On Kawara. *APR. 24, 1990*. 1990. Acrylic on canvas, 18 1/4 x 24" (46.3 x 61 cm). Gift of Werner and Elaine Dannheisser. © 2019 On Kawara

On Kawara created his Today Series, also known as Date Paintings, over the course of nearly five decades. We will explore examples from each decade, considering Kawara’s ideas and methods and what it means to sustain an artistic practice over a lifetime.

This session is led by Maya Jeffereis.

Join us for lively conversations and engaging activities, facilitated by Museum educators, that offer insightful and unusual ways to engage with MoMA’s collection and special exhibitions.

Gallery Sessions are free for members and Museum admission ticket holders. No registration is required. Groups meet in the Marron Atrium, Floor 2.

FM headsets for sound amplification are available for all talks.

  1. Thursday, May 2,
    1:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
  2. Wednesday, April 24,
    11:30 a.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
  3. Sunday, April 21,
    11:30 a.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
  4. Wednesday, April 17,
    11:30 a.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
  5. Thursday, April 4,
    11:30 a.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
  6. Sunday, March 24,
    1:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
  7. Tuesday, March 12,
    11:30 a.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
  8. Sunday, February 24,
    1:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
This event accompanies The Long Run.
This event is part of Gallery Sessions.