Posts Tagged ‘Kimbell Art Museum’
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1.) Lots of out-of-towners are among us this weekend, here for the big college football playoff championship game between Ohio State and Oregon on Monday at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, and we can only assume that at least so...

Film Title: Retrospective -Michael Powell

The Kimbell Screens “The Red Shoes”

It’s not exaggerating to say that Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger’s garishly colorful 1948 melodrama The Red Shoes is one of the most influential movies ever made. Its influence is especially important because the fil...


Lone Star Film Screens Eisenstein’s “Strike”

If you have no set Easter plans this Sunday, spend your holiday with the Lone Star Film Society, local musician and Theater Fire member James Talambas, and the pioneering Russian filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein. LSFS screens Eisens...


Kimbell Releases “Yojimbo” Game App

The marketers of the hit Kimbell Art Museum show Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection were savvy to create a new mobile game app to help promote the show: Usagi Yojimbo: Way of the Ronin, designed ...

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First Day Free for Samurai Armor Exhibit

Kristian Lin
At the press preview for the Kimbell Art Museum’s Samurai exhibit, museum director Eric Lee noted that this was the first time the museum would be able to hold two major exhibitions at the same time, with the Impressionis...


Lone Star Film Society Screens “Sunrise”

Since there are so few chances to see expat German director F.W. Murnau’s silent stunner Sunrise (1927) on a big screen, movie fans should grab the opportunity when it comes. As part of its “ArthouseFW 2014″ serie...

The Kimbell’s Renzo Piano Pavilion opens Wed.

Grand Piano

Until now, the Kimbell Art Museum has been forced to put most of its permanent collection in storage whenever the museum hosts a major exhibition. This week, however, the grand opening of the Renzo Piano Pavilion means those da...

"The moor" totally kicks Damien Hirst's ass.

Museum Swap: Bernini

There’s this really ridiculous, rarely fun game I play called Museum Swap, in which I try to picture an exhibit at one of our major museums –– the Carter, Kimbell, or Modern –– in either one or both of the other two. ...

Kimbell Family Festival

Jimmy Fowler
The Kimbell Art Museum and The Lone Star Film Society offer a family festival 1-4pm this Saturday (Feb 18) that focuses on the power and potential of color in art and the natural world. Color Your World includes interactive mul...

“Art Spark” at the Kimbell

Jimmy Fowler
This Saturday (July 30) 1-4pm, the Kimbell Art Museum presents a free family festival entitled Art Spark. The event will feature live performances inspired by works on display at the Kimbell – very likely including images fro...