Nasher Prize Programs

The Nasher is pleased to offer a series of public and educational programs connecting to and expanding upon Nasher Prize.

 


2019 Nasher Prize Public and Educational Programming

Upcoming Programs

Nasher Prize Celebration Month

March 1 – April 6, 2019

Join us at the Nasher for a month long celebration of 2019 Nasher Prize Laureate Isa Genzken, featuring public events, and educational opportunities including family activities, student workshops, learning resources and transportation funding for school tours.

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Spring Break at the Nasher

March 12 – 17, 2019
Nasher Sculpture Center
Free admission to the Nasher 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Bring the whole family to enjoy a week of free programming at the Nasher and investigate big ideas from 2019 Nasher Prize Laureate Isa Genzken through interactive resources.

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Student-Centered Zine

Submission deadline February 4, 2019
Open to students ages 14 - 22

Students from around the world are invited to submit artistic work inspired by the work of 2019 Nasher Prize Laureate Isa Genzken for publication in zine format. Submissions may include original visual art, photography or poetry. Selected submissions will be compiled by Nasher Staff and presented in limited-run print and digital formats to be shared with local and international students.

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Student Festival

March 24, 2019 / 1 – 4 p.m.
Nasher Sculpture Center
Free admission to the Nasher 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

In celebration of the launch of a student-created zine, the Nasher will host an afternoon featuring music and interactive projects inspired by themes in the work of the 2019 Nasher Prize Laureate Isa Genzken. 

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Nasher Prize Dialogues: Graduate Symposium

April 4, 2019 / 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Nasher Sculpture Center
Open to the public. Free admission with RSVP.

Free admission to the Nasher 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Graduate students from around the world present scholarly work on a host of questions and topics related to 2019 Nasher Prize Laureate Isa Genzken. Moderated by artist and educator Stephen Lapthisophon, the symposium is followed by a presentation from keynote speaker Benjamin Buchloh, a notable scholar on the work of Genzken.

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Isa Genzken Films at the Texas Theatre

April 4, 2019 / 8 p.m.
Texas Theatre, 231 W Jefferson Blvd, Dallas, TX 75208
Open to the public. Free Admission. 

Join for a special screening of rarely-seen films by Nasher Prize Laureate Isa Genzken at the historic Texas Theatre.

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Nasher Prize Dialogues: Juror Conversation

April 5, 2019 / 11 a.m. 
Dallas Museum of Art

Free admission to the Nasher 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Nasher Prize jurors discuss current trends in contemporary sculptural practice and the future of the discipline.

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Nasher Prize Dialogues: The Influence of Isa Genzken

April 5 2019 / 2 p.m.
Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts
Open to the public. Free admission with RSVP.

Free admission to the Nasher 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

A panel discussion with artists and curators focused on the tremendous impact of Isa Genzken’s career. Featuring Laura Hoptman, Executive Director of the Drawing Center; German art curator Beatrix Ruf; artist Simon Denny; and moderated by writer, editor and Executive Director of the Institute of Art in Context at the University of the Arts in Berlin, Jörg Heiser.

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Nasher Prize Award Gala

April 6 / 7 p.m.
Invitation Only

Nasher Prize Laureate Isa Genzken will be honored at a black-tie award gala on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Nasher Sculpture Center.

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Past Programs

Nasher Prize Dialogues: Performance as Sculpture

August 23, 2018
Reykjavik, Iceland - venue: Reykjavik Art Museum
Panelists: Theaster Gates, Ragnar Kjartansson

Artists Theater Gates and Ragnar Kjarstansson will speak in conversation about the role of performance within their respective sculptural practices.

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Nasher Prize Laureate Reveal

September 25, 2018 / 7 pm

Watch live on the Nasher's Facebook channel as the 2018 Nasher Prize Laureate is announced.

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Sponsors

 

Founding Partners
The Eugene McDermott Foundation
Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger

2019 Presenting Sponsor
JPMorgan Chase & Co.

2019 Nasher Prize Month Sponsor
Gagosian

2019 Dialogues Sponsors
Janelle and Alden Pinnell / The Pinnell Foundation
Stephen Friedman Gallery

2019 Graduate Symposium Sponsors
Lee Cobb and Lucilo Peña
Lisa Dawson and Thomas Maurstad
Martha and Max Wells

2019 Education and Community Sponsor
The Donna Wilhelm Family Fund

2019 Presenting Media Partner
Belo Media Group

2019 Media Partners
KERA's Art & Seek
PaperCity

Public Transportation Partner / Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)

DART to Nasher Prize Month – Take DART Rail (any line) to Pearl / Arts District Station or St. Paul Station and walk three blocks north to Flora Street. For more information or schedules, please visit DART.org

Nasher Sculpture Center
2001 Flora Street
Dallas, Texas 75201
214.242.5100
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