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Dallas Contemporary is a non-collecting art museum presenting new and challenging ideas from regional, national and international artists. The institution is committed to engaging the public through exhibitions, lectures, educational programs and events.

 

Dallas Contemporary is committed to providing a seamless experience for all of our visitors. Accessible parking for vehicles displaying appropriate permits is available at our main entrance, adjacent to the museum’s entrance ramp. All of the museum’s galleries are accessible by wheelchair.

 

You are welcome to take personal photography and video in galleries. Please, no flash or tripods. Please take care not to touch any artwork by remaining two feet away at all times. Food and drink are not permitted in museum’s galleries. Smoking is not permitted anywhere in the museum.

 

Dallas Contemporary is a not-for-profit charity registered with the State of Texas and the Internal Revenue Service.

 

always different

always free

 

OPEN

Tuesday – Saturday

11.00 – 18.00 (11.00 AM – 6.00 PM)

 

Sunday

12.00 – 17.00 (12.00 PM – 5.00 PM)

 

161 Glass Street

Dallas Texas 75207

United States of America

 

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Dallas Contemporary es un museo sin colección propia que presenta ideas nuevas y estimulantes de artistas regionales, nacionales e internacionales. La institución está comprometida a captar el interés del público a través de exhibiciones, charlas, programas educacionales y eventos.

 

Dallas Contemporary está comprometido a brindar una experiencia total para todos sus visitantes. Se ofrece estacionamiento de fácil acceso junto a la rampa de la entrada principal para todos aquellos vehículos que muestren los permisos correspondientes. Todas las galerías del museo son de fácil acceso para los visitantes en silla de ruedas.

 

Puede tomar fotografías personales y videos en las galerías. Por favor no utilice flash o trípodes. Tenga cuidado de no tocar las obras de arte, manténgase a dos pies de las mismas todo el tiempo. No se permite traer comida o bebidas a las galerías del museo. No se permite fumar en ningún lugar del museo.

 

El Dallas Contemporary es una organización de caridad sin fines de lucro registrada en el Estado Texas y el Internal Revenue Service.

 

siempre diferente

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11.00 – 18.00 (11.00 AM – 6.00 PM)

 

Domingo

12.00 – 17.00 (12.00 PM – 5.00 PM)

 

161 Glass Street

Dallas Texas 75207

United States of America

 

+ 214 821 2522 teléfono

+ 214 821 9103 fax

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¡Bienvenido al Dallas Contemporary!

 

Desde 1978 el museo se ha dedicado a presentar nuevas exhibiciones de artistas de Texas y de todo el mundo. Explore nuestro sitio web y descubra los programas educativos del museo y sus exhibiciones. Regístrese como miembro del Dallas Contemporary y tendrá la oportunidad de ver las exhibiciones primero y de asistir a eventos especiales.

 

Learn more about Dallas Contemporary by checking out the variety of events and programming we offer. For a unique experience with hidden features and exclusive content, try exploring our website in present mode.

 

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29 SEPTEMBER – 17 DECEMBER 2017

UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS

MARY KATRANTZOU

VALERIE KEANE

ENOC PEREZ

14 JANUARY - 4 MARCH 2018

Keer Tanchak thirteen, 2016. Courtesy of the artist

Gallery III, Dallas Contemporary. Photo by Kevin Todora

Gallery I, Dallas Contemporary. Photo by Kevin Todora

SCHOOL GROUPS

DC Educator with students in Ambreen Butt’s What is left of me, 2017

Planning a field trip?

 

School tours at the Dallas Contemporary highlight our current exhibitions, with content that is age appropriate and that can be customized to benefit your classroom curriculum. Tours help teachers and students deeply connect with the artwork being showcased. Are you planning on bringing your class to Dallas Contemporary soon? Check our dates page for upcoming exhibitions.

 

A minimum of 10 students are required to schedule a school tour.

 

Register your class for a 2017–2018 school year field trip by clicking here.

 

Tours and admission for school visits is always free. Guided tours require a two-week minimum advance reservation. Teachers are always welcome to preview exhibitions prior to a visit.

 

Tour not required! Exhibitions at Dallas Contemporary rotate three times per year; see it all! A self-guided field trip is always a good option. Email learning@dallascontemporary.org to make your free reservation. Self-guided field trips are always available, and do not sell out.

