Hal Samples is a Dallas based artist that pushes the boundaries of expression and human connection through a variety of mediums ranging from still photography, film, performance art, location installations, and music. Hal has been an active participant in the Dallas art scene through various festivals, annual events and collaborations with and within the city of Dallas. Hal received the Dallas Observer’s Award for Best Soul Glow for Photography in 2006 and Best Art Gallery of Dallas in 2009. Hal is working on the post-production of his first feature length film Something From Nothing in between videoing his Grandma, dancing and eating cookies. Hal enjoys finding ways of weaving his work into the power of serving others.