Posts Tagged ‘gallery’
Sandra Vásquez de la Horra’s “Al fin del rollo”

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Fort Worth Weekly
Drawing on the influence of Goya, Redon, and the mythology of her native Chile, Sandra Vásquez de la Horra makes nightmarish, phantasmagorical drawings on found paper dipped in wax. The German-based artist has never exhibited ...


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Is Art Worth It?

Fort Worth is getting better at supporting middle-class artists but still has a long way to go.
CHRISTOPHER BLAY
corrected: Aug. 19. It’s the middle of summer, and most summertime exhibits at the museums and galleries are about to come down. Artists have retreated to their studios to create new works for the fall, so now is the perfect ...



This carved walrus-ivory harpoon counterweight from the Bering Sea is part of the Amon Carter’s Indigenous Beauty.

Going Native

Amon Carter Museum’s Indigenous Beauty leaves too much unexplained.
Kristian Lin
The Amon Carter Museum of American Art is hard to get to right now because of the extensive remodeling that the venue is undergoing, which has shut down the parking lot. It makes sense that, for now, the museum isn’t taking i...


Sir Joshua Reynolds’ ravishing “The Ladies Waldegrave” is part of  Botticelli to Braque at the Kimbell. Courtesy National Galleries of Scotland

Scots Wha Hae

Cultural treasures from the U.K. (for now) come to the Kimbell.
Kristian Lin
A show like Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces From the National Gallery of Scotland doesn’t have much of a theme to coalesce around other than, “Wow, they have some nice things in that museum in Scotland.” Fortunately, t...



Michel Cruz Flores’ “Green Apple Envy”

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Fort Worth Weekly
Michel Cruz Flores’ show at Rose Marine Theatre features two series. The Emotionally Disturbed’s works depict negative emotions as characters, while Pistolero consists of portraits of famous people in an exaggerated style. ...


Soon Warren’s “Heart of Cherries”

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Fort Worth Weekly
You can go around to eight different art galleries, or you can just stop in at FWCAC for their Selections 2015 show, which features works by regular artists from eight different venues around town. The show opened last week, bu...



This water jar from Hano Village on the Arizona Hopi reservation is part of the Amon Carter’s new show.

Homegrown

Fort Worth Weekly
The Amon Carter Museum of American Art has long proudly showcased its works both created and inspired by Native Americans. However, this week, they welcome Indigenous Beauty: Masterworks of American Indian Art from the Diker Co...


Fred Stonehouse’s “Higher”

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Fort Worth Weekly
William Campbell gets all ludic with its exhibit opening this week. Tim Liddy’s sculptures are inspired by board games, while Fred Stonehouse’s paintings draw from fantastic creatures. Charles Waller’s found-object collag...



The accidental star of Casual Luxury Complex may be Frank, the once-missing pooch.

Casual Luxury Complex: Devon Nowlin

The Fort Worth painter takes her photorealism to new, anti-commercial heights at Artspace 111.
Anthony Mariani
  I’ve done it. You’ve done it. We’ve all done it. Somehow or another, you get sucked into a décor store –– Pier 1 Imports, say, or Pottery Barn –– and as you are being dragged around the gorgeous canopy bed...


Nancy Lamb’s “Wedding Glitter”

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Fort Worth Weekly
Time is running out to catch Nancy Lamb’s Spring Gallery Night show at Artspace 111. In addition to her usual paintings of high society, these works are paired with photographs that shed light on this much-feted artist’s cr...