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Joan Davidow

Dallas Museum of Art

In its first museum partnership with the highly-respected Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, the Dallas Museum of Art mounts an artist’s first solo museum presentation. 

KERA contributor Joan Davidow shows us how this exhibition, Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take, highlights 25 years of turning ordinary materials and overlooked craft into powerful artworks. The exhibition closes Jan. 12 at the Dallas Museum of Art.

Summertime, fresh air, blue skies can bring to mind healthy fresh produce, though you don’t expect it to happen near downtown Dallas! Commentator Joan Davidow shares her new weekly farming experiences and looks at how we could all take steps to a better life right in our own back yard. 

In a shrinking economy, you wouldn’t expect the Dallas art scene to burst with new growth.  Commentator Joan Davidow believes four small, out of the way art spaces are enlivening the area art scene.

Friends and family last week said goodbye to art patron and collector Nancy Hanley. Commentator Joan Davidow worked closely with Hanley at museums in Arlington and Dallas, and remembers her impact on the Texas art community.