Posts Tagged ‘uta’
James Sullivan’s “Head With Rocks in Mouth”

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The Gallery at UTA
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UTA’s current exhibit opened back on the 17th, but it’s only getting around to having its opening reception this Friday at 5:30pm. The show features James Sullivan’s sculptures of human-like figures and Alice Leora Briggs...


Justin Ginsberg’s “Lullaby Dreams”

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The Gallery at UTA
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There’s still time to catch UTA’s 14th faculty biennial, showcasing the works of 35 faculty members in every kind of media you can imagine. The show includes Leighton McWilliams’ photographs and Justin Ginsberg’s gossam...



Gunther Schuller receives a tribute at UTA, Sat.

Celebrating Composers

BIG TICKET
Gunther Schuller turns 88 next week, and so UTA is holding a celebration of this composer who has led an extraordinary life. A sideman for Miles Davis on his Birth of the Cool album, Schuller gave up performing soon afterward f...


Sarah Williams’ “Sherman”

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Deserted landscapes that bear the imprint of humanity but aren’t exactly urban provide Sarah Williams with her inspiration. The painter shares the exhibit at the Gallery at UTA with photographer Amy Blakemore, whose works fre...



For American Bedouin’s debut album, Carter played the doumbek, a Middle Eastern hand-drum.

Man for All Seasons

Joey Carter doesn’t care what instrument he’s playing — the music’s all that matters.
EDWARD BROWN
Depending on which night you’re fortunate enough to catch local jazzbo Joey Carter, he could be playing anything. He’s been known to wail on the organ with local fusion pioneers Bertha Coolidge, tickle the vibraphone in str...


The Jeff Corwin Experience comes to UTA Wed, March 27.

Night & Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ▪ 27 Animal Planet viewers will recognize the name of Jeff Corwin. The conservationist and host of The Jeff Corwin Experience comes to UTA to discuss his work saving animal species from extinction. 100 Heartbeats: A Globa...



Kim Cadmus Owens’ “Smoke and Mirrors: Coming and Going”

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The Gallery at UTA
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The Gallery at UTA gives us striking works by two Dallas artists this month. Allison V. Smith’s photographs of life in rural Texas are juxtaposed with Kim Cadmus Owens’ paintings that take an abstracted view of the state’...


Bill Haveron’s “Reverse Osmosis Post Pubescence”

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The Gallery at UTA
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Ah, drawings! The basis of all the other visual arts is the focus of the current show at the Gallery at UTA. The works on display here include Bill Haveron’s typically dense and allusive “Reverse Osmosis Post Pubescence.”...



Independence Day

Night & Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ▪ 4 As you might expect on Independence Day, there are all manner of 4th of July celebrations going on this evening. We note that Fort Worth’s official celebration, Fort Worth Fourth, has moved to Panther Island Pavilio...


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Bill Blair Shares Amazing Life With UTA

Jeff Prince
  William “Bill” Blair was cracking me up during a visit yesterday. The 90-year-old former Negro League pitcher publishes Dallas’ Elite News. The paper is billed as “black news for black people.R...