About The Art Foundation (est. 2012)
The Art Foundation is an artist collective based in Dallas, with current members Andrew Douglas Underwood, Ryder Richards, and Lucia Simek. Formed as an investigative endeavor employing open intellectual practices, the group aims to cultivate artistic dialogue in Dallas through concise critical and aesthetic explorations in the form of exhibitions, interventions and the written word.
Founding members: Andrew Douglas Underwood, Ryder Richards, Joshua Goode, and Lucia Simek.
April 15, 2012
Fountainhead: the enduring influence of Marcel Duchamp, Gibson Lofts, Dallas
Fountainhead, the book, is accepted into the Nasher Sculpture Center’s permanent collection.
August 8, 2012
Art in the Public Sphere, The MAC, Dallas
October 27- Dec 15, 2012
twain, Gray Matters, Dallas
semigloss. Magazine publishes “Fail Strong”
“Dallas Biennial 2012 vol. 4″
September 14- November 2, 2013
Asteroid Belt of Trash Blocking Transmissions of Love, The Reading Room, Dallas
D Magazine: “The Nasher’s Big Book of Urinals” by Peter Simek
Art This Week: Video documentation of “Art in the Public Sphere”
Art N Seek: “Is Public Art in Dallas an Oxymoron?” Jerome Weeks
Temporary Review, Site/Project Profile
Dallas Observer “Best Local Art Exhibition: DallasSites and DallasSites: Available Space” Sept. 25
Glasstire.com “Boom Town: A Recap” by Rafael Barrientos Martinez, Aug. 23
Dallas Observer “The DMA Gives a Shit About Local Art. It’s Time You Did Too.” by Jaimie Laughlin, July 24
glasstire.com “Asteroid Belt of Trash Blocking Transmissions of Love” by Colette Copeland, Oct. 15
Art N Seek: “Why Are Art Collectives Popping Up Everywhere?” by Joan Davidow, Oct. 22