Feb. 08, 2014 at 3:47pm | By Punch Shaw |Permalink
How far have the Beatles come since that fateful night in 1964? One indication of their continuing impact on American life and culture is It Was 50 Years Ago Today!: An International Beatles Celebration, <...
The most elaborate anniversary celebration will be The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to The Beatles, a two-hour tribute that will air on CBS at 7 p.m. Sunday, 50 years to the hour after the Ed Sullivan appearance aired on th...
Feb. 20, 2014 at 8:15am | By Robert Philpot |Permalink
It only features four people, in a sparse setting, but Edward Hopper’s Nighthawks is one of the best-known paintings of the 20th century. All of which makes Nighthawks ripe for tribute — and parody.
Feb. 20, 2014 at 8:17am | DFW.com staff |Permalink
As the crowd files out, amiably jostling you around, your brain and body hum. Maybe it’s the show you’ve just seen. Maybe it’s the bar you didn’t want to leave. But you push out into the street-lit night, not quite ready to pack it in. And like some drunken, cartoonish...
Feb. 20, 2014 at 8:16am | By Robert Philpot |Permalink
Courtesy of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art
The Amon Carter Museum’s new exhibit “Art and and Appetite: American Painting, Culture and Cuisine” includes works by artists known for food scenes: Norman Rockwell’s dinner-table Americana, Wayne Thiebaud’s whimsical pastry portraits. But the exhibition’...
Feb. 13, 2014 at 9:26am | By Teresa Gubbins |Permalink
When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s amore. For most of us, our affection for pizza started blooming at an early age: a staple of our childhood, perhaps, or maybe an affordable convenience as we transitioned into adulthood.