Posts Tagged ‘art’
There’s more to Jay Wilkinson than brilliant stuff like “De Hory,” the Fort Worth multimedia artist’s painted tribute to famed painter and forger Elmyr de Hory.

Jay Wilkinson Versus the World

This Fort Worth multimedia artist is enjoying solving the “problem” of art.
Edward Brown
Jay Wilkinson’s first works of art were inspired by comics but not in a Roy Lichtenstein kind of way. “I was dyslexic,” Wilkinson said, “so my mom gave me comics. Books were overwhelming. Comic books were cool because I...


Nicholas Wood’s “Capsule 60 (floral)”

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Nicholas Wood is fond of calling his works “capsules,” though we wouldn’t recommend swallowing his wall-mounted sculptures and works on paper. His show at William Campbell is part of the Spring Gallery Night festivities, ...



Fort Worth artist Lauren Childs’ “Before You Go” is among the paintings on display.

A Warm, Arty Place

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Combine a cool art show, one-of-a-kind musical performance, a little vino, free admission, and proceeds that benefit a worthy charity, and you’ve got one hell of an event. As part of Spring Gallery Night, Fort Works Art –...


Liz Trosper’s “Diagram 2”

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The new show at Tarrant County College Southeast Campus explores the theme of selfhood, yet it’s a collaboration of two artists, Alison Jardine and Liz Trosper. The opening reception is 5pm Thu.  



Van Gogh’s “Enclosed Field with a Ploughman” is from 1889, not long before the tortured artist committed suicide.

Dabbling in Art

The first family of Fort Worth has an eye for (sometimes experimental) detail.
Laurie Barker James
Recent exhibits at the Kimbell Art Museum have included works from the Musée d’Orsay, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and private collections around the country. The Kimbell’s latest hails from closer to home. Much closer....


Bailey Chapman’s “4 Ways of Working”

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If you skipped out on that introduction to art class in college, you could do worse than visiting the opening of ART7 Crockett Community Gallery’s exhibit this week. Their juried show of local artists comes with a primer on b...



Fei-Fei Dong plays as part of the Cliburn festival at the Kimbell.

Keys Master

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For every shade of every mood you’ve ever had, there’s a piano piece by Frédéric Chopin that perfectly captures it. Some people know the great Polish miniaturist only for his nocturnes and waltzes, pretty pieces made for ...


Peanuts

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Fort Worth Weekly
There’s no shortage of places where you can see the work of Charles Schulz, but the Grapevine Grand Gallery has a selection of his Peanuts strips that focuses on nature as a subject.  



Jeff Kellar’s “Blocks August (S)”

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Two series of Jeff Kellar works are on display at William Campbell Contemporary Art. Blocks features paintings and sculpture of geometrical colored forms, while Glimpse offers flashes of scenes from a mostly obscured point of v...


David Conn

Blockage

Among the arts center’s overheated paintings and overthought conceptual pieces are some diamonds.
Anthony Mariani
Fort Worth Community Arts Center wants to get you in the mood. And then shove you face-first into a cold shower. Certainly in honor of the month in which Valentine’s Day falls, three exhibits –– the group shows The Art of...