Nick Cave Performance "Heard" on UNT Campus

Mar 29 2012 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Nick Cave: Heard

  • A new performance piece called Heard, featuring 30 newly created horse-like Soundsuits, will be unveiled in two public performances on the UNT campus and one performance in Dallas. Cave collaborated with UNT art, dance, music and theatre students; UNT faculty members; and community members in the creation of the suits, choreography, musical score and other aspects of the performance. Heard was commissioned by the UNT Art Galleries and the UNT Institute for the Advancement of the Arts and organized by Tracee Robertson, director of the UNT Art Gallery.
  • Denton: 12:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. March 29 (Thursday) on the lawn between the Art Buildingand Curry Hall on the UNT campus. Admission is free. Reception on the lawn and in the Art Building following the 5:30 p.m. performance.
  • Dallas: 1:30 p.m. April 1 (Sunday) in the Nasher Sculpture Center, 2001 Flora St., downtown Dallas. Hosted by the Nasher Sculpture Center in association with UNT. Admission is $10 for adults, $7 for seniors, and $5 for students. Admission is free for Nasher Sculpture Center members. For information, visit