Saturday, April 18, 2009


The Strategist, 2009
mixed media, 145 x 101 x 132 inches

We are very pleased by the positive response generated for Frances Bagley's new solo exhibition "Mixed Messages" -and would like to share some of the recent press, including interviews with the artist, reviews of the exhibition, and other articles, which can all be found below:

  • THE Magazine previews Frances Bagley & Matthew Porter's exhibition in their March issue. (click for the article on - download PDF article, permalink)
  • There is a brief interview with Bagley for Modern Luxury Dallas, which offers a glimpse into Bagley's art-making process. (download PDF article, permalink)
  • In the Dallas Observer, the reviewer presents a tongue-in-cheek relationship between Bagley & Porter's exhibitions with current world issues and the economy. (click for the article on - download PDF article, permalink)
  • Pegasus News interviews Bagley and discusses "Mixed Messages", Bagley's experience, and her fascination with textiles, hair, and other materials that have consistently appeared in her work throughout her career. (click for the article on - download PDF article, permalink)

Red Dog, 2003
fabric and strofoam, 12 x 30 x 28 inches

Also on exhibit Texas Twelve: The Second Biennial Survey of Texas Art and Artists” at Wichita Falls Museum of Art at Midwestern State University includes work by Frances Bagley, and another gallery artist Kathy Webster. The exhibition runs through June 6, 2009. [MAP]

For additional gallery press, click here, and for more on Frances Bagley, including her bio, and images of her work, click here. For any further information, or images, please contact Marty Walker Gallery.