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    100 Creatives: Howard Sherman

    (Part of our ongoing series profiling 100 Houston-area artists. No rankings; no order. Check back every Tuesday, Thursday and Friday for another edition.) What he does: Houston artist Howard Sherman's eye-catching paintings dominate a room with the...

    @ Art Attack by Nathan Paulus on April 14, 2011 @ 8:00 am
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    Houston International Festival: A Trojan Horse & A Great Wall

    The silk road: acrobats and more A 100-foot long reproduction of the Great Wall of China will be plunked down in the streets of downtown Houston in late April, all part of this year's Houston International Festival. It'll be joined by a repro of ...

    @ Art Attack by Margaret Downing on April 13, 2011 @ 6:00 pm
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    The Larry King Game

    Art Attack absolutely loves the Internet, for reasons like this. Sometimes a random bit of ephemera leads us to a hidden cache of hilarity, whereupon we can waste our day falling down the rabbit hole. In this case we were watching James Urbaniak, the...

    @ Art Attack by Marc Brubaker on April 13, 2011 @ 4:00 pm
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    Peep Torture: A Timeless Easter Tradition

    No doubt you have been seeing Easter candy in stores since the day before Valentine's Day, with those marshmallow Peeps peeking their lifeless, bitter, dotted heads into your field of vision in blue, pink, and yellow. We never quite got the drawl o...

    @ Art Attack by Craig Hlavaty on April 13, 2011 @ 3:00 pm
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    Joshua Robert Alan Smith and Spacetaker

    Now, Colossus Joshua Robert Alan Smith, an image collector and collagist, incorporates images of venerated objects, human memorials, and cultural artifacts in his new work showing at Spacetaker, opening this Saturday. In effect, he is continuin...

    @ Art Attack by Hank Hancock on April 13, 2011 @ 2:00 pm
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    Take in a Movie With Your Dog At Market Square

    Leave the couch. Grab up some blankets and lawn chairs. You and the pooch are going to the movies this weekend at Market Square Park. You can't bring your beer or wine from home, but you can buy it at Niko Niko's once you get there. Aurora Picture ...

    @ Art Attack by Margaret Downing on April 13, 2011 @ 1:00 pm
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    A Spirited Production: Cats from Broadway in Houston

    The set-up: For all ten of you who have never seen this iconoclastic whopper of a show, just what have you been doing? You've had 7,485 times to see it in New York and 21 years to see it in London. Maybe you're too young -- it can happen. The second...

    @ Art Attack by D.L. Groover on April 13, 2011 @ 12:00 pm
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    Mortal Kombat Legacy: We Can't Believe It's Happening

    When director Kevin Tancharoen - who helmed that remake of Fame of all things - cobbled together his own short version of a new film adaptation of Mortal Kombat and released it upon an unsuspecting and delighted internet, nobody ever believed that it...

    @ Art Attack by Jef With One F on April 13, 2011 @ 11:00 am
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    Top 10: TV's Bitchiest Bitches

    During her time on Beverly Hills 90210, and most every acting role she has ever taken, Doherty has perfected the modern template for what a "bitch" is. Conniving, controlling, vicious, she was all these things in the hands of screenwriters and produc...

    @ Art Attack by Craig Hlavaty on April 13, 2011 @ 9:30 am
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    Prom Style 2011

    High school prom time is here and although your experience may not match what you see in the movies (not always a bad thing, think Carrie) that's no reason you can't look like a movie star. Here are some fail-safe trends to ensure you'll knock 'em d...

    @ Art Attack by Kristen Majewski on April 13, 2011 @ 9:00 am
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    Low-Budget Brilliance: Some of Our Favorite Local Commercials

    It's hard to describe what made it so bizarrely amazing, we'll try and paint the picture: Two bikini-clad beauties relax on a raft in their newly built Platinum Pool. A man comes over to them with a plate that contains one slice of pizza and hands ...

    @ Art Attack by Abby Koenig on April 13, 2011 @ 8:00 am
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    The Magic of Mexican Composer Daniel Catn

    Mexican composer Daniel Catn died suddenly last weekend. The 62-year-old Catn had a special relationship with Houston, working closely with the Houston Grand Opera and the UH's Moores School of Music over the last few years. HGO Music Director Pa...

    @ Art Attack by Olivia Flores Alvarez on April 12, 2011 @ 5:00 pm
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    Shot In The Dark: Music Photographers' Personal Wish Lists

    UPDATE (3:23 p.m.): Promotional video by Monica Fuentes added after the jump. Jay Lee Little Joe Washington at the Continental Club's 10th anniversary, July 2010 Slowly but surely, Art Attack's sister blog Rocks Off has been getting re...

    @ Art Attack by Chris Gray on April 12, 2011 @ 4:00 pm
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    Flip Cam Being Discontinued by Cisco

    Today, Cisco gave Flip Cam fans the one-fingered salute by announcing that they're discontinuing their on-the-cheap camcorder. In addition, 550 Cisco employees will be canned at the end of the 2011 fiscal year. In 2009, Cisco bought the technology...

    @ Art Attack by Steve Jansen on April 12, 2011 @ 3:00 pm
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    The Intertubes: The Guild

    Felicia Day's face is an easy one to look at. She's so endearingly, geekily pretty that I could watch her talk for hours. She starts off each episode of her webseries, The Guild, with a brief monologue delivered straight into the webcam of her charac...

    @ Art Attack by John Seaborn Gray on April 12, 2011 @ 2:00 pm
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    Kate Breakey Moves in an Interesting Direction with "Painted Light"

    Kate Breakey's Las Sombras installation. I've never been a huge fan of Kate Breakey's work. Breakey's stock-in-trade is painstakingly hand-painted photographs of cut flowers and dead birds. The "deadness" of both is a particular area of interest t...

    @ Art Attack by Kelly Klaasmeyer on April 12, 2011 @ 1:00 pm
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    Fun, Gender-Bending She Stoops to Comedy

    Rebecca Tindel Bivens as a soap opera diva and Katrina Ellsworth Ammons as an actress in David Greenspan's farce from Unhinged Productions. The setup: Gender-bending roars in like a lion in Unhinged Productions' farce about small theater and gay ...

    @ Art Attack by Jim J. Tommaney on April 12, 2011 @ 12:00 pm
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    The 5 Best Comedians You've (Probably) Never Heard Of

    We don't say you've probably never heard of these funny people as a challenge, or to suggest that we're more in-the-know and therefore cooler than you, so calm down and don't be so defensive. We simply mean that these comedians aren't as big as we be...

    @ Art Attack by John Seaborn Gray on April 12, 2011 @ 11:00 am
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    Look Closely at "Regine Schumann: Chameleon" at Gallery Sonja Roesch

    Colormirror Chicago, fluorescent Plexiglas, 2010 Regine Schumann's fluorescent Plexiglas boxes may have a subtle glow during the day, but under black light, they look like they've been plugged in. Schumann combines planes of vividly colored Plexi ...

    @ Art Attack by Kelly Klaasmeyer on April 12, 2011 @ 10:00 am
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    Pop Rocks: Everyone's A Critic

    While looking for ways to avoid writing about Charlie Sheen again researching topics for today's column, I found myself going through Roger Ebert's web site over at the Chicago Sun-Times. Christ, but that guy writes a lot. He was fairly prolific eve...

    @ Art Attack by Pete Vonder Haar on April 12, 2011 @ 9:00 am
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