Author: Paula Newton

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A Closer Look at Big Show Artists

The Big Show, Lawndale Art Center’s annual open-call, juried exhibition, is always a great way to get a glimpse of the up-and-comers in the Houston […]

Photo via Houston Press

Happy Birthday, Marcel!

Generally considered the father of Conceptual art, Marcel Duchamp was born on this day in 1887. Although he dabbled in Cubism, Surrealism, and spearheaded the […]

Photo: Eric Sutherland for the Walker Art Center

Plano to Create Official Arts District

According to Wikipedia, Plano, Texas is known as the “Gymnastics Capital of the World.” On the front page of the Historic Downtown Plano Association (HDPA)’s […]

Plano to Create Official Arts District

Michael Heizer’s City Saved by Obama

A few days ago, President Obama announced the creation of three new national monuments, including the Basin and Range in Nevada. The iconic landscape that […]

Image via DSM Public Art

Rothko Chapel Has a New Director

After Executive Director Emilee Dawn Whitehurst left the Rothko Chapel left last summer, the Rothko now has a new director in David A. Leslie, reports […]

Photo: Rothko Chapel via Houston Chronicle

Closet Curators: Send in Your Great Ideas

C’mon, you know you have some great ideas for exhibitions—now’s your chance. New York’s CUE Art Foundation, a nonprofit presenting exhibitions and programs designed to […]

2014 Selection: Country, Home. Curated by Kayleigh Bryant-Greenwell

Which Texans are Big-Time Collectors?

Want to know which Texans are buying art? The editors at ARTnews magazine have just released their 25th anniversary edition of the “200 Top Collectors” […]

Howard and Cindy Rachofsky. Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Dallas Museum of Art.

Houston Artists in an Archive

Studio One Archive Resource announced its official launching as a service organization that will work with members of the Houston arts community to help preserve […]

Jonathan Leach scanning slides for artist Toby Topek for the CALL Project, 2012.
Photo courtesy of Patricia Hernandez and DiverseWorks.
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