The Museum of Modern Art is honoring the contributions to the cinema of Charles Chaplin (1889-1977), on the 100th anniversary of his April 16 birth.

The tributes to Chaplin, one of cinema's indisputable geniuses, include a gallery exhibition, "Chaplin: A Centennial Celebration," through June 30; a retrospective of his films from April 14-27, and publication of an illustrated book, "Charles Chaplin: An Appreciation," by Charles Silver, supervisor of the museum's Film Study Center.