- UC Santa Cruz
- Visual Studies PhD
Jeremy Strick (B.A., '77) has been Director of the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas, Texas since March 2009. He oversees collections, exhibitions and operations at the 2.4-acre museum located in the heart of downtown Dallas’ Arts District.
At the Nasher he initiated a number of new and exciting projects, including such programs as Sightings: New Art at the Nasher and Soundings: New Music at the Nasher. He has also brought a number of ground-breaking and critically acclaimed exhibitions to the Center such as The Art of Architecture: Foster + Partners, Jaume Plensa: Genus and Species, Rachel Whiteread Drawings and Revelation: The Art of James Magee.
Prior to assuming the directorship at the Nasher, Jeremy served over
nine years as the director of The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in
Los Angeles, California. He also served as a senior curator at the Art
Institute of Chicago, and held curatorial posts at The Saint Louis Art
Museum and the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.