Local Art Reviews / News & Videos Oct. 1, 2016


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Pierre Huyghe Wins 2017 Nasher Prize, the Foremost International Sculpture Honor by Lauren Smart LAUREN SMART SEPTEMBER 27, 2016 http://artsandculturetx.com/pierre-huyghe-wins-2017-nasher-prize-the-foremost-international-sculpture-honor/

Collages of Consumption: Lucie Stahl at Dallas Museum of Art by Lauren Smart LAUREN SMART SEPTEMBER 20, 2016 http://artsandculturetx.com/collages-of-consumption-lucie-stahl-at-dallas-museum-of-art/

Some Memories are Painful: Jenny Vogel at The Reading Room by Jennifer Smart JENNIFER SMART SEPTEMBER 19, 2016 http://artsandculturetx.com/some-memories-are-painful-jenny-vogel-at-the-reading-room/

The A+C TX Top Ten: September 2016 (Amon Carter) by NANCY WOZNY SEPTEMBER 1, 2016 http://artsandculturetx.com/the-ac-tx-top-ten-september-2016/

Creative couple turns industrial warehouse into Dallas art world’s next destination (Jason and Nancy Koen at the Box Company). By Kendall Morgan 9.28.16 http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/arts/09-28-16-box-company-art-space-nancy-jason-koen/#slide=0

Dallas’ Nasher Sculpture Center bestows 2017 prize on French artist By Alex Bentley 9.27.16 http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/arts/09-27-16-nasher-prize-winner-french-sculptor-pierre-huyghe/#slide=0

The essential visitor’s guide to Richardson’s Cottonwood Art Festival http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/arts/09-20-16-cottonwood-art-festival-richardson-craft-beer-live-music/#slide=0

Paris art gallery owner eschews New York and LA to open in Dallas (Galerie Frank Elbaz) By Kendall Morgan 9.14.16 http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/arts/09-14-16-galerie-frank-elbaz-design-district-pop-up/#slide=0

These are the 4 most interesting art gallery exhibits this fall By Kendall Morgan 9.9.16 http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/arts/09-09-16-top-art-gallery-exhibitions/#slide=0

24th Annual 2016 White Rock Lake Artists’ Studio Tour by JR Comptonani http://www.dallasartsrevue.com/WhiteRock/

Sincerely Awkward, review of A Solo Show by Marilyn Jolly @ Circuit12 by JR Compton http://www.dallasartsrevue.com/art-crit/Here_Lately/ArtHereLately.html#sinawk

Frisco Discovery Center Displays Work of Everest Climber: Chet Tucker trekked to the summit of Mount Everest and blended his two passions to form flowtography. BY NEALIE SANCHEZ • SEP 20, 2016 http://www.dallasinnovates.com/frisco-discovery-center-displays-work-everest-climber/

New Photography Convention Celebrates Instant Film: The world’s first instant film convention will be held this weekend in Dallas and Denton. BY HEATHER NOEL • SEP 28, 2016 http://www.dallasinnovates.com/new-photography-convention-celebrates-instant-film/

Gallery: An Evening of Innovation: Universal Mind celebrates their new space in the West End innovation district and honors the UX Club at University of Texas at Dallas Sept. 21. BY UNIVERSAL MIND • SEP 25, 2016 http://www.dallasinnovates.com/gallery-an-evening-of-innovation/

GALLERY: Park(ing) Day Dallas 2016: Dallas joins other cities around the world in temporarily transforming parking spaces into parks. BY MICHAEL SAMPLES • SEP 16, 2016 http://www.dallasinnovates.com/gallery-parking-day-dallas-2016/

Dallas Museum of Art Offers Programs for Autistic Children BY RACHEL HAWKINS • SEP 15, 2016 http://www.dallasinnovates.com/dallas-museum-of-art-offers-programs-autistic-children/

Editor’s Picks: Calendar for Sept. 29 – Oct. 6  BY JANA J. PRUET • SEP 29, 2016 http://www.dallasinnovates.com/editors-picks-calendar-for-sept-29-oct-6/

Updated: Is an old South Dallas box warehouse the city’s hippest new art gallery? by Danielle Avram Oct. 1, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/10/01/old-south-dallas-box-warehouse-citys-hippest-new-art-gallery

