Author: Paula Newton

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DFW Area Arts Center Announces New Director

The Irving Arts Center (a Smithsonian affiliate and home to two theaters, four galleries, meeting/classroom/reception/rehearsal facilities, and a sculpture garden) has announced that Todd Eric […]

DFW Area Arts Center Announces New Director

How Do Local Arts Communities Organize?

How do local arts communities organize? In a few weeks, the Houston Arts Alliance (HAA) is setting out to answer that question, or at least […]

HAA’s Jonathon Glus (Photo by Mark Hiebert via OutSmart Magazine)

Happy Juneteenth 2015?

People all over the country have been holding vigils for the nine people who were killed in the mass shooting at Emanuel AME Church in […]

Happy Juneteenth 2015?

McNay Director Gives 67-Week Notice

William J. Chiego, Director of San Antonio’s McNay Art Museum, has informed the museum’s board of trustees of his intention to step down from the […]

McNay Director Gives 67-Week Notice

FOOD. ART. HCP Brings Slideluck to Houston!

Dallas has held two successful Slideluck events; Austin has held seven. Now, the Houston Center for Photography (HCP) is holding the very first Slideluck Houston! […]

FOOD. ART. HCP Brings Slideluck to Houston!

Francois de Menil Quits the Cooper Union Mess

On Tuesday night, five members of the Cooper Union’s board of trustees (and staunch supporters of the college’s president) resigned en masse, including Vice Chairman […]

Dominique de Menil with son Francois, architect of Houston's Byzantine Fresco Chapel, completed in 1997. (Photo By Betty Tichich via Houston Chronicle)

The Met Names Kelly Baum as New Curator

On Saturday, the Metropolitan Museum of Art announced the appointment of Kelly Baum as the new curator of the department of post-war and contemporary art. […]

Kelly Baum (Photo: Frank Wojciechowski)

Bring CatCon to TX!

If you happen to be in Los Angeles this weekend, you are SO lucky because CatConLa takes place this Saturday and Sunday. CatCon is exactly […]

Cat art by Jeff Haynie. Image via Huffington Post.