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Arts Funding

Tom Wesselmann’s “Still Life No. 15” is one of the most uproarious pieces in this dynamic show.

Art and Appetite: Ravenous Beasts

A Fort Worth Treasure Returns

Lorna Simpson: Head on Ice

Remembering Jeremy Joel

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The Art of Beer

Artisan ales are not worth an acre of hops if the artwork doesn’t tell a good story. Craft beer logos and labels do the...

R.I.P. Ron Tomlinson

Fort Worth painter Ron Tomlinson died last week at his Westcliff home. He was 73. Among the indelible recollections I have of Ron were...

Finding Mañanaland

“A lot of people think ‘mañana’ means tomorrow, but really it means ‘just not today,’ ” Michelle Kirk told me recently. Kirk, cofounder of Fort...

Pass the Peas, Please

Jeremy Joel has ambitious plans for Fort Worth. As we sat chatting at a West Magnolia Avenue bar, the self-described “outsider folk artist” focused...

Black Buildings Matter

A coalition of organizations seeking to redefine city funding and the meaning of public safety may want to look to the past for answers. A...

Home2 Suites, Home

With the opening of Dickies Arena in November, the city and developers are clamoring for available plots for central-city hotel rooms to accommodate visitors...

Convention Center to Go?

Spaceships may not exist, but Fort Worth’s own spaceship soon won’t exist at all. The fate of the 1968 Convention Center Arena, anchoring Commerce Street...

The New Normal

Like many artists, Jay Wilkinson’s first reaction to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic was a feeling of uncertainty and helplessness. Painters, sculptors, and...

Andy Warhol in the ’80s

There are a lot of Andy Warhols. The Campbell’s-soup-can-reproducing Andy. The tedious filmmaking Andy. The celebrity Andy. But there’s also an Andy that few...

Sky City

On the heels of a municipal election that brought in a slate of new faces to Fort Worth City Council, many of whom campaigned...