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Dornith Doherty: Archiving Eden exhibition and panel discussion

February 15, 2019 - National Academy of Sciences, Washington D.C.

Dornith Doherty: Archiving Eden exhibition will be on display at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington D.C. from February 15, 2019 - July 15, 2019.

Since 2008, Texas-based photographer Dornith Doherty has traveled around the world to photograph the spaces and contents of seed banks. By focusing on the pleasing aesthetics of seeds and the buildings constructed to conserve biodiversity, she has constructed a visual meditation on the planet’s botanical diversity...

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News: PRESS RELEASE: James Buss - the penumbra tow - opens in February, January 18, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: James Buss - the penumbra tow - opens in February

January 18, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas is pleased to announce the opening of the penumbra tow, a solo exhibition of new work by James Buss. The exhibition is the artist’s second solo show with the gallery. An opening reception will be held for the artist Saturday, February 16, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. The exhibit continues through April 27...

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CATALOGUE RELEASE: Jackie Tileston at Holly Johnson Gallery

December 9, 2018 - Holly Johnson Gallery

48 page fully illustrated catalogue published on the occasion of "Jackie Tileston: Instructions for Dissolution" at Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas. The catalogue features an essay by Helene Furján and Lee Nentwig, as well as the sixteen works from the exhibition held November 17 - January 26...

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News: PRESS RELEASE: Stuart Arends - Moonlight On The River - opens in January, November 30, 2018 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: Stuart Arends - Moonlight On The River - opens in January

November 30, 2018 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas is pleased to announce the opening of Moonlight on the River, a solo exhibition of new work on paper by Stuart Arends. An opening reception for the artist will be held Saturday, January 5, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. The exhibition continues through Saturday, March 16, 2019...

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TOP FIVE: Jackie Tileston included on Glasstire's Top Five

November 29, 2018 - Glasstire

Jackie Tileston: Instructions for Dissolution at Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas through January 26. A show of new paintings and works on paper by artist Jackie Tileston. “Tileston’s paintings are heterotopic spaces in which diverse strategies and nomadic thinking create complex images that investigate the contemporary sublime and states of being.”

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News: PODCAST: Dornith Doherty in Outside of New York - Episode 19, October 22, 2018 - Craig Gould

PODCAST: Dornith Doherty in Outside of New York - Episode 19

October 22, 2018 - Craig Gould

Dornith Doherty is an artist whose work stimulates conversations around the world’s ever-changing ecology. A native of Houston, she obtained her BFA from Rice University and her MFA in Photography from Yale. She currently resides in Southlake, Texas and is Distinguished Research Professor at the University of North Texas, where she has been on the faculty since 1996. Dornith is a 2012 Guggenheim Fellow and has received grants from the Fulbright Foundation, the Japan Foundation, and the United States Department of the Interior, among many others. In addition, she was recognized by the Texas State Legislature as the 2016 Texas State Artist for 2D work. Doherty’s work has been exhibited extensively domestically and abroad and can be found in the permanent collections of prominent institutions such as the Amon Carter Museum of American ArtCrystal Bridges Museum of American Art, and the Museum of Fine Arts Houston. Her project entitled “Archiving Eden” looked at the infrastructure around the preservation of the world’s plant life through the utilization of seed banks, as well as looking at the inner beauty of the seeds themselves. That work drew the attention of major media outlets and resulted in a host of artist talks around the world, including TEDx Monterey.

I recently sat down with Dornith at her current show at Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas where we discussed....

News: Jackie Tileston Paintings acquired by the Philadelphia Museum of Art, September 18, 2018

Jackie Tileston Paintings acquired by the Philadelphia Museum of Art

September 18, 2018

Jackie Tileston News - In early 2018 the Philadelphia Museum of Art acquired three paintings by Jackie Tileston. The three paintings were created during the Artists-in-Residence Program at the Joan Mitchell Foundation in the Spring of 2017. Tileston previously was a grant recipient in 2011...

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News: PRESS RELEASE: Jackie Tileston - Instructions for Dissolution in November, September 17, 2018 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: Jackie Tileston - Instructions for Dissolution in November

September 17, 2018 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas is pleased to announce the opening of Jackie Tileston: Instructions for Dissolution, an exhibition of new paintings and works on paper. An opening reception for the artist will be held November 17, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. The exhibition continues through Saturday, January 26, 2019...

 

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News: BOOK RELEASE: Jackie Tileston included in Two X Two X Twenty - Celebrating Contemporary Art at the DMA, September 17, 2018 - Dallas Museum of Art

BOOK RELEASE: Jackie Tileston included in Two X Two X Twenty - Celebrating Contemporary Art at the DMA

September 17, 2018 - Dallas Museum of Art

TWO X TWO X TWENTY celebrates the 20th anniversary of TWO x TWO for AIDS and Art, an annual art auction hosted by Cindy and Howard Rachofsky with proceeds equally benefitting the DMA and amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research...

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PRESS RELEASE: Kim Cadmus Owens participates in BUILT ENVIRONMENT

September 16, 2018 - THE MAC and The Cedars Union

The MAC and The Cedars Union present Built Environment*, a one-night-only outdoor new media exhibition including three Dallas-based artists: Julie Libersat, Kim Cadmus Owens, and Andrew Scott on Saturday, November 3, from 7pm-12am.

Artists will light up host venues in the Cedars neighborhood including the Gulf Cone Building and Four Corners Brewing Company. Through video and light-based works, artists communicate concepts of collective cultural ideals, human relationships with their surroundings, and historical and contemporary issues inherent to our region.

In addition to Built Environment, The MAC and The Cedars Union are partner venues for AURORA EXPANDED. Don’t miss Sean Miller: 144° at The MAC and Jim Lively: Still Mad as Hell at The Cedars Union.

AURORA 2018: Future Worlds takes place less than half a mile away at Dallas City Hall on November 3, 7PM-2AM

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