Madison Museum of Contemporary Art

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227 State St.
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 257-0158

The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art exhibits modern and contemporary art and provides art-related learning opportunities to audiences of all ages. Admission is free.

General
  • Admission Charged: Free
  • Days/Hours: Tues-Thurs Noon - 5 pm, Fri Noon - 8 pm, Sat 10 am - 8 pm, Sun Noon - 5 pm, closed Monday
Cards Accepted
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Amenities
  • A/V Equipment Onsite:
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  • Non-smoking Available:
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  • Permanent Stage:
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  • Wheelchair Accessible:
  • Can Close for Private Party:
Accommodations
  • Price Range: $300 - $1,000
  • Restaurant:
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art Meeting Facility
  • Theatre Capacity: 230
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 230

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
Lecture Hall X           230              
Lobby X       2400.00             75     230  
Rooftop Sculpture Garden X       7170.00     160         80     230  

Los Grandes del Arte Moderno Mexicano

Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until June 01, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
Ongoing Events
Los Grandes del Arte Moderno Mexicano (Masters of Mexican Modern Art) showcases the artists who, more than any others, defined Mexican Modernism in the 1920s and 1930s: Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Frida Kahlo, Leopoldo Mé... more >

Design MMoCA Gala

April 24, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
6:00PM-9:30PM
Special Event
Photo credit Design MMoCA ©Darris Harris. Join this fun and fabulous preview event, brimming with champagne and hors d’oeuvres, elegance, and entertainment. Be among the first to experience Design MMoCA,... more >

Design MMoCA

Recurring daily until May 04, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
Ongoing Events
Photo credit Design MMoCA ©Darris Harris. Design MMoCA celebrates art and design by placing the region’s design community center stage.  This event allows creative professionals from many discipli... more >

Designers on their Design

April 26, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
1:00pm
Special Event
Photo courtesy MMoCA. Madison College Interior Design Program Faculty; Sarah Mullins, A La Crate Vintage Rentals; Ed Linville, Linville Architects Focus on three of the Design MMoCA installations with their creato... more >

Designer Meet & Greet

April 27, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
2:00pm-4:00pm
Special Event
Photo courtesy MMoCA. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet all the Design MMoCA participating designers and learn about their design processes and inspirations. Lobby, State Street Gallery, Henry Street Galler... more >

Gallery Talk: On the Art

May 01, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
12:30pm
Special Event
Photo credit Design MMoCA ©Darris Harris. The Design MMoCA installations were inspired by unique works of art. But what inspired the artists? Join MMoCA Curator Richard Axsom to learn about the artists ... more >

MVP Series Event - The Design Process

May 01, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
Special Event
Photo courtesy MMoCA. Explore several installations with local design expert, Joy Dohr. As a Design MMoCA 2014 Juror, Joy had the opportunity to watch these designers submit applications, present design proposals,... more >

Designers on their Design

May 02, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
7:30pm
Special Event
Photo courtesy MMoCA. Learn more about three Design MMoCA installations as their creators, Emily L. R. Adams, Human | Crafted, and the SAA Design Group, disclose what drew them to their selected artwork and describ... more >

Elements of Design

May 02, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
6:30pm
Special Event
Photo courtesy MMoCA. Bill Beaudreau, ASID, will lead a guided tour of Design MMoCA, focusing on various elements and principles of design, such as shape, size, color, balance, contrast and harmony. Learn how desig... more >

Sustainable Design: Resources and Relationships

May 02, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
5:30pm
Special Event
Photo courtesy MMoCA. After writing about and teaching university courses in sustainable design, speaker Jeff Mullins was able to put knowledge to practice through a new small business venture: A LA CRATE Vintage R... more >

Connecting Wearable Technology and the Maker Movement

May 03, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
11:00am
Special Event
Photo courtesy MMoCA. The maker movement is a trend characterized by people employing do-it-yourself (DIY) and do-it-with-others (DIWO) methods to develop unique technology products. Forces such as open sourcing, d... more >

Creative Coding Workshop

May 03, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
1:00pm
Special Event
Explore the creative side of computer coding with this beginner-level workshop taught by Kemper Smith. This workshop will teach you the basics of using computer code to create and animate geometric graphics. This is the p... more >

Head to Head

May 03, 2014
227 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
12:00pm
Special Event
Photo courtesy MMoCA. He Wore Blue Velvet is equal parts refusal and acceptance. The piece refuses gender normative stereotypes in its appropriation of both masculine and feminine. Join us as designer Cory Allen L... more >