October 16, 2021

Lauren Moya Ford

Lauren Moya Ford is a Texan artist and writer based in Austin.

Adrian Aguilera and Betelhem Makonnen: ‘people the We’

Just before he died in July of this year, civil rights leader and congressman John Lewis wrote an essay addressed to the nation. In it, he urged Americans to...

Bryan Schutmaat: ‘County Road’

Bryan Schutmaat likes to roam. From Colorado mining towns to sun-soaked deserts, Schutmaat has photographed great swaths of the American West in his gritty, expansive, award-winning projects. Earlier this year...

Review: From Los Outsiders, a group show brings natural relief from crisis fatigue

I was staying at my in-laws' house in northwestern Spain in March when the coronavirus hit. All of Spain went into lockdown. The Civil Guard was deployed to stop,...

Review: ‘Between Two Worlds’ captures the contemporary visual aesthetic of Texas-Mexico borderland

In 1945, while stationed in Okazaki, Japan, the Brownsville-born soldier and reporter — and later renowned scholar and ethnographer — Américo Paredes sat down to write a poem. He didn’t...

Review: With its 25th Emerging Latinx Artists exhibition, Mexic-Arte keeps an open line to the current times

This year, you can see part of Mexic-Arte’s annual "ELA (Emerging Latinx Artists)" exhibition without entering the museum. And even if you don’t go looking for art on the...

A Studio Visit With Ryan Thayer Davis

In her 2019 East Austin Studio Tour Critics Picks, Sightlines writer Thao Votang featured the painter Ryan Thayer Davis, noting, “You would do well to catch and collect a...

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