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December 28, 2015  |  This Week at MoMA
This Week at MoMA: December 28–January 3
Mieko Shiomi. . 1963. Ink on paper, 4 7/16 x 6 7/8" (11.3 x 17.5 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. The Gilbert and Lila Silverman Fluxus Collection Gift. © 2015 Mieko Shiomi

Mieko Shiomi. < event for the midnight >. 1963. Ink on paper, 4 7/16 x 6 7/8″ (11.3 x 17.5 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. The Gilbert and Lila Silverman Fluxus Collection Gift. © 2015 Mieko Shiomi

Before saying goodbye to 2015, don’t miss out on the year’s most acclaimed artists, exhibitions, and films. Take a look at what’s happening this week, and happy new year!

• Celebrate the holiday week with a special after-hours tours of Picasso Sculpture; Jackson Pollock: A Collection Survey, 1934–1954; Joaquín Torres-García: The Arcadian Modern; and masterworks from MoMA’s Painting and Sculpture collection. Space is limited, so check the schedule and get your tickets today.

• On Tuesday, join actress Olivia Wilde for a discussion following a screening of her latest film, Meadowland, as part of The Contenders 2015.

• Dive into Matisse’s room-sized installation, The Swimming Pool during a Gallery Sessions tour on Thursday that explores this groundbreaking work and it’s influence on other artists including Picasso.

Underworld. 1927. USA. Directed by Josef Von Sternberg. Image courtesy MoMA Film Archives

Underworld. 1927. USA. Directed by Josef Von Sternberg. Image courtesy MoMA Film Archives

• Beginning on Friday, we present special nighttime and weekend screenings of selections from our Modern Matinees program, Modern “Matinees”: Fashionably Late, which this year celebrates the Department of Film’s 80th anniversary and focuses on early acquisitions spearheaded by founding curator Iris Barry.

Installation view of Transmissions: Art in Eastern Europe and Latin America, 1960–1980 at The Museum of Modern Art, New York (September 5, 2015–January 3, 2016). Photo: Thomas Griesel. © 2015 The Museum of Modern Art, New York

Installation view of Transmissions: Art in Eastern Europe and Latin America, 1960–1980 at The Museum of Modern Art, New York (September 5, 2015–January 3, 2016). Photo: Thomas Griesel. © 2015 The Museum of Modern Art, New York

• And Sunday is the last day to see the exhibition Transmissions: Art in Eastern Europe and Latin America, 1960–1980, which features nearly 300 works and explore anti-art movements, the aesthetic and political implications of mass media communication, and unorthodox and ephemeral art forms.