DMA ACQUIRES FIRST WORK BY JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT The Dallas Museum of Art has acquired Sam F by Jean-Michel Basquiat, the first work by the
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Gifted to the DMA by the late Samuel and Helga residence during the artist’s visit to Dallas in 1985. The expressionistic portrait of Samuel exhibits Basquiat’s characteristic use of dense, meaning-laden text and imagery drawn from multiple sources, including pop culture figures, music, literature, and art historical iconography. The piece will be exhibited until February 2022.
NORTH TEXAS FAIR AND RODEO The annual nine-day fair and rodeo offers fun for all ages! Events and activites include live country music concerts, first-class rodeos, horse and livestock shows, kid & fun zones, contests, cook-offs, food, fun, games, and more. Some of the featured performers are Aaron Watson, Terri Clark, Michael Salgado, Jake Hooker & the Outsiders, Giovannie & the Hired Guns, Randall King, Sawyer Brown. The fair and rodeo is put on by the The North Texas State Fair Association, a volunteer supported, non-profit community organization that preserves and promotes western heritage and values.
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Park Cities Lifestyle | August 2021