The Best of Mad Swirl : 12.31.16

by on December 31, 2016 :: 0 comments

“An artist must possess Nature. He must identify himself with her rhythm, by efforts that will prepare the mastery which will later enable him to express himself in his own language.” ~ Henri Matisse ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “And She Danced” (above) by featured artist William Zuback. To see more of William’s mad snaps, as well as our other featured …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 01.04.17

by on December 26, 2016 :: 0 comments

Was your New Year’s resolution to create more madness in this world? Wow, that was ours too! Then join forces with Mad Swirl & Swirve this 1st Wednesday of January (aka 01.04.17) at 8:00 SHARP as we continue to swirl up our mic madness at our mad mic-ness home, Dallas’ City Tavern! Come on out, one & all. Get a …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 12.24.16

by on December 24, 2016 :: 0 comments

(this fine festive pic courtesy of Tyler Malone) “Art is Art. Everything else is everything else.” ~ Ad Reinhardt ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Love Defined” (above) by featured artist William Zuback. To see more of William’s mad snaps, as well as our other featured artists, visit our Mad Gallery! We think you may recognize our featured visual artist’s latest batch …

New Featured Artist : William Zuback

by on December 22, 2016 :: 0 comments

Love Defined – William Zuback We think you may recognize our featured visual artist’s latest batch of mad photos because there’s nothing quite like what William Zuback brings. Either way, whether you’ve seen his work before or not, you’re sure in for a treat! Looking at Zuback’s visionary work almost instantly plants you in some other world – one with …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 12.17.16

by on December 17, 2016 :: 0 comments

“Don’t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets; art deserves that, for it and knowledge can raise man to the Divine.” ~ Ludwig van Beethoven ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Mr. Warner: 4” (above) by featured artist(s) Daniel Ableev & Bob Schroder. To see more of Daniel & Bob’s mad ‘toons, as well as our other featured …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 12.10.16

by on December 11, 2016 :: 0 comments

“Well we all shine on / Like the moon and the stars and the sun / Well we all shine on / Ev’ryone come on” ~ John Lennon ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Mr. Warner: 3” (above) by featured artist(s) Daniel Ableev & Bob Schroder. To see more of Daniel & Bob’s mad ‘toons, as well as our other featured artists, …

Notes of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 12.07.16

by on December 11, 2016 :: 0 comments

’t’was the season for some Holiday Hijinx and a perfect reason for all the Mad girls and boys to Swirl up some noise! They all brought their holiday hoots and howls together to swirlebrate the whole spectrum of expression this time of year invokes. It’s was all you, all us, all together in our Mad Holiday Hijinx Swirl-ebration! Here’s a …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 12.03.16

by on December 3, 2016 :: 0 comments

“The task of the artist at any time is uncompromisingly simple to discover what has not yet been done, and to do it.” ~ Craig Raine ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Mr. Warner: 2” (above) by featured artist(s) Daniel Ableev & Bob Schroder. To see more of Daniel & Bob’s mad ‘toons, as well as our other featured artists, visit our …

Mad Swirl Open Mic: 12.07.16

by on December 2, 2016 :: 0 comments

‘t’is the season for some Holiday Hijinx and a perfect reason for Mad girls and boys to Swirl up some noise! Bring your holiday hoots and howls together; the whole spectrum of expression this time of year invokes. It’s all you, all us, all together in our Mad Holiday Hijinx Swirl-ebration! Join we merry Mad ones (with musical guests Gerard …