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Museum of Contemporary Art Westport

Museum of Contemporary Art Westport
19 Newtown Turnpike,
203-222-7070

Westport Art Center is now Museum of Contemporary Arts (MoCA) Westport.


Upcoming Events at Museum of Contemporary Art Westport

Summer Exhibition - ColleCTomania

Friday, Jul 19, 2024 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Westport, CT
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Summer Exhibition - ColleCTomania

Saturday, Jul 20, 2024 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Westport, CT
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Summer Exhibition - ColleCTomania

Sunday, Jul 21, 2024 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Westport, CT
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Summer Exhibition - ColleCTomania

Thursday, Jul 25, 2024 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Westport, CT
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Summer Exhibition - ColleCTomania

Friday, Jul 26, 2024 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Westport, CT
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Summer Exhibition - ColleCTomania

Saturday, Jul 27, 2024 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Westport, CT
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Summer Exhibition - ColleCTomania

Sunday, Jul 28, 2024 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Westport, CT
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Summer Exhibition - ColleCTomania

Thursday, Aug 1, 2024 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Westport, CT
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Summer Exhibition - ColleCTomania

Friday, Aug 2, 2024 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Westport, CT
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Summer Exhibition - ColleCTomania at Museum of Contemporary Art Westport

MoCA CT is excited to introduce ColleCTomania, an exhilarating exhibition displaying over 140 Swiss posters from the renowned collector Tom Strong. Strong is a New Haven, Connecticut-based graphic designer, photographer and collector who has spent…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport News - May 23, 2024

Westport Public Schools Art Exhibition: SPARK Exhibition Dates: May 25-June 2, 2024 Reception: June 2 | 2-4 PM Inspired by the imagination and self-expression of the students, Spark is a PreK-12 showcase of the creative spirit…

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Exhibition: It Will Go On at Museum of Contemporary Art

Participating Artists: Vanessa Charlot Susan Chen Demian DinéYazhi´ Kahlil Robert Irving Glenn Ligon Helina Metaferia William Ransom Kameelah Janan Rasheed John Rivas Sneha Shrestha (aka IMAGINE) Xaviera Simmons Remy Sosa Tavares…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport News - March 7, 2024

SEE ALL CURRENT COURSE OFFERINGS Spring Recess Art Camp April 15 - April 19 Looking for something creative for your child (ages 4-7) to do during April recess? We offer an AM session from 9:30 to 11:30 and a full-day session from 9:30…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport News - December 26, 2023

Our team at MoCA Westport thanks you for your continued support. With your help, we can provide arts programs to our community. This includes our performing arts series featuring Jazz at Lincoln Center, our award-winning art classes, and…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Upcoming Events - December 21, 2023

Application Deadline: TOMORROW, December 22 Calling All High School Artists: Through the Lens of Icons: Revisiting the 1960s Are you a budding high school artist with a deep appreciation for history and a keen eye for artistic expression? This…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - November 30, 2023

Calling All High School Artists: Through the Lens of Icons: Revisiting the 1960s Application Deadline: December 22 Are you a budding high school artist with a deep appreciation for history and a keen eye for artistic expression? This exceptional…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - November 3, 2023

UPCOMING EVENTS Election Day Recess Camp for Kids When school is out, MoCA is in session! Join us for a fun, art-filled day at MoCA Westport on Tuesday, November 7. Full day and half day available. LEARN MORE & REGISTER MUSIC AT MoCA: Artem…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - October 19, 2023

COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS: Penny Slinger’s “Frida Kahlo and Me” Thursday, November 2 | 7-8 PM Tickets $20; Complimentary for MoCA Members Frida Kahlo’s world cracked open, a side-by-side comparison with artist Penny Slinger. …

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - September 22, 2023

Silent Auction Now Live! Silent Auction Is Now Open For Bidding! All funds raised directly supports growing and sustaining our programming at MoCA Westport. Browse & Bid Here The Surrealist Soiree Purchase Tickets Or Donate Here…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - September 7, 2023

OPENING RECEPTION: Purvis Young Thursday, 9.14 | 6-8pm Come view the never-before-seen collection of Lynne & Jack Dodick featuring work of Purvis Young. REGISTRATION REQUIRED! ANNUAL EVENT: The Surrealist Soiree Saturday, 9.30 | 7pm Surreal…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - August 31, 2023

September + October Events Opening Reception Purvis Young: This is the Life I See Thursday, September 14 | 6 - 8 PM Join us for the opening reception of our Fall Exhibition, featuring never-before-seen works by outsider artist Purvis Young.…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - August 17, 2023

