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Why Did the City of Dallas Censor (and then Reinstate) a Public Art Project It Helped Fund?

by | Fri, Apr 21, 2017 at 16:35 CST
This isn’t the first time Dallasites have gotten cold feet after agreeing to host public art that grapples with issues of race and class.
Degrees of Separation at the Station Museum in Houston by

Lives in Limbo

How activism, art and architecture are bringing the shadowy immigrant detention system into clearer view

“These are public institutions,” Lopez says. “It's taxpayer money. And it's immigration — a national issue. But it's not something that we're having the...Read More

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Fungi Town

Taking a mushroom census in southeast Texas.

Fungi Town Taking a mushroom census in southeast Texas. David Lewis makes the occasional pilgrimage to Sand Ridge Cemetery to pay his respects, but not to a dea...Read More

White Shaman Mural, Pecos by

If These Walls Could Talk

The pictographs of the Pecos River have lasted millennia in a tempestuous desert, surviving mostly in silence. Now an archaeologist has cracked the code — and they can begin to speak again.

The pictographs of the lower Pecos have lasted millennia in a tempestuous desert, surviving mostly in silence. Now that a code has been cracked, and they can be...Read More

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