 

Bus Scholarships

 

Bus transportation is available for schools designated as Title I on a first-come, first-serve basis. Teachers please note that Title I school sponsored transportation is limited to one bus per year. For more information, please contact learning@dallascontemporary.org.

 

To apply for a Title I Bus Scholarship, please send this form to learning@dallascontemporary.org. The subject line of your email should be “Bus Scholarship Application.” All requests must be made 3–4 weeks in advance of your preferred visit date.

 

Funding is limited and subject to availability.

 

Supported by:

 

THE PATRICA DEDMAN FAMILY FOUNDATIONMARK GIAMBRONE

 

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Las excursiones escolares al Dallas Contemporary resaltan nuestras exhibiciones actuales con contenidos apropiados para cada edad y que pueden ser adaptados según el programa de estudios de su clase. Las excursiones ayudan a los maestros y a los alumnos a conectarse profundamente con las obras de arte que se muestran. ¿Planea traer a su clase al Dallas Contemporary pronto? Consulte la página para obtener información sobre las fechas de las próximas exhibiciones.

 

Se necesita un mínimo de 10 alumnos para programar una excursión escolar.

 

Inscriba a su clase para una excursión durante el período 2017–2018 pulsando aquí.

 

Las excursiones y las entradas para las visitas escolares son siempre gratuitas. Las excursiones guiadas requieren una reservación realizada con un mínimo de dos semanas de anticipación. Los maestros son siempre bienvenidos para ver una exhibición antes de la excursión.

 

¡No se necesita una excursión! Las exhibiciones del Dallas Contemporary rotan tres veces por año; ¡véalas todas! Una excursión autoguiada es siempre una buena opción. Envíe un correo electrónico a learning@dallascontemporary.org para reservar gratuitamente. Las excursiones autoguiadas están siempre disponibles y no se agotan.

 

BECAS de AUTOBUSES

 

Transporte de autobús es disponible para escuelas designadas Título I por orden de llegada. Profesores por favor tomen nota que se patrocina el servicio de autobús a las escuales designadas Titulo I solo una vez por año. Para más información, contacte learning@dallascontemporary.org.

 

Para aplicar para el patrocinio de autobús Titulo I, favor de mandar esta forma a learning@dallascontemporary.org. El sujeto de leer "Bus Scholarship Application". Todas solicitudes deben ser hechas de 3–4 semanas antes de la visita.

 

Fondos son limitados y según disponibilidad.

April Opening at Dallas Contemporary with special guest FriendsWithYou, 2015.

Photo by Heather Ray

Volunteers play a crucial role in allowing the Dallas Contemporary to fulfill its mission of providing access to all and connecting our community to contemporary art and artists. Hours are flexible, and volunteers have the opportunity to receive professional development, get to know Dallas Contemporary staff, attend DC events, and spend time with fellow art lovers. Whether you’re into exhibitions, development, education or volunteering at special events, we’ll work hard to find the right opportunity for you.

 

To join our volunteer mailing list, please complete the volunteer form below or email volunteer@dallascontemporary.org.

 

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Los voluntarios juegan un papel crucial permitiendo al Dallas Contemporary cumplir su misión de ofrecer acceso a todos y de conectar a nuestra comunidad con el arte y los artistas contemporáneos. El horario es flexible y los voluntarios tienen la oportunidad de recibir desarrollo profesional, conocer al personal del Dallas Contemporary, asistir a los eventos del DC y pasar tiempo con otros amantes del arte. Ya sea que le gusten las exhibiciones, el desarrollo, la educación o el voluntariado en eventos especiales, pondremos todo nuestro esfuerzo para encontrar la oportunidad correcta para usted.

 

Para formar parte de nuestra lista de direcciones de voluntarios, complete el siguiente formulario de voluntariado o envíenos un correo electrónico a volunteer@dallascontemporary.org.

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ACTIVE JOB LISTINGS

 

CURATORIAL ASSISTANT

 

Overseen by the Director of Exhibitions / Senior Curator, the Curatorial Assistant works in concert with all departments to aid in the realization of exhibitions.

