Imagine Your Gallery Here

Dallas Museum of Art Celebrates the Women of Jazz with a Month-long Tribute

Join the Dallas Museum of Art for a month-long celebration of the women of jazz music during Thursday Night Live’s Jazz in the Atrium program. Each concert features area and national ensembles with female bandleaders celebrating the history of women in jazz; from Mary Lou Williams to Ella Fitzgerald, from Dianne Reeves to Esperanza Spalding, female jazz artists have made many important contributions to jazz music.

Call to Local Artists in El Paso

The City of El Paso Public Art Program seeks to commission a professional artist or artist team to design, fabricate and install an artwork or artworks for traffic circles being installed in existing intersections citywide in El Paso, Texas.

Qiu Anxiong: Animated Narratives at the Crow Collection of Asian Art

A series of paintings becomes part of unique videos in Qiu Anxiong: Animated Narratives, a solo exhibition opening October 15 at the Crow Collection of Asian Art. Emerging Shanghai-based artist Qiu Anxiong uses a stop-motion animation technique to create an ever-changing series of hauntingly beautiful moving images that range from mythical stories to urban transformation. Two videos will be on view in the Garden Gallery and the Mezzanine, and a selection of Qiu’s paintings will be on display in LinkAsia. Qiu Anxiong: Animated Narratives will run through February 5, 2012.

West Texas Road Trip

I’m hitting the road tomorrow for a handful of West Texas exhibit openings. I’ll be visiting The Grace Museum in Abilene and The Old Jail Art Center in Albany. On view will be works by Melissa Miller, Bob Stuth-Wade, Bill Kennedy, Eric Zimmerman and portraits by Modigliani, Warhol and Callot.