- Art & Energy: How Culture Changes with Barry Lord
Tuesday, October 21Nasher Sculpture CenterMuseum planner and analyst Barry Lord discusses his latest book “Art & Energy: How Culture Changes.” Join the conversation at the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas.
- Wind Ensemble Concert with University of Texas at Arlington
Tuesday, October 21Dallas City Performance HallBooker T. Washington High School’s Wind Ensemble and UT Arlington’s Wind Symphony perform a concert together at Dallas City Performance Hall. The concert includes John Philip Sousa’s “Stars and Stripes Forever” and a composition inspired by poetry written by children living in a concentration camp.
- Distinguished Texas Artists: PRESENT/P A S T
Through Saturday, October 25Fort Worth Community Arts Center (FWCAC)Two Wichita Falls artists ask questions about life through their paintings and collages. See their work in Present/Past at Fort Worth Community Arts Center.
- Echo Reads: Performance Reading/Salon Series
Through Tuesday, May 19, 2015Bath House Cultural CenterThe Echo Reads series presents works by female playwrights in a salon setting. "These Shining Lives" is the true story of The Radium Girls, and it's being staged at Bath House Cultural Center in Dallas.
… richer, whiter and older, that is, than the national averages from the National Endowment for the Arts. And Dallas artsgoers are richer, whiter, older than the Dallas city population. In fact, we’re more akin to the population makeup of North Texas in general.
Have a foodie experience with local and national celebrity chefs, and learn more about fresh foods and where they come from. Oh, yeah…there’s music too!
The largest loan of portraits – ever – from Paris’ Musee d’Orsay comes to the Kimbell for another one of the museum’s incredibly rich Impressionist shows.
Erin Cluley recently left The Dallas Contemporary to open her own gallery, a sleek industrial space in West Dallas. She tells KERA’s Anne Bothwell that thanks to support from Trinity Groves developers – and a nudge from a psychic – she sees art in the neighborhood’s future.
Two DFW shows make this week’s list.
Oct. 20 - 26On KERA Radio This Week
- Thursday, 1 p.m.: Think - In the upcoming movie Dear White People, a riot breaks out on an Ivy League campus when four black students object to an African-American-themed party thrown by their white classmates. This hour, we’ll talk about what the satire has to say about racial identity with the film’s writer and director, Justin Simien.
- Saturday, 10 p.m.: The Moth Radio Hour
- Sunday, 6 p.m.: Studio 360
- Sunday, 9 p.m.: Song Travels with Michael Feinstein
- Thursday, 10 p.m.: Frame of Mind: SXSW
- Friday, 8 p.m.: Great Performances - Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek
- Friday, 10 p.m.: Austin City Limits: Nine Inch Nails
- Friday, 11 p.m.: Live From the Artists Den VIII: Lily Allen
- Sunday, 9:30 p.m: Water Garden
- Sunday, 7 a.m.: Acoustic Cafe
- Sunday, 8 p.m.: The Paul Slavens Show