On view October 21, 2010 - April 12, 2015
Containing Antiquity highlights the great variety of vessels–storage jars, perfume bottles, serving bowls and drinking cups–made and used in the ancient Greek cultural sphere throughout the Mediterranean region, and the decoration and function of these containers. These qualities demonstrate both the unity and the diversity of Greek culture and the… MORE
On view August 28, 2014 - January 11, 2015
Rauschenberg: Collecting & Connecting offers a fresh look at 34 works of art that the artist reserved in his own collection. The exhibition, on view through Jan. 11, 2015, originated at Duke is a collaboration with the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation in New York. Two gallery pavilions organized into eight sections also include works from the… MORE
On view September 14, 2014 - February 22, 2015
The Nasher Museum presents a rare glimpse at the later works of Spanish-born artist Joan Miró (1893-1983), one of the greatest innovators of 20th-century art in Europe. A contemporary of Picasso, Miró was briefly aligned with the Surrealists in the late 1920s in Paris and went on to create a… MORE
On view August 27, 2015 - February 12, 2016
To celebrate the Nasher Museum’s 10th anniversary, we will showcase our exciting and fast-growing collection. The Nasher Museum is evolving─from presenting great exhibitions to also presenting our strong collection. It has grown by more than 1,000 works of art in 10 years, and has helped the museum to become a… MORE
On view March 6, 2014 - August 3, 2014
The Nasher Museum presents an exhibition of recent acquisitions of contemporary art and other highlights from the collection. Sound Vision: Contemporary Art from the Collection includes paintings, works on paper, photography, video, installation and sculpture. It is on view March 6 through August 8.
“We are thrilled to present an… MORE
On view January 30, 2014 - May 11, 2014
The Nasher Museum presents the first sustained examination of the remarkable paintings of Archibald John Motley, Jr. (1891-1981), a master colorist and radical interpreter of urban culture. Motley has captured worldwide attention with his brilliant yet idiosyncratic paintings known for rainbow-hued, syncopated composition. For the first time, this exhibition introduces… MORE
On view January 11, 2014 - June 29, 2014
Do You Know What It Takes to Be A Man?
Spanning over 500 years, the works on view complicate our ideas about gender, biological sex and the inadequate binary of feminine and masculine. Through time and around the world, the definition of a “real man” has varied dramatically. This installation… MORE