McKinney Avenue Contemporary (The MAC)
May 16 - June 27, 2015
An exhibition of work by Lagos-born, Austin-based multidisciplinary artist Olaniyi R. Akindiya, (aka, Akirash). The show's title "Adittu"–the Yoruba word for puzzle–refers both to the purpose of clothing to cover the body and to processes of creating traditional cloths.
A retrospective exhibition featuring 50 works made by Mexican artist Joy Laville over the past 50 years–her first Dallas show in more than 30 years.
An immersive installation by Dallas art team Chuck & George (Brian K. Scott and Brian K. Jones). Wallpaper, oversized linoleum tiles, and pop art microwaves. […]
An exhibition of works by Mexican photographer Flor Garduño, including images from her Trilogy publication–a “dance” in three movements, realized through years of photography in […]
Part of the ongoing Dallas Medianale, this video installation show features work by Francis Alys, Gary Hill, Owen Kydd, Bruce Nauman, Tara Nelson, Joe Sola, […]
An ambitious series of video installations, screenings, and intermedia performances, including work by Bruce Nauman, Joe Sola, Francis Alÿs, Gary Hill, Owen Kydd, John Whitney, […]
Made by filmmaker Quin Mathews, this documentary celebrating the MAC’s 20 years of presenting art and public programs in Dallas features rare footage and conversations […]
Part two of the MAC’s 20-year celebration features exhibiting artists from 2005–2013.
A special workshop series collaboration by the Business Council for the Arts and City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs, DADA, Creative Arts Center, and The […]
A group show of Texas art icons from the 1930’s to the present, including the Dallas Nine, David Bates and Billy Hassell. Legendary North Texas […]
In conjunction with Jessup’s show of current works at the MAC.
Moving, Not Moving: Featuring Artists Of The Core Residency Program Of The Museum Of Fine Arts, Houston
Featuring: Julia Brown, Anna Elise Johnson, Senalka Mcdonald, Harold Mendez, Madsen Minax And Ronny Quevedo.
This year, The MAC will celebrate 20 years at 3120 McKinney Avenue. The MAC opened in 1994 as the first North Texas venue where contemporary […]
A DB14 panel discussion moderated by artist, writer, and educator, Stephen Lapthisophon. Using examples from each artists work, Lapthisophon will lead a discussion with the artists.Panel […]
Dallas Art Dealers Association (DADA), Creative Arts Center (CAC) and The McKinney Avenue Contemporary (The MAC) are presenting this new workshop series. The topic will be […]
An extension of Smith’s research during her residency at threewalls in Chicago, this is a roving research capsule, designed to extract lost cultural histories, myths […]
Curry is a multidisciplinary artist who creates spiral sculptures from the accumulated waste in his environment.
This body of work includes seven large scale paintings in the style of Renaissance altar pieces and depict contemporary narratives of moral turmoil.
Participating artists Zach Moser and Eric Leshinsky of Shrimp Boat Projects, Brenda Perry, Irene J. Klaver and Henry G. Sanchez, create projects that contribute to […]
This will be Bryan’s first major solo exhibition in Dallas. He presents a series of silent short films which depict five stories from the New […]
Anker brings together underwater motifs of animals that look like flowers, “vanitas” in Petrie dishes inspired by art history, porcelain sponge sculptures that appear as […]
A winter artist party and ornament sale. $25 member/ $35 non member.
Theo Rigby’s project is a series of short films about the American immigration experience including live events and an online platform where users share their […]
Walk Bout is an ongoing series of works on paper and paintings that examines Smith’s identity as a Jamaican-American artist and the social struggles of […]
Vogel is a multi-media artist whose work explores the world as viewed through new media technology using web-cameras, blogs and Google searches as source material.
Johnson’s work is from an ongoing body of drawings, including two site-specific large scale works, that render a variety of natural sources with an exacting […]
The MAC welcomes exhibiting artist Tony Orrico for an art talk and discussion about his career as a performance artist and details on the current […]
Tony Orrico will perform live for more than 30 hours over the course of four days in response to the New Works Space. The first […]
The MAC presents Social memory #3, Conversation with Sophie, Target MAC drawing, an exhibition featuring the work of David Graeve. The site-specific installation in the […]
Sight-Specific is a selection of recent large-scale works that depict the forest landscapes of Northern Florida and Georgia as well as the Cascades Mountains in […]
The MAC presents their Annual Membership Exhibition Each year a theme for the exhibition. This year’s theme is Δ (DELTA).