Articles by Michael Agresta
Dec 17, 2020 — By Michael Agresta
The founder of Tesla and SpaceX says he’s relocating to the Lone Star State. But which of our tech hubs is the best fit for the eccentric billionaire?
Nov 23, 2020 — By Michael Agresta
Once one of Texas’s most prominent artists, Winter was known for depicting idyllic rural scenes and the good life in Dallas. But his later, more experimental work is just as interesting.
Oct 20, 2020 — By Michael Agresta
After the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and three other museums delayed a retrospective of the painter Philip Guston, who used KKK imagery in his work, Texas art voices weigh in on the controversy.
May 22, 2020 — By Michael Agresta
On Saturday, it'll become the first major art museum in the nation to welcome back the public.
Apr 28, 2020 — By Michael Agresta
Some of Fusebox Festival’s most poignant moments came when performers stopped trying to put on a show, and instead simply bared their souls about the present predicament.
Apr 1, 2020 — By Michael Agresta
From theater to opera, Texas culture has moved toward virtual events.
Mar 24, 2020 — By Michael Agresta
Katherine Anne Porter’s ‘Pale Horse, Pale Rider’ tells the tale of a pandemic she barely survived.
Feb 10, 2020 — By Michael Agresta
Installation artist Mark Dion displays his findings in a tongue-in-cheek Fort Worth museum exhibition.
Jan 17, 2020 — By Michael Agresta
El Paso-born playwright Octavio Solis’s 'Quixote Nuevo' rides into Houston’s Alley Theatre this month.
Nov 20, 2019 — By Michael Agresta
Solange Pessoa’s new exhibition at Ballroom Marfa, 'Longilonge,' is rooted in archaeology and human psychology.
Nov 13, 2019 — By Michael Agresta
Rafael Lozano-Hemmer’s interactive 'Border Tuner' is visible this month from both cities along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Sep 18, 2019 — By Michael Agresta
Years after the late Linda Pace first shared her vision with rockstar architect Sir David Adjaye, the art museum is set to open in October.
Aug 20, 2019 — By Michael Agresta
Artistic director Rob Melrose ushers in a new era for the storied institution with the upcoming fall season, from Shakespeare to Octavio Solis.
Mar 22, 2019 — By Michael Agresta
The artist's collaborative creation, like her other work, is deeply rooted in the communities she works with.
Feb 22, 2019 — By Michael Agresta
As government land seizures roil the Valley, a German-born artist points to stark historical parallels.
Feb 7, 2019 — By Michael Agresta
Ruby City, Adjaye’s first building in Texas, is the vision of the late Linda Pace, and will house her personal collection.
Sep 26, 2018 — By Michael Agresta
An exhibition on police brutality prompts allegations, shutdown after curator is dismissed.
Nov 19, 2017 — By Michael Agresta
Looking back at a crucial weekend seen as the high-water mark of the 1970s women’s movement
May 30, 2017 — By Michael Agresta
All around the state, counties with large non-citizen populations see no evidence of fraud in 2016.
Feb 1, 2017 — By Michael Agresta
'A Ghost Story' is a fable of loss and mortality starring Casey Affleck as a bedsheet-wearing apparition.
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