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Jackson Pollock: Blind Spots

Abstract expressionist Jackson Pollock (1912-1956) achieved fame in the late 1940s with his distinctive “drip paintings.” At the Dallas Museum…

24th Annual San Benito Conjunto Festival

San Benito celebrates the homegrown music of South Texas on October 23-25, 2015 with the 24th Annual Conjunto Festival. Put…

Ike’s 125th Birthday

Dwight D. Eisenhower spent only the first 18 months of his childhood in Texas, but Ike’s birthplace of Denison is…

Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame

Just in time for football season, the Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin dives into the eclectic history of…

Chicanitas: Small Paintings from the Collection of Cheech Marin

As half of the stoner-comedy duo Cheech and Chong, Cheech Marin made his name lampooning bourgeois conventions. But Marin’s success…

Mark Rothko: A Retrospective

Artist Mark Rothko’s name is widely known in Houston because of Rothko Chapel, a meditative sanctuary built by local philanthropists…

Goodnight Under the Stars

Cattleman Charles Goodnight entertained many a visitor in the home he built in 1887 on the High Plains east of…

Texas State Forest Festival

  September 16–20, celebrate the heritage of the Piney Woods forest industry at the Texas State Forest Festival. The event,…

West Texas Book Festival

Designated the “Storybook Capital of Texas” by the Texas Legislature, Abilene is home to a robust literary culture and the…

Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland

Find air-conditioned inspiration this August in the Fort Worth Cultural District, home of six world-class museums. Among the highlights, the…

Texas Ranch Roundup

In Wichita Falls, the Texas Ranch Roundup pits real-life ranches against one another in contests that test the day-to-day skills…

Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West

Often referred to as “the dean of (early) Texas artists,” Frank Reaugh (1860-1945) devoted his career to painting and drawing…
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