John Lane

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2011

    For Sale: A 1960s Pencil Sketch of City's Skyline By a Member of the Dallas Nine, Ed Bearden

    Via eBay seller "barbiehunter9"​Five years ago, SMU hung in the Hamon Arts Library a heretofore little-known collection of works by a former Hilltop art student -- and then professor -- named Ed Bearden. The occasion garnered press then, and continues to generate interest, because of the subject m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2007

    King Tut Gave His Life for Tourism

    This morning, the Dallas Museum of Art confirmed what everyone already knew: Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs is returning to the DMA ... in, oh, a year from now. DMA members can't even buy tickets till April 2008; non-members, July '08. But Dallas is the first city to get the encore p ... More >>

  • Culture

    May 30, 2002

    Picture This

    We wanted to say something nasty about DMA's Thomas Struth exhibit, but can't

  • Culture

    October 14, 1999


    In denial; Do the math