Arts

Faces & the JFK Paintings

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  This month marks the 45th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination, an event that permanently scarred North Texas. The current exhibit by Leslie Lanzotti at Artspace 111 features Monet-like renditions of photog...


Camera Eyes

ANTHONY MARIANI
Cinema has gripped arty-farty Fort Worth. Coinciding with the second annual Lone Star International Film Festival are several art exhibits informed by moving pictures.



Horizons

ANTHONY MARIANI
Nature is hot. In September, the New Museum in New York City opened After Nature, a group show that gathered post-apocalyptic works in various media, including filmmaker Werner Herzog’s “And a Smoke Arose: Lessons o...


Get Behind Your Ballet

Leonard Eureka
To continue their heroic efforts, Texas Ballet Theater’s dancers are putting on a benefit program tomorrow (Thursday) at the Scott Theater in the Fort Worth Community Arts Center. The dancers have already raised about $18...



Fear and Loathing of Big D

JIMMY FOWLER
Fort Worthians who’ve followed the longtime rivalry between Cowtown and Dallas will get a shot of schadenfreude from The Dallas Myth: The Making and Unmaking of an American City. Author Harvey J. Graff lived in Big D for ...


El Día de los Muertos

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El Día de los Muertos may be over and gone, but the holiday’s spirit will keep going at Arts Fifth Avenue. Lynn Hart’s paintings inspired by the tribute to the dead will remain on display through the month of Novem...



Fear and Loathing of Big D

JIMMY FOWLER
Fort Worthians who’ve followed the longtime rivalry between Cowtown and Dallas will get a shot of schadenfreude from The Dallas Myth: The Making and Unmaking of an American City. Author Harvey J. Graff lived in Big D for ...


Halloween Art Exhibition

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    There’s Halloween-related activities going on everywhere this weekend, but if you’re artistically inclined and in the Arlington area, you might want to drop in on F6 Gallery, 2008 critic’s choice for bes...



Going Once …

JEFF PRINCE
Several watercolor paintings recently donated to the Juneteenth Museum on Rosedale Street obviously weren’t rendered by a master, but they were painted with love and skill by one Fort Worth’s most influential Africa...


Fort Worth ‘Boo!’s

JIMMY FOWLER
As Halloween is the season, Fort dwellers might want to ponder the spectral entities in their own backyard. Mitchel Whitington’s Ghosts of North Texas from Republic of Texas Press contains at least as much local history a...