We're modern home voyeurs. Floor-to-ceiling window gazers. Xeriscape fanatics. We trail in Le Corbusier's wake, intrigued by architecture designed to serve its interior. That's why we grow impatient each Fall, waiting for the AIA Dallas Tour of Homes to illuminate the city's most captivating residences. And here they are. Regret your career decisions yet?
The 4th Annual OCBBBBQ (for short, obviously) was on Saturday, and 30 teams competed for the prizes of best brisket, best ribs, best sausage, best pulled pork, and best chicken. We've got all the sumptuous and silly shots you'd expect from a perfect Texas day out in the fall, courtesy of ace...
What's tough? Running. We're not big runners in Dallas. What's tougher than running? More running, but this time in mud. Tough Mudder has the official seal of "Difficult to Accomplish" from us at the Observer. Photographer Zara Walsh was on hand to get shots of these brave fools.
A generation of writers, directors, actors and producers — all in their early to mid 30s, all based in Los Angeles — found each other and together found their voice by making horror films. While a parallel class of young filmmakers on the East Coast found critical acclaim directing micro-budget...
The big one for Halloween in Dallas is without doubt the Cedar Springs block party, and so we couldn't let this event pass without sending our go-to costume photographer Ed Steele out there. He delivered.
Our food critic Scott Reitz recently compiled a list of Dallas' finest taquerias to celebrate the wonderful Mexican influence in the city. We've put together some pictures so you can stare at tacos while you should be doing work.
Our featured story this week is how a hippy commune got invaded by Arlington SWAT. Now we can show you around Eden, the commune these fine men and women call home. Photographer Mark Graham was our guide.
Dallas house music venue Mantus hosted a Pink Party on Saturday night to benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation. The whole club turned pink inside to raise awareness for breast cancer. Photographer Roderick Pullum was on hand.
Photographer Rachel Parker drew the short straw and had to stand within five feet of Ghost BC, Sweden's satanic rock and roll export. With band members that look like anonymous druids and a skull-faced Pope, they're a strange bunch. Deftones and Avenged Sevenfold brought some normality to the bill.