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WAG IN THE NEWS

CODAworx features Jamal Cyrus’ Lightnin’ Field

CODAworx (Collaboration of Design + Art) spotlights the Main Street Marquee, which is part of a major temporary art project for Houston’s Downtown District titled Art Blocks. The marquee features a rotation of visual works from regional artists; on view here is Jamal Cyrus’ Lightnin’ Field (Inman Gallery) CODAworks explains: Lightnin’ Field by Jamal Cyrus is a commemoration to…

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“Of Saints and Sailors” by Benedetto Pietromarchi

Public Art Focus

Better than Pokemon GO: Sculpture in the City encourages art enthusiasts to get out and enjoy creativity al fresco

While gamers have Pokemon GO, art enthusiasts have London’s Sculpture in the City—both of which encourage people to look at their surroundings in different ways through the lens of something that layers meaning onto the everyday world. This free public art exhibition, now in its sixth year, is the largest edition yet. Seventeen sculptures by…

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On Our Radar

Colorful, graphic abstraction that mixes formal play and precision through squeegeed, smeared paint

Who: Sigrid Sandström (Inman Gallery) is a Swedish painter, printmaker and a fine arts professor at the Royal Institute of Art in Stockholm. She has awards including the Guggenheim Fellowship and a Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant. About the artist: The artist’s work has been featured internationally in museums including The Royal Academy…

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WAG Your Wall

From figurative art to abstraction, one client’s journey is teeming with bold colors and contemporary landscapes

Where we started: Residing in Houston, Texas’ established River Oaks neighborhood, our client had not redecorated their home in two decades. With their children nearing college age, the timing was perfect to renovate, to consider their art collection and to make it a significant component of their lifestyle. For this couple, art was the focus….

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