For Immediate Release: On Stage

For Immediate Release: “On Stage” Tim Best and Tom Leininger bring together two diverging points of performance for a two-person show in the Upstairs Gallery at 500X in Dallas from November 5 through 27. Opening reception will be Saturday, November 5th from 7-10pm. Tim Best, a Dallas based artist, stages dramatic emotive scenes. His work presented is from his “making a scene” project that includes photography, video and a book release. The setting is blackness as if it were the mind void of thought. Then a spotlight illuminates a figure doing nothing but expressing emotion, that uniquely human behavior that…

Ro2 Art is Making a Scene

You are cordially invited to Ro2 Art’s Annual 5 Photographers Exhibition in Downtown Dallas on Akard Street between Elm and Main. The opening is Friday June 24th from 7 to 10pm. If you are in Dallas I hope you can stop by! The images I have on display are from my latest project, Making a Scene. More Information

Making a Scene at Design Within Reach Dallas

These works entitled joy and sadness (top to bottom) are part of Making a Scene, a project where I directed actors through a list of 49 emotions I found on Wikipedia. The actors improvised each emotion creating performances that I photographed. The actors that performed in these images are Sydney Daly and Paul Vaughn. Very special thanks to Ro2 Art for displaying these pieces at Design Within Reach at 4524 McKinney Ave, Ste 103 in Dallas.