Archive for January, 2012

Collector’s Conversation Brought to You by the Dallas Art Fair

Describe briefly your trajectory. I opened the gallery during the second year of my masters program at California College of Arts in San Francisco. Looking back, I am not sure there was a clear trajectory, but I knew even in undergraduate school that I wanted to be involved in supporting artists. In fact, I transformed my artist studio at Otis College into an exhibition space. At the end of my... | Read More

The New Man at the Top

Last year at this time, we brought sad news of the passing of Peter Marzio, the visionary director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, for nearly 30 years. The dashing, democratic and brilliant Marzio transformed not only the MFAH but also the dynamics of the Texas art world, as one of our greatest champions of diversity. Now his successor has been announced, and our community expectantly... | Read More

The New Man at the Top

Last year at this time, we brought sad news of the passing of Peter Marzio, the visionary director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, for nearly 30 years. The dashing, democratic and brilliant Marzio transformed not only the MFAH but also the dynamics of the Texas art world, as one of our greatest champions of diversity. Now his successor has been announced, and our community expectantly... | Read More

The New Man at the Top

Last year at this time, we brought sad news of the passing of Peter Marzio, the visionary director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, for nearly 30 years. The dashing, democratic and brilliant Marzio transformed not only the MFAH but also the dynamics of the Texas art world, as one of our greatest champions of diversity. Now his successor has been announced, and our community expectantly... | Read More

PC Acquire

We launch 2012%26rsquo;s PaperCity Acquire with a senior Texas master: the obsessive, geometric wizard H.J. Bott, who celebrates the 40th anniversary of his Displacement of Volume principle (aka DoV) this year. What is DoV, you ask? It%26rsquo;s an all-encompassing spatial concept that has birthed some wondrously inventive paintings, sculptures and installations over the ensuing decades. This... | Read More

PC Acquire

We launch 2012%26rsquo;s PaperCity Acquire with a senior Texas master: the obsessive, geometric wizard H.J. Bott, who celebrates the 40th anniversary of his Displacement of Volume principle (aka DoV) this year. What is DoV, you ask? It%26rsquo;s an all-encompassing spatial concept that has birthed some wondrously inventive paintings, sculptures and installations over the ensuing decades. This... | Read More

PC Acquire

We launch 2012%26rsquo;s PaperCity Acquire with a senior Texas master: the obsessive, geometric wizard H.J. Bott, who celebrates the 40th anniversary of his Displacement of Volume principle (aka DoV) this year. What is DoV, you ask? It%26rsquo;s an all-encompassing spatial concept that has birthed some wondrously inventive paintings, sculptures and installations over the ensuing decades. This... | Read More

Art Notes

Pick Three: From Barbie and her pals to babes who wear pearls, plus acres of white paint, the New Year yields pleasures aplenty. Here%26rsquo;s our top trio. Thedra Cullar-Ledford takes Colquitt %26mdash; New Gallery/Thom Andriola, to be precise %26mdash; with towering canvases that record America%26rsquo;s obsession with the cult of the doll. Cullar-Ledford%26rsquo;s paintings along the way... | Read More

Art Notes

Pick Three: From Barbie and her pals to babes who wear pearls, plus acres of white paint, the New Year yields pleasures aplenty. Here%26rsquo;s our top trio. Thedra Cullar-Ledford takes Colquitt %26mdash; New Gallery/Thom Andriola, to be precise %26mdash; with towering canvases that record America%26rsquo;s obsession with the cult of the doll. Cullar-Ledford%26rsquo;s paintings along the way... | Read More

Art Notes

Pick Three: From Barbie and her pals to babes who wear pearls, plus acres of white paint, the New Year yields pleasures aplenty. Here%26rsquo;s our top trio. Thedra Cullar-Ledford takes Colquitt %26mdash; New Gallery/Thom Andriola, to be precise %26mdash; with towering canvases that record America%26rsquo;s obsession with the cult of the doll. Cullar-Ledford%26rsquo;s paintings along the way... | Read More

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