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April 05, 2019

A Report from the First Marfa Invitational Art Fair

ARTNEWS: Thursday marked the opening of the first Marfa Invitational, an art fair for the West Texas ranch town that has become an artistic enclave since Donald Judd set up shop in the 1970s.

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March 30, 2019

Kristen Cliburn in Conversation at UH’s “Great Conversation”

EYESIGHT/INSIGHT: HOW PAINTING AND THE SCIENCE OF SEEING AFFECT CHANGE — a conversation with Kristen Cliburn at the University of Houston’s “The 2019 Great Conversation” on Saturday, March 30, 2019.

 

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March 27, 2019

Margo Sawyer’s Synchronicity Spiral for Kosovo unveiled

Commissioned by the U.S. Department of State’s Art in Embassies program, The University of Texas at Austin Studio Art Professor Margo Sawyer has completed her monumental public art project, Synchronicity Spiral for Kosovo, for the U.S. Embassy in Pristina, Kosovo.

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March 17, 2019

Vera Iliatova in “LandEscape” exhibition at Katonah Museum

LandEscape explores the early 20th century American modernists who exhibited their innovative paintings at the groundbreaking 1913 Armory Show, and compares it to the work of artists from the 21st century who have rediscovered and reinvigorated the genre. At the Katonah Museum of Art in Katonah, NY through June 16, 2019.

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March 02, 2019

Kysa Johnson Participates in Group Show at Lowell Ryan Projects

Lowell Ryan Projects in Los Angeles presents “Color Out of Space”, a group show with Mark Flood, Nasim Hantehzadeh, Kysa Johnson, Laurie Nye, and Galen Trezise.

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February 05, 2019

Houston Chronicle: Paul Kremer’s paintings play games with art history

People who know modern art history love the perceptual games and references in Kremer’s eye-teasingly simple but high-concept paintings.

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January 25, 2019

New River Oaks Art Gallery’s “Reopening” Party Draws an Electric Crowd of Movers and Shakers

Not every art exhibition coincides with the reopening of an avant-garde gallery, but that was the case when Nancy Littlejohn Fine Art re-entered the Texas art world after a hiatus of more than a decade.

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January 15, 2019

Huntington Launches New Partnership with Enrique Martinez Celaya

Two bronze sculptures and a painting by contemporary Cuban-American artist Enrique Martinez Celaya will be installed at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens this month.

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January 12, 2019

Podcast: A Magical Conversation with Kysa Johnson

Listen to the artist talk about her incredible drawings, paintings and installations that explore patterns in nature that exist at the extremes of scale on the podcast “What Artists Listen To”.

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January 10, 2019

Vera Iliatova Two Person Show at Monya Rowe Gallery

Monya Rowe Gallery is excited to announce a two-person exhibition of paintings featuring Heidi Hahn and Vera Iliatova titled Why Must We.

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November 26, 2018

NLFA participates in Latino Art Now

Latino Art Now (LAN!) is “a leading National forum for artists, art professionals, educators, scholars, critics, and art dealers to periodically explore the contours of Latino art, it’s future directions, and it’s relationships to contemporary American visual culture.”

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November 12, 2018

Game Changing Houston Gallery Relaunches in River Oaks: Why Nancy Littlejohn’s New Space is Guaranteed to Make Major Art Noise

A game-changing gallery that was part of the downtown revival in the late 1990s and early 2000s is relaunching in River Oaks. Nancy Littlejohn Fine Art has been on hiatus for more than a decade and is now set to reopen in a prime spot at 3465 B West Alabama, around the block from Found.

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