Jasper Johns

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2014

    Michael Gira of Swans: "Playing Live is as Close as I Get to God"

    Every photo of Michael Gira shares a set series of features: a stern grimace, a stoic, crag-like rigidity and a fiercely penetrating gaze -- a look that tunnels straight to your instincts, sets your nerves on edge. Even when a hint of a smile cracks its way across his face, the effect is chilling: a ... More >>

  • Culture

    February 28, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 5, 2008

    Always Wanted to Own Ray Nasher's Art Collection? Now's Yer Chance.

    Nasher Sculpture Center Raymond D. Nasher Those Friends of Unfair Park wondering what to do with the spare change scrounged from their couch, take note: Sotheby's in New York is set, this Friday, to auction off some 200 pieces in the collection of Ray and Patsy Nasher, among them works by Pablo Pic ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 28, 2008
  • Culture

    December 1, 2005

    Pirates of Conspiracy

    The artists of Oh6 turn assassination into comic revelry

  • Calendar

    October 20, 2005
  • Calendar

    September 30, 2004

    En Español

    The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth tears down the language barrier

  • Culture

    July 12, 2001

    That's All, Folks

    Contemporary art superstar Ed Ruscha turns a mirror on his times, and finds...not a whole lot

  • Culture

    January 18, 2001

    Local Yokels

    Photographer Ann Stautberg walks the razor's edge of a good regional artist

  • Culture

    January 11, 2001

    Consider the Copycat

    They're not all bad, as 500X's crop of new artists makes abundantly clear

  • Culture

    October 5, 2000

    Gotta Be Me

    Through four decades of masterful painting, Wayne Thiebaud remains true to his vision

  • Culture

    September 7, 2000

    Sibling Rivalry

    The sister cities finally split up for "Gallery Night"

  • Culture

    June 15, 2000

    Mind games

    Caution: Irreversible brain scramble is a potential side effect of Jasper Johns' latest at the DMA

  • News

    February 10, 2000

    Biting back

    The Whitney Biennial has brought out the worst in the art world -- fussing, feuding, and in-fighting. But Fort Worth's Michael Auping stands by his decision to bring a few Texans to New York.

  • Dining

    November 18, 1999

    Value added

    Abacus' total is greater than the sum of its parts

  • Culture

    May 14, 1998

    Road trip

    Houston lies at the widening crossroads of contemporary art

  • Calendar

    January 22, 1998