All posts tagged Amon Carter Museum of American Art

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Playing favorites in American Art

There’s a scene early on in the television show Arrested Development in which the family matriarch Lucille Bluth insists, “If you’re saying I play favorites, you’re wrong. I love all …


Discovering Denys Wortman

Last summer, not too long after the June 2015 of American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood, I was sitting at my desk when the phone rang. To my utter …


PEMcast 005: Epic American

(Download a pdf transcript) In this episode of the PEMcast, we examine the life of one of America’s most famous 20th century artists, who you may not have even heard …