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Splendid Esplanades

Normally, Houston's esplanades are winding islands of no-man's land. True North adds public sculptures aimed at pleasing regular folks out for a jog or on their way to Walgreens.
Splendid Esplanades

Uncreative Writing: Kenneth Goldsmith and Christian Bök

Employing strategies of plagiarism, cut-and-paste, and a general denial of authorship, uncreative writers are less interested in actual writing than in curating words that are usually not their own. Because of this, most uncreative writing is, Goldsmith proclaims, unreadable.
Uncreative Writing: Kenneth Goldsmith and Christian Bök

Top 5: August 6, 2014

Read this week's list here, or watch as Glasstire Editor Bill Davenport and Founder Rainey Knudson discuss it on video.
Top 5: August 6, 2014

The Alamo

America is over, and the last stand of our compromised, imperial American identity is being staged here at the bottom of the nation.
The Alamo

Everything and a Dead Duck

The annual Big Show at Houston's Lawndale Art Center isn't the free-for-all it was when it was literally free for all (and curated by Walter Hopps), but I always look forward to it because I'm a hoper.
Everything and a Dead Duck