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News: PRESS RELEASE: A Conversation - Tommy Fitzpatrick & Kim Cadmus Owens, September 29, 2022 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: A Conversation - Tommy Fitzpatrick & Kim Cadmus Owens

September 29, 2022 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery is pleased to announce A CONVERSATION: Tommy Fitzpatrick & Kim Cadmus Owens on Saturday, October 8, at 4:30 p.m. A reception will immediately follow the artists discussion about their work until 8:00 p.m...

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News: PRESS RELEASE: Tommy Fitzpatrick - Open Source to open October 8, September 28, 2022 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: Tommy Fitzpatrick - Open Source to open October 8

September 28, 2022 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of an exhibition of new paintings by Tommy Fitzpatrick. OPEN SOURCE marks Fitzpatrick’s sixth solo exhibition at the gallery and demonstrates how our perception of the built environment can evolve over time. These new paintings embrace a greater ambiguity and make them visible in a new and exciting way. A reception for the artist will be held October 8, from 5-8 p.m...

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News: MUSIQA and Mike Osborne at FOTOFEST BIENNIAL 2022 October 27th, September 23, 2022 - Holly Johnson Gallery

MUSIQA and Mike Osborne at FOTOFEST BIENNIAL 2022 October 27th

September 23, 2022 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery is pleased to announce Mike Osborne’s participation at FOTOFEST 2022 and a one-of-a-kind program inspired by his work, Musiqa: If I Had A Hammer Tour. The event will take place October 27th at 6pm at FOTOFEST BIENNIAL, Silver Street Studios, 2000 Edwards St., Houston, TX 77007...

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News: Mike Osborne included in FOTOFEST BIENNIAL 2022, September 21, 2022 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Mike Osborne included in FOTOFEST BIENNIAL 2022

September 21, 2022 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery is pleased to announce Mike Osborne's participation in the FotoFest Biennial 2022, If I Had a Hammer, from September 24 - November 6, 2022 at Silver Street Studios, Winter Street Studios, and Spring Street Studios, 2000 Edwards St., Houston, TX 77007. The If I Had a Hammer exhibition is co-curated by the organization’s Director, Steven Evans, Associate Curator and Director of Publishing, Max Fields, and independent curator and former director of the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia, Amy Sadao...

 

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News: PRESS RELEASE: Kim Cadmus Owens - Drawings to open in late August, August  1, 2022 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: Kim Cadmus Owens - Drawings to open in late August

August 1, 2022 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of KIM CADMUS OWENS: DRAWINGS, a solo exhibition of works on paper spanning twenty years. The exhibition is the artist’s fourth solo show with the gallery. A reception will be held Saturday, August 27th, from 5 to 8 p.m...

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News: ANNOUNCEMENT: Margo Sawyer in the Top 100, June 20, 2022 - CODAawards / CODAworx

ANNOUNCEMENT: Margo Sawyer in the Top 100

June 20, 2022 - CODAawards / CODAworx

Margo Sawyer's Synchronicity of Color for Kosovo and Synchronicity of Color for Sam Houston State University have made the CODAworx's list of the Top 100 projects for the 2022 CODAawards.

Two projects will win the 2022 People’s Choice CODAaward. Please view the top 100 submissions and VOTE for your favorite project (or projects)! Voting closes June 30...

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News: Ana Esteve Llorens at Women and Their Work in Austin, June  4, 2022

Ana Esteve Llorens at Women and Their Work in Austin

June 4, 2022

Ana Esteve Llorens’ Measuring Device is on display in the courtyard at Women & Their Work from June 4 – August 11, 2022. Esteve Llorens creates installations, textiles, sculptures, and photographs referencing the spaces they occupy and the human body. Through the reinterpretation of existing forms, the artist proposes an inquiry into the nature of time, challenging its consumption and offering material spaces that relate to personal and collective stories...

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News: CATALOGUE RELEASE: Theresa Chong: Duino Elegies available now, April 27, 2022 - David Brody

CATALOGUE RELEASE: Theresa Chong: Duino Elegies available now

April 27, 2022 - David Brody

Duino Elegies is a 40 page fully illustrated catalogue published on "Theresa Chong: Duino Elegies" at Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas from November 2021 - February 2022. The catalogue features an essay by David Brody, as well as the eleven works from the exhibition...

 

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News: PRESS RELEASE: Margo Sawyer - Synchronicity - Kosovo Muse, March  9, 2022 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: Margo Sawyer - Synchronicity - Kosovo Muse

March 9, 2022 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Margo Sawyer: Synchronicity – Kosovo Muse, an exhibition of suspended glass works and window installation. The exhibition draws inspiration from Sawyer’s, immersive architectural glass spiral sculpture entitled Synchronicity of Color for Kosovo, commissioned by the US State Department: Art in Embassy Program, for a site-specific sculpture for the U.S. Embassy in Pristina, Kosovo in 2018. Sawyer will discuss her work at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, April 9, followed by a reception until 8:00 p.m...

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News: ESSAY: Theresa Chong in Southwest Contemporary, March  7, 2022 - Laura Neal

ESSAY: Theresa Chong in Southwest Contemporary

March 7, 2022 - Laura Neal

At some point in our miraculous and fragile lives, we will lose something or someone. We master the art of losing daily. Even with all of life’s celebrations, breakthroughs, and fresh starts, someone always dies in January. Grief, then, is recursive and our relationship with it is inevitable. So how do we come to terms with grief? How do we manage life knowing there are no sharp distinctions between exits and exists?

When I learned of artist Theresa Chong’s exhibition Duino Elegies at Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas, I recalled the first time I read Rainer Maria Rilke’s poetry book of the same title. Rilke’s collection of ten elegies—written more than 100 years ago while he was a guest of Princess Marie von Thurn und Taxis at Duino Castle near Trieste, Italy on the Adriatic Sea—is full of outstanding devastation. With the prevailing deaths from COVID-19, blinding insurrections, and ravaging injustice, the Duino Elegies seem sadly and remarkably fitting for our time...

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