Flesh and Blood: Italian Masterpieces
from the Capodimonte Museum
This exhibition features forty masterpieces from the renaissance and baroque periods. Titian, El Greco, Jusepe Ribera, and Luca Giordano are among the artists whose works will be displayed. The Capodimonte's is one of the most significant artistic collections in all of Italy.
March 1 - July 31
The Permanent Collection
Fort Worth's Kimbell is a Texas jewel, its permanent collection comprising some 300+ major works of art "distinguished by an extraordinary level of artistic quality and importance." The Kimbell's 1972 building was designed by Louis I. Kahn. The Renzo Piano Pavilion, added within the past decade, stands some 65 yards to the west of the Kahn.
Flores Mexicanas: Women in Modern
Inspired by the loan of the monumental Flores Mexicanas by Alfredo Ramos Martinez, this exhibition surveys the changing representations of women in paintings, textiles, and other art media by a variety of notable Mexican artists. Along with a focus on the career of artist Martinez, almost 40 other works by modern Mexican artists will be included in this exhibition.
February 16 - September 20
Alonso Berruguete: First Sculptor of Renaissance Spain
Berruguete is a sculptor whose art, though grounded in his native Spain, was influenced by his time in Italy during the Renaissance. This first major U.S. exhibition of his work features 24 of his sculptures, along with a few of his drawings and paintings.
March 29 - July 26
Sightings: Magali Reus
An exhibition of the Dutch-born Magali Reus' art that focuses on the relationship between human beings and common physical objects distorted from their normal usage. Reus will also be presenting two specially-created sculptures for this exhibition, sculptures incorporating both the distinctive green Nasher EXIT signs and the everyday fruit basket.
April 18 - August 16
Mark Bradford: End Papers
The works in this exhibition are constructed primarily from end papers, which Bradford learned to use as a hairdresser in his mother's beauty salon in South Los Angeles. Part painting and part collage, Bradford's works relate to his biography and his neighborhood and eventually incorporated the use of posters, broadsides, and even billboards. There are 35 major end paper works in this exhibition at Fort Worth's MOMA.
March 8 - August 9