Catherine Cuellar

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2013

    Ghost of Blind Lemon's Chris Mueller Talks DFW Music And Internet Radio

    For nearly three years now, Chris Mueller has hosted a local music show on called The Ghost of Blind Lemon. His show nabbed a DOMA nomination this year, and we wish him all the luck. "Ghost" doesn't seem to draw any boundary lines in the sand: it's a little bit of every genre. Mue ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2013

    "The World is Watching" Our Nasher vs. Museum Tower Fight. Hope Its Wearing Shades.

    On today's Dallas Morning News opinion page, Maxwell L. Anderson, chairman of the Dallas Arts District Foundation, and Catherine Cuellar, executive director of the Dallas Arts District Foundation, writing about a controversy over reflected light from a new condo tower and its affect on the Nasher Sc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2012

    Dallas City Hall Battles Oncor Over How the City Can Spruce Up its Trails

    The swaths of land that run underneath Oncor's electric transmission lines are in many ways ideal spots for jogging trails. They stretch for miles, are largely free of obstructions and are controlled by a single entity, eliminating the types of property issues that would make construction anywhere e ... More >>

  • News

    December 1, 2011

    The Dallas Observer 2011 MasterMind Awards

    The winners of our second annual art awards delve into the past and personal loss to bring new visions to Dallas

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2011

    Who Needs Electricity On Such a Lovely Day?

    ​I don't trust that Oncor power-outage map -- mostly because it doesn't show operating-on-emergency-back-ups Unfair Park HQ on the in-the-dark list, or maybe we're just the unlucky 26 sans juice in Dallas. (Says 1,088 are sweating it out in Fort Worth.) Course, it could be worse: We could be livin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2010

    A Map of Downtown's Treasures (With Audio)

    ​For those who missed it: Yesterday, in the comments of the Downtown Dallas 360 update, Brother Bill Holston wondered if there was a "walking tour" brochure for those interested in touring downtown architecture. A little later in the day, Business Council for the Arts's CEO Katherine Wagner chimed ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 11, 2007

    Author, Author!

    Ann Patchett visits the Writers Studio

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2007
  • Blogs

    May 24, 2007

    Truth Held Hostage, Day Eight. (Damn, That Sounds So Dramatic!)

    Day Eight: The Dallas Morning News still won’t do the Eddie Bernice Johnson story. I called the Washington office of Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson yesterday and spoke with her chief of staff, Rod Hall. He told me that as of yesterday, Johnson still had not spoken with The Dallas Morning New ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2007

    You, Snooze. We Lose.

    So this morning with trembling hands I pluck my daily Dallas Morning News up off the dewy lawn, slip it from the bag and -- at the risk of showing myself to my neighbors in my Tartan plaid bathrobe and bedhead hair -- ask myself the question: “Can they possibly, conceivably, in any plausible fashi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2007

    Turns Out, We Can Afford to Vote on the Trinity River Toll Road After All. Sorry, Tom Leppert, But You Are Wrong.

    Eddie Bernice Johnson says a vote on the Trinity River toll road will not affect the Trinity River Project. So, there. Mayoral candidate Tom Leppert is about to talk his way into a truth-telling issue on the Trinity River project. He keeps insisting in speeches and appearances that a referendum on t ... More >>