Dark Continents

September 26 - November 9, 2008

Dark Continents September 26 – November 9, 2008 Artists included: Ida Ekblad, Hadassah Emmerich, Naomi Fisher, Elke Krystufek, Marlene McCarty, Claudia and Julia Müller, and Paulina Olowska   The artists in Dark Continents invoke and challenge the suggested links between femininity and nature.  Referencing historical moments in the work of »

Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock & Roll Since 1967

May 30 - September 7, 2008

Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock & Roll Since 1967 May 30 – September 7, 2008 Sympathy for the Devil : Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967, is the first major exhibition to explore the relationship between contemporary art and rock music over the past forty years. The »

Pivot Points II

April 12 - June 28, 2008

New Mythologies

Pivot Points I

March 25 - May 11, 2008

Defining MOCA’s Collection

Jorge Pardo

December 4, 2007 - March 2, 2008

Jorge Pardo: House December 4, 2007 – March 2, 2008 In this exhibition, sculpture, installations, and paintings that cross the boundaries of art, design, and architecture are presented according to their utilitarian typology in vignettes representing various rooms and areas in a house. Although Pardo has created large-scale projects for »

Karen Kilimnik

September 7 - November 12, 2007

Karen Kilimnik September 7 – November 12, 2007 The Museum of Contemporary Art presents the first American survey of the work of Karen Kilimnik, whose work draws upon imagery from popular consumer culture, historical events and literature to create a new romanticism that is at once seductive and unnerving.  Kilimnik, who was »

Make your own life: Artists in and out of cologne

May 18 – July 29, 2007


Make Your Own Life: Artists In and Out of Cologne May 18 – July 29, 2007
 ARTISTS: Bernadette Corporation, Cosima von Bonin, Merlin Carpenter, Stephan Dillemuth, Michaela Eichwald, Andrea Fraser, Kim Gordon, Charline von Heyl, Gareth James, Mike Kelley, Martin Kippenberger, Jutta Koether, Michael Krebber, Louise Lawler, Hans-Jorg Mayer, Lucy »

Merce Cunningham

January 26 - April 29, 2007

Merce Cunningham: Dancing on the Cutting Edge, Part One January 26 – April 29, 2007 Throughout his more than five-decade career, legendary avant-garde choreographer Merce Cunningham has joined with such renowned visual artists as Robert Rauschenberg, Jasper Johns, and Andy Warhol, to create dynamic decor and costumes for his productions. »

Artificial Light

December 7, 2006 - February 7, 2007

Artificial Light December 7, 2006 – February 7, 2007 ARTISTS: Jennifer Allora & Guillermo Calzadilla, Spencer Finch, Ceal Floyer, Iván Navarro, Nathaniel Rackowe, Douglas Ross. For these artists, actual light—natural and artificial­–serves as a means to engage issues of perception, memory, energy and power. Influenced by the pioneers of light »