The Value of Empty Space

Yesterday afternoon I joined several people in the ongoing dialogue on the topic of value, specifically the value of the artist/curator in the art industry. Chagrin I missed the weekly conversations which took place at Central Trak beginning April 18th yet caught up in a way as the walls void of “art objects” such a paintings, … [Read more…]

In Support of Artist’s Freedom of Expression

On Monday, April 13, from 12:30-2PM, the Dallas Arts District Museums collectively re-staged Cuban artist Tania Bruguera’s participatory artwork, Tatlin’s Whisper #6. Members of the general public including staff from surrounding museums were provided a platform to step up and speak freely. Most who spoke, did so for the artist. Bruguera faces  potential incarceration by the Cuban … [Read more…]

“In The Room…” a mention in: Canvassing….

  Nice mention here:  http://bit.ly/1EEZkVr By Darryl Ratcliff : Community Engagement Associate, NCAR and Initiative on Arts + Urbanism at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas ” 2. Beefhaus (Last month: 24). Compared to the the McKinney Avenue Contemporary’s Medianale (more on that in a bit), the Alison Starr-curated “In the Room We Discovered an Other in the … [Read more…]