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - August 9, 2023

It’s Time To Get Your Tickets! MoCA’s Annual Fundraiser The Surrealist Soirée Saturday, September 30 | 7 PM Learn More + Purchase Tickets Click here to View more Information About Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - August 3, 2023

Sneak Peek: Fall Exhibition Purvis Young The Collection of Lynne and Jack Dodick Learn More Announcing our Fall Exhibition, opening September 15, 2023, featuring the works of outsider artist Purvis Young. This significant exhibition will…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - July 27, 2023

SAVE THE DATE: August 27, 2023 | 12 - 4 PM Kaleidoscope Exhibition Learn More Join us for a one-day exhibition on Sunday, August 27th from 12 – 4 PM featuring works from both MoCA Gives Back Healing Arts and Camp MoCA Westport…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - July 5, 2023

MoCA Westport Named “Best Art Classes” & “Best Event Space!” Thank you for voting us "Best Art Classes" for the third consecutive year and “Best Event Space” in Moffly Media's "Best of Westport 2023!" …

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - June 28, 2023

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - June 22, 2023

Our gallery is closed through June 28 as we install our Summer Exhibitions. The Academy will remain open. MUSIC AT MoCA: SUMMER CARMARGO ENSEMBLE JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER EMERGING ARTIST SATURDAY, JULY 8 | 7 PM “Camargo is a positive…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - June 14, 2023

Our gallery is closed through June 28 as we install our Summer Exhibitions. The Academy will remain open. COMING SOON: SUMMER EXHIBITIONS OPENING RECEPTION: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28 | 6 - 8 PM* ON VIEW BEGINNING JUNE 29 LEARN MORE REGISTER…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - June 7, 2023

Coming Soon: Summer Exhibitions Opening Reception: Thursday, June 29 | 6 - 8 Pm On View Beginning June 30 Learn More Register For Opening Reception Coming Soon! Our Summer Exhibitions will feature contemporary artists Richard Tsao and…

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Museum of Contemporary Art Arlington News - June 2, 2023

Tonight! Art After Hours Art After Hours Friday / June 2 / 5pm-8pm Join MoCA Arlington to celebrate our summer exhibitions! Exhibiting artists will be in attendance and MoCA Arlington Resident Artists will also open their studios to the public.…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - June 1, 2023

Our gallery is closed through June 7, 2023. The Academy will remain open. THANK YOU TO CONNECTICUT MAGAZINE! READ MORE Thank you to Connecticut Magazine for featuring MoCA Westport on its June cover as a must-see Museum. Read more.…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - May 25, 2023

Design Thinking Thursday, May 25 • 6 PM Register Now Join us for our final Spring Cocktails and Conversation tomorrow at 6 PM, featuring a discussion on the timeless not trendy, female entrepreneurship, and the blending of function and…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - May 18, 2023

Join us this weekend for art, music, and conversation; click on each event to learn more. Our full schedule of events can be viewed on our Events Calendar. THURSDAY, MAY 18: - 1 PM: Docent-Led Tour of Rainbow in the Dark - 5 PM: Happy Hour -…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - May 10, 2023

RAINBOW IN THE DARK: IN THE PRESS Our Rainbow in the Dark exhibition is receiving both critical acclaim and visitor buzz! Check out recent reviews in The Brooklyn Rail, Whitehot Magazine, and office, and experience the exhibition before it…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - April 27, 2023

On View Now: Rainbow In The Dark featuring the works of Anselm Reyle, curated by Emann Odufu. Read more about the exhibition in Whitehot Magazine. Save The Date For Our Annual Benefitthe Surrealist Soirée Tickets On Sale: May 1 MoCA…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - April 20, 2023

IT'S A BUSY WEEKEND AT MoCA WESTPORT! Join us for stellar art, music, classes and conversations this weekend! Click on each event to learn more and register: THURSDAY, APRIL 20: 1 PM: Docent-Led Tour of Rainbow in the Dark 5 PM: Happy Hour…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - April 13, 2023

Cocktails and Conversation Register for 4/20 Artist Talk Check Out Our Spring Speakers Join us for our Cocktails and Conversation events featuring speakers relevant to the exhibition and the arts. Arrive early to explore Rainbow in the Dark…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - March 30, 2023

ART COLLECTING & BUYING 101 WITH ART EXPERTS TOMORROW! THURSDAY, MAR 30 • 6 PM Register Now Interested in learning more about art collecting? Join us for an in-depth discussion as we demystify art buying and collecting with art…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - March 23, 2023

ART COLLECTING & BUYING 101 WITH ART EXPERTS THURSDAY, MAR 30 • 6 PM Register Now Interested in learning more about art collecting? Join us for an in-depth discussion as we demystify art buying and collecting with art experts:…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - March 16, 2023

