Author: Christina Rees

Christina Rees served as an editor at both The Met and D Magazine, as a full-time art and music critic at the Dallas Observer during its golden years, and covered art and music for the Village Voice and other publications. A former resident of New York City and London, Rees currently lives in Dallas, where she was the owner and director of Road Agent gallery. Rees was the the curator of Fort Worth Contemporary Arts from 2009 to 2013, where her exhibitions included Death of a Propane Salesman: Anxiety and the Texas Artist; Liam Gillick: …and other short films; M: Let’s Build a Fort!; Michael Bise: Epilogues; Rufus Corporation: Yuri’s Office (with Noah Simblist); and Kevin Todora and Jeff Zilm: Gaffes and Informations. Her recent independent curatorial projects include Modern Ruin and Modern Ruin II: Quick and Dirty (both with Thomas Feulmer). She was a curator for the 2013 Texas Biennial. She's currently an independent curator and writer.

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Breaking: Crane Falls onto the DMA (will update)

    https://www.facebook.com/wfaachannel8/photos/a.76320161544.83777.55326701544/10152823759841545/?type=1   Via the DMN: a crane fell over onto the roof of the Dallas Museum of Art around 9:30 am today, on […]

Breaking: Crane Falls onto the DMA (will update)

Slideluck: Art+Community Event Returns to Dallas

Fifteen-year-old non-profit outfit Slideluck, which started in Seattle and is now based in NYC, is a combo art slideshow/potluck dinner that franchises its concept to cities all […]

Slideluck: Art+Community Event Returns to Dallas

Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes

Please note: This piece was originally written for another, general-interest publication. I have not tweaked it for Glasstire. As a shockingly green arts editor in early […]

Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes

Christine West Resigns from Lawndale

After eight years as Executive Director at Lawndale Art Center in Houston, Christine West has announced her resignation, effective May 8. West says she is […]

Christine West Resigns from Lawndale

Michael Craig-Martin Invades All of Dallas

Michael Craig-Martin, artist/former Goldsmith’s professor and so-called godfather of the YBAs, is on his way to Dallas for his big takeover of ten different venues. […]

Michael Craig-Martin Invades All of Dallas

You Can’t Go Home Again

I’m fine with being late to a party if I need to get a fix on the full range of my feelings about it, and […]

You Can’t Go Home Again