Local Art Reviews / News & Videos Nov. 18, 2016


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Art Outdoors: A Guide to Texas Sculpture Gardens by MONICA SMART NOVEMBER 14, 2016 http://artsandculturetx.com/art-outdoors-a-guide-to-texas-sculpture-gardens/

Midcentury Sampler: Abstract Texas at the Amon Carter by DEVON BRITT-DARBY NOVEMBER 14, 2016 http://artsandculturetx.com/midcentury-sampler-abstract-texas-at-the-amon-carter/

The Becomer: Early Monet at the Kimbell by DEVON BRITT-DARBY NOVEMBER 7, 2016 http://artsandculturetx.com/the-becomer-early-monet-at-the-kimbell/

These are the 4 most interesting art gallery exhibits to wrap up 2016 By Kendall Morgan 11.17.16 http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/arts/11-17-16-best-art-gallery-exhibits/#slide=0

Uptown Dallas’ West Village unveils cool new mural with proper party By Promoted Article Correspondent 11.10.16 http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/arts/11-10-16-west-village-mural-unveiling/

Photo Tour of the 2016White Rock Lake Artists Studio Tour, October 9, 2016 by JR Compton http://www.dallasartsrevue.com/art-crit/Here_Lately/ArtHereLately.html#sinawk

‘Constellation’ Takes Reunion Tower Interactive BY JANA J. PRUET | NOV 18, 2016 https://www.dallasinnovates.com/constellation-takes-reunion-tower-interactive/

‘Flaming Critters’ and counterculture fantasies abound in Dallas artist’s immersive exhibitor (Heyd Fontenot) by Lee Escobedo Nov. 15, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/11/15/conduit-gallery-heydfontenot-kultclassic-sammstaggs-queer-cinema-art-dallas

At Dallas’ only free wall, graffiti taggers can spray to their art’s content by Tiffany Ditto Nov. 18, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/11/18/dallas-free-wall-graffiti-taggers-can-spray-arts-delight

The Trinity River inspires bold new show at the Liliana Bloch Gallery in the Dallas Design District by Michael Granberry Nov. 17, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/11/17/trinity-river-inspires-bold-new-show-liliana-bloch-gallery-dallas-design-district

Anthony Howe creates art that seeks to slow your heartbeat down and make your life better by Michael Granberry Nov. 10, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/11/10/anthony-howe-creates-art-seeks-slow-heartbeat-make-live-better

KAWS and effect: Acclaimed artist’s eye-popping work makes a difference, even in the gift shop by Michael Granberry Nov. 10, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/11/10/kaws-effect-acclaimed-artists-eye-popping-work-makes-difference-even-gift-shop

Four art exhibits in Dallas-Fort Worth you must see right now, from Monet to ‘Divine Felines’ by Rick Brettell Nov. 5, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/11/05/monet-divine-felines-four-art-exhibits-must-see-right-now

Three Years After He Technically Died, Matthew Brinston Is One of Dallas’ Brightest Young Artists BY ALAENA HOSTETTER FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2016 http://www.dallasobserver.com/arts/three-years-after-he-technically-died-matthew-brinston-is-one-of-dallas-brightest-young-artists-8914151

Artist Trying to Trump Hate By Selling ‘TrumpIsAFartFace’ Sign BY DANNY GALLAGHER Nov. 17, 2016 http://www.dallasobserver.com/arts/artist-trying-to-trump-hate-by-selling-trumpisafartface-sign-8910975

5 Art Events for Your Weekend: November 17-20 by Rachel Williams NOVEMBER 16, 2016 http://www.dallasobserver.com/arts/5-art-events-for-your-weekend-november-17-20-8907830

A Wind-Powered Sculpture Is Downtown Dallas’ Newest Art Installation:

The kinetic, pinwheel-like work is slightly less imposing than the giant eyeball next door. BY ALEX MACON NOVEMBER 14, 2016 http://www.dmagazine.com/arts-entertainment/2016/11/a-wind-powered-sculpture-is-downtown-dallas-newest-art-installation/

What Art Can Do About Trump 18 Nov 2016/Michael Bise http://glasstire.com/2016/11/18/what-art-can-do-about-trump/

Top Five: November 17, 2016 17 Nov 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/11/17/top-five-november-17-2016/

All good dreamers pass this way some day: on the election, and art 15 Nov 2016/Rainey Knudson http://glasstire.com/2016/11/15/all-good-dreamers-pass-this-way-some-day-on-the-election-and-art/

(The New World Order and) Heyd Fontenot at Conduit Gallery, Dallas 13 Nov 2016/Christina Rees http://glasstire.com/2016/11/13/the-new-world-order-and-heyd-fontenot-at-conduit-gallery-dallas/

Not A Hobby: Heyd Fontenot 12 Nov 2016/Ariane Roesch http://glasstire.com/2016/11/12/not-a-hobby-heyd-fontenot/

Sam Gilliam Painting is Among DMA’s First Acquisitions Under New Director 18 Nov 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/11/18/sam-gilliam-painting-is-among-dmas-first-acquisitions-under-new-director/

Cedars Open Studios is This Saturday (Dallas) 17 Nov 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/11/17/cedars-open-studios-is-this-saturday-dallas/

Update: SMU Meadows Grant Comes Just in Time to Address Racist Nonsense 17 Nov 2016/Paula Newton http://glasstire.com/2016/11/17/update-smu-meadows-grant-comes-just-in-time-to-address-racist-nonsense/

SMU Meadows Receives $300,000 Grant for Ignite/Arts Dallas 16 Nov 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/11/16/smu-meadows-receives-300000-grant-for-ignitearts-dallas/

