Walter Hopps

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    February 24, 2009

    Virgil Grotfeldt, 1948-2009

    Artist Virgil Grotfeldt died today from cancer. Born in Illinois in 1948, he was part of the Houston art community for many years. "I've always thought of him as a terrific painter, one of the best in the city," longtime friend and HBU Gallery Director Jim Edwards tells Hair Balls.The artist's works ... More >>

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    December 13, 2007

    “Remembering Robin Utterback”

    The Galveston Arts Center hosts work by a “painter’s painter”

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    November 29, 2007

    The Cool School

    Documentary film looks at the beginnings of L.A.’s art scene

  • News

    December 16, 1999

    Back to the Futurist

    The guy who designed Cadillac Ranch wants to build a dolphin space station. Is it any wonder UH is divided over the return of Doug Michels?

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    May 27, 1999

    Night & Day

    May 27 - June 2, 1999

  • Culture

    March 18, 1999
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    February 25, 1999

    Not a Pretty Picture

    Are Dominique de Menil's children radically changing her museum?

  • News

    February 26, 1998

    Culture Clash

    Deputy constables raid the Menil, confiscate the works of famed artist Robert Rauschenberg and get set for a big old auction that has the local art scene gasping

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    February 12, 1998
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    January 8, 1998

    The Last Eccentric

    Dominique de Menil did what she pleased. Thank God.

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    October 30, 1997
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    October 2, 1997
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    July 3, 1997
  • Culture

    March 24, 1994

    Wink Wink

    The Art Guys' cute mockery -- and at the other extreme, West End's completely "Anonymous" show

  • Culture

    January 13, 1994

    All the World's a Cage

    Houston descends into musical chaos