Dancers by the Sea



Allison Merriweather is a Houston based artist who is passionately curious about the world. Her paintings are primarily narrative dreamscapes, in which there are references to curious happenings and the wonders all around us. Figures dance and float through the air given to whimsical flights of fancy. Allison has developed a intuitive, unique visual language that combines folk and surrealist sensibilities. The artist works in a variety of mediums and her work currently resides in galleries and private collections throughout Texas and beyond.  Visit her artistic website at

A crop of this painting is located on this issue’s fiction page.