Is seeing believing? How this Dallas artist doodles in deception: Kevin Todora enjoys exploring the sculptural side of photography by

Danielle Avram Oct. 1, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/09/30/seeing-believing-dallas-artist-doodles-deception

Bruce Weber’s photographs elevate NorthPark as an art destination by Michael Granberry Oct. 1, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/09/30/bruce-webers-photographs-elevate-northpark-art-destination

Can’t wait for Dallas’ Aurora? Prelude offers a glimpse, and gala offers a chance to help the arts by Holly Haber Sept. 30, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/business/philanthropy/2016/09/30/prelude-offers-glimpse-aurora-magic

Try something creative this fall with these 6 crafty classes by Jamie Knodel Sept. 28, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/life/home/2016/09/28/try-something-creative-fall-6-crafty-classes

French artist Pierre Huyghe, no stranger to strong statements, wins the second Nasher Prize by Michael Granberry Sept. 26, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/09/26/french-artist-pierre-huyghe-stranger-strong-statements-wins-second-nasher-prize

Fights, fantasy fixes and the FBI: Museum Tower and Nasher still at odds over glare after five years by Michael Granberry Sept. 25, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/museums/2016/09/25/fights-fantasy-fixes-fbi-museum-tower-nasher-still-odds-glare-five-years

Still reeling from tragedy, El Centro offers a look back at Dallas’ past by Michael Granberry Sept. 18, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/09/18/still-reeling-tragedy-el-centro-offers-look-back-dallas-past

‘What’s another clown in the White House?’ Nasher unveils provocative ‘Run for President’ exhibit by Danielle Avram Sept. 12, 2016 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/09/12/another-clown-white-house-artists-run-president-wry-commentary-politics-celebrity

NFL quarterbacks can relax: Man Ray was an artist, not a defensive lineman by Michael Granberry Sept. 10 http://www.dallasnews.com/arts/visual-arts/2016/09/10/nfl-quarterbacks-can-relax-man-ray-artist-defensive-lineman

Lucie Stahl Uses Photography to Imprison Consumer Objects in Unsettling Ways at the DMA by Jennifer Smart THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2016 http://www.dallasobserver.com/arts/lucie-stahl-uses-photography-to-imprison-consumer-objects-in-unsettling-ways-at-the-dma-8753124

5 Art Events for Your Weekend: September 29-October 2 by Rachel Williams Sept. 28, 2016 http://www.dallasobserver.com/arts/5-art-events-for-your-weekend-september-29-october-2-8751372

Artists and Patrons Wore Hazmat Suits to Beefhaus Gallery, Mocking the Fire Marshal by Alaena Hostetter TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2016 http://www.dallasobserver.com/arts/artists-and-patrons-wore-hazmat-suits-to-beefhaus-gallery-mocking-the-fire-marshal-8746773

The Biggest Players in Instant Film Photography Will Convene in Denton for Polacon by Matthew Brown MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2016 http://www.dallasobserver.com/arts/the-biggest-players-in-instant-film-photography-will-convene-in-denton-for-polacon-8739654

Dallas’ DIY Artists Took Over the Nasher Sculpture Center for One Rowdy Evening by Alaena Hostetter WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2016 http://www.dallasobserver.com/arts/dallas-diy-artists-took-over-the-nasher-sculpture-center-for-one-rowdy-evening-8726638

Eat Like Marcel Duchamp, Be a Part of an Art Installation at SMU’s Pollock Gallery by Jennifer Smart TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2016 http://www.dallasobserver.com/arts/eat-like-marcel-duchamp-be-a-part-of-an-art-installation-at-smus-pollock-gallery-8699781

As Local Artists Protest, ATTPAC Says the Need for a $15 Million Bailout From the City Is ‘Serious’ by Alaena Hostetter MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2016 http://www.dallasobserver.com/arts/as-local-artists-protest-attpac-says-the-need-for-a-15-million-bailout-from-the-city-is-serious-8690583

The 25 Things You Must Do In Dallas This October http://www.dmagazine.com/arts-entertainment/2016/09/the-25-things-you-must-do-in-dallas-this-october-2/

