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Spirit and Matter: Masterpieces from the Keir Collection of Islamic Art

Dallas Museum of Art

September 18 - July 31, 2016

An exhibition of over fifty works from the Keir Collection of Islamic Art. This is the first time these works have been exhibited in North America.

Inca: Conquests of the Andes

Dallas Museum of Art

May 15 - November 15, 2015

An exhibition exploring the effects of state expansion and imperial conquest on Andean visual arts, with more than 100 artworks and textile objects from the 15th and early 16th centuries.

Mirror Stage—Visualizing the Self After the Internet

Dallas Museum of Art

April 10 - December 6, 2015

An exhibition–part of the DMA's Concentration series–featuring videos by eight artists examining the changing understanding and representation of the self via digital technology and the Internet, with a different artist’s work on view each month. Featured artists include Ed Atkins, Trisha Baga, Antoine Catala, Aleksandra Domanović, Jon Rafman, Jacolby Satterwhite, Hito Steyerl, and Ryan Trecartin.


Kevin Beasley: Black Rocker

The debut of a new work by New York-based artist Kevin Beasley–a sound performance piece with interactive sculptural components including the rocking chair referred to […]

Ei Arakawa: Jiro, Digital Painting

The premiere of a newly commissioned musical by New York–based performance artist Ei Arakawa, together with writer Dan Poston and composer David Zuckerman, inspired by […]

Michaël Borremans: As Sweet As It Gets

An exhibition bringing together 50 paintings, 40 drawings, and five films made by Belgian artist Michaël Borremans over the last fifteen years.

Frank Bowling: Map Paintings

An exhibition of select works from painter Frank Bowling’s “Map Paintings” series in which he used world maps as organizational tools to explore color. Including […]

360 Speaker Series: Sarah Thornton

The Nasher and the DMA present a conversation with author Sarah Thornton. Thornton wrote Seven Days in the Art World, an international bestseller, and her […]

Isa Genzken: Retrospective

Big traveling show installed in the barrel vault and quadrant galleries; it’s the first American retrospective, covering nearly four decades, of this influential German artist’s […]

State of the Arts Panel Discussion

Featuring Arthur Peña of WARE:WOLF: HAUS; Devon Nowlin of Homecoming Committee; and writer and SMU community engagement associate Darryl Ratcliff.

Concentrations 57: Slavs and Tatars

New work from the collective Slavs and Tatars, who focus on “the area east of the former Berlin Wall and west of the Great Wall of China […]

Cities & Cultural Investment: A Snapshot

A panel conversation about cultural investment in major cultural centers, part of the Association of Art Museum Directors‘ annual meeting in Dallas. Panelists will be: […]

Takashi Murakami: Jellyfish Eyes

Murakami’s first live-action feature film will begin its nine-stop screening tour at the Dallas Museum of Art. The DMA is also one of few venues […]

Robert Smithson in Texas

The first examination of five projects Smithson proposed throughout the state of Texas.  

Untitled: Jim Hodges

A film made by Hodges in collaboration with Encke King and Carlos Marques da Cruz, Untitled begins with a reflection on the early AIDS epidemic. […]

Arts & Letters Live: Open House

The DMA invites the public to purchase tickets and learn more about the six month Arts & Letters Live season during an open house from noon […]

Frank Mosley: Two Story

Mosley will premiere his latest video installation in the c3 Gallery as part of their Late Night Art Bytes Series. It’s the second in his quartet […]

Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take

The DMA will premiere a traveling exhibition and the first comprehensive survey to be organized in the United States on the work of contemporary American […]

Jim Hodges and Jeffrey Grove: Discussion

Artist Jim Hodges will join DMA curator Jeffrey Grove for a discussion his work and the DMA co-organize exhibition Jim Hodges: Give More Than You […]

Travel + Technology in Performance Art

Apophenia Underground announces Travel + Technology in Performance Art, third in a series of panels of performance art featuring panelists Apophenia Underground, Rachel Cook, Anthony […]

Boom Town

Boom Town, an exhibition organized by The Art Foundation for Available Spaces, describes the tangle of networks  that shape Dallas’ current cultural climate. The exhibited […]

No Name

TheDallas Museum of Art presents the performance No Name and the subsequent PSWxEdu, a four-week performance art education series from July 25 – August 15, […]

Good/Bad Art Collective: Fashionably Late

Performance? Drunken party? Excellent art? If our memory of Denton in the 90’s is accurate Good/Bad Art Collective’s tardy return to the Dallas–Fort Worth area […]

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