One Child by Bernardo Vallarino

Untitled: The Fort Worth Weekly’s Art Blog

Christopher Blay
“Un-Human” I recently had a great conversation with sculptor Bernardo Vallarino over beers at Lola’s Saloon about artist Doris Salcedo. We were two of about 400 people, mostly artists and other art professionals, ...


Playing to the Crowd: Thoughts on “Director’s Cut” by Adam Rifkin and Penn Jillette

Rush Olson
Director Adam Rifkin and writer/performer Penn Jillette needed their film “Director’s Cut” to be more than a movie. In fact, they needed it to be two movies on the screen, and a great deal more off it. Media i...

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On Tap in Fort Worth: Reflections on the Big Texas Beer Fest

Edward Brown
I’m still going through withdraws. This is how Peter must have felt after leaving Narnia. Last Saturday, I was in a fantasy world, a world full of wonder and some of the rarest (and tastiest) beers ever brewed. Big Texas Beer...

Photo courtesy : Kelly Gavin/Texas Rangers

Sports Rush: Pig Out at The Ballgame

Rush Olson
This is not your father’s ballpark brat, although you may want to bring Pops along to help you eat it. We refer to a new food item set to make its debut at Globe Life Park in Arlington this season. They call it the Wicked Pig...

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Untitled, The Fort Worth Weekly’s Art Blog

Christopher Blay
When I’m not making art, I’m writing about art, and when I’m not doing that, I’m curating exhibitions. I’ve easily listened to over 100 artists give lectures about their works, visited hundreds of ...


Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) The team to beat tonight (Friday, 4/1) is High On Fire at this new 500-person capacity venue on the Near Southside you might have heard about called APRIL FOOLS, MOTHERFCKER! Glad I got that out of the way! The real show for...


FWSO Musicians Locked Out

Kristian Lin
Looks like the labor negotiations for Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra‘s musicians have taken a turn for the worse. The Dallas/Fort Worth Professional Musicians Union is reporting that following last week’s sit-in prot...


Garage-Sale with Sally

Peter Gorman
On Friday and Saturday, April 1 and 2, the Fort Worth Salvation Army is holding one HUGE garage sale. Furniture, electronics, jewelry, clothing, toys and everything else imaginable will be packed into the 50,000 square foot Sal...

SHANE HARMON (courtesy of FWFD)

Fort Worth Firefighter Shane Harmon Finalist For Award

Jeff Prince
After 9/11, people couldn’t slather enough love on emergency workers, particularly firefighters — 343 of them died that day trying to save people. Almost 15 years later, public appreciation might have waned a bit. B...

(Courtesy of 10 Billion Lives Twitter page)

Animal Rights Activists Releasing Bucks At UTA

Jeff Prince
Farm Animal Rights Movement (FARM) is paying University of Texas at Arlington students $1 each if they’ll stop on campus and watch a four-minute video of factory farm and slaughterhouse practices this week. Wonder how man...