The Day After the Day Of

The sky sheds its tears. This morning is the morning of the day after

More Than a Score

  ACRONYM TO FOLLOW by Peter Brav   Finally Our Day has come There’s a Day for everything For doughnuts, siblings, eight track tapes Grilled cheese, daughters and sons to work Encouragement, Alzheimer’s Coffee, math, chewing gum Blasphemy, yo-yos And now finally One for us Truly a Day to celebrate National Don’t Shoot An Unarmed […]

Five and Time

  FIVE AND TIME by Peter Brav   Went to the Woolworth Building Downtown Manhattan To return some do-hickey And enjoy a lime rickey Maybe join a sit-in For civil rights of brothers now long dead Found four thousand dollar square foot condos instead  PETER BRAV of Princeton, New Jersey is the author of […]

The Natural World in Art: Wind, Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, March 12

  Date: March 12, 2014 Time: 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Bring the whole family for art exploration and art making featuring natural elements. Join us on this day to discover works of art related the movement of wind. Refreshments are provided. No reservations are required. Family Fun Week is generously supported by Bates Container. […]

Tampa Bay Photo Shootout

Calling all photographers!  Join us for the Tampa Bay Photo Shootout in St. Petersburg, Florida being held from April 4- 6, 2014.  This event brings photographers from across the country together for photography, education, sightseeing, camaraderie and fun.  Attendees will participate in four photography workshops of their choice, a keynote presentation by Jim Clark, two […]

Lecture: David Bates at Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, February 11

  Date: February 11, 2014 Time: 7:00 pm This special Tuesday Evenings presentation features artist David Bates in conversation with Tyler Green for a live-audience taping of an episode of the Modern Art Notes Podcast. David Bates is the renowned Dallas-based artist whose work is the subject of David Bates, a two-part exhibition presented jointly […]

Exhibition: Thomas Sully: Painted Performance, San Antonio Museum of Art, February 8 – March 11

  February 8, 2014 – May 11, 2014 The American Romantic painter Thomas Sully (1783–1872) had a lifelong connection to and love for the theatre, associations that were critical components of his artistic imagination. When viewed through the lens of theatre, Sully’s portraits and numerous subject pictures take on a striking coherence., complementing one another […]

Arabia: Crossroad of Ancient Civilizations, MFAH, Houston, February 7

  Date: February 7, 2014 Time: 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Presented by Frances Marzio, curator of the Glassell Collections; Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas; and Antiquities. From ancient times, Saudi Arabia was a meeting place for powerful cultures and exotic exchanges. When and where divergent cultures make contact, artists often create wonderful […]

Dvorak in America, San Antonio Museum of Art, February 3

  Date: February 3, 2104 Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm American Gallery Price: $10 for members, $20 for non-members Register: (210) 978-8121. Advanced Registration Required Please Note: There are two performances, one at 6:00 pm and one at 8:00 pm. Exploring works Dvorak composed during his years in America, as well as compositions by […]

Eve’s Necklace: New Prints & Objects, Yard Dog Art Gallery, February 1

  Date: February 1, 2014 Time: 7-9 pm Opening reception for the artist Deborah Mersky. In conjunction with PrintAustin 2014, Yard Dog is showing the work of printmaker Deborah Mersky. Deborah Mersky grew up in Austin, Texas, lived in Seattle for many years, and now lives near Johnson City, TX. She earned an MFA at […]