Nasher Prize Celebration Month 2018

March 1, 2018 - April 7, 2018

Join us at the Nasher for a month-long celebration of our 2018 Nasher Prize Laureate, featuring public events, and educational opportunities including family activities, student workshops, learning resources and transportation funding for school tours.

Nasher Prize Celebration Month Programs and Events


School Tours

Free guided and self-guided tours for K-12, college and adult groups featuring the work of the 2018 Nasher Prize Laureate.

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Transportation Scholarships

Bus reimbursement funds are available for schools who visit during Nasher Prize Celebration Month.

Learning Resources for Students and Families

Available February 2018, the Nasher will offer bilingual educational guides on the work of the 2018 Laureate for families and student groups.
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Spring Break at the Nasher

March 13 – 18, 2018
Nasher Sculpture Center
FREE admission 11 am – 5 pm

Bring the whole family to enjoy a week of free admission at the Nasher. Investigate big ideas from our Nasher Prize Laureate through family-friendly resources and hands-on activities.
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Student-Centered ‘Zine

Submission period January 1 – February 11, 2018
Open to students ages 14 - 22

Students from around the world are invited to submit artistic work inspired by the Nasher Prize Laureate for publication in ‘zine format. Submissions may include original visual art and photography, poetry, creative essays or musical compositions. Selected submissions will be compiled by Nasher Staff and presented in limited-run print and digital formats to be shared with local and international students.
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Student-Centered Festival

March 25, 2018 / 1 – 4 pm
Free admission

In celebration of the launch of a student-created ‘zine, the Nasher will host an afternoon featuring music, interactive projects, and student poetry inspired by themes in the 2018 Nasher Prize Laureate’s work. 

Nasher Prize Dialogues: Graduate Symposium

April 5, 2018 / 10 am – 4 pm
Nasher Sculpture Center
Open to the public. Free admission with RSVP.

Organized by the Nasher Sculpture Center, this symposium offers students a chance to take the Nasher Prize Laureate’s work as inspiration for their own scholarly and creative work. Student presentations and an accompanying publication will expand scholarship on the field of contemporary sculpture and its many forms.
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Nasher Prize Dialogues: Laureate Lecture

March 31, 2017 / 2 pm
Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre
Open to the public. Free admission with RSVP.

The 2018 Nasher Prize Laureate will present a public lecture on his or her artistic philosophy and practice.


Presenting Sponsor: JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Founding Partners: The Eugene McDermott Foundation and Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger

The Dallas Foundation is the Presenting Sponsor of Nasher Prize Month, with additional support generously provided by The Donna Wilhelm Family Fund. The Heart of Neiman Marcus Foundation is the Arts Youth Education Sponsor of Nasher Prize Month.