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Laura Wilson’s Love Letter to the American West

Guest blogger Gail Sachson heads to the Amon Carter Museum of American Art in Fort Worth for a retrospective of the photographer’s work.

Trysting with Phyllida Barlow at the Nasher

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London artist Phyllida Barlow has crowded the Nasher with looming, teetering, unfinished-looking, wooden things, things that demand we move differently, peer upwards, watch our step. One’s whole sense of a room changes, is invaded — and then it’ll all go away. Trysts are temporary but memorable.

The Dallas Art Fair: The Home Team Had The Advantage

Nine Dallas-area galleries exhibited work at the recent Dallas Art Fair – and some of it enchanted.

Medea’s Message: Beware the Violence of Love

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Guest blogger Gail Sachson says the Dallas Theater Center says the set and the powerful takeaway make Medea a must see.

Cafe Momentum: Eat, Drink and Change Lives

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Guest Blogger Gail Sachson owns ASK ME ABOUT ART, offering lectures, tours and program planning. She  will lead a tour of the DALLAS ART FAIR for SMU. You will leave the much heralded downtown restaurant CAFE MOMENTUM with a full belly, a warm heart …and maybe a few emotional tears. Opened only a few weeks, […]

Scrap Can Be Beautiful When Booker T Students Sculpt and Solder

Scrap can indeed be beautiful — if it is in the hands of Booker T Washington High School for the Performing & Visual Arts sculpture students.

Clements Hospital Art : A Prescription for Precision

Guest blogger Gail Sachson finds the new hospital is full of healing art.

DTC’s Christie Vela On Acting: “The Only Reason To Do This Is To Have Fun.”

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And guest blogger Gail Sachson truly had fun – ranting, raving, being self-absorbed – in the adult acting class at the Dallas Theater Center.

The Arts Get High in Aspen

Aspen’s new downtown art museum – designed by a Pritzker Prize-winning architect – has just opened – with celebratory fireworks and commissioned exhibitions from a noted Chinese artist. Oh yes, and also protests, calls for boycotts and controversies about tortoises, iPads and height restrictions.

The Fairmont is Family to Resident Artist Pamela Nelson

Guest blogger Gail Sachson visits with the hotel’s latest artist in residence.

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