Author: Rainey Knudson

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Living la vida dolce

To our non-Houston readers: recently, a local investigative reporter has been doing a series of "exposes" about arts funding in Houston. Last night Mr. Dolcefino […]

Living la vida dolce

Staff changes: DMA/Aurora

This just in: Suzanne Weaver is leaving the DMA after nearly 13 years as the Hanley Associate Curator of Contemporary Art. Weaver departs in mid-December, […]

Staff changes: DMA/Aurora

Letting the air out, with a whoosh

It seems auction houses (and, perhaps, galleries?) can no longer get away with charging big bucks for so-so work: the NYT reports that yesterday’s "Modern […]

Letting the air out, with a whoosh

Buchanan is Back

Galveston’s Buchanan Gallery has relocated to Houston after surviving Hurricane Ike! Visit their new digs at 2907 Ferndale when they reopen on Saturday, Dec. 6.

Buchanan is Back

Pop and Fresh

Ted Pillsbury, the chairman of fine arts at Heritage Auction Galleries, is in the news today after authenticating a Sebastiano Ricci painting that the auction […]

Pop and Fresh

Keep Glasstire… uh …

One of the nice things about Houston is that it never had its own spinoff of the ubiquitous and irritating "Keep Austin Weird" motto (irritating […]

Keep Glasstire… uh …

Move me

So I’m reading the NYT holiday movie section just now and this catches my eye:   I find this on their website:  Heartland Truly Moving […]

Move me

SA luvin’ its own

Check out Art at Our Doorstep, a recent-ish publication of San Antonio writers and artists. It’s an impressively hefty tome with good paper and nice […]

SA luvin’ its own

Biennial solo shows announced

Next year’s Texas Biennial will feature four solo shows in addition to the larger group shows. They’ve just announced the artists: Lee Baxter Davis (Greenville), […]

Biennial solo shows announced

We got your b.s. right here

Houston blogger Sean Carroll (a.k.a. b.s. art houston) is now blogging for Glasstire!!!!!!!! Check it out below! 

We got your b.s. right here

Hurricane resources

OK, here’s the skinny from the town hall meeting last week. Big kudos and thanks to Houston Arts Alliance for putting this together!   1. […]

Hurricane resources

WE GOT THE POWER

Hey, as of 3 pm today, Hello-Lucky has power!!! Which means the party there tonight, "Home is Where You Make It" will be comfortably lit […]

WE GOT THE POWER

Linda Pace tribute video

Gordy Grundy, the LA artist who showed at Sala Diaz last year, made this video as part of his Fellowship of Fortuna project (a feel-good […]

Linda Pace tribute video

Linda Pace tribute video

Gordy Grundy, the LA artist who showed at Sala Diaz last year, made this video as part of his Fellowship of Fortuna project (a feel-good […]

Linda Pace tribute video

Houston events update

Hi readers — we are working to keep the Houston events listings updated! As of Wednesday am, most openings scheduled for this weekend are still […]

Houston events update

Houston events update

Hi readers — we are working to keep the Houston events listings updated! As of Wednesday am, most openings scheduled for this weekend are still […]

Houston events update

Battening down

The Glasstire party at Hello-Lucky has been rescheduled for Friday, September 26!! We’re updating the Houston events page as notices come in for this weekend’s […]

Battening down

Battening down

The Glasstire party at Hello-Lucky has been rescheduled for Friday, September 26!! We’re updating the Houston events page as notices come in for this weekend’s […]

Battening down