Not only is it home to the largest contiguous arts district in the United States, but the gallery scene, world-class museums, and Dallas Arts Fair have brought in an international assortment of art, artists, and collectors.
Like in many art communities, DFW’s art institutions have not always focused on diversity, whether through representing diverse artists or providing exhibitions and programming for the city’s diverse communities.
This has resulted in two distinct art worlds in the region: powerful art institutions and commercial entities; and smaller, socially-conscious art initiatives.
“I’m all about making Dallas a more livable place for artists,” Crawford said.
And just as their clients span many cities and cultural scenes, Gossy’s work includes a startling range of activities.