Peter S. Briggs is the Helen DeVitt Jones Curator of Art at the Museum of Texas Tech University, developer and director of the Artist Printmaker/Photographer Research Collection (AP/RC), and a member of graduate faculty in the Museum Science program where he teaches curatorial methodology.

A Lone Star Bonanza

It rained mackerel. It rained trout. —Tom Waits (1992)
This five-and-three-quarter-pound tome celebrates a quarter-century (1989–2014) of the persistence and imagination of native Texans Read More

Underground Art and Commerce

Building on a series of 2012 lectures they gave at the Cornerhouse cinema and gallery in Manchester, in this volume Ian Lowey and Suzy Prince survey an assortment of rowdy art made from the early 1960s through 2008 by a selection of mostly British and American artists. Read More