Top Five: November 10, 2016 10 Nov 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/11/10/top-five-november-10-2016/

How A Painter’s Insatiable Curiosity Led To A Bright Future: When Riley Holloway painted his first portrait, he was nervous and a bit unsure of what lied ahead. Now Holloway is getting shout-outs from celebrities and showing at Miami Art Week. by Hady Mawajdeh 17 Nov 2016 http://artandseek.org/spotlight/riley-holloway/

DMA Acquires First Painting Under New Director by Jerome Weeks 17 Nov 2016 http://artandseek.org/2016/11/17/dma-acquires-first-painting-under-new-director/

A Look Ahead At The Week’s Art&Seek Picks by Hady Mawajdeh 16 Nov 2016 http://artandseek.org/2016/11/16/a-look-ahead-at-the-weeks-artseek-picks-51/

SMU’s Ignite/Arts Initiative Wins $300,000 Grant From Mellon Foundation by Jerome Weeks 16 Nov 2016 http://artandseek.org/2016/11/16/smus-ignitearts-initiative-wins-300000-grant-from-mellon-foundation/

Photos: Art Con 12 by Dane Walters and Jeremiah Jensen http://artandseek.org/2016/11/15/photos-art-con-12/

Meet An Art Conspiracy Artist: Judith Lea Perkinsby Anne Bothwell 10 Nov 2016 http://artandseek.org/2016/11/10/meet-an-art-conspiracy-artist-judith-lea-perkins/

JAMES DRAKE + DION JOHNSON at Holly Johnson Gallery by Todd Camplin http://moderndallas.net/todd_camplin_weekly.html#.WDB1wsArIhc

Big Momma’s House: Artist Turns His Grandmother’s Humble Texas Home Into a Historic Wonder (Sedrick Huckaby) BY CATHERINE D. ANSPO PHOTOGRAPHY MAX BURKHALTER 11.09.16 http://www.papercitymag.com/arts/big-momma-house-artist-sedrick-huckaby-grandmother-humble-texas-house-wonder/

A Covert Market in Royal Indian Jewels: Dallas Gem Master Quietly Builds a Museum Worthy Collection BY CHRISTINA GEYER 11.08.16 http://www.papercitymag.com/arts/covert-market-royal-indian-jewels-dallas-art-india-jayshree-dalal/

The Year of the Frenchman: Mind-Bending Artist Celebrated in the Nasher Prize’s Worldly Dallas Blitz BY JANE ROZELLE 11.07.16 http://www.papercitymag.com/arts/nasher-prize-winner-pierre-huyghe-celebrated-mind-bending-art-blitz/

The Art Whisperer: This Guy’s Paid (Well) To Hang Your Paintings in the Perfect Place (Marley Whistler) BY REBECCA SHERMAN PHOTOGRAPHY DINAH WHISTLER 11.04.16 http://www.papercitymag.com/arts/art-whisperer-marely-whistler-paid-well-art-preparators-hang-paintings/

Dallas Museum of Art exhibition to explore the art of the cocktail by Dana Joseph Nov. 2, 2016 http://www.star-telegram.com/living/indulge/indulge-in-focus/article112037087.html


Artist Spotlight – Riley Holloway – Painter https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q6Jn9UUvSFY

Art This Week-At the Meadows Museum, Dallas-Modern Spanish Art from ACAC https://youtu.be/9NX9LzQz9zA

Art This Week-At the Dallas Museum of Art-Concentrations 60: Lucie Stahl https://youtu.be/WXwB8SXoFSw

Art This Week-At Fort Worth Contemporary Arts-Emily Speed Interview https://youtu.be/fjA60hV2DVU

Shaken, Stirred, Styled: The Art of the Cocktail https://youtu.be/e5QQxMaGHcU

DMA Mannequin Challenge https://youtu.be/AogUaGVCSVs

Glasstire Top Five: Nov. 17, 2016 https://youtu.be/pRNH6clAtZU

Glasstire Top Five: Nov. 10, 2016 https://youtu.be/7b725hCPHig

State of the Arts Fort Worth: Examining the Cultural Shift (Kimbell Art Museum) https://youtu.be/X_k4D8OlnoE

Monet: The Early Years (Kimbell Art Museum) https://youtu.be/RooXo1tCFqI

Modern Spanish Art from the Asociación Colección Arte Contemporáneo Symposium (Meadows Museum) https://youtu.be/NVJ8e4anr7U

Curating Goya Symposium 2015 Meadows Museum Dallas https://youtu.be/QU20yoHsg1k

Portraits in Conversation: Francisco de Goya and Vicente López y Portaña Meadows Museum Dallas https://youtu.be/EE0uT5tOAEU

WFAA News 8 Update Stolen Art Mystery at Meadows Museum 10 7 16 Meadows Museum Dallas https://youtu.be/384vlYg4AUU

Meadows Museum Celebrating 50 Years Panel Discussion https://youtu.be/hfN3qm-q2f0

Tuesday Evenings at the Modern – Lorna Simpson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eubmiu32-Kc

KAWS FINAL 30 Sec Socail Media Spot https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gb3ja003r4A

Tuesday Evenings at the Modern – Carlo McCormick https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cdSTLrwTkfg

Tuesday Evenings at the Modern – Roberto de Leon, Jr , FAIA, LEED AP https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u-r5dIWk9A8

Tuesday Evenings at the Modern – Ryan McGinness https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=usQiinwLUko

Redefining Space: Artist Sarah Sze Nasher Sculpture Center https://youtu.be/c1Yd8ymJ8Dc

The Roots and Shoots of Language: Artist Michael DeanNasher Sculpture Center https://youtu.be/5qrq0WwLwuc

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