Current Exhibitions

  • With a Single Step: Stories in the Making of America
    Tue, Sep 1, 2009 - Thu, Dec 31, 2020

    With a Single Step: Stories in the Making of America, MOCA’s new core exhibit, will bring to life the Museum’s unique historical content and birth a compelling art work by fusing itself with the architectural heart of its new home designed by Maya Lin on Centre Street.  This presentation is an innovative approach to museum and exhibition design.  It will facilitate a new way of interacting with content: through the evocative use of space that stirs visitors’ emotions and breaks down barriers to deeper learning and understanding.

     

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  • Thu, Oct 18, 2018 - Sun, Mar 24, 2019

    Radical Machines: Chinese in the Information Age explores the seemingly impossible, yet technologically crucial Chinese typewriter.

  • Thu, Oct 18, 2018 - Sun, Mar 24, 2019

    Interior Lives: Photographs of Chinese Americans in the 1980s by Bud Glick explores photographer Bud Glick's work in documenting the street life, people, and domestic scenes of Chinatown during a time of major changes in New York City Chinatown.