Author: Paula Newton

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Free Yard Art Activism in Houston!

Some Houston folks have teamed up to create an art activist/environmental awareness project that they hope will take over the city. In a polite, generous […]

Free Yard Art Activism in Houston!

Austin: It’s Okay Mountain Month!

Austin’s Okay Mountain, the nine-member artist collective, is about to have a busy few weeks. The Blanton Museum of Art announced the acquisition of Roadside […]

Austin: It’s Okay Mountain Month!

ISIS: Leave the Art Alone!

For generations, Italians tolerated the Sicilian Mafia as a fact of life, even as horrible crimes and murders were committed. But, in 1993, a car […]

ISIS: Leave the Art Alone!

In Houston, It’s All About Drawing

This Friday, the Rice Media Center will host On Drawing: Symposium and Panel Discussion, presentations and discussions about drawing with Claire Gilman, Curator at The Drawing […]

In Houston, It’s All About Drawing

$70K El Paso Public Sculpture Disappears

A twenty-foot sculpture, entitled Uplift, commissioned by the city for a new roundabout in a West El Paso reconstruction project, has been removed before the […]

$70K El Paso Public Sculpture Disappears

Ed Wilson Re-Wins the GRB Commission!

Houston Artist Ed Wilson has, finally, been re-awarded the artwork commission for the George R. Brown Convention Center. After Wilson’s original award was strangely withdrawn […]

Ed Wilson Re-Wins the GRB Commission!

Why Can’t TX Bring Back Its Curators/Directors?

Yesterday, as Glasstire’s Christina Rees posted her Weaver Watch (former DMA curator Suzanne Weaver’s exit from Miami’s Institute of Contemporary Art), the Memphis Brooks Museum of […]

Brooks Museum’s new E.D. Emily Ballew Neff. (Photo courtesy of Brooks Museum of Art)

BRRR, It’s Too Cold for Art in North TX

The Dallas Morning News’ Michael Granberry reported last night that the Dallas Museum of Art, the Kimbell Art Museum, the Amon Carter Museum of American […]

Image via WordPress: The Ice Museum inside Trick Eye Museum, Seoul, South Korea