Blog Archive 2011

Blog Archive 2011

Jenny White December 2011

Jenny White
December 2011

December Update | Different Kind of Gifts

I love this time of year, especially since it's finally cold here in Dallas and feels like Christmastime. Here at the Art House (continue reading) ...

Jenny White December 2011

Jenny White
December 2011

ovember Update | A Timely Place

I have just returned from Nashville where the Art House America team celebrated 20 Years of Artful Living. Considering I didn’t (continue reading) ...

Guy Delcambre November 2011

Guy Delcambre
November 2011

The Discipline of All Things Beautiful

A sunset. A picturesque, well-carved coastline meeting gently crashing waves. The stars as they hang in the sprawl of a moonlit sky (continue reading) ...

Cameron Ernst October 2011

Cameron Ernst
October 2011

Cameron Ernst  Cranks the Volume on the "Love Is Louder" Campaign

I never knew that one song could change my life. When I wrote the song “Love Is Louder” (continue reading) ...

Heather A. Goodman October 2011

Heather A. Goodman
October 2011

Art House Local | Searching for Wildflowers

We sat in my living room sipping wine, sipping Boba tea, eating the accoutrements of a small group gathering — cheese, hummus, (continue reading) ...

Jenny White October 2011

Jenny White
October 2011

October Update | It's Our Anniversary

October is a big month of celebration for all of us in the Art House America family. For starters, (continue reading) ...

Joshua Minatrea October 2011

Joshua Minatrea
October 2011

Artful Living | More Than Dues and Don'ts

I have a feeling that a lot of us who say we’re creatives aren’t really living artful lives. We stop seeing the beautiful in the everyday (continue reading) ...

Courtney Cross October 2011

Courtney Cross
October 2011

y Semester as an Art House Dallas Intern

 

Twelve months ago if you had told me I would be interning at Art House Dallas, I probably wouldn’t have believed you. Actually, my first response (continue reading) ...

 

Andrew Welch October 2011

Andrew Welch
October 2011

Film Review | Contagion

 

Steven Soderbergh’s Contagion is almost oppressively gloomy. Overcast skies, dim lighting, drab clothing, strict stylization (continue reading) ...

 

Kevin C. Neece September 2011

Kevin C. Neece
September 2011

arry Potter, Pop Culture, & The Affections of the Heart

 

Texas native Leigh Hickman is a Christian scholar who is interested in unique topics relating to literature, media and the arts  (continue reading) ...

Andrew Welch September 2011

Andrew Welch
September 2011

The Tree of Life

 

My wife and I were in line for tickets at the Plano Angelika when I saw it. Printed on plain white paper, it was a sign just like (continue reading) ...

 

Jenny White September 2011

Jenny White
September 2011

September Update | What Inspires Us

Two weeks ago I sat in a circle of new and old East Dallas friends for the first ever Art House LOCAL. After months (continue reading) ...

Clint Brewer September 2011

Clint Brewer
September 2011

Hope Spreads Through Film

 

I have seen so much of our world over the years, but each new trip brings more understanding that there (continue reading) ...

Jenny White  August 2011

Jenny White 
August 2011

ugust Update 

Last August, Charlie, Andi and I actually set aside a week on our calendars and went looking for some rest at a place (continue reading) ...

Joshua Minatrea August 2011

Joshua Minatrea
August 2011

And If You Draw Pictures

 

I blew past the so-called crisis of realism that typically marks the end of drawing fun for most 8 (continue reading) ...

Jenny White July 2011

Jenny White
July 2011

July Update | Ways To Get Involved This Summer

Time is flying; I can't believe it’s already July. One year ago today, I sat down at my makeshift home (continue reading) ...

Jenny White June 2011

Jenny White
June 2011

June Update | Art House is Going Local

Over the last couple months, I have been thinking a lot about what it means to fulfill our mission of encouraging (continue reading) ...

Joshua Minatrea June 2011

Joshua Minatrea
June 2011

Reflections on Dinner With Friends

 

I didn’t know what to expect when I walked into the Molly Maguire’s in East Dallas Thursday night (continue reading) ...

Charlie Peacock May 2011

Charlie Peacock
May 2011

The Art House Dallas Song Project: a Recap and Reflection

 

Art House Dallas recently hosted a Song Project, a day-long gathering of music and conversation. The focus (continue reading) ...

 

Jenny White May 2011

Jenny White
May 2011

Stories and Songs

 

When we first started talking about an Art House Dallas launch, we knew it needed to include three aspects: good food, live music (continue reading) ...

 

 

Jenny White  May 2011

Jenny White 
May 2011

Dallas | Coming Full Circle

I’ve been thinking a lot about those moments when life comes full circle. I’m not talking about births and deaths, but about all the small  (continue reading) ...

Jenny White  April 2011

Jenny White 
April 2011

Creative Community for the Common Good

A few weeks back I was privileged to sit with trustworthy friends and wrestle, yet again, to find the smallest, most potent words (continue reading) ...

Jenny White April 2011

Jenny White
April 2011

April Update | Imagining More Than We Know

As I'm looking at the calendar, I am amazed that we are already in April. Even more surprising is the fact that tomorrow marks (continue reading) ...

Jenny White March 2011

Jenny White
March 2011

March Update | "The Darkest Hour Is Just Before Dawn"

Greetings from Dallas, where it is 75 degrees and the blossoms are bursting out of their buds with enthusiasm (continue reading) ...

Jenny White February 2011

Jenny White
February 2011

February Update

The new year is off to a great start for Art House Dallas and there is already so much to be thankful for (continue reading) ...