David Bates

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    September 18, 2014
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    May 8, 2014
  • Blogs

    February 3, 2012

    Some Good News For DISD as Marsh Middle School's ROTC Program Saluted in PBS Series

    ‚ÄčOne week ago tonight I was at Thomas C. Marsh Middle School for my son's elementary-school talent show; those kids play the big room. We're in the Matadors' feeder pattern, and plenty of neighbors and friends send their kids to Marsh, which has made significant strides in recent years -- in large ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 9, 2004

    Perfect Vision

    Selections from the Barrett Collection astound even the jaded

  • Calendar

    September 9, 2004

    Blood Ties

    Art is a family affair

  • Culture

    July 29, 2004

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics survey the local art scene

  • Culture

    July 22, 2004

    High on the Hilltop

    SMU's Meadows becomes an honest-to-God art museum

  • Calendar

    October 16, 2003

    A Garden Grows

    The Nashers open their land of "ah"s

  • Calendar

    September 18, 2003

    Caw! Caw!

    Take flight to the gallery night

  • Calendar

    August 14, 2003

    The Jack of All Trades

    David Bates becomes a Legend

  • Best of Dallas

    September 26, 2002
  • Culture

    February 22, 2001

    Grudge Match

    If Gerald Peters, Talley Dunn, and Ted Pillsbury are all smiling, why go to court?

  • Culture

    February 1, 2001

    Art Brutal

    Beware an "outsider" tag concealing run-of-the-mill art

  • Culture

    November 9, 2000

    The Graduates

    SMU's Meadows School of the Arts makes a tentative mark on the world

  • Culture

    November 2, 2000

    Feet of Clay

    Picasso's ceramics are like the little girl with the curl: Sometimes they're great, sometimes they're horrid

  • Culture

    October 12, 2000

    No show

    If you want to see Dallas artist Lynn Rushton's work, you'll have to go to Austin

  • Culture

    September 30, 1999

    Lofty pursuit

    The man confronting you in the lobby of your apartment building just may be an artist

  • Culture

    September 23, 1999


    The art of war; Kitchen still closed

  • Culture

    September 23, 1999

    Brushstroke of genius

    Painting is alive and well at the new Dallas Visual Art Center

  • Culture

    September 9, 1999

    Unfinished business

    The Gerald Peters Gallery finds itself fending off a lawsuit and possibly its own demise

  • Culture

    August 26, 1999


    Dunn deal; Baack in the saddle; Art movement

  • Culture

    December 31, 1998

    Break it down

    Praise and bellyaches for the Dallas art roller coaster that was 1998

  • Culture

    October 1, 1998

    Big log

    Dallas sculptor Arthur Koch gives himself away

  • Calendar

    October 1, 1998

    Night & Day

    October 1 - 7, 1998

  • News

    September 17, 1998

    Bleeding arts

    When an alcoholic, a schizophrenic, and a homeless man get together and draw, the Stewpot calls it group therapy. Christina Rees calls it art.

  • News

    March 13, 1997

    'What is that, a muffler?'

    Texas is home to an eccentric group of outsider artists celebrated as far away as New York. But if you want to see their work here, you'll have to travel to a renegade art gallery in Waxahachie.

  • News

    February 20, 1997

    The Mac-inations

    The McKinney Avenue Contemporary has survived a turbulent birth, but its artistic mission remains more confused than cutting-edge