Fiber Art is Back: This old handcraft knits past with present. BY JESSICA ELLIOTT PUBLISHED IN D HOME SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER 2016 http://www.dmagazine.com/publications/d-home/2016/september-october/fiber-art-is-back/

Find Instant Gratification at This New Photography Convention BY LINDA SMITH SEPTEMBER 28, 2016 http://www.dmagazine.com/arts-entertainment/2016/09/polacon-instant-film-convention/

Pierre Huyghe Wins 2017 Nasher Prize: The French artist is known for his sculptures of “uncompleted, evolving worlds. BY ALEX MACON Sept. 27, 2016 http://www.dmagazine.com/arts-entertainment/2016/09/pierre-huyghe-wins-2017-nasher-prize/

Far From Home, Close to Beauty at the Dallas Contemporary: The largest exhibition to date of Bruce Weber’s work shows the photographer’s eye for fashion, humanity, and exploration. BY NATALIE GEMPEL SEPTEMBER 27, 2016 http://www.dmagazine.com/arts-entertainment/2016/09/bruce-weber-dallas-contemporary-review-far-from-home/

Local Artist to Publish Book of Oil Paintings: Former President George W. Bush’s Portraits of Courage will feature paintings of U.S. military veterans. BY ALEX MACON SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 http://www.dmagazine.com/arts-entertainment/2016/09/local-artist-to-publish-book-of-oil-paintings/

SMU’s New Arts Vision: How the school got itself out of the studio and into the streets of Dallas. BY PETER SIMEK PUBLISHED IN D MAGAZINE SEPTEMBER 2016 http://www.dmagazine.com/publications/d-magazine/2016/september/smus-new-arts-vision/

A Hunt For Pokemon (and Art) at the Fair 01 Oct 2016/Robert Boyd http://glasstire.com/2016/10/01/a-hunt-for-pokemon-and-art-at-the-fair/

Top Five: September 29, 2016 29 Sep 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/09/29/top-five-september-29-2016/

Expanded Drive By: Matthew Bourbon at Kirk Hopper Fine Art 28 Sep 2016/Christina Rees http://glasstire.com/2016/09/28/expanded-drive-by-matthew-bourbon-at-kirk-hopper-fine-art/

Brett Abbott Comes to the Amon Carter 01 Oct 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/10/01/brett-abbott-comes-to-the-amon-carter/

The Texas Biennial is Back 30 Sep 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/09/30/the-texas-biennial-is-back/

New Art Space Opens in Dallas This Weekend 29 Sep 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/09/29/new-art-space-opens-in-dallas-this-weekend/

RIP Hunting Art Prize 27 Sep 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/09/27/rip-hunting-art-prize/

Top Five: September 22, 2016 22 Sep 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/09/22/top-five-september-22-2016/

Patrick Faulhaber And Why Painting Still Matters 20 Sep 2016/Christina Rees http://glasstire.com/2016/09/20/patrick-faulhaber-and-why-painting-still-matters/

Top Five: September 15, 2016 with Emily Peacock 15 Sep 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/09/15/top-five-september-15-2016-with-emily-peacock/

Dan Lam at Fort Works Art 13 Sep 2016/Barbara Koerble http://glasstire.com/2016/09/13/dan-lam-at-fort-works-art/

Not A Hobby: Solomon Kane 10 Sep 2016/Ariane Roesch http://glasstire.com/2016/09/10/not-a-hobby-solomon-kane/

Pierre Huyghe Wins the Second Annual $100,000 Nasher Prize 26 Sep 2016/Glasstire http://glasstire.com/2016/09/26/pierre-huyghe-wins-the-second-annual-100000-nasher-prize/

Frame of Mind: Sight, Sound, and Space by Jeremiah Jensen 29 Sep 2016 http://artandseek.org/2016/09/29/frame-of-mind-sight-sound-and-space/

Artist Spotlight:In The Lab Where Art and Science Fuse At UNT, Ruth West uses DNA data to create art. Tonight, she’s on the State of the Arts panel at the DMA – ‘Data is the New Paint.’ by Jerome Weeks 22 Sep 2016 http://artandseek.org/spotlight/ruth-west/

A Look Ahead At The Week’s Art&Seek Picks by Hady Mawajdeh 28 Sep 2016  http://artandseek.org/2016/09/28/a-look-ahead-at-the-weeks-artseek-picks-44/

