- 'Til Midnight at the Nasher: Goodnight Ned / The Great Gatsby
Friday, September 19Nasher Sculpture CenterGoodnight Ned plays folk and blues followed by a screening Baz Luhrman’s "The Great Gatsby," all under the stars at the Nasher.
- Tech Talk: The Joan Davidow Collection
Friday, September 19UT DallasArt collector and advocate Joan Davidow has donated her collection of contemporary art by Texas artists to UT Dallas. The works are all centered on the theme of technology and can be seen in an opening reception for “Tech Talk.”
- I Know You Are, But What Am I?
Through Saturday, September 20Art Centre TheatreWatch a psychiatrist interact with his patients as he tries to deal with their unique problems. See this play by Dallas playwright Everett Newton at Art Centre Theatre in Plano.
- Oaktopia Entertainment Festival
Through Saturday, September 20Head to Downtown Denton for a festival of music, art, and comedy. It’s the first day of the Oaktopia Music and Art Festival.
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, the 2012 debut novel by Dallas writer Ben Fountain, will be adapted for the big screen.
Dawe is attracting attention around the country. We tagged along to watch him install a piece here in Dallas last Spring and learn how his childhood in Mexico sparked an interest in embroidery.
Dallas filmmaker talks about filming in New Zealand, and, hopefully, here in Dallas with Robert Redford.
North Texas filmmaker, David Lowery, is being showcased on this week’s episode of Frame of Mind. Lowery’s films reflect the word that he uses to sum up his favorite type of filmmaking: handmade.
Yep, Nasher’s artist-in-residence has won the MacArthur Foundation fellowship, the so-called ‘genius’ grant. Lowe’s work combines art with social policy and over a year he developed art galleries and markets in the Vickery Meadow neighborhood.
Sept. 15 - 21On KERA Radio This Week
- Thursday, 1 p.m.: Think - The PBS series Art 21 debuts its seventh season on KERA next month. This hour, we’ll get a taste of new energy in the contemporary art world with Susan Sollins, Art 21's executive producer and curator.
- Saturday, 10 p.m.: The Moth Radio Hour
- Sunday, 6 p.m.: Studio 360
- Sunday, 9 p.m.: Song Travels with Michael Feinstein
- Thursday, 11 p.m.: Frame of Mind: Works by Dallas filmmaker, David Lowery
- Thursday, 11:30 p.m.: Film School Shorts II
- Sunday, 7 a.m.: Acoustic Cafe
- Sunday, 8 p.m.: The Paul Slavens Show