Dallas Museum of Art

Dallas Museum of Art


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1717 North Harwood

Dallas, TX 75201


Waxed: Batik from Java

Dallas Museum of Art

September 25 - 10, 2017

"Drawn from the DMA’s collection, Waxed: Batik from Java presents a selection of Javanese batik made in the West and Central regions, where the main batik production was centered during the 19th and early 20th centuries. Batik is a wax-resist process for dye-decorating cloth. In Indonesia, batik is especially associated with the island of Java."


Daumier’s Political and Social Satire

A show of works by French artist Honoré Daumier (1808–1879), a French artist known for his caricatures lampooning politics and society in 19th-century France.

Carey Young: The New Architecture

An exhibition of works by London-based artist Carey Young. The show will feature photographic and text-based works along with Young’s new video piece Palais de Justice.

Art and Nature in the Middle Ages

An exhibition exploring the various representations of nature in medieval art. The show is organized by the Musée de Cluny – Musée national du Moyen Âge in...

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Nicolas Party: Pathway

A mural by Swiss artist Nicolas Party. “For three weeks, Party worked on-site to transform the corridor into an immersive, vibrantly colored landscape mural that was...

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Arts & Letters Live

A literary and performing arts series hosted by the museum. For more info, go here.

Jackson Pollock: Blind Spots

An exhibition focusing on Pollock’s black enamel and oil paintings created between 1951 and 1953.

Mirror Stage: Panel Discussion

A panel discussion featuring artists Ed Atkins and Jacolby Satterwhite, both of whom are featured in the exhibition Concentrations 59: Mirror Stage—Visualizing the Self After the Internet.

International Pop

An exhibition that chronicles the globalization of the 1960s and 70s Pop art movement. Highlighted in this exhibition is Pop art’s connection to movements in...

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Inca: Conquests of the Andes

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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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.

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...

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Robert Smithson in Texas

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

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