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Posts Tagged ‘Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth’
Mustang plays at the Modern, Fri-Sun.

Unbroken Horses

Fort Worth Weekly
Why did France submit an entry for the Best Foreign Film Oscar that was filmed in Turkey and performed entirely in Turkish? Writer-director Deniz Gamze Ergüven was born in Ankara but emigrated to France as a girl. Her debut fi...


John Krasinski stars in 13 Hours, premiering Tue at AT&T Stadium.

Night & Day

Kristian Lin
Wed 6 - The TCU women’s basketball team has gotten off to a nice start in the Big 12 this season, and a win against Oklahoma tonight would help the Lady Frogs crack the national rankings. It won’t be easy, though, with the ...



Truffaut.Hitchcock_

Meeting of Masters

Fort Worth Weekly
Film students should head to the Modern this weekend for Kent Jones’ documentary. The nominal subject of Hitchcock/Truffaut is the series of 1962 interviews of Alfred Hitchcock by fledgling director and former film critic Fra...


Ballerina's-Tale

Night & Day

Kristian Lin
Wed 9 - December means it’s time for the Dorothy Shaw Handbell Choir to come out of hibernation. The Littlest Wiseman is their Nativity pageant (and not a tribute to any child named Wiseman) that can be seen through the weeke...



Metropolitan

Rapier Whit

Fort Worth Weekly
With all due respect to Clueless, the great teen comedy of the 1990s was Metropolitan. Coming just as John Hughes’ youth movies had petered out, Whit Stillman’s film injected intellectualism and sophistication into the teen...


Joyce Pensato’s “Groucho Homer” is part of the Modern’s Focus exhibition.

Night & Day

Kristian Lin
Wed 18 - George Farquhar was dying at the age of 29 while he wrote The Beaux’ Stratagem, a play that now stands as one of the greatest comedies of the Restoration, the period at the beginning of the 18th century that produced...



THE MODERN'S LATEST ACQUISITION IS A MODERN MASTERPIECE. (photos by jeff prince)

Modern Art Museum Gets Exciting New Piece

Jeff Prince
A mysterious new art installation entitled “A Brouhaha Before the Fall”  is thrilling visitors at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Look closely at the piece to your left. What do you see? A space satellite phot...


Dear White People plays at the Modern’s mini-festival this weekend.

It’s Bigger than Hip-Hop

Fort Worth Weekly
We’re not the only ones who’ve noticed the explosion in black filmmaking since a black man won the White House. So has Cary Darling, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram film critic who has organized Culture, Class, and Style: The ...



“Colonel Platoff on His Charger” is one of the celebrated artworks at the Modern’s Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic.

Princes and Queens

The Modern’s Kehinde Wiley show is glorious and momentous.
Kristian Lin
In 1849, the painter Gustave Courbet scandalized the French art world with “A Burial at Ornans,” a huge work that depicted an ordinary peasant funeral on a grand scale, the kind usually reserved for celebrating kings, battl...


Kehinde-Wiley

I Want Kehinde

Fort Worth Weekly
It’s not often that an artist gets a boost from a TV show, but millions of viewers of Empire have seen Kehinde Wiley’s paintings hanging in the mansion belonging to the show’s wealthy rap mogul. The 38-year-old Los Angele...