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Beauty Is Embarrassing
You may not know his name, but you know Wayne White's artwork from Pee-wee's Playhouse or his MTV award-winning design work.
"...You may not know his name, but you know his work. Pop artist and..."

Oct. 5, 2012 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Bedside Manner: A Phone Is Not a Book
Turning a page on a bad habit
"...of Beasts, but I stopped cold due to other distractions...."

May 29, 2012 Books Post by Amy Smith

Mad genius TV writer Dan Harmon (Community) embarks on a 20-city tour taping his popular podcast in front of live audiences.
"...must be magnetically pulled to mad geniuses. Following up his terrific portrait of artist Wayne White, 2012’s Beauty Is..."

Oct. 24, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Wayne White's Big Art Adventure Arrives on TV Tonight
'Beauty Is Embarrassing' doc debuts on PBS at 9pm
" look at the weird world of Wayne White, Beauty Is Embarrassing bounces along the emotional spectrum from hilarity..."

Jan. 21, 2013 Screens Post by Jessi Cape

Wayne White at the Violet Crown
Artist & Pee-Wee puppeteer at screenings tonight and tomorrow
"...If you see the new doc Beauty Is Embarrassing, you'll see a whole lot of award-winning..."

Oct. 5, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Say Goodbye to Domy Books, Say Hello to Farewell
An Austin epicenter of art and words prepares for metamorphosis
"...Russell Etchen is moving on...."

Dec. 21, 2012 Books Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Trailer Hitch, 3/10
Masters of art
"...seen screen time – he was Emmy awarded for his set and puppet design on Pee Wee’s Playhouse, and..."

March 10, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Beauty Is Embarrassing: The Art of Wayne White
White's phrases painted meticulously onto found artworks leave us at a loss for words
"...'Beauty Is Embarrassing: The Art of Wayne White'Domy Books, 913..."

March 16, 2012 Arts Review by Wayne Alan Brenner

Beauty Is Embarrassing
'Beauty Is Embarrassing'
"...Beauty Is EmbarrassingDocumentary Spotlight D: Neil Berkeley; with Wayne White..."

March 16, 2012 Screens Feature by Anne Harris

SXSW Film Review: 'Harmontown'
'Community' creator lets it all hang out
"...Following up his terrific portrait of artist Wayne White, 2012’s Beauty Is..."

March 9, 2014 SXSW Post by Kimberley Jones

SXSW 2012 Film Lineup Announced
'21 Jump Street' selected as Centerpiece Film
"...films – spread across categories including competition films, Emerging Visions, Headliners, the music-oriented 24 Beats Per Second, and more..."

Feb. 1, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

SXSW Film First Wave Announced
Jonesing for Joss Whedon? He'll be here shortly
"...Marvel-supergroup summer movie The Avengers. And nope, it’s not his shrouded-in-mystery backyard Shakespeare to-do, either. This one’s more under..."

Jan. 12, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

At Play in the Fields of the Lord
"...Indians in Amazonia may be a compelling read, but this film adaptation of his novel, undoubtedly faithful to the..."

Jan. 24, 1992 Movie Review by Steve Davis

FotoATX: "Austin Women by Austin Women" at the Elisabet Ney Museum
The five women showing photographs capture the beauty, passion, grace, and resilience of being a woman in Austin today
"...In the corner gallery of the Elisabet Ney Museum, once home to the eponymous Ney, herself..."

Jan. 26, 2018 Arts Review by Melany Jean

Top 10 From Visual Art in 2012
In an exceptional year for seeing art, deconstructed graphics, technosculpture, and detailed drawings stood out
"...Every show I saw this year was worth seeing – which isn't always true,..."

Jan. 4, 2013 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Every Last Word
Vincent Gallo: The Complete Transcript
"...Vincent Gallo is a man of many words. Many, many words. The..."

Nov. 30, 2007 Screens Feature by Mark Fagan

Stone Soul Booksigning
Interview With Filmmaker and Author Oliver Stone
"...Stone at the Paramount photograph by Minh Oliver Stone is one of the most controversial and accomplished American filmmakers...."

Oct. 17, 1997 Screens Feature by Edward Lagrossa

Film Reviews
"...Kidman, Matt Dillon, Joaquin Phoenix, Casey Affleck, Illeana Douglas, Alison Folland, Dan Hedaya, Kurtwood Smith, Wayne Knight, Maria Tucci,..."

Oct. 6, 1995 News Feature

NFL Preview
"...Playing the psychic game is rather difficult, just ask the singing psychic of Texas,..."

Sept. 3, 2007 Sports Post by Timothy Braun

Film Reviews
"...Chang, Frances You, Johnny Mah, Callum Rennie, Donald Fong. Multiculturalism as a concept is something to which most of..."

Oct. 13, 1995 News Feature

"...Hall, William H. Macy, Melinda Dillon, Jeremy Blackman, Tom Cruise, Julianne Moore, Melora Walters...."

Aug. 4, 2000 Screens Review by Sarah Hepola

Film Reviews
"...12 MONKEYSD: Terry Gilliam; with Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt, Christopher Plummer, Frank Gorshin, Jon..."

Jan. 5, 1996 News Feature

SXSW Live Shot: Lou Reed Tribute
‘Real Good Time Together’
"...It’s the nature of a beast like this tribute organized by Alejandro Escovedo and Richard Barone that..."

March 15, 2014 Music Post by Michael Toland

Mike Figgis
Digital Filmmaking
" Mike Figgis..."

June 8, 2007 Screens Review by Spencer Parsons

This Magic Moment
15 Years of the Austin Music Awards
"...Music Hall, Paul Ray will again emcee, while Barton is due to perform with Jimmie Vaughan (a previous winner..."

March 7, 1997 Music Feature by Andy Langer

Little Fleshlets, On the Run
"...illustration by Jason Stout..."

July 23, 1999 Column by Michael Ventura

Our readers talk back.
"...the SBOE" [July 25] and a subsequent letter of praise:..."

Aug. 8, 2003 Column

Warning! Nudity!
Austinites love to shed their clothes, and a number of them do it onstage -- what's up with that? Some of the city's most nakedness-prone actors, performance artists, and directors expose their reasons to arts writer Ada Calhoun.
"...What is it about this town and public nudity? Whether it's..."

April 14, 2000 Arts Feature by Ada Calhoun

Gung Ho
Q&A with punk priestess Patti Smith.
"...the course of their conversations for a promotional interview disc released in conjunction with the singer's then-new album, Mule..."

March 31, 2000 Music Feature by Jody Denberg

Y Ask X and Y?
"...Chad Salvata Oh. My. God...."

Jan. 1, 1999 Arts Feature by Sarah Hepola

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