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The Museum of the African Diaspora will be closed on July 4th. Enjoy the holiday, and we look forward to welcoming you during our regular hours soon!


Latest News

Diaspora Dinner Photos

Download event photos from DIASPORA DINNER 2024 Featuring Dr. Jessica B. Harris

Benefit Art Auction

We are thrilled to announce MoAD’s third Benefit Art Auction: Collecting Through the Diaspora. May 16th - May 30, 2024.

Spring 2024 Exhibitions Opening Reception

Celebrate the opening of Rachel Jones: !!!!! and Unruly Navigations | Mar 26 from 7pm - 8:30pm

Diaspora Dinner Featuring Dr. Jessica B. Harris

Join Jessica B. Harris, Adrian Lipscombe, and Jocelyn Jackson for an immersive dining experience celebrating the African diaspora. May 4, 2024, 6-9 PM

MLK Day Photos

Download Events Photos from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service at MoAD

MoAD Annual Report 2022

Thank you for your belief in our mission as a contemporary art museum, celebrating Black cultures, igniting challenging conversations, and inspiring learning through the global lens of the African Diaspora.

Major Gifts & Recent Funding

MoAD receives a major gift from Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock and recent funding from the California Natural Resources Agency’s Museum Grants Program.

Announcing MoAD’s 2023 Poets-in-Residence Recipients

MoAD is pleased to announce our two new Poets-in-Residence for Fall 2023 | Thea Matthews & Ashia Ajani

SFMOMA and MoAD announce joint curatorial position

SFMOMA and MoAD announce joint curatorial position as part of ongoing partnership focused on art of the African Diaspora

Community Free Day

Join us every Second Saturday for THRIVE @ MoAD Free Admission Day with free admission to all our exhibitions.



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