Located in the heart of Midtown Detroit, MOCAD’s dynamic visual arts program features special events, thematic exhibitions, surveys of established artists, new commissions, and introduces emerging artists.

4454 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48201

Wednesday: 11am-5pm
Thursday: 11am-8pm
Friday: 11am-8pm
Saturday: 11am-5pm
Sunday: 11am-5pm


A grant from the Ford Foundation has allowed MOCAD to empower two creative leaders from the art community in a multi-year program focused on highlighting and researching the art community in Southeast Michigan. Ouliana Ermolova and Jova Lynne, current Ford Curatorial Fellows, author this blog as a way of documenting their fellowships. This blog is a reflection of their experience as emerging curators and their engagement with artists, galleries, community partners, mentors, and the institution in researching, preparing for, and presenting MOCAD exhibitions and public programs. Read More


Daily Rush is a web platform dedicated to the fastness, and honesty, of experimental media and moving image, presenting a new work each month at Daily Rush is organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit in partnership with Daata Editions, with support from the Knight Foundation. Daily Rush is curated by Pat Elifritz, Curator of New Media and Technology.
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