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News: CATALOGUE RELEASE: Kim Cadmus Owens at Holly Johnson Gallery, November  1, 2019 - Bill Davenport

CATALOGUE RELEASE: Kim Cadmus Owens at Holly Johnson Gallery

November 1, 2019 - Bill Davenport

Kim Cadmus Owens is a 48 page fully illustrated catalogue published on the occasion of, Kim Cadmus Owens: Forced Perspective, a solo exhibition that includes recent paintings, digital paintings and sculptures, drawings, and prints, by the Dallas-based artist. The exhibition is the artist’s third with the gallery and runs from Sept. 7 to Nov. 16, 2019.The catalogue, designed by Lily Smith-Kirkley of Lilco Studio, includes an essay by artist and arts writer, Bill Davenport of Houston. Photography by Kim Cadmus Owens and Todora Photography.

Catalogues will be available at the gallery for purchase or online at https://www.blurb.com/b/9725624-kim-cadmus-owens-forced-perspective.

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News: PRESS RELEASE: Tommy Fitzpatrick - Suplerflux to open November 23, October 23, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: Tommy Fitzpatrick - Suplerflux to open November 23

October 23, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas is pleased to announce the opening of Superflux; a series of new paintings by Tommy Fitzpatrick. This exhibition marks the artist's fifth solo show at the gallery. An opening reception for the artist will be held Saturday November 23rd, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. The exhibition continues through January 25. 

For the past twenty years, color, space, and architecture have been primary sources of inspiration for Fitzpatrick's paintings. In 2013, he began creating sculptural assemblages in the studio that were stand-ins for the architecture. Most recently, Fitzpatrick is using computer-aided design (CAD) programs as the blueprint for the painted imagery...

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News: PRESS RELEASE: William Steiger - Inventor opens October 19, September 19, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: William Steiger - Inventor opens October 19

September 19, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery is pleased to announce Inventor, a show of paintings and collages by William Steiger. The gallery’s second show of the artist’s work opens on October 19th (5:30-8:30 PM) and runs through December 21st.

Inventor speaks to the artist’s ongoing fascination with bridges, towers, transportation and machines, many of which came to be during the ‘Age of Invention’. The scrutiny of these, their most precise details, lay the foundation for much of Steiger’s work...

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News: IN MEMORY OF JIM MARTIN (1953 - 2019), July  6, 2019

IN MEMORY OF JIM MARTIN (1953 - 2019)

July 6, 2019

James Thomas Martin died June 15, 2019, after battling early-onset Alzheimer’s disease for several years. He is preceded in death by his parents, William Robert and Mary Bell Martin, his brother Robert Martin, and his in-laws Richard and Kay Rush. He is survived by his wife, Holly Johnson, his daughter, Katie, his sister, Kathy Martin and her husband Eddie Bagwell, his father-in-law and football buddy, Reed Johnson, sisters-in-law Laura Smith and Jill Johnson, nephews Tiger, Aaron and Alex, nieces Rebecca and Adrienne, and many cousins and extended family...

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REVIEW: Dornith Doherty in The Washington Post

July 5, 2019 - Mark Jenkins

Pondering its stark exterior, observers might guess that the modernist Norwegian citadel photographed by Dornith Doherty is some sort of prison. Not exactly. The Svalbard Global Seed Vault is designed to preserve humanity by maintaining its ability to grow food. The Arctic structure is the most futuristic place the artist chronicled for “Archiving Eden,” on display at the National Academy of Sciences...

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News: PRESS RELEASE: Kim Cadmus Owens - Forced Perspective opens Sept 7, June 14, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: Kim Cadmus Owens - Forced Perspective opens Sept 7

June 14, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Forced Perspective, a solo exhibition of recent work by Kim Cadmus Owens including recent paintings, digital paintings and sculptures, drawings, and prints, by the Dallas Based artist. The exhibition is the artist’s third solo show with the gallery. An opening reception will be held Saturday, September 7th, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. The exhibit continues through November 16...

 

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News: PRESS RELEASE: Summertime Blues opens June 22, May 22, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: Summertime Blues opens June 22

May 22, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of SUMMERTIME BLUES, a group exhibition of collages, drawings, paintings, photography, sculpture, and prints. An opening reception will be held Saturday, June 22nd, from 5 - 8 p.m. The exhibition will continue through Saturday, September 28.

 

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CATALOGUE RELEASE: Raphaëlle Goethals at Holly Johnson Gallery

May 14, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

36 page fully illustrated catalogue published on the occasion of the exhibition, "Raphaëlle Goethals: Thinking of a Place" at Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas from March 30 - May 25, 2019...

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News: Dornith Doherty's VAULT: EXCHANGE opens at the Ontario Science Centre, April 20, 2019 - Ontario Science Centre

Dornith Doherty's VAULT: EXCHANGE opens at the Ontario Science Centre

April 20, 2019 - Ontario Science Centre

Dornith Doherty’s Vault: Exchange presents 5,000 x-ray images of seeds - the total number needed to preserve a species. Housed within a transparent vault-like structure installed in the Great Hall of the Ontario Science Centre, Vault Exchange promps active participation during three seed exchange events, where visitors are invited to help build a living seed bank onsite....

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News: PRESS RELEASE: Antonio Murado - Velvet Room to open in May, April 16, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: Antonio Murado - Velvet Room to open in May

April 16, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas is pleased to announce the opening of Velvet Room, an exhibition of recent paintings by New York based artist, Antonio Murado. An opening reception will be held Saturday, May 11th, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. This will be the artist's second exhibition with the gallery and will continue through July 13.  

Antonio Murado's career is steeped in contemporary abstraction, yet his basic principles draw from the past. Characterized by their luminosity and color, Velvet Room, presents three large-scale works highly influenced by the techniques and visual elements from 17th century Baroque Spanish painting, and the era surrounding this time of power, imperialism, exploration, and conquest....

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