Art

"Cadillac Ranch" on historic Route 66  in Amarillo, 06 July 2003. As a tribute to America's relationship with one of it's favorite automobiles, a collective of artists called Ant Farm decided to place 10 Cadillacs, ranging from a 1949 Club Coupe to a 1963 Sedan, in a wheat field located west of Amarillo.  Cadillac Ranch is a popular stopping off point for tourists on historic Route 66 which stretches from Chicago to Los Angeles.  AFP PHOTO / Robyn BECK  (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Stanley Marsh 3, Creator Of Texas Landmark ‘Cadillac Ranch,’ Dies

Eccentric Texas artist and businessman Stanley Marsh 3, whose partially buried row of Cadillacs became a road-side tourist attraction in the 1970s, has died He was 76.

06/17/2014

(credit: Everett Raymond Kinstler via Amazon Art)

Renowned Portraitist Sells Art On Amazon

Leading American portraitist Everett Raymond Kinstler has painted the world’s most recognizable faces, including seven U.S. presidents and thousands of luminaries in film.

06/11/2014

Dallas Museum of Art

Works By O’Keeffe’s Sister Coming To Dallas

Little-known works by the younger sister of famed artist Georgia O’Keeffe will take center stage at an exhibit that will debut at the Dallas Museum of Art in 2017 before going on tour.

05/30/2014

Dallas Museum of Art

Islamic Art Collection On Display In Dallas

The Dallas Museum of Art is putting the first item from a rarely-shown Islamic art collection on display. The carved crystal ewer will go on display beginning on Tuesday.

05/27/2014

Bartolome Esteban Murillo (1617-1682), The Mystic Marriage of St. Catherine, 1655. Red chalk over traces of black chalk. (credit: Christoph Irrgang/Hamburger Kunsthalle/Meadows Museum of Art)

Rarely Shown Spanish Drawings In Dallas

Rarely exhibited Spanish drawings have traveled from a German museum to Dallas for a showing. The exhibit opens on Sunday at the Meadows Museum at SMU.

05/23/2014

Arlington on the verge of announcing a major new hotel at the site of the convention center in the entertainment district. (credit: City of Arlington)

Arlington Poised For New Hotel And $24 Million Library

Arlington is poised for two major developments and an image make-over with a new logo and marketing plan.

05/21/2014

Jacob van Ruisdael, "Edge of a Forest with a Grainfield," c. 1656, Oil on canvas.  (PRNewsFoto/Kimbell Art Museum)

Dutch Masterpiece To Go On Display At Kimbell

The Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth is putting its newly acquired landscape by Dutch artist Jacob van Ruisdael on display.

05/16/2014

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Exhibit Shows Faces, Tells Stories Of Mentally Ill

“Fine Line: Mental Health/Mental Illness,” is an exhibit by photographer Michael Nye on the Southern Methodist Campus.

04/29/2014

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Dallas Teen Wins DART Student Art Contest

After being named the winner DART’s student art contest, 16-year-old Dallas sophomore Vivie Behrens is having her colorful artwork displayed on the sides of area buses.

04/23/2014

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Living Large: The Preston Hollow Art House

White walls, black trim on doors and windows, long hallways – all perfect spaces for an art gallery. And, in fact, this is a house made for someone who loves art.

CBS 11–04/18/2014

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Sundance Square Transformed From NCAA To Main St. Arts Fest

Sundance Square workers are breathing a sigh of relief after a massive, two-day makeover of Sundance Plaza. The deadline was set for the morning of Thursday, April 10 – opening day for Fort Worth’s Main Street Arts Festival.

CBS 11–04/10/2014

(credit: Main St. Fort Worth Arts Festival)

Main St. Fort Worth Arts Festival Opens

This is the first year for the Main St. Fort Worth Arts Festival in the newly renovated Sundance Square. Artists are coming to North Texas from all across the nation.

04/10/2014

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