SPRING EXHIBITION ANSELM REYLE • RAINBOW IN THE DARK OPENING RECEPTION: SATURDAY, MARCH 18 • 6 - 8 PM ON VIEW: MARCH 19 - MAY 28, 2023 Learn More Register for Opening Reception Register for Thursday Docent-Led Tour Announcing…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - March 9, 2023

SUPPORT LOCAL YOUNG FILMMAKERS! TEEN FILM SHOWCASE THIS FRIDAY, MAR 10 • 6 - 8 PM Get Tickets For Showcase THIS FRIDAY! Created and produced by the Teens at MoCA, the Teen Film Showcase features the short films of high school students…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - March 1, 2023

Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - March 1, 2023 Our gallery is closed through March 18, 2023 as we install our Spring Exhibition. The Academy will remain open. COMING SOON: SPRING EXHIBITION ANSELM REYLE - RAINBOW IN THE…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - February 23, 2023

Our gallery will be closed from February 27 - March 18 as we install our Spring Exhibition. The Academy will remain open. GIVE TO THE CAUSES YOUR CARE ABOUT FAIRFIELD COUNTY'S GIVING DAY: FEBRUARY 23, 2023 Learn More Give To MoCA…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - February 16, 2023

It's an art and music-filled weekend at MoCA Westport! THURSDAY (FEB 16) -Gallery Hours (12 - 7 PM) -Docent-Led Gallery Tour (1 PM) -Happy Hour (5 - 7 PM) -Paint & Sip (Adults) (5:45 - 7:15 PM) -Cocktails and Conversation: Learn…

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MoCA Westport Announces 2023 Concert Series

The Museum's Music at MoCA series features a diverse line-up of ten performances in the galleries, including Jazz at Lincoln Center artists. MoCA [Museum of Contemporary Art] Westport announces its 2023 Music at MoCA Concert Series featuring a…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - February 9, 2023

SAVE THE DATE: SEPTEMBER 30, 2023 OUR CELEBRATION OF THE ARTS RETURNS! MARK YOUR CALENDAR: MoCA Westport's legendary celebration in support of the arts returns on Saturday, September 30, 2023! More details to come soon. VALENTINE'S DAY THEMED…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - February 2, 2023

MoCA is excited to announce the appointment of Adam Moore to its Board of Directors. Moore is currently the CEO and Co-Founder of the Fairfield, CT-based WHEELHOUSE Center for Health and Wellbeing. Learn more about Moore here. Register Now Join…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - January 26, 2023

MUSIC AT MoCA 2023: TALISK (SCOTTISH FOLK) • SAT, FEB 18 • 7 PM "Unless you’ve seen Talisk before you have no idea what you’re about to experience when you see this band live. They are a life affirming, blood pumping, heart…

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Exhibition - Paul Camacho: El Ritmo y La Unidad (Rhythm and Unity)

MoCA Westport and the Westport Public Art Collections Committee announce Paul Camacho: El Ritmo y La Unidad (Rhythm and Unity), a new exhibition featuring approximately 40 selected works by Paul Camacho (1929-1989). Primarily drawn from the Westport…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - January 18, 2023

A NEW COLLABORATION IN 2023! AN UNPARALLELED EXPERIENCE FOR YOUR NEXT EVENT Plan Your Event At MoCA Announcing a new event management collaboration for 2023 at MoCA Westport! Joining forces with Marcia Selden Catering and The Cup Bearer,…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - January 4, 2023

Our gallery is closed through January 12, 2023 as we install our Winter Exhibition. The Academy will remain open. Join Our Member Community Now Become a MoCA Member today! Members receive FREE unlimited gallery admission, FREE access to…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - December 29, 2022

Our gallery is closed through January 12, 2023 as we install our Winter Exhibition. The Academy will remain open. JOIN US FOR AN ARTS EXPERIENCE IN 2023! We wish you joy, peace, and art experiences in 2023! Click on the links below to learn…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - December 22, 2022

Happy Holidays from the MoCA Westport team! Our gallery is closed through January 12, 2023. The Academy will remain open. We Thank You For Your Support Donate Now Please consider a donation to MoCA Westport during our Year-End Appeal. We…

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MOCA Westport - Help Us Impact The Community

Give Now Dear Friend of MoCA Westport, YOUR support keeps MoCA Westport's community programming alive. We rely on the generosity of our donors to sustain our mission to make the arts accessible to all. Our community impact is significant.…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - December 15, 2022

MoCA Westport's gallery will be closed from December 19, 2022 - January 12, 2023. The Academy will remain open. When You Give To MoCA, You're Helping Us Give Back Donate Now Please consider a donation to MoCA Westport during our Year-End…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - December 8, 2022

