Kelly Klaasmeyer

Artist and arts writer Kelly Klaasmeyer was a 2009 USC Annenberg/Getty Arts Journalism Program Fellow and recipient of a 2009 Creative Capital/Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant. She lives in Houston. “Forrest Bess: Seeing Things Invisible” is on view through Aug. 18 at the Menil Collection in Houston.
  • Art Everywhere

    When people think of Texas, they think of oil, not art. But the gusher at Spindletop that begat an ocean of black crude also […] Full Story

  • Forrest Bess with his painting Untitled (11A), in his home/studio, Chinquapin Bayou, near East Matagorda Bay, Texas, 1958. The Menil Archives, The Menil Collection, Houston.

    Forrest Bess: An Artist Laid Bare

    "Forrest Bess: Seeing Things Invisible,” contains simple paintings primed for new fans, but the portrait of their maker makes the paintings difficult to see. Full Story

  • Art Everywhere

    When people think of Texas, they think of oil, not art. But the gusher at Spindletop that begat an ocean of black crude also […] Full Story