Fort Worth Contemporary Arts
August 25 - October 7, 2017
“Finding Fanon is a three-part film series and installation inspired by the lost plays of Frantz Fanon (1925-1961), a politically radical humanist whose research and writing looked at the psychological effects of colonization and the social and cultural consequences of decolonization. U.K.-based artists Larry Achiampong and David Blandy examine Fanon’s ideas, and consider how society, race and racism affect our relationships with each other in an age of new technology, pop culture and globalization."
A conversation featuring panelists Lee Escobedo, Darryl Ratcliff, William Sarradet, Terri Thornton, Giovanni Valderas and Carol Zou. During the event, the panel will announce the winner(s) of...Read More
An exhibition of documentary photographs by the artist collective RAWIYA (Myriam Abdelaziz, Tamara Abdul Hadi, Tasneem Alsultan, Zied Ben Romdhane, Laura Boushnak, and Tanya Habjouqa). In...Read More
A show featuring works by TCU MFA candidates Erika Duque, Hayley Fowler, Barbara Horlander, Kieran Sattar and Audrey Travis.
An exhibition featuring a sculptural installation and film created during Emily Speed’s residency with Art Galleries at TCU. The works “continues her exploration of the relationship between...Read More
An exhibition of works by Brooklyn-based artist JJ PEET and Seattle-based artist Rob Rhee. The artists explore the ways modern culture and technology is impacting our...Read More
An exhibition of painted photographs by Brooklyn-based artist Sebastiaan Bremer. The works in the show use “pre-existing images to explore ideas about time, memory and identity.”
An exhibition of landscape works from the TCU Permanent Art Collection. Featuring works by James Blake, Christopher Bond, Lois Connor, Ken Dixon, John Guerin, Billy Hassell,...Read More
An exhibition of works by TCU’s MFA candidates. Work by: Amanda Arredondo, Mason Bryant, Erika Duque, Hayley Fowler, Barbara Horlander, Layla Luna, Kiran Sattar & Audrey...Read More
An exhibition of works by James Quin, Alma Haser, Eleana Antonaki, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, Jeremy Bailey and Letitia Huckaby. The exhibition explores new ways of portraiture,...Read More
An exhibition of drawings by Sandra Vásquez de la Horra. Drawing on found paper dipped in wax, Horra’s works explore “identity, religion, sex and myth.”
A free, one-day symposium on ancient Japanese ceramic arts and the collaborative project of Japanese sculptor Tadashi Hirakawa and a team of archaeologists whom have...Read More
New sculptures and a video by artist Jonathan Schipper, that, like a roller coaster, are pregnant with potential energy but need to be experienced to...Read More
Works by current TCU MFA students Amanda Arredondo, Mason Bryant, Courtney Hamilton, Alyssa Hawkins, Fernando Johnson, Layla Luna, and Max Morris–all responding to the idea...Read More
Téllez makes films in collaboration with psychiatric patients and people with disabilities. Combining elements of fiction and documentary, Téllez and his collaborators rewrite familiar stories...Read More
A group show at TCU’s satellite space and curated by Rachel Cook of Houston’s DiverseWorks, the work will explore the rapidly evolving interconnection between photographs...Read More
New work by TCU MFA candidates: Tara Cook, Ryan Goolsby, Jennifer Guest, Courtney Hamilton, Alyssa Hawkins, Fernando Johnson, Maxwell Morris, and Lucia Simek.
A film and photographs by the German artist team of Pauline Boudry and Renate Lorenz blend historical fact with a contemporary reenactment to challenge preconceptions...Read More
Abstract paintings in a 100 year old tradition, leavened by a conceptual practice that begs the question.
Hybrids between ceramics, photography, drawing, video and sculpture can seem dirty, frightening or dangerous to those who need the clear cut boundaries of media specificity....Read More
A poetic collection of works that undermine expectations through subtle gestures. Curated by Terri Thornton of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.
A Texas-Japan exchange growing from bonds that germinated during the Sun & Star 1996 Festival in Texas.
“The event of putting on a group show of graduate students’ work is a complicated act”, says guest curator Thomas Feulmer.
Organized by Frances Colpitt, Color Pictures examines the rocky fusion of photography’s high technical and aesthetic standards and the intentionally amateur and nonchalant approach to...Read More
Large-scale, meticulous drawings circle the hard truths of Bise’s youth growing up in a bible-belted, suburban sprawl of hypocrisy and identity crisis. Bise’s life-threatening heart...Read More
A discussion among five collaborators: Bradly Brown, co-founder of Homecoming of Fort Worth; Nathan Green, co-founder of Okay Mountain, Austin; M, of the fromer Good/Bad...Read More
Fort Worth Contemporary Arts observes the 22nd Day With(out) Art, on World AIDS Day, December 1, by participating in the national, simultaneous, free screenings of...Read More
A single, melancholy, droll, introspective sculpture by Angust Fairhurst (1966–2008) the critically acclaimed yet often overlooked YBA. On loan from Dallas’ Goss-Michael Foundation.
Fort Worth Contemporary Arts features the exhibition Housing Edition, a large-scale sculpture installation conceived by Sterling Allen during his residency at ArtPace. Together with eight...Read More
We eagerly anticipate what the artist currently known as "M" has in store for us in the upcoming exhibition at Fort Worth Contemporary Arts. Curator...Read More
Transmission features new work by TCU’s Masters of Fine Arts students in dialogue with work by their primary influences. The list of students and their...Read More