Posts Tagged ‘modern’

MoMA Movies at the Modern

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The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth takes a two-week break from screening current independent films to make room for Still Moving: Classic Films from MoMA.


Mixed Subjects

These North Texan filmmakers work in Austin, but their hearts remain here.
Kristian Lin
Transcribing an interview with Jeff Fraley and Harry Lynch proves to be hard work.



The Beauty Is

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In November 2003, when the Cliburn Foundation and the Modern Art Museum were just starting their new series expressly devoted to contemporary music, the programmers set aside one concert for songs by three young composers bring...


Bits

Local curator gets personal, while public art shines over Dark streets.
Kultur
I always read with a little stack of Post-it Notes nearby.



Q Cinema

Is the movie at the Modern this week the tip of a Fort Worth film revolution?
KRISTIAN LIN
Bo Parker speaks in torrents. His conversation, cloaked with the terminology of marketing and design, crackles with ideas.


Out of the Woodwork

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Since the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth moved into its current home, one of its most popular pieces has been Martin Puryear’s “Ladder for Booker T. Washington,” the sculpture of a small, crooked wooden ladde...



Big Art, Little Art

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It’s too early in the year for the local museums to be launching major exhibits, but some of them are giving us new stuff to look at all the same.


The Juke Jumpers

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Anyone who’s seen The Juke Jumpers knows the wild, sweaty nights this band can invoke.



Worldwide Abstracts

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Abstract art is to many minds American art, yet the Modern’s new exhibit, Declaring Space, looks to confound that view.


Klezmer Tango

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Fort Worth’s cultural institutions continue to do their part to show us classical music as a vibrant, growing contemporary thing.