Posts Tagged ‘Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth’

“Echotone” at The Modern

Jimmy Fowler
The bumpersticker slogan “Keep Austin Weird” began many years ago as a grassroots protest against the commercial development and suburban sprawl that has marked the state capital. Well, the “KAW” campaign pretty much f...


Shake It at The Modern

Jimmy Fowler
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth is presenting a unique three-weekend festival celebrating the international art of dance, live and on film. The 8th Annual Modern Dance Festival at The Modern opens 8pm tonight with a performanc...



‘Phibs at the Modern

Jimmy Fowler
Tonight (Monday May 2) 7pm at the Modern, Amphibian Productions will present a staged reading of playwright Philip Gerson’s Eyes Forward. It’s a mystery, a drama, and a romance rolled into one script that focuses on a paint...


Being Van Gogh

Jimmy Fowler
Believe it or not, some Fort dwellers are willing to carry on with life after the Ice Bowl – I mean, Super Bowl. Monday night (February 7) at 7pm at The Modern, Amphibian Productions will present a staged reading of Steven Di...



The ‘Phibs Do “Intimacy”

Jimmy Fowler
Tonight (Monday Dec 6) at 7pm, Amphibian Productions presents a staged reading of Rajiv Joseph’s bleak relationship comedy All This Intimacy at The Modern. The playwright’s central character is a male poet who callously man...


K-Mart Conceptualism Short Story Project

Anthony Mariani
As part of the new Vernon Fisher retrospective at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, K-Mart Conceptualism, writers are encouraged to submit stories inspired by Fisher’s literary paintings and assemblages to the museum for p...



Free Tix to Burr/Calhoun Show at the Modern

Anthony Mariani
On Saturday, Doug Burr will celebrate the release of his new Paste-approved CD, O Ye Devastaor, with friends Calhoun opening at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth (3200 Darnell St.). (The Calhoun guys will soon be celebrating ...


Picks of the Fall Film Litter

Jimmy Fowler
Fort Worth filmgoers will get a chance to sneak-preview some of this fall’s Prestige Pics thanks to “Star-T” movie scribe Christopher Kelly and The Modern’s Oct 1-4 showcase “Modern Cinema 2009: Great Movies You Haven...



Mini Femme est Grande Brat

Jimmy Fowler
This week’s ”Night and Day” piece by Kristian Lin gives historical background to The Modern’s two-weekend ”Catch the Wave” festival of French New Wave classics. Many famous titles are here – “Breathless,” “T...