A new feature that will be regularly produced by Erica Guajardo, our new arts editor, will list out gallery openings and shows for the DFW area each week. If you have something you wish to add to her listing, feel free to drop her a note at firstname.lastname@example.org and she will include your event. Continue reading
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As an artist who is emerging in Dallas, I know how hard it is to break out and let your art be shown to the public. Regardless of personality traits, you have to be someone who is willing to open up and allow themselves to be judged. On Saturday, February 2, 2013, I had the pleasure of attending an art show at Blow-Up Gallery, which presented pieces from emerging and veteran artists residing in Dallas. Continue reading
When a person thinks of an artist, they usually think of a struggling, starving artist. This is not the case for all. This week I had the pleasure of getting a sneak peek inside the upcoming exhibition for Gallerie Noir. This particular show will feature the artistic explorations of Stevie Tate’s abstract paintings.
While in his studio, Tate gave me a preview of his exhibition “The Romance of Art and Words”. He explained that we all have a story to tell regardless whether it’s told through words or movement and colors. Tate is someone who spent seventeen years in a corporate setting, and found he no longer enjoyed his lifestyle. With much contemplation he chose to leave that lifestyle behind. Pursuing other opportunities which made him happier, he became an artist! Continue reading