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360: Iván Navarro

Nasher Sculpture Center

March 28, 2015 | 2–3:30 pm

Chilean-born artist Iván Navarro, known for his socio-politically charged sculptures of neon, fluorescent, and incandescent light, will speak at the Nasher in conjunction with the exhibition of his work, This Land Is Your Land, at NorthPark Center. A reception and book signing will immediately follow the lecture.

Melvin Edwards: Five Decades

Nasher Sculpture Center

January 31 - May 10, 2015

A retrospective exhibition of renowned American sculptor and pioneering figure in African-American art, Melvin Edwards, who has redefined the modernist tradition of welded sculpture with his defiant artistic explorations of social, political, and personal issues. The show includes a range of works created since the 1960s, including never-before-seen pieces.


360 Speaker Series: French Sculpture Census

In celebration of a new website exploring in depth the impacts of French sculpture on the cultural landscape of the United States, Laure de Margerie […]

Music from Yellow Barn: Madness and Betrayal

Part of the Nasher’s “Soundings” series, this concert explores dark themes in works for string quartet and soprano, with composer and violist Brett Dean, violinists […]

Ann Hamilton

Installation artist extraordinaire Ann Hamilton will be the featured speaker at the 2014 UNT Nasher Lecture Series. Tickets required.

Anna-Bella Papp: Sightings

Restrained tabletop objects in unfired clay play with the nuances of the Nasher’s architecture in Papp’s first museum show in the United States.

Preview of ART21 Season 7

Preview screening at Texas Theater of Art21 Season 7 episode featuring Katharina Grosse and her exhibition at the Nasher Sculpture Center (summer of 2013) with a Q&A […]

Mark Grotjahn: Sculpture

Los Angeles-based artist Grotjahn came to prominence for large, richly worked paintings.  Alongside his paintings, Grotjahn has been working privately on sculpture for over a […]

Sightings: Bettina Pousttchi

Continuing their Sightings series of installations and interventions, the Nasher presents the first American museum exhibition of the German-Iranian artist, Bettina Pousttchi.  

David Bates

The Modern and the Nasher present a joint exhibition of the work of artist David Bates. The exhibition is a retrospective of Bates’s work installed […]

360: Charles Long with Tyler Green

The Nasher’s ongoing 360 speaker series features conversations and lectures on the definition of sculpture.  Long’s main motivations for creating art is to “make an […]

360 Speaker Series: Liz Larner

Los Angeles artist Liz Larner speaks, with a wine reception immediately following the presentation. For information and reservations, email FREE with admission: Adults $10. […]

Ken Price Sculpture: A Retrospective

100 works by the prolific ceramic artist tracing his sculptural practice of more than 50 years, in a gallery designed by acclaimed architect Frank O. […]

UNT Nasher Lecture Series: Kiki Smith

Internationally renowned artist Kiki Smith will be the featured speaker at the annual Nasher Lecture Series on Tuesday, January 29 at 7 pm presented by […]

Sightings: Eva Rothschild

The Nasher has commissioned Eva Rothschild to create a site-specific sculpture for the museum’s entrance bay.

Sculpture in So Many Words: Text Pieces 1960–75

Text sculpture from the early 1960s through the mid-1970s, highlighting work conceived for ephemeral media—gallery announcements, newspaper and magazine ads, posters and broadsheets, bulletins, articles, […]

Ernesto Neto: Cuddle on the Tightrope

Everyone’s international favorite stretched-nylon environment artist creates a new work at the Nasher, via a team of assistants. Let’s hope it’s light-fast!

Sightings: Erick Swenson

New sculptures present fantastic vignettes of animals ensnared in strange, sometimes devastating circumstances.

Nick Cave: Heard

Soundsuits designed by Nick Cave and built by UNT students, faculty and staff are featured in a new performance by UNT Dance majors and music […]

The Annual Found Object Art Exhibit

An annual exhibit of the sculpture of Dallas students from six middle and high schools who visited the Nasher to learn about the concept of […]

Elliott Hundley: The Bacchae

11 imposing mixed-media collages—or bulletin boards, as he sometimes calls them, highlighting Hundley’s investigations of the ancient Greek tragedy The Bacchae by Euripides.

China: Artists Behind the Wall

Nasher Director Jeremy Strick and Melissa Chiu, Director of the Asia Society Museum, discuss the current state of affairs in China as it relates to […]

Tony Cragg: Seeing Things

Billed as “The first major Cragg show in the U.S in 20 years”; featuring 30 large-to medium large sculptures from the internationally-acclaimed artist, made between […]

Aaron Curry and Thomas Houseago: artists talk

The Nasher’s 360 Speaker Series features Aaron Curry and Thomas Houseago, artists in the current exhibition, Statuesque.  Curry was born in San Antonio,  Houseago  in […]


Statuesque brings forth a dynamic group of six international artists including Pawel Althamer, Huma Bhabha, Aaron Curry, Thomas Houseago, Matthew Monahan and Rebecca Warren. Featuring […]

Sightings: Martin Creed

Turner Prize-winning artist, Martin Creed, creates a site-specific installation in the Lower Level Gallery of the Nasher Sculpture Center as part of their Sightings series […]