Monthly Archives: February 2012

Weed Graffiti by Gina Dawson

Artist Gina Dawson‘s paper-made “graffiti” flowers placed in small crevices and spaces around New York. A hint of spring in unexpected places – Found via beautiful/decay.

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A Few February Austin Art Shows

If you are feeling like getting out of the house after watching all those great art documentaries (see Feb. 14th post), here’s some art happenings you may want to check out in the next few days. “Mixed Media Experiences” by Leslie … Continue reading

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Art Documentaries (Netflix Instant Watch Edition)

Overwhelmed with the amount of options on Netflix lately? W&TW is to the rescue! Here are a few of my favorite recent art documentaries currently available on instant watch (Herb & Dorothy is especially perfect for Valentine’s Day if you’re … Continue reading

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Diana Al-Hadid at UT’s Visual Arts Center

On view (and free!) at UT’s Visual Art Center until March 10th is a site-specific installation, Suspended After Image,  by artist, Diana Al-Hadid. From the UT VAC website – “For her site-specific installation Suspended After Image in the VAC’s Vaulted … Continue reading

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Dorothea Tanning – In Memoriam

Last week, Surrealist artist and writer Dorothea Tanning passed away at the age of 101. Art critic Jerry Saltz wrote a short yet heartfelt piece about her contribution to the surrealist movement as a woman and her influence on contemporary … Continue reading

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Let’s go see some art…

The weather is acting like it’s spring, so why don’t we? Go out exploring, who knows where you’ll end up? Perhaps at the UP Collective Studios, an innovative space connecting emerging artists with the public.  Their new show opens Friday … Continue reading

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