Draftsman of the Apocalypse curated by Heyd Fontenot
November 1 – December 13, CentralTrak, Free
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 1, 8 – 10 pm
Heyd Fontenot, Director of CentralTrak, is a practicing artist, an arts administrator, curator, and was most recently honored with a Mastermind Award from the Dallas Observer.
Hosted by CentralTrak, this exhibition depicts both observational and visionary illustration in order to conjure images of mankind’s eventual doom. Everyday life is frightening enough and current news supplies documentarians with more than enough ammunition. For the fantasist artist, religion, folklore and cinema are ready to inspire and steer the topic toward the macabre. Perhaps these visions are offered to the public in the form of cautionary premonition and sermon: “Beware! Change your wicked ways or be forever damned in this misery”. Read More