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Nathan Green at Art Palace

It’s akin to that moment in a sceney restaurant when you hear the fifth song that is also on your iPad and you realize…oh, they’re marketing to me.
Golden Hour Spray expanding foam, paper mache, drywall texture, acrylic, wood 80" x 80"

Field Trip Dallas, Part 1

I rolled into Dallas on Saturday, just as many of the city's project spaces and galleries had their openings. It was also the beginning of the Dallas Biennial or DB14.
Field Trip Dallas, Part 1

Andrea Bianconi: Tunnel City

Bianconi entered a black duct-taped box. The box started jerking, being punched or kicked from the inside. Crisply folded white paper airplanes launched from within began peppering the wine-plied room.
Andrea Bianconi: Tunnel City

Interns on Video: Daniel Bertalot

Who are these people? Where do they come from? What are they hoping to get? Videographer and animator Albert Sosa finds out in his new video series on artworld interns.
Interns on Video: Daniel Bertalot

Ryan Hawk at Art League Houston

Hawk was lying, facedown, on the concrete floor in a pool of clear fluid as if he had passed out on the sidewalk in front of a club, or fallen off his skateboard. Barefoot, he was Everyman, from Brooklyn.
Ryan Hawk at Art League Houston

Lee Bontecou: Drawn Worlds

A porthole through which we experience Bontecou’s preoccupation with disaster and instability, on the blade-thin line between attraction and revulsion.
Lee Bontecou: Drawn Worlds

The Complete Dave Hickey, parts 1-4

Critic Dave Hickey begins by dissing Glasstire, Texas, Houston, stupid liberals, and Rice University, then goes on to the futility of the NEA and alternative art institutions.
The Complete Dave Hickey, parts 1-4