MMoCA Cinema

Take advantage of MMoCA’s Rooftop Cinema and extended Spotlight Cinema film series. With rooftop screenings of critically acclaimed and award-winning films from around the world, these series will be available for viewing during various periods of the year.

Gallery Night

Gallery Night, a long-time Madison arts tradition that showcases the city’s vibrant arts community, returns on Friday, May 6, 2022. Organized by MMoCA, Gallery Night offers art lovers and art novices alike an opportunity to enjoy a wide variety of exhibitions, opening receptions, special events, and demonstrations at dozens of venues throughout the city.

Art Fair on the Square

One of the Midwest’s most popular and highly regarded outdoor celebrations of the arts will return to the Capitol Square on July 9 & 10, 2022!

MMoCA Mosaic 5K

If art moves you, will you move for art?

Join the socially-distanced MMoCA Mosaic 5K fundraiser, taking place January 14-28, 2022. Proceeds support the Museum’s admission-free policy, exhibitions, programming, and operations.

Art & Gift Fair: Weekends at MMoCA

The Art & Gift Fair: Weekends at MMoCA are a festive new series of events that carry on the 50-year tradition of the MMoCA organizing wintertime art fairs. The new Art & Gift Fair: Weekends at MMoCA are five consecutive ‘mini art fairs’ (AKA ‘pop ups’) taking place on Friday, November 12, 2021 and Saturdays and Sundays from November 13 through December 12, 2021.

Virtual Visits

Led by diverse scholars and artists alike, MMoCA offers recorded gallery talks, artist talks, and studio visits that create an opportunity for a deeper understanding of and connection to works of art.

Virtual Tours

Explore 3D gallery spaces and recent MMoCA exhibitions from the comfort of home.

Online Collection

With the click of a mouse or a swipe of the finger, take a deeper look at MMoCA’s permanent collection! As a result of generous gifts and museum purchases, the permanent collection includes nearly 6,000 objects, comprising one of the nation’s finest collections of Chicago Imagism as well as significant holdings in Mexican Modernist prints, Wisconsin-based artists, and contemporary photography.


MMoCA is dedicated to nurturing the mental and physical health of community members and art lovers alike.


Enjoy as MMoCA sets the stage for music, movement, and interpretations designed to inspire our audience and connect with the art on view and in the permanent collection.