The 2017 Nasher Prize Winner Is French Artist Pierre Huyghe: UPDATED by Jerome Weeks 26 Sep 2016 http://artandseek.org/2016/09/26/the-2017-nasher-prize-winner-is-french-artist-pierre-huyghe/

Pollock Gallery Cooks up a Palatable Performance by Gail Sachson 26 Sep 2016 http://artandseek.org/2016/09/26/pollock-gallery-cooks-up-a-palatable-performance/

Dallas’ Fight For Cultural Equity by Hady Mawajdeh 26 Sep 2016 http://artandseek.org/2016/09/26/dallas-fight-for-cultural-equity/

Review: ‘Clay Between Two Seas” At The Crow Collection by Jerome Weeks 24 Sep 2016 http://artandseek.org/2016/09/24/review-clay-between-two-seas-at-the-crow-collection/

The Big Screen: Arlington Gets A Film Fest by Stephen Becker 14 Sep 2016 http://artandseek.org/2016/09/14/the-big-screen-arlington-gets-a-film-fest/

Arts And The Fort Worth Latino Community At State of the Arts Friday by Anne Bothwell 12 Sep 2016 http://artandseek.org/2016/09/12/arts-and-the-fort-worth-latino-community-at-state-of-the-arts-friday/

Review: Kathryn Andrews’ ‘Run For President’ At The Nasher by Jerome Weeks 10 Sep 2016 http://artandseek.org/2016/09/10/review-kathryn-andrews-run-for-president-at-the-nasher/

MATTHEW BOURBON – IF at Kirk Hopper Fine Art by Todd Camplin http://www.moderndallas.net/todd_camplin_weekly.html#.V_GmS8ArLSo

A Mind-Bending Frenchman Wins the Coveted Nasher Prize in Dallas: $100,000 Accompanies This Huge Art Honor BY LINDEN WILSON 09.26.16 http://www.papercitymag.com/arts/nasher-prize-laureate-french-artist-pierre-huyghe-revealed-dallas/

An Iconic Photographer Takes Over One of Dallas’ Biggest Malls: Shopping Images? (Bruce Weber: Artist Portraits,) BY JENN D’AGOSTINO 09.24.16 http://www.papercitymag.com/arts/iconic-photograher-bruce-weber-northpark-center-dallas-mall/

Stopping Traffic: A Giant Yellow Work of Art Turns Heads In Dallas BY INDIA POUGHER 09.18.16 http://www.papercitymag.com/arts/stopping-traffic-dallas-plaza-preston-center-houston-artist-michlle-o-michael/

A Famed Fashion Photographer Tells (and Shows) All: Amazing Locales, a Lion in the Backyard, Sexy Models and Cowboys in Spain (Bruce Weber) BY MAX TROWBRIDGE 09.15.16 http://www.papercitymag.com/arts/bruce-weber-famed-fashion-photographer-travel-lion-sexy-model/

Taylor Swift, Michelangelo and Clydesdales, oh my: Must-sees at the State Fair of Texas by Cary Darling. Sept. 28, 2016 http://www.star-telegram.com/entertainment/arts-culture/article104621441.html


Thread: The Making of Plexus no. 34- Amon Carter Museum of American Art Fort Worth https://youtu.be/Z6Aji6FWkZE

Artist Spotlight – Ruth West – Data/Digital – Art and Seek https://youtu.be/DWNhiJPKIdk

Do, Don’t, Always, Never- DallasMuseumofArt https://youtu.be/d18nG-oIGM0

Top Five: Sept. 15, 2016 with Emily Peacock – Glasstire TV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IqM78TcQ1Ps

Top Five: Sept. 22, 2016 Glasstire TV https://youtu.be/RJrUvwXHzxE

Top Five: Sept. 29, 2016 Glasstire TV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iW2IwMajQUU

The Top Five Things to See in Houston Glasstire TV https://youtu.be/4vKWx8ZzYDk

Day in the District 2016 KimbellArt https://youtu.be/OAZcDqAueeU

Tuesday Evenings at the Modern – Robert K. Wallace https://youtu.be/V_q_cJZhbLE

2017 Nasher Prize Laureate Announcement https://youtu.be/iHsiAIqFyPw


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