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Doris Salcedo - 2016 Laureate

For the past three decades, Salcedo has created sculptures and installations that transform familiar, everyday objects into moving and powerful …

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Colombian sculptor Doris Salcedo to receive Nasher Prize

A Colombian artist known for sculpture and installations dealing with crisis, tragedy and death that evoke universal empathy will receive the …

Doris Salcedo Wins Inaugural $100,000 Nasher Prize

Dallas’s Nasher Sculpture Center has announced Doris Salcedo as the first winner of the $100,000 Nasher Prize. The newly founded award honors …

Bold and political, Colombian artist Doris Salcedo captures the inaugural Nasher Prize for Sculpture

Colombian artist Doris Salcedo, whose provocative, political statements have honored the victims of violence and repression around the world for …

Doris Salcedo Named the First Winner of the Nasher Prize

Doris Salcedo.<p>COURTESY MCA CHICAGO<p>Dallas’s Nasher Sculpture Center announced today that the Colombian sculptor Doris Salcedo has won the Texas …

Colombian Sculptor Doris Salcedo Wins Nasher Prize

Colombian artist Doris Salcedo was awarded the inaugural Nasher Prize from the Nasher Sculpture Center for her influence in the field of sculpture. Over the past 30 years, Salcedo has created sculptures and installations using ordinary objects—such as chairs, shoes, roses and bricks—as declarations …

Big Art Money: New $100,000 Prize Adds to Dallas Institution's Grand Design, Sets a New Standard

It seems as if the splendidness of the collection at Dallas’ <b>Nasher Sculpture Center</b> can be matched only by its generosity. Our civic life is …

Nasher Sculpture Center Addresses Gender Gap with New Fund

A foundation's major gift allows the Dallas museum to build a robust collection of works by women artists.

10 Brilliant Dallas Women: Kaleta Doolin Promotes Equality With Philanthropy and Art

In August, the Kaleta A. Doolin Foundation presented The Nasher Sculpture Center with a gift of $750,000 that will be used to help fund acquisitions …

Soundings: New Music at the Nasher - Yellow Barn's Music Haul | Events

Yellow Barn, an international center for chamber music in Putney, Vermont, introduces its traveling concert stage that redefines what a concert hall …

New sculpture award the Nasher Prize is putting Dallas on the global art map

Architecture has the Pritzker and Stirling prizes. Photography has the Prix Pictet. There’s the Turner, the Tonys, the Oscars, the Baftas, the Man …

Alex Israel on L.A. Horizons and Future Horizons

Alex Israel Almine Rech / Paris

Alex Israel’s second solo show at Almine Rech Gallery, following “Thirty” in 2012, features an ensemble of two self-portraits, three “Lens” works and …

Deja vu: The Nasher and Rick Lowe return to Vickery Meadow

Until the Nasher XChange project that celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Nasher Sculpture Center in 2013, most of us knew next to nothing about …

What 5 local artists are doing with grant money from Nasher Sculpture Center

Back in January 2015, Nasher Sculpture Center announced plans to award semi-annual microgrants, ranging from $250-$1,000, to local artists. The …

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Review: Music From Yellow Barn: Music on the Brink of War | Soundings: New Music at the Nasher | Nasher Sculpture Center

Photo: Nasher Sculpture Center<p>Liza Sadovy and Walter Van Dyk<p>Dallas — It isn’t possible to exaggerate the impact of the performance of Schoenberg’s …

Rick Lowe Wins $625,000 MacArthur Genius Award - Art in America

“My work falls into the category of what I like to call ‘social sculpture,’” Rick Lowe, one of this year’s 21 MacArthur Fellows explained in a video …

Project Row Houses

Catherine Cuellar: Rick Lowe’s artwork is a transformed Dallas neighborhood; that’s why he’s my Texan of the Year

About a mile east of NorthPark Center, Vickery Meadow apartment complexes surrounding the intersection known as Five Points have been sensationally …

Houston artist Rick Lowe wins MacArthur Fellowship

Rick Lowe's cellphone wouldn't stop ringing. He ignored the calls from area code 312 and a number he did not recognize.<p>But finally, the artist …

What Rick Lowe's MacArthur Grant win means for art and social practice

In 1993, artist Rick Lowe took over nearly two dozen derelict shotgun houses in Houston's Third Ward and, over the course of 20 years, turned them into a thriving cultural center that offers exhibitions, artist residencies and even a program for single moms. Project Row Houses has since become an …

Finding a recipe to preserve Vickery Meadow’s unique flavor

Theater director Cora Cardona leads children and a few moms in projecting their voices, but first they must warm up their bodies. “Like a sumo …

MacArthur Foundation

Rick Lowe is an artist whose unconventional approach to community revitalization has transformed a long-neglected neighborhood in Houston into a …

Art transforms Dallas’ Vickery Meadow neighborhood

Two decades ago, artist Rick Lowe converted dilapidated row houses in a Houston neighborhood into a color-splashed collective of shelters for single …

Can Art Transform Vickery Meadow?

The artist Rick Lowe chose the spot for his latest piece when he saw the big oak tree. The tree hangs over a grassy area outside an apartment complex …

Rick Lowe's Nasher Project Will Turn Vickery Meadow into an Open-Air Marketplace

Designed as a multicultural potluck, diversity of nourishment abounded: bone-in fish sat next to bitter greens; Indian donuts bumped gelatinously …

Nasher XChange: Trans.lation Rick Lowe October 19, 2013 - February 16, 2014 | Exhibition

The work of Houston-based artist Rick Lowe tempted viewers to question where process ends and product begins, what is “art” and what is community …

Visual Art Source

Phyllida Barlow<br>Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, Texas<br>Review by John Zotos<p><i>Continuing through August 30, 2015</i><p>Phyllida Barlow's mammoth site specific …

Trysting with Phyllida Barlow at the Nasher | Art&Seek

Phyllida Barlow, <i>untitled: stiltedcrates</i>. Photos: Kevin Todora<p>Seventy-year old London artist Phyllida Barlow, whose monumental constructions, <i>Phyllida</i> …

Room for Failure

Phyllida Barlow, <i>Tryst,</i> Installation Shot, Nasher Sculpture Center, 2015. Courtesy of the artist and Hauser & Wirth.<p>The Rough Hospitality of Phyllida …