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Texas Indie Film: 13 New Episodes of Frame of Mind on KERA TV

Tune in every Thursday, starting Sept 4. And join us for a watching party next week!

State of the Arts Returns; First Up: Contemporary Artists

Devon Nowlin, Darryl Ratcliff and Arthur Peña join host Jeff Whittington for our first panel of the season.

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.

Fort Worth Public Art Plan: In The Process, In The Pipeline

Fort Worth passed a nearly $300 million bond package. Three and a half million of that is going for public art projects. The money is in the pipeline, how it’ll be used is still being discussed.

Santa Fe Opera Offers Evil Nazis, Chinese Revolutionaries And A Superb Carmen

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Greer Grimsley (as Don Pizarro), Alex Penda (Leonore)  and Paul Groves (Florestan) in the Santa Fe Opera’s Fidelio. Photo credits: Ken Howard SANTA FE — Five of the Santa Fe Opera’s six productions this summer are by mainline dead composers. One is by a live musician virtually unknown in the United States. But that doesn’t […]

Flickr Photo of the Week

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Congratulations to Patrick Harvey of Duncanville, the winner of the Flickr Photo of the Week contest!

WaterTower Theatre in Addison Hosts ‘Dogfight’

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The Addison theater ends its season with the musical’s regional premiere. KERA’s Shelley Kenneavy checked it out.

Crystal Bridges Selects 3 From N. Texas For “State of the Art” Show.

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Two curators traveled 100,000 miles around the country visiting studios to select 100 artists for this exhibition.

The Big Deal: Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist Exhibition Catalogue From The Amon Carter Museum Of American Art

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Win the companion book to the ‘Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist’ exhibition.

Art&Seek Jr: 5 Unexpected Summer Diversions

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Experience the unexpected at one of these family-friendly events.