Exhibition on Display: November 2-December 30 2017
Reception: Opening Reception: Friday, November 3, 6 - 11 PM
Artists: Arthur Brouthers and Ben Willis, Johan Barrios and Jay Wilkinson,
Janna Tidwell and Yvonne Domenge, Leah Yerpe and Marshall Harris, Jeremy Joel
and Steve Kim, Dan Lam and Andres Anza
Fort Works Art announces DUETS 2.0 November 1 through December 30, 2017, a
reemergence of 2016's exhibition Duets A Comparison of Realities, showcasing 7
sets of artists working in similar mediums, themes, or styles in an effort to
take the audience through an exploration of comparative works. DUETS 2.0 is a
mixed-media juxtaposition that highlights artists from all over the country
whose work has been featured in Hi Fructose, Juxtapoz, VICE, and more.
DUETS 2.0 features Arthur Brouthers and Ben Willis, Johan Barrios and Jay
Wilkinson, Janna Tidwell and Yvonne Domenge, Leah Yerpe and Marshall Harris,
Jeremy Joel and Steve Kim, Dan Lam and Andres Anza.
2017 EXHIBITION CALENDAR
Cordelia Bailey: One Last Shot Feb 21 - March 18, 2017 Dontrius Williams: One More Shot Feb 21 - March 18, 2017
Photography show featuring local artists Cordelia Bailey and Dontrius Williams
28Grams March 23 - May 20, 2017 (Reception: Sat, March 25, Noon - 9pm)
#28Grams is a blockbuster show featuring 28 of the most successful artists today culled from Instagram
Crystal Wagner May 24 - June 24, 2017
Crystal Wagner (b. 1982) creates sculptural paper works that mimic natural
forms. Her work utilizes elements of craft and assemblage presented with an
organic and fluid sense of being and movement.
Betsy Price High School Art Competition May 24 - June 3, 2017
Jay Wilkinson June 28 - July 29, 2017 (Reception: Sat, July 15, 6 - 9pm)
Jay Wilkinson is a Fort Worth based painter and sculptor. This is his first
official solo exhibition and the massive paintings and sculptures will comprise
the entire gallery. Prior to the show, Wilkinson will complete a residency at
Fort Works Art
Ben Willis: Candy Land Aug 2 - Sept 2, 2017
The bright colors and resin surfaces of Phoenix based artist Ben Willis are
instantly recognizable. Willis investigates patterning through geometry, color
relationships, layering and texture.
Candy Castle Aug 2 - Sept 2, 2017
Group sculpture show curated by Ben Willis will feature heavy hitters from
around the country.
Friday Night: Lights Out Sept 7 - Oct 14, 2017 (Reception: Sat, Sept 9, 6 - 9pm)
A retrospective of the work of Greg Ploetz - Fort Worth artist and former
football player whose life was cut short by CTE. Friday Night: Lights Out
examines CTE and brings up questions about how the future of contact sports
Knowledge Bennett Oct 18 - Nov 25, 2017 (Reception TBD)
Knowledge Bennett uses familiar pop references to create a new image making a
statement about our culture.
New Pop Oct 18 - Nov 25, 2017
Tax Collection will curate an exhibition featuring a new form of pop art being dubbed New Pop.
About FORT WORKS ART
FORT WORKS ART: Fort Works Art is committed to bringing life, vitality and
energy to the art scene in Fort Worth, TX. They are a resource for both
seasoned collectors and the everyday individual. Existing somewhere between
a gallery, a cultural center and a museum, Fort Works Art strives to
continually evolve into its' own entity, free from the traditional labels
of the art world. They exist to support the arts, to give back to the
community and to inspire youth.