Last night, Various Small Fires opened its newest location in downtown Dallas. Founded by Esther Kim Varet in Los Angeles in 2012, the art gallery has successfully established a location in Seoul Korea and now its Texas location makes its third. The April 14 celebration began with a VIP preview and cocktail hour in the gallery, followed by a seated dinner at Sassetta. A few notable guests included artists in the exhibition Rosson Crow and Daniel Rios Rodriguez, Dallas Museum of Art curators Katherine Brodbeck and Vivian Li, deputy director of the Dallas Contemporary Carolina Alvarez-Mathies, art consultants Cindy Schwartz and Robyn Siegel and collectors Meg and Chris Temple and Nadia and Jason Freedman.
Various Small Fires Opens Its Third Art Gallery Outpost in Downtown Dallas
On April 14, artists, creatives and art world figures gathered in Texas to celebrate the gallery’s new location, featuring an inaugural group exhibition that highlights the artists’ personal relationship they have with their home state.