Guided Exhibition Tours

Guided Exhibition Tour for Grade 9-12 Students -
Passione Italiana: The Art of Espresso

February 24 - June 15, 2019

What is design if it is not centered around public interest?

MODA’s current exhibition, Passione Italiana: The Art of Italian Espresso, chronicles the evolution of the espresso machine and documents technological and design developments that made espresso possible. This exhibitions also surveys the social and historical impact coffee and coffeehouses have had around the world, including the role of cafes as incubators in social justice movements and how they have helped fuel everything from literary and musical achievements to political revolutions.

For more information about this exhibition, click here.

  • Cost: $8/person

  • Capacity: 50 individuals. If your group is larger, please contact Blair Banks at to discuss possible accommodations.

  • Field Trip Days: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays

  • Field Trip Time Slots: 10:00 am to 11:30 am and 10:30 am to Noon

Looking for an earlier time or a different day? Contact Blair Banks at to explore the possibilities of bringing your group to MODA.