Top arts and cultural chatter. By Lauren Smart
THE NEW GARDE
As the Amon Carter’s first Deputy Director of Art and Research, Margi
Conrads strives for a cultural deluge, starting with We the People.
By Patricia Mora
Michael Veale makes an Arts District home a showplace—with a lot of
help from a trusted friend and designer. By Lauren Smart
The Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum: The Samurai Collection cultivates objects rich in history and detail. By Nancy Myers
SONG OF MYSELF
Two artists, two exhibitions, two galleries, one creative kinship—the need
to plumb the depths of psyche to explore their own histories through their
art. By Steve Carter
IMITATION OF LIFE
Local theatre company tackles topical themes—one play at a time.
By Nancy Cohen Israel
Adolescent clients of Nexus Recovery Center take part in an art installation with paper and fiber artist Susan Perkins for the new Carolyn Jones
Waghorne Youth Hall.
Shannon Wynne launches Lark on the Park, where his distinctive flavor
combinations complement a local artists’ showcase. By Emily Wise Miller
Touches of retro and traditionalist style round out this gift list.
By Maxine Trowbridge
CAMERAS COVERING CULTURAL EVENTS
RARE AND REFINED
We caught up with Marguerite Hoffman on what her $17 million bequest
will mean for the DMA. By Nancy Myers