Local arts writer wins national award

The following is a story that ran in the Jan. 3, 2023 edition of the Beaumont Enterprise. Linnis Blanton created the artwork pictured during the interview for Andy Coughlan's story that won the National Arts & Entertainment contest for arts feature more than 1,000 words. Artist and writer Andy Coughlan got an early Christmas present … Continue reading Local arts writer wins national award

‘Toward the Ultimate Figure’

Southeast Texas artist reviews Houston sculpture show “The Forest” by Alberto Giacometti, on display at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston through Feb, 12. Photo by Andy Coughlan When one thinks of a sculpted figure, they immediately imagine a muscular form carved from stone, something with weight both literally and figuratively. Many of Alberto Giacometti’s … Continue reading ‘Toward the Ultimate Figure’