The exhibition will bring together choice works by the Texas modernistLoren Mozley (1905-1989) dating from the late 1930s through the 1970s with the aim of re-visiting Loren Mozleyâ019s oeuvre and revealing his debt to forerunners such as Cézanne, and his responses tomodernist trends. "Loren Mozley: Structural Integrity" is the firstretrospective exhibition of the artistâ019s work since 1978 and will present18 works from private collections and public institutions.Within the realm of Texas art, Mozley played a key role in shapinggenerations of young artists who received instruction from him duringhis tenure of thirty-seven years (1938-1975) in the art department at theUniversity of Texas, Austin.The exhibition is organized by The Grace Museum, Abilene, Texas in cooperation with the McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas. A fully illustratedcatalog will accompany the exhibition. The curator of the Dallas presentation is Sue Canterbury, The Pauline Gill Sullivan Associate Curator of American Art.
The Dallas Museum of Art is supported in part by the generosity of DMA Partners and donors, the citizens of Dallas through the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs, and the Texas Commission on the Arts.