Art Car Museum Curator, Artist And Mechanic Tom Jones Killed In Car Accident

There are those that might be surprised to find out that art flourishes in Houston, though they may not be surprised to find out that the medium of choice in the epicenter of America's energy industry is the automobile. The city of bayous is home to the Art Car Museum, also known as the "Garage Mahal," and the annual… » 5/13/08 12:15pm 5/13/08 12:15pm

"Splinter" Apparently Popular Name For Wooden Cars

The Splinter wooden supercar we saw last week is apparently going to be the second car bearing the foreboding moniker. Artist Isaac Cohen displayed his version of a wooden car named Splinter a couple of weeks ago at the Houston Art Car Parade. The gull-wing wonder is the result of thousands of hours of work and while… » 4/28/08 9:20am 4/28/08 9:20am