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This head sculpture by Lithuanian-born artist Kostas Ulevicius was just one of the works featured at the MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival in 2012. Though he won’t be showing in 2018, expect plenty more quirky works at this year’s event, which is... Read more

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Sometimes the wildest things can be found in your own backyard. For local photographer Brian Luenser, it was his wife’s old family farm in Arlington, between Silo and Mansfield Webb roads. On the farm are three silos that have not been used for 5... Read more

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No, it’s not a Tyrannosaurus rex — it’s actually an Acrocanthosaurus, and a life-size replica can be found casually greeting visitors as they enter the Omni Theater on the north end of the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. It’s one of sev... Read more

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Near the intersection of Fabons and Rosedale streets stands the image of a time gone by — the Grand Theater, a former movie theater built in 1938. It once served as a place where African-American families could gather and watch movies during segr... Read more

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They don’t call it Funky Town for nothing. Photographer Brian Luenser stumbled upon this free hypnosis event at the Fort Worth Water Gardens on a hot August day in 2015. A group of hypnotists were hosting a “Street Hypnosis” event using “instant ... Read more

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The West Seventh Street Bridge opened in August 2013 amid much fanfare. It was the world’s first precast network arch bridge – in layman’s terms, it was constructed offsite at a nearby casting yard. Each arch is 163.5 feet long and weighs 300 ton... Read more

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This stately, 67-foot-tall structure made from COR-TEN steel stands resolutely outside The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, to which our staff awarded the Best Museum crown this year. The work’s name is Vortex, sculpted by California-born artist ... Read more

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We started this issue above the treetops, and we finish it below. In an October 2014 article recognizing the 40th birthday of the Fort Worth Water Gardens, the Star-Telegram described the nearly 4.5-acre park as “a wonderland hidden in plain sigh... Read more

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Seven years ago, Fort Worth and the downtown courthouse seen here were covered in a rarely seen blanket of white. The Dallas-Fort Worth area experienced a record-breaking snowfall that February, with DFW Airport reporting more than 12 inches of s... Read more

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Photographer Brian Luenser stumbled upon this pen of unattended livestock one Saturday on the banks of the Trinity River in 2012. He says he never quite figured out why they were there. But, in January, when the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo is... Read more

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Many residents depend on the Trinity Railway Express (TRE) commuter rail line that runs through the DFW Metroplex. Established by an agreement between Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) and the Fort Worth Transportation Authority (The T), the first... Read more

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| photo by Brian Luenser | Donated by Mexican artist Yvonne Domenge, Tabachin Ribbon sits at 1000 Throckmorton St. in front of the Municipal Court in downtown Fort Worth. The bright yellow sculpture arrived in 2014 during a Hispanic heritage cel... Read more

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| Photo by Brian Luenser | This Queen Anne-style designated historical home, known as The Garvey House, sits at 769 Samuels Ave. on a special lot on the Trinity River just south of downtown. “Vacant and spooky” as Brian Luenser describes it, he ... Read more

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This photo may look like it was taken in the 1920s, but Brian Luenser snapped it in August of 2013 when a historic car just happened to drive by. This building, now called The Neil P, was built in 1921. Neil P. Anderson came to Fort Worth from Te... Read more

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| Photo by Brian Luenser | Driving down Lancaster Avenue into downtown, you might not notice this historic building sitting on the street’s north side. But, take a closer look, and you’ll see Italian Renaissance architecture, Italian travertine,... Read more

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This aerial shot of Sundance Square Plaza shows the scene during Summer Movie Night, hosted in the Plaza every Wednesday in June. One July movie is scheduled this summer on July 7 thanks to rain cancellations. The movie screen sits at the base of... Read more

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Photographer Brian Luenser calls this bench “the best seat in town.” It also appears to be the best-kept secret in town as Brian claims he never sees anyone sitting on it. This quaint bench provides a view of Airfield Falls. Located in Westworth ... Read more

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This downtown building, known as the Historic 512, was designed by noted Fort Worth architect Wyatt C. Hendrick in 1928. It was originally an Elk's Lodge, and the building later became home to the downtown YWCA, now known as The Center for Transf... Read more

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If you spend much time downtown, this is the bell you hear ringing every hour. it is located inside the tarrant county courthouse clock tower. The bell went silent for more than a year from April 2011 to October 2012, when the clock tower underwe... Read more

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