500X EXPO Juried Show
January 16-30, 2010
Opening: Saturday, January 16 from 7-10 p.m.
500X Gallery – Texas’ oldest artist-run space – hosts one of North Texas’ most anticipated annual juried competitions. EXPO 2010 is open to all artists over the age of 18 living in Texas. Work in a variety of media – including drawing, painting, sculpture, and video – has been juried into the exhibition, and the artists selected represent a broad sampling of work from around the Metroplex.
About the Jurors
Christina Rees was an editor at The Met and D Magazine, a full-time art and music critic at the Dallas Observer, and has covered art and music for the Village Voice and other publications. She was until recently the owner and director of Road Agent gallery in Dallas. Christina Rees is now the Curator of Fort Worth Contemporary Arts, TCU.
Richard Patterson was born in Surrey, England in 1963 and educated at Watford Boys’ Grammar School, Watford College of Art and Goldsmiths’ College, London University. His exhibitions include, Freeze, Sensation, Ambush, Far from the Madding Crowd, GMF, Wall Rockets. Mr. Patterson’s solo exhibitions include Anthony d’Offay Gallery,London; James Cohan Gallery, NY; and Timothy Taylor Gallery, London.
Mr. Patterson has work in public collections: Tate, Arts Council, British Council, Southampton Gallery, SFMoma, Denver Museum of Art. Mr. Patterson currently lives and works happily in Dallas, Texas with Christina Rees, Honda and Trixie the Japanese Chins.
More info at: 500x.org/events.html