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Rude Mechs to jolt Yale and Guthrie theaters

6:06 pm Aug. 14, 2017

The Rude Mechs have lined up long residencies at two of the nation’s biggest and best regional theaters, Yale Repertory Theatre in New Haven, Conn. and Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis, Minn.

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Heidi Marquez Smith is new exec at Texas Cultural Trust

2:15 pm Aug. 14, 2017

The former head of the Texas Book Festival will now lead the Texas Cultural Trust.

Heidi Marquez Smith takes over as executive director at the statewide arts advocacy group after the departure of Jennifer Ransom Rice. 

“As a long-time, passionate advocate for

The miracle of artist Micky Hoogendijk

10:09 am Aug. 5, 2017

She stands in the middle of the gallery, her posture grounded, her hair braided around her head in a no-nonsense manner, her eyes open with emotional wisdom. Given her long white tunic and delicate sandals,

Zack Ingram wins $15K Tito’s Prize from Big Medium

3:24 pm Aug. 1, 2017

Sculptor and printmaker Zack Ingram is the winner of the inaugural Tito’s Prize, which comes with $15,000 cash and a solo exhibition at the Big Medium Gallery from Oct. 27 through Dec. 16. He’ll also figure prominently during the East