 

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PAST EXHIBITIONS

Ambreen Butt. Installation view of I am All What is Left of Me, 2015. Courtesy of the artist

AMBREEN BUTT

What is left of me

8 APRIL - 27 AUGUST 2017

Pia Camil Espectacular Tempestad, 2015. Courtesy of the artist

PIA CAMIL

Bara, Bara, Bara

8 APRIL - 27 AUGUST 2017

Keer Tanchak Celine, 2016. Courtesy of the artist

KEER TANCHAK

Soft Orbit

8 APRIL - 27 AUGUST 2017

2017 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MAXINE TROWBRIDGE president

LAREE HULSHOFF vice president

RODGER KOBES secretary

JOHN CLUTTS treasurer

ADAM ABDALLA

REBECCA BRUDER

CHRIS BYRNE

MARK GIAMBRONE

JOYCE GOSS

KENNY GOSS

GEOFF GREEN

TAMMY COTTON HARTNETT

Kelle Jackson

JIM LAZAR

MUFFIN LEMAK

JO MARIE LILLY

Karla McKinley

MICHELLE MOUSSA

PATRICIA DEDMAN NAIL

GARY OWENS

RICHARD PHILLIPS

HARRIS POLAKOFF

JOHN POMARA

Barry Rosenberg

MARK SOLOMON

JOHN SUGHRUE

ASHLEY TATUM

Ben Trowbridge

SHELBY WAGNER

SPONSORS

2015–16 Corporate Sponsors

2015–16 INDIVIDUAL SPONSORS

 

$50,000 +

DR. SAMI ARSLANLAR + JOHN R. CLUTTS • ANDY BEAL • BLOOMBERG PHILANTHROPIES • DALLAS ART FAIR FOUNDATION • GAGOSIAN GALLERY • MARK GIAMBRONE • TIM HANLEY / THE BRYANT + NANCY HANLEY FOUNDATION INC. • TAMMY COTTON HARTNETT + WILL HARTNETT • THE HEADINGTON COMPANIES / THE JOULE • LAREE HULSHOFF + BEN J. FISCHER • MUFFIN + JOHN LEMAK • NASIBA + THOMAS HARTLAND MACKIE • NIVEN MORGAN + SHELBY WAGNER • PATRICIA DEDMAN FAMILY FOUNDATION • SELWYN RAYZOR + RICH MOSES • NANCY C. + RICHARD R. ROGERS • HILLARY HURST SCHWARZ + MARK SCHWARZ

 

$25,000 +

ARTBANC INTERNATIONAL LTD., INC. • ANAIS ASSOUN + JOHN C. GUSTAFSON, JR. / PROGRESSIVE WASTE SOLUTIONS • REBECCA + KEN BRUDER • NANCY + CLINT CARLSON • PAULA + JAMES CROWN • BETH + FIN EWING / MERCEDES BENZ OF PLANO • Rodger Kobes + Michael Keller • FLORA MASCOLO • KARLA + MARK MCKINLEY • GABRIELA MILMO + WYLIE MCANALLEN • LIZ + BRUNO PASQUINELLI • AMY + JOHN PHELAN • MYRNA + BOB SCHLEGEL • MAXINE + BEN TROWBRIDGE • JERRE VAN DEN BENT + JUSTIN VANCE • ROBIN + DAVID WEIR

 

$10,000 +

SHERYL ADKINS-GREEN + GEOFF GREEN • CHARLOTTE + SHY ANDERSON / GENE + JERRY JONES • BAKER BOTTS L.L.P. • BEN E. KEITH • LARA FLYNN BOYLE + DON THOMAS • BURBERRY • BURGER COLLECTION • JOANNE LEONHARDT CASSULLO / DOROTHEA LEONHARDT FUND • CLASSIC BMW • THE CROSLAND GROUP • DALLAS AUCTION GALLERY • THE DAVID NATHAN MEYERSON PRIVATE FOUNDATION • MICHELLE DE METZ • DEUTSCHE ASSET & WEALTH MANAGEMENT • ELLECO CONSTRUCTION • TOM FAGADAU • AMY + VERNON FAULCONER • THE GANEK FAMILY FOUNDATION • GINA + SCOTT GINSBURG • JOYCE GOSS + KENNY GOSS • MEG + DANIEL GOTVALD • GEORGINA HARTLAND • JULIE + ED HAWES • HEART OF NEIMAN MARCUS FOUNDATION • INSTITUT FRANCAIS • ELIZABETH + SCOTT KIMPLE • JENNY + JOHN KIRTLAND • KRUTO VODKA • SHERYL + ERIC MAAS • MACCARONE GALLERY • MASSIMO DE CARLO GALLERY • ANN + JOHN MCREYNOLDS • JESSICA + DIRK NOWITZKI • PARK PLACE PORSCHE • RAJAN PATEL / GRANGE HALL • CINDY + HOWARD RACHOFSKY • KATHERINE + ERIC REEVES • CAPERA RYAN / CHRISTIE’S • VINITA + JAMES SCHROEDER • ANDA SMITH-ELARDO + MARC ELARDO • STANFORD C + MARY CLARE FINNEY FOUNDATION • THE TOLLESON FAMILY FOUNDATION • JULIE + MICHAEL TREGONING • VONTOBEL SWISS WEALTH ADVISORS AG • CHRISTEN + DEREK WILSON • ZOM LIVING

