31 Jul 2018
Our guide to exploring The Joule art collection
Engines encrusted in blue crystals, rescued mosaics, video shot from zooming subway cars—The Joule is filled with gems (pardon the pun) that stop passersby in their tracks. The pri [...]
27 Jul 2018
Five good reasons to ditch your dirty polish
Greening up your beauty regimen one step at a time? While chemical sunscreens and paraben anything were likely the first products to walk the plank, nail polish was likely toward t [...]
26 Jul 2018
Behind the collection of John and Lisa Runyon
Bucking current convention, art advisors John and Lisa Runyon did not remove walls in their tree-shaded, Mid-century modern home in Dallas. They added them. All the better to showc [...]
25 Jul 2018
Art, femininity, and the Pre-Fall campaign from Forty Five Ten
Architecture, language, feminism, belonging, and how we inhabit spaces are among the topics poet and critic Quinn Latimers reflects on in her recent anthology Like a Woman: Essays, [...]
24 Jul 2018
Five ways to weather the Texas summer
The Texas state bird is the mockingbird. It’s flower, the bluebonnet. And the official drink of Texas would have to be  the margarita. With temps in the triple digits again this we [...]
20 Jul 2018
Two vinyl DJs walk into a bar...
With the millennial resurgence of record stores, vinyl DJs have made a comeback, too. Among those leading the charge in Dallas: The Good Taste Collective, a vinyl DJ duo that inclu [...]
19 Jul 2018
To celebrate the bounty of the season, the culinary team at Commissary closed for a private dinne...
To celebrate the bounty of the season, the culinary team at Commissary closed for a private dinner and behind-the-scenes tour of the kitchen, bakery, subterranean butcher operation [...]
17 Jul 2018
The anonymous artist behind the blooms
The corner of Skillman and Live Oak is unremarkable. Traffic lights, crosswalks, dive bar, gas station. And yet, a bright pink spot sets it apart. The Exxon's abandoned pay phone—h [...]
16 Jul 2018
Gelato vs. Ice cream? A cinematic investigation
When I hear the word gelato, I think about a scene at the end of the 2017 movie Logan Lucky. In it, the character played by Channing Tatum—complete with royal blue Lowe’s Home Impr [...]
14 Jul 2018
Because galleries have great A/C
Summer’s high temps give everyone a reason to seek out chill spaces, and gallerists loosen up on their programming with group exhibitions and envelope-pushing solo shows. Here the [...]
11 Jul 2018
Our chat with the designer behind BZippy & Co.
Los Angeles-based ceramicist Bari Ziperstein is one cool cat.  While earning her MFA from the California Institute of the Arts, Ziperstein worked primarily in sculpture and public [...]
9 Jul 2018
Are you a good witch or a bad witch?
The minute you pull up in front of the lilac house nestled a block from Greenville Avenue, you’ll know you’re not in Kansas anymore. The Labyrinth Metaphysical Herbal Apothecary [...]