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July 20th in the Dallas Arts District: DMA Late Nights & Nasher ’til Midnight

Third Fridays, 6:00 p.m.–midnight at the Dallas Museum of Art

Join us on the third Friday of each month, when the Museum is open until midnight. Each Late Night offers hundreds of experiences for visitors of all ages with performances, concerts, readings, film screenings, tours, talks, family programs, and more! See the full schedule …

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Nasher hosts “First Sculpture: Handaxe to Figure Stone”

First Sculpture: Handaxe to Figure Stone January 27, 2018 – April 28, 2018

First Sculpture: Handaxe to Figure Stone is the first museum exhibition to present ancient handaxes and figure stones as works of art. Traditionally understood as the longest-used tool in human history, with examples dating back more than 2 million years, some handaxes …

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HARRY GEFFERT (1934-2017) | Celebration of Life Nov. 26

  CELEBRATION OF LIFE H A R R Y  G E F F E R T

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photo credit: Teresa Rafidi PLEASE GATHER WITH US TO CELEBRATE HIS LIFE SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 26TH, 2 – 4 PM   REFLECTIONS ON THE ARTIST WILL BEGIN AT 2:30 PM NASHER SCULPTURE …

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Dallas Design Symposium: Redefining Space for Art – CHINATI AND MASS MOCA Nov. 5 at the Nasher

 

http://www.dallasarchitectureforum.org/symposium2017.html

5 November 2017
Sunday, 1:30 to 3:30 pm (Check-In Beginning at 1:00 pm)
Nasher Hall, Nasher Sculpture Center

 

The Dallas Architecture Forum presents the 2017 Dallas Design Symposium with speakers Jenny Moore, Director, Chinati Foundation and Joseph Thompson, Founding Director, MASS MoCA.

The Chinati Foundation and MASS MoCA are two …

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2018 Nasher Prize Laureate Theaster Gates

Theaster Gates 2018 Nasher Prize Laureate The Nasher Sculpture Center proudly announces the 2018 Laureate, Theaster Gates. From the objects that he creates to the orchestrated exchange of ideas within communal space, Gates has changed what it means to be a sculptor today. About Theaster Gates Learn about Nasher Prize Upcoming Nasher Prize Programs

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May 19th in the Dallas Arts District: DMA Late Nights & Nasher ’til Midnight

Friday, May 19, 2017  https://www.dma.org/programs-late-nights
6:00 p.m.–midnight
$15 public (some exhibitions require an additional ticket)
$10 students (with valid ID)
FREE for DMA Members
FREE for children 11 and under

Come dressed as Frida Kahlo and your May Late Night ticket will be $5. (The México 1900–1950 exhibition will require an additional ticket.)

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The Nasher presents Roni Horn’s Glass Sculptures

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First American museum exhibition of artist’s large-scale glass sculptures

DALLAS, Texas (March 20, 2017) – The Nasher Sculpture Center announces its
2017 summer show Roni Horn, featuring large scale, cast glass works by the
American artist. The exhibition will be on view May 20 – August 20, 2017.

Encompassing sculpture, drawing, …

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The Richard Brettell Award in the Arts April 11-13

The Richard Brettell Award in the Arts at UT Dallas, established in 2016 with an endowment from Mrs. Eugene McDermott, recognizes the essential and fundamental role in the arts in the life of the university. The award honors an artist working in or between any of the broad spectrum of artistic endeavors, including the visual …

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Inspired by Pierre Huyghe: Nasher Now Classes for Adults / March 2

Nasher Now
Classes for Adults

PIERRE HUYGHE
March 2 / 6 p.m.

Learn how 2017 Nasher Prize Laureate Pierre Huyghe brings life to his work and join us in the studio to make something personally monumental.

Advance registration required.
Members FREE, Non-Members $10.

REGISTER Nasher Sculpture Center, 2001 Flora Street, Dallas, …

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Summer Block Party June 17 in the Dallas Art District

June 17 | Dallas Arts District is closing the streets for our #free Summer Block Party 2016 with the Dallas Museum of Art, Nasher Sculpture Center, Klyde Warren Park, and Crow Collection of Asian Art. Participate in special activities including concerts, local brews, dance lessons, cinema, and much more!

http://www.dallasartsdistrict.org/events/dallasartsdistrict-summer-block-party-june-17/

 

CROW COLLECTION OF …

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SPRING BLOCK pARTy March 18 in the Dallas Arts District

DALLAS – Dallas Arts District SPRING BLOCK pARTy is set for 6 p.m. to midnight Friday, March 18, at Pearl and Flora Streets in Dallas. The event, open to the public at no charge, will close the streets and celebrate everything the popular district offers.

Some highlights will include:

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Sightings: Mai-Thu Perret opens March 12 at the Nasher

Sightings: Mai-Thu Perret March 12, 2016 – July 17, 2016 Nasher Sculpture Center, 2001 Flora Street, Dallas, TX 75201

Join us on opening weekend for a conversation with Swiss-born exhibition artist Mai-Thu Perret, who has spent the past 16 years making work born from a fictional feminist art commune she created called The Crystal Frontier. Set in New Mexico, …

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360 Speaker Series: Exhibition Artist Ann Veronica Janssens Jan. 23

Join us on opening day for a talk with Belgian exhibition artist Ann Veronica Janssens. Known primarily as a light artist, Janssens is interested in “situations of dazzlement… the persistence of vision, vertigo, saturation, speed, and exhaustion” —in other words, how the body responds to certain scientific phenomena and conditions put upon it. More …

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