Author: Terry Mahaffey

Terry Mahaffey is an independent writer living in Houston. He received an MLA in Art History from the University of St. Thomas in 2010.

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Infinity Machine

In his Songs of Innocence and of Experience, poet William Blake eloquently illustrated the significance of memory and experience on one’s perception of the world […]

Infinity Machine

William Kentridge’s Poetic Cinema

As part of the meticulously curated Menil exhibition Experiments with Truth: Gandhi and Images of Nonviolence, five animated short films from William Kentridge’s Drawings for […]

William Kentridge’s Poetic Cinema

Tom Molloy at Lora Reynolds Gallery

Gazing at Tom Molloy’s installation, currently on view at Lora Reynolds Gallery in Austin, one is quickly struck by the artist’s authoritative draftsmanship, as he […]

Tom Molloy at Lora Reynolds Gallery

LOKALKOLORIT: Leipzig at Inman

During a 2012 visit to Leipzig, Germany, a sister city to Houston, gallerist Kerry Inman visited the Spinnerei­– a 19th-century factory that has been repurposed […]

LOKALKOLORIT: Leipzig at Inman

Pedro Reyes: Palas por Pistolas

In light of Houston’s apparent difficulty with the nexus of trees and art, it was refreshing to attend a timely and thought-provoking performance-art event involving […]

Pedro Reyes: Palas por Pistolas