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Barry Whistler Gallery

2909 Canton St.
Dallas, TX 75226
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  • Wed-Sat 12pm-5pm
Barry Whistler Gallery: This Deep Ellum gallery has been showcasing works from local Texas artists for a quarter century. These days you’ll find lots of minimalist photography and digital art in the collection. Summer 2013 saw “The Color Condition,” a massive fringed banner constructed from painters’ drop cloths, shower curtains and tablecloths that hung on the exterior of the gallery like a giant rainbow grass skirt.

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    Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 4 a.m. by Lauren Smart

    Primary colors might get a bad rap. The newest show at Barry Whistler Gallery was inspired by a piece at the National Galerie in Berlin and the viewing of Barnett Newman’s “Who’s Afraid of Red, Yellow, and Blue IV,...

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    Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 3 a.m. by Lauren Smart

    It's highly possible you've seen the French idiom: entre chien et loup. It rougly translates to Between Dog and Wolf, inspiring the name for artist Danny Williams exhibition at Barry Whistler Gallery (2909-B Canton St.). It refers t...

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    Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 4 a.m. by Lauren Smart

    For his latest work, John Pomara found himself interested in the way digital technology simultaneously connects us and disconnects us. Everyone has that friend who's in constant communication with everyone except the people in front...

  • Find Boxing and Bliss at Barry Whistler
    Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 3 a.m. by Brentney Hamilton

    If you attended Artopia on December 3, you may have stopped first at the Barry Whistler Gallery reception for a little pregame celebration. If you missed out, you still can celebrate the opening of three incredible exhibitions. Feat...

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