Exhibitions & Special Events


Julia Turner, Three Days Walking (Mourning Brooch), Brooch, 2013 Steel pins, enamel, steel, wood, 5 x 5 x 0.7 cm

La Frontera
Encounters Along the Border
Museum of Art and Design, New York City
March 1 – September 23, 2018
Opening reception: March 22, 2018, 6-8:30pm (please note: new date!)

La Frontera, the important exhibition originally organized and curated by Lorena Lazard and Velvet da Vinci, premiered at the Museo Franz Mayer in Mexico City in 2013. It traveled to Velvet da Vinci in San Francisco, the Art Gallery at Indiana University Kokomo, Kokomo, IN, and the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX. Now it opens at the Museum of Art and Design in New York City on March 1, 2018.

A special curator-led tour of La Frontera with Mike Holmes, Lorena Lazard, and Barbara Paris Gifford will take place on Friday, March 23 from 4-5pm at MAD. Read more here.