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Maier captured a time and place (Chicago) that revealed universal truths.

Vivian Maier: Street Photography

Now up at the Arlington Museum of Art is a career retrospective of a lost legend.
STEVE WATKINS
Street photography is like time travel. Instead of a portrait or landscape, these fragments of everyday life manifest the emotion and atmosphere of a specific point in time in a specific place, often artfully. The more distant ...


Charles Gray’s “Untitled”

Gallery

Fort Worth Weekly
A new slate of shows opens this weekend at FWCAC that includes Barbara Hack’s dreamlike figurative paintings, artworks created by special-needs students, houses designed by UTA’s architecture alumni, and Charles Gray’s se...



“Aurora Borealis” is part of the Amon Carter’s Procession: The Art of Norman Lewis.

Parading Around

Fort Worth Weekly
Many people don’t think of African-American artists when they think of the great American abstract painters of the mid-20th century. Norman Lewis, born in Harlem in 1909 to Caribbean parents, made an abrupt turn into abstract...


Richard Thompson’s “Painter’s Farm #7”

Gallery

Fort Worth Weekly
Richard Thompson is a mainstay of the William Campbell Contemporary Art gallery, and he feels like he’s finally making art now that he’s old. His stylized, geometric rural landscapes are front and center at the gallery’s ...



Liz Trosper’s “Retrograde”

Gallery

Fort Worth Weekly
The extension of Art Room’s previous show, One, is appropriately titled Two, as this group exhibition shows works juxtaposing natural forms with more mechanical ones. The opening reception is at 2pm Sat.


Omisade-Amy-Gerhauser

Gallery

Fort Worth Weekly
Fort Worth Community Arts Center opens another slate of shows this week just in time for the summer, with particular emphasis on Omisade Amy Gerhauser’s environmental art and Jave Gakumei Yoshimoto’s anime-influenced scroll...



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Gallery

Fort Worth Weekly
The word “viajem” means “voyage” in Portuguese, and Kevin Tolman based his abstract paintings in his new show at William Campbell on the things he saw in that Iberian country. His abstract mixed-media canvases are on di...


Blagg

Gallery

Fort Worth Weekly
A Daniel Blagg exhibition more or less promotes itself in Fort Worth, but we’d be remiss not to point out his latest show Rambler going on at Artspace 111. His latest series of suburban and rural tableaux includes the Gregory...



Thomas Hart Benton’s “Shipping Out” features the face of John Paxton, father of Fort Worth-born actor Bill Paxton. The painting, now on display at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art, sold in 2014 at a Christie’s auction for more than $1 million. Private collection, Photo by Chip Cooper.

Benton and the Paxtons

One of America’s greatest art treasures has a long connection with one of Fort Worth’s most popular families.
Jeff Prince
Thomas Hart Benton was such a major American artist and muralist during the 1930s and 1940s that some consider him America’s version of Diego Rivera. Benton’s large, populist images are amazing to see, including the Hollywo...


Arno-Kortschot-Captured

Gallery

Fort Worth Weekly
The Dutch≠ artist Arno Kortschot’s sculptures are austere in their geometric forms, yet the bright colors on certain sides of them render them unusually playful and approachable. His Gallery Night show Captured remains on v...