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Canned Art

Students get the chance to shake up paint cans for self-expression

Art Features Johanna Kohout has been waging an uphill battle to educate property owners, lawmakers and—most importantly—teens about the community benefits of providing a safe, accessible forum for budding street...

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Big Black Block Book

Radius offers an idea factory with its McCracken book

Art Features But everyone involved needs to give a tip of the hat to the quirky inventor of kindergarten.

Tuesday, March 3, 2009 Zane Fischer

Coloring in the Lines

A proper show lacks the scribbling it promised

Art Features The good news is the Alternative Spaces exhibition at the New Mexico Museum of Art is the boldest, least stodgy, most dynamic effort that has come out of the museum in recent memory. But there's bad news too.

Wednesday, February 25, 2009 Zane Fischer

History in the Making

Immigration exhibition cuts through the rhetoric

Art Features The Santa Fe Art Institute hosts a revealing examination of the facts on the ground at the US/Mexico border.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 Zane Fischer

Sleepy City

New York I love you, but you’re bringing me down

Art Features Rather than making the city real, an exhibition of photographs focuses on New York, makes it appear as an unreachable ideal.

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 Patricia Sauthoff

Simple Complication

If you meet the painter on the road, kill him.

Art Features Paintings persist through intuition, through disruptions of the expected, through playfulness, through the artist’s legerdemain, just as koans have been doing for well over 1,000 years.

Wednesday, February 4, 2009 Zane Fischer

Culture Clock

Time isn’t on everyone’s side

Art Features When is a painting not a painting and what the hell does time have to do with it?

Wednesday, January 28, 2009 Zane Fischer

Scholder Smolder

Many sides of Fritz Scholder are seen at IAIA Museum

Art Features There are a lot of very bad Fritz Scholder paintings at the IAIA Museum right now. Not bad as in naughty—an apt description for many of Scholder’s works and for the way he blew the conventional view...

Wednesday, January 21, 2009 Zane Fischer

In the Public Eye

A struggle with image comes into focus

Art Features Georgia O'Keeffe learned to control her image after Alfred Stieglitz first manipulated it.

Tuesday, January 13, 2009 Charlotte Jusinski

Houston Dispatch

A lost passport makes for a good trip

Art Features Being stupid and irresponsible has its rewards in a forced viewing of Houston's Menil Collection.

Wednesday, January 7, 2009 Zane Fischer
 
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