Jim Hodges discussing his 2013 work, Untitled (One Day It All Comes True). Made out of denim, this new textile work represents the inspiring sunsets that Hodges experienced during a time in upstate New York as he details in this video piece. The piece premiers at the Dallas Museum Art as part of Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take.
Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take is co-organized by the DMA and the Walker Art Center and co-curated by Jeffrey Grove, the DMA's Hoffman Family Senior Curator of Contemporary Art, and the Walker's Executive Director Olga Viso.
Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take premiered at the Dallas Museum of Art and is a major traveling exhibition and the first comprehensive survey to be organized in the United States on the work of contemporary American artist Jim Hodges.
Co-organized by the Dallas Museum of Art and the Walker Art Center, the exhibition explores the artist's twenty-five-year career, highlighting the major themes that unify his multilayered and varied practice. The exhibition will present eighty works produced from 1987 through the present, and will feature the DMA's and still this, 2005--2008, acquired with the DMA/amfAR Benefit Auction Fund, as a highlight of the four-city national tour.