Art

John Sonsini Men at Work

THE PHRASE “PAINTING FROM life” can bring to mind a host of images produced by the working artist — fruit-filled still life arrangements positioned as a table c...

Moments of Respite

Understated Elegance Triumphs in Yoshio Taniguchi’s Asia Society Texas Center   HOUSTON IS NOT KNOWN FOR its grand public architecture. We have a smatteri...

Signs of Power

THIS SPRING, THE CONTEMPORARY Arts Museum Houston hosts the nationally touring exhibition “The Deconstructive Impulse: Women Artists Reconfigure the Signs of Power, 1973- 1991” on view until April 15. Helaine Posner, co-curator of the exhibition and chief curator/deputy director for curatorial affairs at the Neuberger Museum of Art [...]...

Colorful World of Artist Rex Ray

You could call him a punk rock post-modernist artist. Rex Ray is a visual musician, inviting you into his lyrical world through intricately painted collaged art works. Ray, a graduate of the San Francisco Art Institute, has been immersed [...]...

Public Art at the Texas Discovery Garden

“Look Up! Look Up!” The young girl commanded her parents as she entered the Texas Discovery Garden for the “Dallas Green Festival.” The entrance to the building welcomed them with a sculpture suspended from the ceiling [...]...

Life in Black & White

Fine art photographer Jay Rusovich is fiercely — and refreshingly — old school. He shoots only black and white film and adamantly refuses to use Adobe Photoshop on any of his images.  His camera of choice is an RZ67 Pro II Mamiya [...]...

KAWS & Effect

The silken concrete walls at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth would seem like a tempting canvas for the work of a former graffiti artist. That artist, drug...

The Colville Formula

Q + A with Pat Colville   December 3, viagra 60mg 2011–January 14, help 2012 “Pat Colville: New Works” Moody Gallery Houston   ARTIST PAT COLVILL...