Posts Tagged ‘William Campbell Contemporary Art Gallery’
Charles Umlauf’s “Torso”

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William Campbell Contemporary Art
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Twenty years after his death, Charles Umlauf continues to exert influence on Fort Worth art thanks to his abstract sculptures. William Campbell is currently running a retrospective show of both his work and the work of Fort Wor...


"Untitled," by Tanya Habjouqa Bishara

Group f.8: Deserts, Seas, and Journeys Opens Saturday

Eric Griffey
Back in 2000, when boy bands roamed the earth and people were stocking up on Twinkies in preparation for Y2K, renowned local installation artist and photographer Christopher Blay formed a super friends experimental photography ...



James Lassen’s “Velvet Elvis Costello” is up for auction at VELVEASL.

VELVEASL Cheese

BIG TICKET
Here’s an interesting fact about velvet paintings: Velvet comes from the Kashmir region of Asia, and the first paintings on black velvet were executed by Russian Orthodox priests depicting religious icons of the Caucasus regi...


Though not patently obvious, Smith’s painting “Western Vistas” was inspired by mapmaking and naturalism.

Geography, Class

Mark Smith’s abstracted panoramas are drawn from nature and technology.
JIMMY FOWLER
Painter Mark Smith, 60, came by his love of the natural world early. As a kid, he spent equal time in the countryside near Denton and in Santa Rosa, New Mexico, in a little house on a high plateau near the eastern edge of the R...



At Home With Carol Benson

Jimmy Fowler
This week’s ”Art” page features a chat with Fort Worth painter Carol Benson. Her current show at the William Campbell Contemporary offers semi-abstract images of houses that trigger all kinds of questions about stability,...