Little Dots

I vividly remember the first time I used low-res photos off the Internet for a print project in college, which turned out to be a pixelated disaster. Photographer Paul Abbott employs a neat excuse for the pixelation in his photos, however--he wants them to look that way. "Pixelation is a carry-over from my years of working as a physicist," he says. As in, those blurry dots are supposed to remind you of sub-atomic particles, dude. His newest exhibit, Other Places, collects several such pieces and runs through February 14 at Craighead-Green Gallery, 1011 Dragon St. Connie Connally's Coastlines (a collection of landscape paintings) and Philips Shore's Offerings (a collection of sculpture examining the relationship between man and nature) also hang for the duration. Craighead-Green is open from 12 to 5 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Call 214-855-0779 or visit craigheadgreen.com.
Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Mondays, 12-5 p.m.; Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Starts: Jan. 10. Continues through Feb. 14, 2009
KEEP THE DALLAS OBSERVER FREE... Since we started the Dallas Observer, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Dallas, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Noah W. Bailey
Contact: Noah W. Bailey