Spec’ing Out a Theater
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Spec’ing Out a Theater

Dallas City Performance Hall is a 750 seat multi-disciplinary theater that has the ability to…

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Back to the Booths
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Back to the Booths

Houston Fine Art Fair Returns, Emphasizes Local Scene Once upon a not-so-distant time – less…

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Blaffer’s $2 Million Makeover
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Blaffer’s $2 Million Makeover

WORKac’s renovations aim to boost UH museum’s public presence The University of Houston’s Blaffer Art…

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Review:  The Art of Exaggeration
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Review: The Art of Exaggeration

Walking through The Art of Exaggeration at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston feels like being…

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Review: Alvin Baltrop
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Review: Alvin Baltrop

The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston prides itself on “exhibitions that exemplify the art of today.”…

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Review: Silence
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Review: Silence

The Menil Collection Robert Rauschenberg’s 1951 work White Painting (Two Panel) — two side-by-side canvases…

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Worth the Trip
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Worth the Trip

Lucian Freud and Omer Fast in North Texas I didn’t exactly want to drive four-and-a-half…

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Under One Roof, With Room to Breathe
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Under One Roof, With Room to Breathe

MFAH’s Sweeping American Made Spans Centuries, Media and Styles Viewing American art at the Museum…

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The Family Business
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The Family Business

The mother-and-son team of Susan Roth Romans and Jordan Roth have been making a bold…

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Texas Got Talent
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Texas Got Talent

Summertime in Dallas’ gallery world has traditionally been a time of group shows culled from…

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The Naked Truth
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The Naked Truth

In hailing Lucian Freud as “the Ingres of existentialism” mid-last century, the British art critic…

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Review: Hilary Wilder, A Northern Tale
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Review: Hilary Wilder, A Northern Tale

J.M.W. Turner, Caspar David Friedrich and the Hudson River School understandably come up a lot…

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Review: David Katz, Systemic Expansion
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Review: David Katz, Systemic Expansion

Spindles and webs of organic shapes span the hallway like an alien garland, interlinking peculiar…

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Review: Oscar Muñoz
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Review: Oscar Muñoz

at Sicardi Gallery Fire, water, dust, and light. Though modern science has moved well past…

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Arts Aid
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Arts Aid

Houston Arts Alliance Launches the Inaugural Houston Arts Resource Fair Being a professional artist is…

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A Frame Shop With Curatorial Caché
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A Frame Shop With Curatorial Caché

Ariane Roesch’s UNIT Looks for Print Collectors Online As PrintHouston continues through the summer with…

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Light – Hold the Pickle Juice
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Light – Hold the Pickle Juice

James Turrell on the Trouble With Holograms A month after the unveiling of Twilight Epiphany,…

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The Conductivity of Collectivity
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The Conductivity of Collectivity

Houston Artists Find Power in Numbers “If you want to go fast, go alone. If…

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Gray Boxes
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Gray Boxes

Sicardi Gallery’s New Building Extends a 10-Year Trend About ten years ago I was intrigued…

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Growing an Arts Community
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Growing an Arts Community

Ashley Clemmer Hoffman in action at Rothko Chapel Growing up in a country store and…

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Getting (Not Too Far) Away From It All – To Work
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Getting (Not Too Far) Away From It All – To Work

Galveston Artist Residency Offers Time, Space and a Bike For artist Nick Barbee, a two-year…

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Review: Rusty Scruby, Cube Network & Cherry Blossoms
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Review: Rusty Scruby, Cube Network & Cherry Blossoms

The disparate influences informing Dallas-based artist Rusty Scruby’s photographic reconstructions and folded-paper constructions include knitting,…

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Review:  Jason Yates, All We Ever Wanted Was Everything
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Review: Jason Yates, All We Ever Wanted Was Everything

Tightly structured and composed of hatch marks drawn into dozens of petal-like shapes, Los Angeles…

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Review:  Surface Pattern
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Review: Surface Pattern

Circuit 12 Contemporary, medicine Dallas May 12–June 16, cialis 2012 Owner Dustin Orlando has assembled…

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Review:  Charlotte Moth
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Review: Charlotte Moth

Dallas Biennale Exhibit curated by the Dallas Contemporary Museum Displayed at the Goss Michael Foundation,…

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Review:  El Latido Incesant
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Review: El Latido Incesant

Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas May 5-June 2, 2012 El Latido Incesante (The Endless Heartbeat)…

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Review:  Deborah Ballard
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Review: Deborah Ballard

Valley House Gallery & Sculpture Garden, Dallas May 20-June 16, 2012 Deborah Ballard: Alter Ego…

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The Formative Figure
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The Formative Figure

The human figure remains a persuasive vehicle for the expression of fathomless doubt, hard skepticism,…

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Review: George Grosz in Dallas
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Review: George Grosz in Dallas

Flower of the Prairie: George Grosz in Dallas Dallas Museum of Art May 20–August 19,…

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Worth the Trip
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Worth the Trip

Texas Prize at AMOA-Arthouse Only time will tell how November’s merger between the Austin Museum…

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Shining a Light on Stephen Knapp
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Shining a Light on Stephen Knapp

This is the season of glass in Dallas. With Dale Chihuly’s installation at the Dallas…

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Review:  Margaret Meehan
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Review: Margaret Meehan

Conduit Gallery, Dallas May 12–June 16, 2012 More than the materials they use, some artists…

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Casting a Wide Net
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Casting a Wide Net

Ernesto Neto is a contemporary Brazilian artist widely known for spectacularly huge sculptures that invoke…

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Art:  Briefly Noted
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Art: Briefly Noted

Houston’s in “so much art, viagra so little time” mode as galleries wrap up their…

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Review:  Round 36 Project Row Houses
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Review: Round 36 Project Row Houses

Round 36 is the latest series of artist projects at Houston’s Project Row Houses. As…

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Review: Heavy Hitters at Peveto
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Review: Heavy Hitters at Peveto

Peveto may be the new kid on the Colquitt Gallery Row, viagra but there’s no…

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Review: Prospectors at Lawndale Art Center
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Review: Prospectors at Lawndale Art Center

The Lawndale Art Center’s, Prospectors show features the three latest residents to complete the Artist…

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Review: David Aylsworth
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Review: David Aylsworth

David Aylsworth, The Reverses Wiped Away Along with their own considerable merits and pleasures, the…

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Printmaking in Houston: Then and Now
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Printmaking in Houston: Then and Now

Printmaking is gaining attention in Houston again. June marks the celebration of PrintHouston, a summer-long…

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Inner Space Travel
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Inner Space Travel

Turrell’s New Skyspace Lands in Houston Using light as his main material, James Turrell deftly…

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