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About that West 7th Post Office

R.I.P. Ron Tomlinson

Devon Nowlin

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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...

Out of Focus

There is a distinct whiff of sweetness in the air as you enter Fort Works Art. It is coming from Fabiola Valenzuela’s floor sculpture...

The Skin We Live In

In a city where artists can have a difficult time achieving professional advancement or become “career artists,” Fabiola Valenzuela may be upending that trend....

The Art of Collection

When attorney Sam Myers and wife Myrna Myers moved to Paris in the mid-1960s, the young couple, both second-generation Americans from working-class families, were...

Seeking at Artspace 111

Artspace 111’s location on Hampton Street is as far east as you can go and technically still be downtown, and Fort Worth’s multistory buildings...

Just Looking: TCU’s Kick A** and Take Names

In the 1930s, a group of critical theorists known as the Frankfurt School grappled with the cultural implications of technological advances in film, radio,...

Nina Chanel Abney’s Presence

Just two blocks away from the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Stuart David’s “In Full Swing” hangs in the lobby gallery of the...

Just Looking: Arnoldo Hurtado’s Artscream

As much as he is a visual artist, Arnoldo Hurtado is also a traveler –– across both place and time, and from tradition to...

Shaping Our Heritage

Landscape architect Lawrence Halprin (1916-2009) had been established in private practice for 20 years in San Francisco when he was invited to Fort Worth...

Social Sculpture

Darryl Ratcliff is an award-winning artist, curator, and writer whose work addresses how cultural activities transform communities. He was the inaugural artist-in-residence at Trans.lation...