 

$5,000 +

NAOMI ABERLY + LARRY LEBOWITZ• GINNY + RANDY BAILEY • BRIAN BOLKE + FAISAL HALUM • THE BRANT FOUNDATION • GONZALO BUENO • BARBARA BUZZELL • CLAIRE + DWIGHT EMANUELSON • MARLENE FOGARTY + JOHN SUGHRUE • FORTY FIVE TEN • BONITA + JIMMY FULLEN • GARY RIGGS HOME • SANDRA + BILL GILLILAND • SUE + JIMMY GRAGG / SUE GRAGG PRECIOUS JEWELS • GINA + ELLIOT HILL • JITROIS • DAVID KIGER • AMY + HOWARD KLION • LEBOWITZ FAMILY FOUNDATION • JO MARIE LILLY + BRUCE MUELLER • LOUIS VUITTON • LOWDON FAMILY FOUNDATION • THE MAURICE MARCIANO FAMILY FOUNDATION • ELLEN MERRIMAN • TRICIA + BILL MILLER • MICHELLE MOUSSA • JANELLE + ALDEN PINNELL • KATE + RAWLEIGH RALLS • STACEY + JOHN RELTON • JAN + JEFF RICH • LEIGH RINEARSON • CRAIG ROBBINS • LISA + JOHN RUNYON • TONY SALAMÉ • SHELLE + MICHAEL SILLS • Ann + Donald Short • JACKIE M. + PETER STEWART • LEISA STREET • JOANNE + CHARLES TEICHMAN / YLANG 23 • DON THOMAS • WHITNEY + RYAN TURNER • STACEY + ARNIE VERBEEK • PATRICIA VILLAREAL + THOMAS LEATHERBURY • KIM + BRIAN WILLIAMS

Polar Bear Yoga inside Paola Pivi's Ma'am, 2016

Students from Peak Elementary in Pia Camil's Bara, Bara, Bara, 2017

DATES

CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

13 MAY - 26 NOVEMBER 2017

BORIS MIKHAILOV

Parliament

 

for the 57th International Art Exhibition—La Biennale di Venezia

 

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29 SEPTEMBER - 17 DECEMBER 2017

INVISIBLE CITIES

Moving Images from Asia

ChimPom: Non-Burnable

 

McDERMOTT & McGOUGH

I've Seen the Future and I'm Not Going

 

KIKI SMITH

Mortal

 

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UPCOMING

4 - 8 DECEMBER 2017

DC ART TRIPS Miami Beach 2017

8 DECEMBER 2017 @ 7.30 PM

JANUARY 2018

MARY KATRANTZOU

ENOC PEREZ

VALERIE KEANE

ONGOING

CITYWIDE MURAL PROJECTS

FAILE

SHEPARD FAIREY
JMR
SOUR GRAPES

SUMMER PROGRAMS

Street Art Camp, 2016. Photo by Kevin Todora

Summer Institute for Young Artists

10 - 14 JULY 2017

Looking for an alternative to traditional summer camps? Enroll your middle or high school-aged artist in the Dallas Contemporary Summer Institute for Young Artists and give them the opportunity to work with artists Keer Tanchak, Ambreen Butt, and Dallas Contemporary staff. Participants will join our DC team, experiment with exciting art-making techniques, and discuss art both in our galleries and around the neighborhood.

 

Supply fee: $175 per camper, $150 per camper for multiple registrations from one household. Ask us about scholarship opportunities!

 

Download the registration form here. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited, so sign up today!

 

For more information, contact Angela Hall at learning@dallascontemporary.org.

 

Supported by:

 

THE PATRICA DEDMAN FAMILY FOUNDATIONMARK GIAMBRONE

 

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¿Busca una alternativa al tradicional campamento de verano? Inscriba a sus artistas de escuela media o secundaria en el Instituto del Verano para Jóvenes Artistas y déles la oportunidad de interactuar directamente con artistas profesionales y el personal de educadores del Dallas Contemporary. Los participantes se unirán a nuestro equipo del Dallas Contemporary por una semana, experimentarán con técnicas de realización artística y discutirán sobre arte contemporáneo y callejero tanto en nuestras galerías como en el barrio circundante.

