Top Five: August 4, 2016

by Glasstire August 4, 2016

Rainey Knudson and Brandon Zech on tin foil hats, stapling bananas to walls, and one artist’s Instagram followers.


Dan Lam fort works

1. Dan Lam: Coquette
Fort Works Art (Fort Worth)
August 2 – September 17
Opening August 6, 6-11PM

An exhibition of works by Dallas-based artist Dan Lam. The show will feature large-scale installation work along with Lam’s signature prickly, “drippy” sculptures.


coffman not gallery

2. Cameron Coffman: In Open Tabs
Not Gallery (Austin)
August 5 – September 17
Opening August 5, 7-10PM

An exhibition of works by Cameron Coffman. In the show, Coffman “questions how the mundane may represent the feeling of loss or longing around the disorder of the day-to-day.”


coi release party

3. Conflict of Interest Volume One Release Party
grayduck gallery (Austin)
August 6, 7-10PM

An event celebrating the release of Conflict of Interest’s first book, featuring all articles, interviews, lists, and featured work published by the site between May 2015 and April 2016.


Jorge Alegría rockport image

4. Jorge Alegría: Heaven
Rockport Center for the Arts
August 6 – September 3
Opening August 6, 5-7PM

An exhibition of works by Corpus Christi-based artist Jorge Alegría. The show will feature more than 20 new drawings.


rebecca marino art palace

5. Rebecca Marino: The Best Available Evidence
Art Palace (Houston)
July 8 – August 13

An exhibition of works by Austin-based artist Rebecca Marino. The works in the show are inspired by “a found document compiled to prove the existence and legitimacy of unidentified flying objects” and attempt to “play with the idea of proof and to question personal thresholds of belief.”

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Cath August 4, 2016 - 10:01

Brandon, your hair looks fabulous.


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