Dallas Museum of Art
March 12 - July 16, 2017
An exhibition exploring modern art created by 20th-century Mexican artists. The show features works by Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, José Clemente Orozco, Ángel Zárraga, Tina Modotti, and David Alfaro Siqueiros, among others.
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."
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.
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.
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...Read More
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...Read More
A retrospective exhibition of photographs by Irving Penn.
An exhibition inspired by Young Woman Seated at a Virginal, a Vermeer painting from 1670–72. This show includes this painting by Vermeer as well as paintings...Read More
A literary and performing arts series hosted by the museum. For more info, go here.
An exhibition focusing on Pollock’s black enamel and oil paintings created between 1951 and 1953.
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.
The first major redesign in twenty years for the museum’s African art galleries.
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...Read More
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.
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
An exhibition bringing together 50 paintings, 40 drawings, and five films made by Belgian artist Michaël Borremans over the last fifteen years.
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...Read More
Works from the artists’ 18-year engagement with the Gutai Art Association—the leading avant-garde group of postwar Japanese artists, along with to latter-day pieces created in...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
Featuring Arthur Peña of WARE:WOLF: HAUS; Devon Nowlin of Homecoming Committee; and writer and SMU community engagement associate Darryl Ratcliff.
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...Read More
The argument could be made that the DMA’s show of new acquisitions demonstrates an institution either on the bleeding edge, or wallowing in the misguided...Read More
Debora Hunter, Associate Professor of Photography at SMU discusses Never Enough, the show of new DMA acquisitions.
Despite the fact that the DMA is predictably flogging the Impressionist ballet dancers and still lifes in their press materials for this show, set your...Read More
Rare Modernist jewelry from Smith, an early and active supporter of black and gay civil rights. Organized by the Brooklyn Museum of Art.
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:...Read More
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...Read More
An exhibition focusing on and celebrating the dyer’s art from North and West Africa, including the countries of Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria, Côte d’Ivoire, Nigeria, and...Read More
The first examination of five projects Smithson proposed throughout the state of Texas.
Hogue’s artist’s erosion works and supporting drawings for several of the paintings.