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MoAD celebrates Black cultures, ignites challenging conversations, and inspires learning through the global lens of the African Diaspora.


The New Black Vanguard: Photography between Art and Fashion
Curated by Antwaun Sargent
Second & Third Floor Galleries
Oct 5, 2022
Mar 5, 2023
Ashley Ross
Curated by Selam Bekele
Dec 14, 2022
Mar 5, 2023
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Plan your visit

  • Getting Here
  • Hours and Admission
  • COVID-19 Safety
  • Museum Map
  • FAQs
  • Accessibility
  • School Tours/ Non-School Tours
  • Around the Neighborhood
  • Private Events/Rentals

Lesson Plans, Museum Tours, MoAD in the Classroom, Education Resources, Original Programs, Workshops, Talks, and Engaging Events.

MoAD is committed to cultivating young people’s curiosity and creativity while developing a shared appreciation for our history and artistic legacy.

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Education Programs

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Education Programs

Create art memories with a variety of fun interactive activities and lesson plans. Our educators share foundational art concepts to inspire a lifetime of artistry. Ages 5-18

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Work collaboratively with local black art professionals and learn skills in engaging mediums like photography and podcasting all while developing related technical experience. Get involved today! Ages 13-19

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MoAD’s Education team has designed hands-on and digital activities that inspire young artists and their adults. Be sure to ask us about our Family Backpacks program on your next visit. We also invite you to visit our events calendar to view upcoming opportunities for families.

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College & Adult

Discover a wealth of knowledge from across the African Diaspora. Exchange ideas with a community interested in broadening their knowledge of the arts and learn about featured artists from our curated education resources.


In Solidarity, We Read On!

We stand with our Black communities nationally and globally who are actively dismantling and resisting white supremacy, police brutality, and racial violence. MoAD is accountable to our values and mission to be a space for learning, critical dialogue, and a platform for Black voices. We find opportunities to learn, heal, and continue our resistance on the page. Read on with us.

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Become a MoAD member today!

Become a member