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Michael Bise

Glasstire audio slide show profiling Michael Bise. The artist talks about drawing from old movies, Disney vs. religion and why art should be hard.  

Michael Bise

Rachel Hecker

Glasstire audio slide show profiling Rachel Hecker. The artist discusses her ephemera paintings as well as her current series of Jesus portraits – and explains […]

Rachel Hecker

Daniel Adame

Glasstire audio slideshow profiling sculptor, dancer, performer and seamster Daniel Adame. Photographs by Will van Overbeek.

Daniel Adame

Mark Schatz

Mark Schatz: Glasstire.com Artist Profile from Eric Jarvis on Vimeo.

Mark Schatz

Shows to See: Darren Waterston @ Inman

What with the piles of shoddy painting clogging many art venues these days, it is a relief to see Darren Waterston’s current exhibit at Inman Gallery. […]

Shows to See: Darren Waterston @ Inman

Who says performance art is dead?

The tagline says it all: "i love performance art, so i am going to vomit it all over you, while masturbating, covered in sugar." Every […]

Who says performance art is dead?

Art Handling Olympics

It’s not Texas, but it’s an idea whose time has come: the Art Handling Olympics are being held this Sunday in New York. For every […]

Art Handling Olympics

Quaytman making the rounds

Today we’re having one of those "Saving Private Ryan" moments when the secretary recognizes the dead soldier’s name on a letter and starts hunting for […]

Quaytman making the rounds

Foto-Foto-Foto-FEST

The insane number of openings in Houston this week can only mean one thing: it’s Fotofest time! This year, the theme of the mega biennial […]

Foto-Foto-Foto-FEST

Judd for all

This Sunday, May 17, Big Bend area residents and visitors can genuflect before Judd and Flavin at the The Chinati Foundation’s Community Day. Held on […]

Judd for all

It’s Kirtans!

The Rothko Chapel and Yoga for Peace (as opposed to Yoga for Thinner Thighs) will host a kirtan event at 1 p.m. on Sunday, May […]

It’s Kirtans!

Spring Preview 2009

Our best guesses for Spring 2009… Austin Heyd Fontenot: Office in the Front, Party in the Back Art Palace January 31 – March 7, 2009 […]

Spring Preview 2009

Best/Worst No. 6: Houston Arts Alliance

BEST: The Houston Arts Alliance weathered Wayne Dolcefino’s tabloid journalism and debuted 8 new public art projects, refuting his accusations of lack of production. WORST:The […]

Best/Worst No. 6: Houston Arts Alliance