April 8 - August 20, 2017
A site-specific exhibition by Dallas-based artist Keer Tanchak. "Tanchak’s approach to painting demonstrates how the medium is always operating in a web of tradition and cultural references. The exhibition serves as a metaphorical X-ray machine that exposes the building block of the language of painting: brushwork, color, and light."
April 8 - August 20, 2017
"Ambreen Butt’s What is left of me addresses current political oppression and violence globally through large-scale resin installations and collage-based works." The pieces in the show include themes of feminism, globalization, and identity.
There will be five blocks of screenings of experimental film and video art at Dallas Contemporary. This includes a special screening of a film by...Read More
A show of works by John Houck.
An exhibition of works by Ross Bleckner. The show is curated by Peter Doroshenko.
An exhibition of works by American photographer Bruce Weber.
An exhibition of works by Mexican artist Pedro Reyes.
An exhibition of works by Brazilian born artist Laercio Redondo.
An exhibition of works by Paola Pivi.
A solo exhibition by artist Helmut Lang. In this exhibition, the artist uses sheepskin installed in the gallery to highlight the gallery’s physical space.
An exhibition surveying Dan Colen’s artistic practice.
A film by Robert Adanto documenting the work of “4th wave” feminist performance artists. This screening is free and open to the public.
A screening of works by Michigan-based filmmaker Nazlı Dinçel. The films are presented by Spectacle Society, a collective organized to present programs of film, video art, and...Read More
An exhibition of works by London-based artist Aura Satz. This show includes Between the Bullet and the Hole, a newly commissioned film focusing on the role of women in...Read More
An exhibition featuring works by Joan Semmel, Anita Steckel, Betty Tompkins and Cosey Fanni Tutti. Their work explores themes of feminism and its place in present-day politics...Read More
Betty Tompkins, Joan Semme, and Rachel Middleman discuss the 1960s and 70s feminist artists “who strayed from the established feminist flock and provided essential performative, discursive, and...Read More
An exhibition of works by Jeff Zilm. This show will contain new work created for specifically for the Dallas Contemporary.
For the first half of this program, artist Adriana Varejão will discuss her exhibition with adjunct curator, Pedro Alonzo. Then, at 12:30, there will be a panel...Read More
An exhibition of works by Jason Willaford. Through reappropriation, Willaford transforms old objects into wall hangings and sculptures.
An exhibition by Sychrodogs, a Ukrainian collaborative duo consisting of Tania Shcheglova and Roman Noven. The artists use photography to explore the raw sense of self...Read More
An exhibition of works by Brazilian artist Adriana Varejao. By highlighting historical inaccuracies during Brazil’s colonial period, Varejao’s works give light to various conflicts and atrocities that...Read More
An exhibition of Berlin-based artist Nadia Kaabi-Linke. Through an examination of individual components that comprise our societal structures, Kaabi-Linke highlights dynamics that are often overlooked and forgotten....Read More
An exhibition by Karachi (Pakistan) and Berlin-based artist Bani Abidi. Working primarily through video and immersive installation, Abidi explores notions of national and cultural identity.
Three exhibitions: Artprize winner Anila Quayyum Agha’s Intersections; Nate Lowman: America Sneezes; David Salle: Debris (including ceramics!)
The first US exhibition of work by cinema-influenced, French conceptual art star Loris Gréaud, whose meteoric rise includes installations at the Louvre, the Centre Pompidou,...Read More
An audio-visual work installed in an acoustically-controlled space that proposes an experience favorable to the state of reverie.
Three solo shows under one roof: International fashion photographer Testino turns his lens on mountainous people of Peru and their traditional and festive costumes. Uklanski is...Read More
A critique of the DC’s Student New Media Art Exhibition with North Texas experts Frank Dufour, Ruth West, and Ira Greenberg.
Work drawing from new media programs in North Texas.
Richard Phillips: Negation of the Universe AND Julian Schnabel: An Artist Has A Past (Puffy Clouds and Strong Cocktails): 15 Paintings Over The Last Decade
A superstar twofer.
Presented by the Dallas Art Fair Foundation and Dallas Contemporary.
Four exhibitions in an airplane hangar: JR: Les Miserables – Lavish: Design in Dallas – Arthur Pena: slight shift, steady hand – Paula Crown: Inside my head: A Contemporary...Read More
The massive Dallas Contemporary has all the room in the world and they’re using it all to open the fall season with five exhibitions. And...Read More