Author: Margaret Meehan

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A Day With(out) Art

Visual AIDS began Day With(out) Art on December 1st, 1989 as a national day of action and mourning in response to the AIDS crisis. It […]

Untitled debut at Artpace on May 1, 2010. Photo credit: Justin Parr

My 2 Cents

Adding my voice to the peanut gallery I’d like to mention a few other notable exhibitions, openings and lectures happening this fall. So get on […]

Wura-Natasha Ogunji | Video still from TWO 2010 | single-channel digital video color,  sound : 1 minute, 5 seconds | PHOTO CREDIT : Sonseree Verdise Gibson

Gender Bending’s Nothing New

If you missed Lady Gaga’s male drag performance at the MTV Video Music Awards last night then you also missed the shock on the faces […]

Gender Bending’s Nothing New

Kurt Mueller: Living Still at Artpace

Every December I wait anxiously for The Lives They Lived edition of The New York Times. It’s not because I am morbidly wanting to see […]

Centaph- detail. photo credit: Todd Johnson

The Reading Room: Dallas

I’ve been wanting to write about The Reading Room for some time now. Directly across from the Cotton Bowl and Exposition Park, The Reading Room […]

Keri Oldham- Biblical Ending

Me, Myself and Art

I have to admit it’s been a hard year. Since last July Art and I have had a rocky relationship. After 2 decades of unconditional […]

Me, Myself and Art

Mirror Mirror #6: Los Outsiders

Mirror Mirror #7 features artists Salvador Castillo, Michael Anthony García, and Hector Hernandez also known as the collective Los Outsiders. They met in 2006 and […]

Mirror Mirror #6: Los Outsiders

Joey Fauerso at Box 13

I drove up to Houston a few weeks ago to attend the DiverseWorks auction and while there I had the  chance to visit a few […]

Joey Fauerso at Box 13

Mirror Mirror #5: Ariel Evans and Pastelegram

With an economy that is closing many galleries, combining institutions, affecting artists’ practice and curtailing art publications it is encouraging to find someone willing to […]

Mirror Mirror #5: Ariel Evans and Pastelegram

Similar but Different #19: Big Pop-pa

In honor of Father’s Day and Dads who are in, all about or surrounded by, art – I present Similar but Different #19: Big Pop-pa, […]

Similar but Different #19: Big Pop-pa

Similar but Different #18: Cold as Ice

Officially the first day of summer is not until June 21st, but according to my thermostat and our electric bill it’s already too hot. Similar […]

Erick Swenson- detail

Susan Collis: So it Goes

I’m a huge fan of obsessive-compulsive art making especially when it is subtle and pulls you in for a rewarding surprise of a gem. Such […]

Susan Collis: So it Goes