MoCA Westport's winter exhibition, Through the Lens of Icons: Revisiting the 1960s, opens on January 18, 2024. The 1960s stand as an era teeming with cultural vibrancy and transformative movements. This was a time of unparalleled change, marked by iconic figures and...
MoCA Westport's winter exhibition, Sixties MOD, opens on January 18, 2024. The show features selections from the Westport Public Art Collections. An opening reception will be held on Thursday, January 18, from 6 to 8 PM; advance registration is requested. A pivotal...
Are you drawn to the art of tea? Have you ever wondered how to appreciate tea mindfully and let it positively impact your life and those around you? We invite you to join Tea Arts & Culture, a non-profit organization dedicated to creating connections through the...
Explore the ever-changing landscape of adult classes at MoCA Westport. Stay informed about the latest offerings by checking here regularly. Expressive Abstracts and Private Tour | Thursdays and Fridays from 12p-1p In our "Expressive Abstracts" workshop, we delve into...
MoCA Westport is thrilled to bring you an immersive artistic experience that transcends conventional boundaries. As we celebrate the incredible work of Purvis Young through our ongoing exhibition, we're excited to announce two engaging art classes: "Storytelling...
Art has the incredible power to engage, inspire, and educate. When school is out, MoCA is in session, ready to provide a space for young minds to explore their creativity through diverse and engaging projects in a museum setting. Half-day and full-day sessions are...
The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to infuse your home with festive cheer than by creating a stunning flower centerpiece? Join us for an enchanting afternoon with Blossom + Stem Floral Design on Thursday, December 14th, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at MoCA...
Art has an incredible power to transcend boundaries, capture emotions, and reflect the world we live in. It's a medium that allows us to connect with the profound stories and unique perspectives of artists from all walks of life. One such artist, Purvis Young, stands...
Join us for a delightful day of holiday shopping and art exploration on December 9th from 12p to 4p as MoCA Westport presents its first-ever Artisan Marketplace Holiday Edition. This event brings together a curated selection of artisans, each offering unique and...
Miki Sawada, the intrepid pianist who travels the country with her piano, made a remarkable visit to MoCA Westport on October 12th as part of the Community Conversations series. The evening was a captivating exploration of how classical music intertwines with the...
About the Competition The Ninth Annual J.Y. Park Piano Competition, generously supported by the Jumy Foundation, is pleased to announce the ninth annual competition, to be held Saturday, April 13, 2024, at MoCA Westport. The J.Y. Park Piano Competition promotes young...
MoCA Westport offers exciting and dynamic internship opportunities for aspiring individuals passionate about the arts and creative innovation. Our internships provide a unique chance to immerse yourself in the vibrant world of contemporary art, education, and...
Join us in welcoming back the 2022 Heida Hermanns Competition laureate Artem Kuznetsov on Saturday, November 18 at 7 PM! Since becoming the Heida Laureate in 2022, Artem has been very busy performing around the world - Artem has been concertizing a lot with major...
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Django’s unmistakable 'joie de vivre,' stands as an iconic style, making his magnetic influence reach musical legends such as Carlos Santana, Eric Clapton, and Jimi Hendrix. Dorado, Samson, Amati, and Francko Mehrstein on rhythm guitar and Gino Roman on bass carry on...
Experience the never-before-seen works of outsider artist Purvis Young.
MoCA Westport appoints Colleen Thomas as its new Director of Development.
Come listen to an eclectic mix ranging from jazz to classical! Joe Bush and friends will be performing music by Rachmaninoff, Alicia Keys, Stevie Wonder and more. Pianist Joseph Bush is joined by The Newburgh Calvary choir and “The Experience,” an ensemble that...
Secure a spot for your camper NOW for Camp MoCA 2024!
Experience the East Coast Contemporary Ballet at MoCA!
Connecticut children age 18 and under plus one accompanying Connecticut resident adult can visit MoCA Westport free of charge this summer.
Thank you for voting for MoCA Westport in Moffly Media’s “Best of the Gold Coast Connecticut” for 2023!
Join us for an evening of music, poetry and community on July 14!
Join us for the opening reception of our Summer Exhibition.
Thank you to Connecticut Magazine for featuring MoCA Westport on its June cover!
Join us for a special Cocktails and Conversation focused on female entrepreneurship, home design trends, and the blending of function and style. The conversation features Barbara Sallick of Waterworks and Shari Lebowitz of Bespoke Designs, moderated by Jen Berniker,...
Appointment signals MoCA Westport’s commitment to providing accessible and high caliber performing arts experiences.
The MoCA Gives Back program provides equitable access and meaningful arts experiences.
Go behind the scenes of Rainbow in The Dark and rock out with Darling!
Join us for an evening of surrealist surprises in support of the Museum and the arts.
Passes for MoCA Westport gallery admission are now available at the Westport Library.
Engage with compelling speakers relevant to our exhibition and the arts.
Get creative and build new skills over Spring Break!
Join us for an interactive demo of encaustic painting followed by a gallery tour!
Learn more about art collecting + buying with our panel of experts.
Experience the films of local high school students at the Teen Film Showcase!
Perform your acoustic music or support performers from the audience.
Mark your calendar for September 30, 2023!
Celebrate the guitar at the Sixth Annual CT Guitar Festival from March 3- 5!
Join us for the ultimate summer experience!
Adam Moore joins MoCA Westport’s Board of Directors.
Plan your private event at MoCA Westport!
Join us for a special panel discussion on January 26 at MoCA!
Join us at MoCA’s Happy Hour for a special floral workshop with Blossom + Stem!
Register now for our winter/spring classes for kids!
