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Houston’s Bucket List

What Houstonians want, ranges from Lamborghinis and Trans-Ams to fixing the world to a lot of traveling, but it mostly means we’re like everyone else in the world, and it’s uniting.…

Interrogation with Hanksy: NY’s Beloved Monster

Being a street artist is about having confidence. There are elements fighting against one’s actions: a dangerous rooftop ledge, a possible passing train over a bridge, property owners and police.…

No Face No Case; We’ve got it covered!

No Face No Case; We’ve got it covered!

Of course, not everyone considers graffiti to be art. Some people might go as far as to call it a public nuisance, but as Degollado sees it, “because street art’s roots are grounded in a subculture, it of course goes against the grain. It will always be seen as a nuisance to people, but therein lies the beauty. It challenges ideals, it creates dialogue, and a chance to inform and reform.”…

STATION MUSEUM’S COLLECTIVE REACTION

STATION MUSEUM’S COLLECTIVE REACTION

This week, The Station Museum of Contemporary Art procures a selection of technologically and media driven artworks by a globally diverse group of artists in their show, Collective Reaction. Like a post rider speeding through optical fiber cables, news and events travel instantaneously, which can bring positive aspects but, as demonstrated by these works, also raise many issues of media biases, inflections and personal identity.…

An Interview with Pricasso

An Interview with Pricasso

Soft definitely I so much more manageable, I can squeeze it stretch it bend it to get different effects. It is so much more precise.…

John Singer Sargent: The Watercolors

John Singer Sargent: The Watercolors

Watercolors in general, unlike oil paintings, are more difficult to make because you can’t just paint over your mistake. …

LoneStar Explosion 2014

LoneStar Explosion 2014

Presenting Houston with a plethora of performance art, the Lone Star Explosion 2014 Biennal is a four-day festival centered around three days of performance art. In a time when performance art is gaining traction in the art world, the Lone Star Explosion 2014 festival displays a powerful variety of voices.…

Revealing Through Hand and Eye: Lisa Qualls Delivers Various Forms of Art for the City and Beyond

Revealing Through Hand and Eye: Lisa Qualls Delivers Various Forms of Art for the City and Beyond

I decided to do this last year when I was driving from Baton Rouge, where I grew up, to Monroe, LA to visit the Masur Museum. I was thinking about how much growing up in such an incredible place has shaped me both as an individual and an artist. …

Braque & Magritte rock the canvas

Braque & Magritte rock the canvas

Two current fine art exhibits highlight some of the best works by…

CRASIS:  When Art and Technology Collide

CRASIS: When Art and Technology Collide

Without getting too technical, CRASIS looks like what life inside the world of TRON would look like. Visually the exhibition will be that of several installations that encompass all of the three rooms of The Brandon. This includes an {exurb} installation that mixes light squares coupled with an arpeggio trigger to be utilized in an interactive way that also form patterns. The evening begins with the music of James Templeton of LIMB, who will performing two compositions written just for the installation.…

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