Posts Tagged ‘art’
Fort Worth punks War Party return from a West Coast tour to play a free show at The Boiled Owl, Mon.

Night & Day

WED ▪ 10 Every week through early December, TCU professor Mark Thistlethwaite will lecture on the appearance, meaning, and importance of water and water-related issues in American art at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art...

Carole Bénitah’s “The Disguise”


UNT Art Gallery
Where many galleries opened their new shows last week, UNT Art Gallery waits until this week to showcase photographers from as far away as Brazil, Sweden, Japan, and Russia with works that have appeared in the Houston FotoFest ...

Fort Worth’s Tony Saladino abstracts one particular historic district in his painting “Fort Worth Stockyards Revisited II.”

The Art of Preservation

“Cowboys and culture” may be suspect, but it’s still relevant.
Beneath the violet glow of dusk and across a dark, empty parking lot, a closed Costco megastore spills funnels of soft white light downward, creating angular, sinister shadows all around. Facing the building on horseback is a m...

Mary McCleary’s “Take a Boat to the Land of Dreams”


The Gallery at UTA
You can get a jump on Gallery Night’s festivities by attending the opening reception for Mary McCleary and Andrea Rosenberg. UTA’s exhibit to open the semester features McCleary’s collages and Rosenberg’s drawings, and ...

Charles Bird King’s Tah-Col-O-Quoit is part of AMA’s Imprinting the West, part of Gallery Night.

The Art of the Night

The calendar says it’s still summer, but Fall Gallery Night is upon us anyway to herald the coming of autumn, inundating us with art and challenging us to make a complete meal out of amuse bouches. The biggest opening this we...

Dana Schultes and Mark Shum’s initial blind date does not go well in Stage West’s Beyond Therapy. See Sunday.

Night & Day

WED ▪ 20 Continuing the welcome trend of classical music performances in nontraditional venues, Polly Maynard takes to Dan’s Silverleaf this evening for an evening of classical guitar. No word yet on which pieces of music s...

Ryan Goolsby’s “Untitled”


Artspace 111
Artspace 111 features works in various media by the 13 members of HOMECOMING! Committee. Starting Monday, the gallery will be open by appointment only, so you might want to catch this show while the venue remains freely accessi...

Allison Proulx’s “Akibahara”


Allison Proulx’s overriding concern is with our cities and how they insulate us from catastrophic events, and we find it reflected in her paintings. Her show, Privileged Ignorance, will open alongside a Maryanne Melter exhibi...

Sanah Brown’s “the coat of many colors”


WoCA Projects
Sanah Brown’s show at WoCA Projects opened last week, but its opening reception is 6pm Saturday. It’s a good reason to see this New York artist’s mixed-media works often inspired by the textures of fabrics.  

Motley’s “Octoroon Girl” probably traversed a difficult path to luxury.

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Harlem Renaissance master Archibald Motley receives his due at the Carter.
After a glance at several of the paintings in the national exhibit Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist, currently on view at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art, fans of 1970s American sitcoms may wonder: Did Motley, a Harl...