NEW FOR MoCA Members: MoCA Westport is pleased to participate in the Fairfield/Westchester Museum Alliance starting in December 2022. Present your MoCA membership card to receive free admission and store discounts at any of the participating institutions. This is one...
Join us on Feb 2 for a discussion with the curator of our current Camacho exhibition.
Bring the whole family for an evening of festive music in our gallery setting.
Read more about why MoCA Westport is a must-visit Museum this winter!
We appreciate your vote!
Make a beautiful floral arrangement with Blossom + Stem in our gallery setting.
Check out our Winter/Fall Classes for all ages and interests. Register today!
Announcing MoCA’s inaugural Film Salon featuring two compelling films about the art world.
Join us for a special Members event on Friday, November 11!
All high school students are eligible to submit works for the 2023 High School Exhibition.
MoCA Westport is perfect for your personal or corporate holiday party – book today!
Be a part of MoCA’s first Open Mic night on October 20th!
Plan ahead for summer 2023! Reserve your spot today.
Congratulations to Club 203 for a fabulous inaugural event at MoCA Westport!
Teens at MoCA focused on volunteerism and connection to the arts.
Register for our award-winning Fall 2022 courses today!
[Updated August 11: Congratulations to Artem Kuznetsov for his selection as the winner of the 2022 Heida Hermanns Piano Competition!] MoCA Westport will once again bring four rising stars in the piano world to Westport, CT to compete over the course of three days in...
Thank you for voting us Best Art Classes in Westport for the second consecutive year.
MoCA Westport was recently awarded a grant from Connecticut Humanities to support our participation in the CT Summer at the Museum initiative. The program invites Connecticut children ages 18 and under plus one accompanying Connecticut resident adult to visit...
MoCA Westport announces the opening of Women Pulling at the Threads of Social Discourse in collaboration with The Contemporary Art Modern Project (The CAMP Gallery) and the Fiber Artists Miami Association (FAMA). The exhibition explores how female artists, utilizing...
MoCA Westport announces its participation in a new "Employment Is For Everyone" Initiative. The initiative is a collaboration between the Town of Westport's Department of Human Services, the Commission on People with Disabilities (CPD) and the local business community...
Don’t miss these speakers and artists aligned with our current exhibition!
Don’t miss these legendary punk artists and authors!
Join us as a Counselor or CIT at Camp MoCA this summer!
Featuring a diverse line-up of twelve performances.
BUY TICKETS HERE. Don’t miss this dynamic evening that marries contemporary dance and string music in expert and unexpected ways.
BUY TICKETS HERE. Kristen and Joe are back again with some festival holiday and classical tunes!
Join us for free supporting programming for The Westport Idea.
Register now for Camp MoCA, a weekly summer camp for ages 3.5 – 8!
MoCA Westport and the Westport Arts Advisory Committee (WAAC) announce the opening of The Westport Idea exhibition.
The operating support grants are designed to help the state’s museums and arts organizations maintain and grow their ability to serve their community and the public.
On Jan. 6, join us for a free discussion on gender-based violence, led by a human rights lawyer and advocate.
Creativity Coach Naomi Vladeck is back by popular demand for a special in-person workshop.
Don’t miss the esteemed competition featuring four of the world’s top young pianists!
We are thrilled to be voted Best Art Classes in Westport by the readers of Westport Lifestyle Magazine's Readers' Choice 2021. See what all the buzz is about - we have classes for everyone! Check out all the awards here.
Have your child's birthday party in the classroom at the Academy at MoCA Westport! Fill out this online birthday party request form and we will contact you for a non-refundable $450 deposit which covers up to 10 participants. Each additional participant is $25. Max...
[As appeared in The New York Times on November 14, 2021] Ann Sharon Weiner, 81, passed on peacefully on Saturday, November 6, 2021. She lost a long, courageous battle with pancreatic cancer at her home in Westport, CT with her loving family by her side. Ann leaves...
An evening with Creativity Coach Naomi Vladek at MoCA. Clarify your vision and set an intention for yourself this year.
MoCA Westport announces that admission to our gallery is now complimentary for all visitors for one year, made possible through the generous gift of an anonymous donor.
A Family Day featuring a range of nature-inspired art activities will be held on Saturday, September 11 from 12 – 4 p.m.
Read a review of our current exhibition, Élan Vital, on PROVOKR: https://www.provokr.com/art/elan-vital/
Thank you for voting us “Best Art Classes” in Westport for the second consecutive year.
Open for Thursday Happy Hour and all MoCA events. Starting Nov 11, try Open Art Studio Time (Adults) at the same time as Happy Hour!
Love Wins features a site-specific mural created by Staples High School student Poppy Livingstone (Westport, CT) and the teens of Westport, in support of LGBTQ+ Pride Month.
Unfit For Print is a dual exhibition featuring the selected works of Noah Fox and Patrick Perry.
Élan Vital features the eleven artists selected for our first Summer Open Call, curated by Max Teicher and Emily White.
October 15, 2021
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BUY TICKETS HERE. You won’t want to miss this up-and-coming indie pop singer/songwriter!
September 10, 2021
BUY TICKETS HERE. Expressive performances combining unusual textural clarity with a rich, blended sound.
September 3, 2021
BUY TICKETS HERE. A MoCA Westport fan favorite, featuring returning British pianist Simon Mulligan.
August 20, 2021
Jazz at Lincoln Center Emerging Artist Spotlight
With a voice as smooth as velvet, Samara’s star seems to rise with each performance.
August 6, 2021
The Grammy-Award winning ensemble reimagines the classical music experience.
July 16, 2021
A vital force in the international chamber music world.
July 9, 2021
A harmony-rich blend of contemporary folk and acoustic pop.
Presented in both grandiose and intimate scales and settings throughout our galleries, Minter’s videos are exhibited together for the first time in a public institution.