Posts Tagged ‘art’
Exhibit Jennifer Casler Price presents the lecture Cultivated Warriors: Samurai as Patrons of the Arts in Japan at the Kimbell tonight.

Night & Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ▪ 9 Samurai sought balance in every aspect of their lives, especially between military and cultural endeavors. Along with meticulously wrought suits of armor and swords, samurai also treasured finely detailed nature paint...


Jake Gilson’s “MK 777”

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William Campbell Contemporary Art
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A resident of the United Arab Emirates, Jake Gilson uses a technique known as “gun bluing” to create his paintings on steel. The results are solid, formidable, and more than a bit imposing, and they’re no display now thro...



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Big Man on Canvas

Three years of debilitating illness have only added heat to JT Grant’s passion for painting.
ANNABELLE MASSEY MALLOY
“I’m going to paint over that one,” artist JT Grant said, pointing to a large canvas hanging high on the 14-foot white wall of his backyard studio in Fairmount. “It’s pretty old. It hasn’t sold. I have something dif...


Byrd Williams IV captures the Jimi Hendrix Experience in Fort Worth in 1967.

Messages in Bottles

Byrd Williams IV told a UNT crowd about a century of photography.
GAYLE REAVES
If Byrd Williams IV were not a world-class photographer, he might be doing just about as well as a writer. As editor of Fort Worth Weekly, I’ve known for years about Byrd’s photographic skills and the legacy of his family o...



Allison Schulnik’s “Mound” (video still)

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Fort Worth Contemporary Arts
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Fort Worth Contemporary Arts turns its attention to narrative strains in conceptual art with Dramedy, a group show featuring several burgeoning artists working in various though always hard-to-categorize media.   Dramedy r...


See Wednesday

Night & Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ▪ 26 Rose Marine Theater brings in one of Mexico’s most distinguished writers. Mónica Lavín is a novelist, short story writer, newspaper columnist, and cookbook author who recently won the Iberoamerican Novel Prize fo...



Ryan Goolsby’s untitled piece is on display at TCU as part of Gallery Night.

Gallery Night (and Not)

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Spring Gallery Night is here again. Though lots of galleries are going with what they already have up, a few venues are busting out new stuff. All four Blagg brothers will take over Artspace 111, and at William Campbell Contemp...


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.

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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
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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...