Tuesday, May 15
Patty Griffin plays an acoustic set
by the lake indoors at Rosine Hall, in a coup for the Dallas Arboretum.
Architect Ike Isenhour designed a private jet using gem-grade diamonds. He’ll talk the hows and whys of his luxury projects across the globe at the Heritage Auctions showroom as part of the HA speaker series.
Wednesday, May 16
Sophie Fiennes followed Grace Jones for a decade, at the Jamaican artist’s request to collaborate on a film. The intimate work that resulted, Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami, is at Texas Theatre for one last screening.
Thursday, May 17
Pulitzer winner Kendrick Lamar and SZA play the Dos Equis Pavilion. Lamar is the first artist to earn the prize who is not a jazz or classical musician, which says as much about him as it does the falling-back of labels and divisions when it comes to genre. There’s a good exchange on this and Lamar’s masterpiece DAMN at the New York Times.