Nasher Prize Programs

Out of concern for our visitors' health and safety, we will be postponing many Nasher Prize events originally scheduled for March and April to November 2020. Please see below for rescheduled dates and updated information. 



2020 Nasher Prize Public and Educational Programming

Upcoming Programs

Spring Break at the Nasher

March 17 – 20, 2020
Nasher Sculpture Center
Free admission to the Nasher 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Bring the whole family to enjoy a week of free admission at the Nasher and investigate big ideas from 2020 Nasher Prize Laureate Michael Rakowitz through interactive resources.

Student Festival

Postponed until fall 2020. Please check back regularly for updated information.
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 2020 Nasher Prize Laureate Michael Rakowitz.

Nasher Prize Dialogues: Graduate Symposium

November 4, 2020 / 11 a.m. – 5 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 2020 Nasher Prize Laureate Michael Rakowitz. 

Nasher Prize Dialogues: Stepping Up 

Novemer 6, 2020 / 11:30 a.m. 
Dallas Museum of Art

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

A panel discussion about current trends in contemporary sculptural practice and the future of the discipline.

Nasher Prize Dialogues: Michael Rakowitz

November 5 2020 / 1 p.m.
Nasher Sculpture Center
Open to the public. Free admission.

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

A public lecture featuring the 2020 Nasher Prize Laureate.

Since his career egain in the late 1990s, Michael Rakowitz's dynamic body of workhas involved intensive research, resulting in an array of objects, environments, films, and publications that seek to reclaim, reposition or refocus complicated aspects of material and cultural histories. At this lecture, ;earn from the 2020 Nasher Prize laureate about his powerful practice. 

Nasher Prize Award Gala

November 6 / 7 p.m.
Invitation Only

Nasher Prize Laureate Michael Rakowitz will be honored at a black-tie award gala on Friday, November 6, 2020 at the Nasher Sculpture Center.

The Donna Wilhelm Family Fund is the Education and Community Sponsor of Nasher Prize.
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) is the public transportation partner for Nasher Prize Month.
Art & Seek and PaperCity are the Media Partners of the Nasher Prize. 

DART to Nasher Prize Month – Take DART Rail (any line) to Pearl / Arts District Station or St. Paul Station and walk 3 blocks North to Flora Street.  For more information or schedules, please visit

Nasher Sculpture Center
2001 Flora Street
Dallas, Texas 75201
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