 

Tarifa de materiales: $175 por participante, $150 por participante en caso de múltiples inscripciones de un mismo hogar. ¡Preguntar sobre oportunidades de becas!

 

Descargue el formulario de inscripción aquí. La inscripción es por orden de registro. El espacio es limitado. ¡Inscríbalos hoy!

 

Para más información y por preguntas sobre el Campamento de Verano, contacte a Angela Hall escribiendo a learning@dallascontemporary.org.

PAST EVENTS

MTV RE:DEFINE 2017

www.mtvredefine.com

24 MARCH 2017

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CHIT CHAT

Chit Chat with Paola Pivi, 2016. Moderated by DC's Justine Ludwig

What is Chit Chat?

 

Chit Chats offer Dallas Contemporary visitors the opportunity to engage directly with contemporary artists. Chit Chat’s are meant to promote learning through conversation, to increase dialogue, encourage debate, and stimulate exchange in visual art and culture. Q&A sessions follow each Chit Chat discussion.

 

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THE PATRICA DEDMAN FAMILY FOUNDATIONMARK GIAMBRONE

 

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El programa Chit Chats ofrece a los visitantes del Dallas Contemporary la oportunidad de interactuar directamente con los artistas contemporáneos. Los Chit Chats tienen como objetivo promover el aprendizaje a través de la conversación, aumentar el diálogo, alentar el debate y estimular el intercambio en las artes visuales y la cultura. Cada discusión de Chit Chat termina con una sesión de preguntas y respuestas.

PAST CHIT CHATS

UPCOMING EVENTS

Invisible Cities artist Nguyen Trinh Thi. Still from Love Man Love Woman, 2007. Courtesy of the artist

NGUYEN TRINH THI

Love Man Love Woman

8 DECEMBER 2017 @ 7.30 PM

Join us for a special screening of Nguyen Trinh Thi’s Love Man Love Woman. Based in Hanoi, Vietnam, Nguyen is well known for her investigations of memory, sexuality, and misinterpreted memories in Vietnamese society. Love Man Love Woman is a live documentary that follows Spirit Medium Lưu Ngọc Đức and the vibrant community of gay men who find fellowship in the country’s popular Mother Goddess Religion, Đạo Mẫu.

 

Introduction by DC Assistant Curator, Lilia Kudelia.

THE CONTEMPORARIES

The Contemporaries at The Warehouse, 2017

THE CONTEMPORARIES

DC's Young Professionals Group

The Contemporaries is a young professionals group of Dallas Contemporary supporters in their 20s and 30s that are interested in art, culture + community involvement.

 

The Contemporaries offers exclusive opportunities to learn about local, national and international contemporary artists in a social setting with other young professionals, graduate students, and art professionals.

 

OFFICIAL FACEBOOK PAGE

 

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PAST EVENTS

INTERNSHIPS

RENAISSANCE PROGRAMME

 

The Renaissance Programme Internship targets emerging museum and art professionals who want to develop their knowledge in a supportive, progressive, and creative environment. Interns will acquire practical experience in a non-collecting museum by working closely with staff on special projects and daily operational duties. The Renaissance Programme is geared towards developing an interdisciplinary approach to museum practice. Interns will collaborate with exhibitions, education, development, and event departments from planning to project completion during the nine-month internship.

 

Check back during April 2018 for details on the 2018–2019 Renaissance Internship program.

 

For questions, please contact Angela Hall, learning@dallascontemporary.org.

 

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El Programa de Pasantía Renaissance apunta a los profesionales de museos emergentes y de arte que quieren desarrollar sus conocimientos en un ambiente de apoyo, progresivo y creativo. Los pasantes adquirirán experiencia práctica en un museo sin colección propia trabajando de cerca con el personal en proyectos especiales y tareas operacionales diarias. El Programa Renaissance tiene como objetivo desarrollar un acercamiento interdisciplinario a las prácticas del museo. Los pasantes colaborarán con los departamentos de exhibiciones, educación, desarrollo y eventos desde la planeación a la compleción del proyecto durante los nueves meses del programa.

 

Si tiene alguna pregunta, contáctese con Angela Hall, learning@dallascontemporary.org.

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