In last Sunday’s The New York Times, artist Ryan Trecartin talks up his 1999 minivan in a really cute story. Well, we have a 1999 minivan, too, and worthy of a really cute post to this blog.
Announcing the new iPhone app for the exhibition “The Record: Contemporary Art and Vinyl!”
It’s available for free through the iPhone app store.
By Wendy We are all inspired by today’s special Museums section in The New York Times. Especially page 20! It’s not surprising that the photo editor chose the image above to represent our upcoming exhibition, a group show including work by 33 artists called “The Record: Contemporary Art & Vinyl,” [...]
By Wendy Mingering Mike is a mysterious guy. He lived in an imaginary world in his bedroom in the 1970s, like a lot of teenagers. In Mingering Mike’s world, he was a famous R&B singer, producing dozens of albums. He painstakingly created those albums out of cardboard and paper, drawing [...]
By Wendy The Nasher Museum is benefiting yet again from the generosity of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. The exhibition “Big Shots: Andy Warhol Polaroids,” on view through Feb. 21, came together because of gifts of Warhol photographs from the foundation. And we recently learned that the [...]
Introducing Dispatches, where every now and then we’ll check in with artists connected with the Nasher Museum to find out about their latest projects. Berlin-based artist Satch Hoyt, who visited the Nasher Museum last month for an artist residency, recently completed an installation in Lisbon, Portugal. He explains the powerful [...]
by David I headed down to Liberty Arts last week to check out artist Satch Hoyt’s ‘Celestial Vessel’ and interview him for an upcoming Nasher video and must say, I am getting more and more excited for ‘The Record’. Like many of the artists in ‘The Record’ Satch is an [...]
By Renee Yesterday was Satch Hoyt’s last day in Durham, and it’s a bittersweet departure. Bitter as the Nasher staff members will be in withdrawal as the clever, social and energetic artist makes his way back to Berlin; yet sweet as Satch’s newest work Celestial Vessel is nearly complete and [...]
Satch Hoyt is an artist and musician based in Berlin, who was an artist-in-residence this past week at the Nasher Museum. Working with the Liberty Arts foundry in downtown Durham, Satch created a 16-foot canoe-shaped sculpture titled Celestial Vessel, which will be part of the upcoming Nasher Museum exhibition The [...]