Category Archive: Paintings


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Bradley Kerl: Verdant Botanicals and Expressive Color

Texas painter Bradley Kerl, represented by Houston’s Jonathan Hopson Gallery, is well known for his verdant botanicals, chimerical still lives, and desire to uplift anything dismissed as mundane. His expressive color, flattened shapes, and indelible mark-making seem to set his work paradoxically between representational realism and abstract expressionism. As one of our local favorites, Weingarten Art…

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Kids group running through Yippie Ki Yay

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Photos: Yippee Ki Yay by Patrick Dougherty in Austin

Over a three-week period in January 2018, internationally-acclaimed artist Patrick Dougherty created one of his majestic Stickwork sculptures in Austin’s Pease Park Conservancy, titled Yippee Ki Yay, utilizing locally-harvested materials including depression willow, ash and ligustrum. The installation will remain on display in Pease Park’s Custer’s Meadow (2201 Parkway) for several years, sparking the imagination…

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