux. At center stage of this event…