Quantcast
 

 

 

Arts

New Works by Texas Artists

Gallery
Arts Fifth Avenue’s Gallery Night show continues at the Southside venue. It includes Glenna Janda’s cubist self-portrait, John Ladd’s photographs, and John Carlisle Moore’s ineffably strange piece whose ...


Magic Numbers

JIMMY FOWLER
Jazz lovers and other cultists were likely the only ones to catch last month’s fleeting obituary for singer-composer Blossom Dearie, who died at 84. She had a small but utterly recognizable voice that combined all kinds o...



Graff, Tag, and Bomb

Gallery
If you’re in Denton this weekend for NX35, you might want to drop by the UNT Art Gallery for the current show Graff, Tag, and Bomb. The show contains works by North Texas artists Tony Bones, Sergio Garcia, Mark S. Nelson,...


Powder Kegs

MARGARET ALLYSON
Amon Carter would approve: Make classic Dallas desserts right here in Cowtown. It’s possible with the new cookbook by Helen Thompson, Dallas Classic Desserts: Recipes from Favorite Restaurants. The concept is clever: sign...



Heady Reference

ANTHONY MARIANI
Systems and Process in Abstract Art is a different kind of art exhibit. The collaboration between two local art professors, Vincent Falsetta and Ronald Watson, is an un-self-conscious master class in genuine and genuinely idios...


Gallery

Gallery
The press release from William Campbell Contemporary Art goes on at length about the texture and expressiveness of Otis Jones’ paintings, yet any photo reproduction of them will only make such talk seem absurd. To get the...



Thick Pickings

JEFF PRINCE
This past summer, a cancer-stricken and emaciated A.C. “Ace” Cook said he was no longer interested in buying art and was selling his beloved Hock Shop Collection, a multi-million-dollar assortment of paintings by th...


Bull Disclosure

DAN MCGRAW
Full disclosure: I listen to SportsRadio 1310-AM The Ticket quite a bit, which means I’m a P1, a.k.a. a devoted Tickethead. I’m also in the station’s coveted 25-to-54-year-old male demographic. I’ve been...



The Last Art Show

Gallery
You may have heard this in other parts of the Weekly, but we couldn’t let it pass without taking notice of the impending demise of Firehouse Art Gallery. The engagingly eccentric venue closes down with one final art show ...


FWO Measures Up

LEONARD EUREKA
**ONLINE EXCLUSIVE** It isn’t every day that you see and hear a near perfect ensemble in a Rossini opera, especially one of the comedies. Something vocal or visual inevitably falls short. The vocal demands, up one side of...