Posts Tagged ‘art’

Dat ‘70s Show

Art
As far as places to get an MFA in studio art go, the University of North Texas is all dat. Texas Christian University and University of Texas-Arlington have their unique, incidental charms.


Z

Gallery
A is for Arlington, and Z is for the enigmatic exhibit that’s up at TCC’s southeast campus.



Early Texas Art

Kultur
Ain’t it sad how art becomes more beautiful over time, even with crackling and soiling, while humans just get … old. Bald heads and middle-aged spreads are a common sight at early Texas art shows and auctions. So wh...


Narrow Focus

Art
The title of Amon Carter Museum’s current archival exhibition is misleading. Instead of 100 Great American Photographs, it should say 100 Great Historical American Photographs. From an artistic standpoint, a lot of the pics a...



Gallery

Gallery
As if there aren’t enough reasons to visit Fort Worth Botanic Garden, there’s also the art on display in the restaurant at the Garden Center.


Middle East Texas

Big Ticket
Most Weekly readers surely know that Texas art is no longer confined to cowboys and bucolic landscapes. Still, most art in local galleries is derived from either European or Mexican traditions. North Texans who want to see art ...



Furniture as Metaphor

Gallery
If you haven’t caught the current art exhibit at UNT during its two-month-plus run, there’s still time.


Lionizing Lone Star Art

Jeff Prince
At first glance, it’s simply a painting of a black gardener in overalls and floppy hat, tin cup dangling from his fingers, a gentle look on his weathered face. But it’s so much more to at least one collector.



Eye Want I Candy

Gallery
We’re totally confused by the title of William Campbell Contemporary Art’s new show, Eye Want I Candy.