The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.28.17

by January 28, 2017 0 comments

“The modern artist… is working and expressing an inner world – in other words – expressing the energy, the motion, and other inner forces.” ~ Jackson Pollock ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Trust” (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! ••• The Poetry Forum …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 02.01.17

by January 25, 2017 0 comments

Join forces with Mad Swirl & Swirve this 1st Wednesday of February (aka 02.01.17) 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 heapin’ helpin’ of musical mad grooves from Swirve, share in the Mad Swirl’n festivities, & if the spirit …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.21.17

by January 21, 2017 0 comments

“Art is about profundity. It’s about connecting to everything that it means to be alive… “ ~ Jeff Koons ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Transcendence” (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! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s Poetry …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.14.17

by January 14, 2017 0 comments

“Be daring, be different, be impractical, be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace, the slaves of the ordinary.” ~ Cecil Beaton ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Untitled Portrait of Brooke” (above) by featured artist William Zuback. To see more of William’s mad snaps, as well as our other featured …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.07.17

by January 7, 2017 0 comments

“Poetry is man’s rebellion against being what he is.” ~ James Branch Cabell ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Learning to Fly” (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! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we reposed to …

Notes of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 01.04.17

by January 5, 2017 0 comments

If your New Year’s resolution was to create more madness in this world, well you mad ones did it this past 1st Wednesday at our first open mic for 2017! Here’s a shout out to all who graced us with their words, their songs, their divine madnesses… (check out the Facebook LIVE feed right here) Hosts: Johnny O & MH …