Frantzen is a master of alla prima portrait painting, as demonstrated recently in her two-day workshop at Austin's private art academy, Atelier Dojo.
A quick word about artists to see -- Melanie Hickerson at the Dougherty Arts Center and Naomi Schlinke and Robert Turner at the Northern-Southern Gallery
"If These Walls Could Talk" brings a life force into the Neill-Cochran House that awakens the spirit of the manor and hurtles it into the 21st century.
The Jigglewatts performed Starry Soiree, an erotic stripping to music, on November 7th show at the Sterling Events Center as one of a monthly series.
Michael Ray Charles's "The Artist as Archivist" exhibit potently demonstrates the artist's unwavering ability to confront a horrific past.