Dallas/Ft Worth

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 [...]...

Curious About George?

Margret and Hans Rey tried to remain calm as the official came through the train car packed with refugees fleeing Nazi-occupied France and asked for identity pa...

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 Gift of Reading

Some of these books are admittedly too big to stuff into a stocking, but each one is a gift worth giving, or receiving, this holiday season. SAUL BASS: A LIFE...