When You Give To MoCA, You're Helping Us Give Back Donate Now Please consider a donation to MoCA Westport during our Year-End Appeal. We rely on financial support from generous donors like you to sustain our programming and to help ensure the…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - November 30, 2022

MoCA Westport's gallery will be closed on Saturday, December 10 and Sunday, December 11 to accommodate our MoCA Film Salon. Learn more. WE APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT Donate Now We need you! Please consider a donation to MoCA Westport during our…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - November 10, 2022

Just Announced! Inaugural MoCA Film Salon Sat Dec 10 & Sun Dec 11 • 3 - 6 Pm Get Tickets Join us for MoCA's inaugural Film Salon on Saturday, December 10 and Sunday, December 11 from 3 - 6 PM. The Salon will feature two highly…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - November 2, 2022

Would you like to have your work of art displayed in a Museum? All high school students are invited to submit works of art for our 2023 High School Student Art Exhibition by December 18, 2022. The exhibition will be on view at the Museum from…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - October 26, 2022

UP NEXT: DIANA MASHIA • INVEST IN HER ART THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 3 • 6 PM Register for Nov 3 Register for Nov 10 (Co-Curators) Our Cocktails and Conversation series is designed to showcase speakers relevant to our exhibitions and to the…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - October 19, 2022

Tomorrow! MOCA'S First Open Mic Night Now Indoors Thursday, Oct 20 • 5 - 7 Pm Register To Attend (Free!) Support local performers at MoCA's first Open Mic Night on October 20th! Poets, slam poets, and musicians will come together to share…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport - Check Out Our Classes, Camps And Workshops - Register Now

FALL/EARLY WINTER 2022 COURSES NOW OPEN FOR REGISTRATION Register Now VIEW OUR FULL COURSE CATALOG HERE Be sure to check out: Mini MoCA Learning Labs for Nursery, Pre-K (6 Class Pack): Blending emerging literacy and math skills with artistic…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - September 15, 2022

Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - September 15, 2022 Don't miss the final two weeks of our Women Pulling at the Threads of Social Discourse exhibition, on view through Oct 2, 2022. Please note the gallery will be closed…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - September 7, 2022

MUSIC AT MoCA IN THE GALLERY: ROMAN RABINOVICH - FRIDAY, SEPT 9 - 7 PM (CLASSICAL) "An evening of unforgettable piano mastery, truly in the grand romantic style." - Alexander Platt, MoCA Concert Series Curator Get Tickets for Roman Rabinovich…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - August 24, 2022

CHECK OUT THE UPDATED MoCA MUSEUM SHOP! Shop Now Discover our updated MoCA Westport Museum Shop featuring a curated collection of contemporary home, art and fashion products! Shop at the Museum or online. MoCA Members always receive a 10%…

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New At The Academy : Fall And Early Winter Courses Open For Registration

Fall/Early Winter 2022 Courses Now Open For Registration Register Now This Fall, there's something for everyone at MoCA Westport! Get creative and build new skills, and see why we've been voted "Best Art Classes in Westport" in Moffly Media's…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - August 10, 2022

THE ACADEMY: FALL COURSE OFFERINGS NOW OPEN FOR REGISTRATION Register For All Classes + Camps Our Fall/Early Winter Course Catalog is now live, offering classes for all ages and recess camps through December 2022. Keep checking back, as we…

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Museum Of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - August 2022

Music At Moca In The Gallery: Danish String Quartet • Friday, August 5 • 7 Pm Mariel Bildsten • Saturday, August 20 • 7 Pm Get Tickets For Danish String Quartet (Classical) Get Tickets For Mariel Bildsten (Jazz) Learn…

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The World-Famous Heida Piano Competition At Moca In 11 Days

Learn More + Get Tickets Read The Westport News Article Join us for an exciting competition featuring four rising stars in the piano world! The finalists will compete over the course of three days in one of America’s most celebrated and…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport Weekly Newsletter - July 21, 2022

SUMMER EXHIBITION: GUIDED TOURS FOR WOMEN PULLING AT THE THREADS OF SOCIAL DISCOURSE ON VIEW THROUGH OCTOBER 2, 2022 Learn More Book Your Free Tour NEW! Go behind the scenes and learn more about the artists and their works. Free docent-led…

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Museum of Contemporary Arts Westport - Five Reasons Not To Miss The Heida Hermanns International Piano Competition

THE HEIDA HERMANNS INTERNATIONAL PIANO COMPETITION AUGUST 11 - 13, 2022 Learn More + Get Tickets Five reasons not to miss the Heida Hermanns Piano Competition at MoCA Westport: -This is no amateur competition -- the finalists are…

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