Posts Tagged ‘art’
Tom Wesselmann’s “Still Life No. 15” is one of the most uproarious pieces in this dynamic show.

Art and Appetite: Ravenous Beasts

You don’t have to be a foodie to appreciate the Carter’s new exhibit.
ANTHONY MARIANI
What we farm, hunt, buy, catch, kill, package, heat up, cook, serve, and enjoy privately or among others is merely a jumping-off point for Art and Appetite: American Painting, Culture, and Cuisine. The 60-piece touring show, up...


Green Day's American Idiot starts at 7:30pm tonight at Bass Performance Hall.

Night & Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ▪ 19 Rock music and Broadway haven’t always been best friends, but what the stage version of American Idiot may lack in plot or character, it makes up for in raw, idiosyncratic music, courtesy of Green Day’s ambitious...



Susan Sponsler’s “gun case” (detail)

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WoCA Projects
GALLERY
Wear your hoodie to the opening of WoCA Projects’ new show. Featuring works in various media, Susan Sponsler’s The Hoodie Project was inspired by the murder of Trayvon Martin. The reception, which includes a pop-up photogra...


Bill Barter’s “Untitled”

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Gallery 76102
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Since his retirement from the aerospace industry, Arlington’s Bill Barter has devoted himself to painting geometrical arrangements of abstract wedges of color. The artist has now been given a show at Gallery 76102 that’s up...



With mannequins in the background, Tim Jenison preps his life-size replica of Vermeer's "The Music Lesson" in Tim's Vermeer.

Beautiful Obsession

A Texas inventor paints like a Dutch master in the absorbing Tim’s Vermeer.
KRISTIAN LIN
The enthralling documentary Tim’s Vermeer made a big splash when it opened last year’s Lone Star Film Festival, and this weekend it comes to the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, where it will surely find an appreciative aud...


Ayala’s work has been exhibited locally and in Dallas at The Museum of Geometric Art and MADI Art.

Hip to Be Square

Psychedelics, psychedelia, and geometry come together in young Sarah Ayala’s artwork.
KRIS LUTHER
Specializing in geometric pieces, twentysomething Fort Worth painter Sarah Ayala has displayed her work as part of exhibits by Fort Worth’s Art-Hunger Collective and at The Museum of Geometric Art and MADI Art in Dallas. You ...



Matt Duffin’s “Cock and Bull Story”

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UNT Art Bldg
GALLERY
Marks and figures are the order of the day at UNT, where Marking a Course showcases the dreamy drawings of David Bailin, the sharp encaustic wax works of Matt Duffin, and canvas pieces by Michael O’Keefe. The show runs throug...


James Sullivan’s “Head With Rocks in Mouth”

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The Gallery at UTA
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UTA’s current exhibit opened back on the 17th, but it’s only getting around to having its opening reception this Friday at 5:30pm. The show features James Sullivan’s sculptures of human-like figures and Alice Leora Briggs...



More than 400 pieces of needlepoint will be on display this week at Thistle Hill as part of A Needlepoint Love Story.

Night & Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ▪ 19 More than 400 pieces of needlepoint will be on display this week at Thistle Hill as part of A Needlepoint Love Story. (That’s a lot of thread.) Showcasing works by more than 50 artists, the exhibit is for the benef...


Allison Pistorius and Chris Hury battle for psychosexual supremacy in Circle’s Venus in Fur.

Venus in Fur: Take a Bow

A crack cast neutralizes the cringe-inducing and bolsters the delicious in Circle’s latest production.
JIMMY FOWLER
“Don’t we go to plays for the passions we don’t get in life?” asks playwright-director Thomas (Chris Hury) to Wanda (Allison Pistorius), a young actress auditioning for Thomas’ latest script. Given that Wanda is weari...