Ted Pillsbury

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2011

    If You'd Like to Own a Photo of Robert Rauschenberg in the Stoneleigh P Bathroom ...

    ​A few days ago, Noah Fleisher at Heritage Auction Galleries sent word that our 'cross-the-street neighbor would be auctioning off some 250 pieces that once belonged to the late Ted Pillsbury in its October fine-art auction. Just got 'round to browsing the virtual catalog when I saw this item of p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2011

    Steve Blow, News Sued Over "Suicide" Column

    Paul Tatum​Courthouse News brings us this lawsuit filed two days ago in Dallas County District Court: John Tatum and Mary Ann Tatum v. The Dallas Morning News, inc. and Steve Blow. At issue is this column, which appeared in the paper on July 12, 2010: "Shrouding suicide in secrecy leaves its dange ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2010

    In One Day, Dallas Loses Two Cultural Figures: Kim Dawson and Ted Pillsbury

    Mark GrahamTed Pillsbury in a 2006 photo taken when he went to work for Heritage Auction Gallery​Late last night word spread that Kim Dawson, the model-turned-modeling-agency brand name, died at the age of 85 after a long battle with Alzheimer's. Dawson, of course, is credited with having discover ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2008

    The Economy Clearly Does Not Appreciate the Italian Masters

    It was international news when Sebastiano Ricci's 1705 painting The Vision of St. Bruno, pictured above, was discovered in Dallas and put on the auction block earlier this month. After all, said Heritage Auction Galleries' Ted Pillsbury, formerly head honcho at the Kimbell Art Museum, "His paintings ... More >>

  • News

    April 27, 2006

    History for Sale

    Heritage Auction Galleries made a fortune selling rare coins. Now its making a mint offering gems from Americas rich past.

  • Culture

    July 22, 2004

    High on the Hilltop

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

  • Calendar

    September 11, 2003

    Fall Away

    Meadows opens a somber season

  • Calendar

    April 3, 2003

    Busts and Buds

    The Arboretum shows off its chiseled slabs

  • Best of Dallas

    September 26, 2002

    Best Gallery

    Pillsbury and Peters Fine Art

  • Culture

    September 19, 2002

    Fast Girl

    Julie Speed is everything a good painter should be, but if she doesn't slow down, she's gonna crash

  • Culture

    April 11, 2002

    Free of Expression

    Two phases of John Alexander's work show what happens when an expressionist loses the fire

  • Culture

    May 3, 2001

    Less than a Feeling

    Emotion gets cast away in the work of the late sculptor George Segal

  • Culture

    February 22, 2001

    Grudge Match

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

  • Culture

    December 28, 2000

    See Art. See Art Run.

    It could be that easy for Dallas to pull away from the pack

  • Culture

    September 21, 2000

    Believing the Hype

    Former Dallas artist Dan Rizzie disappears out East, then re-emerges as the real thing

  • Culture

    February 17, 2000


    Fighting fire; Drive, don't walk

  • News

    February 17, 2000

    Faked out

    Art maven Gerald Peters tries to get to the bottom of the "Canyon Suite"

  • Culture

    November 11, 1999

    Post time

    Dallas' newest gallery owner, Talley Dunn, is a sure bet with her stable of proven thoroughbreds

  • Culture

    November 4, 1999


    The dealmaker; Hamburger helper

  • Culture

    October 14, 1999

    Master of illusion

    Kirk Hayes' artistic eye tricks transform into brooding social commentary at the Conduit Gallery

  • Culture

    October 7, 1999


    Everyone's a critic; Art breaker

  • Culture

    September 23, 1999


    The art of war; Kitchen still closed