Public Trust: The Hidden Agenda

Public Trust: The Hidden Agenda

Paul Ramírez Jonas, “His Truth Is Marching On.” Courtesy of the Contemporary…

2016 Art in Review: Electric Boogaloo

2016 Art in Review: Electric Boogaloo

Last year was indeed an arduous one, but it provided some powerful programming and projects to help us realign our focus. From large institutions to small project spaces, all the stops were certainly being pulled. Perhaps it was the unfolding of the political climate or racing towards uncertainty that sparked an abundant variety of conversations within the arts;…

Inescapable Changes: The Hidden Agenda

Inescapable Changes: The Hidden Agenda

This week in Houston brings in opening receptions at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston and Rice Gallery, the first annual Weird Homes Tour Houston, and a unique site-specific performance at the James Turrell Skyspace.…

Going Wild: The Hidden Agenda

Going Wild: The Hidden Agenda

Celan Bouillet, “Texas Tapestry,” 2016 (detail)   This week in Houston brings…

Bury The Past: The Hidden Agenda

Bury The Past: The Hidden Agenda

This week offers up a number of artist talks and exhibition openings at Capsule Gallery, Blaffer Art Museum, Redbud Gallery and more, as well as the Young Patrons party at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston.…

Work in Progress: The Hidden Agenda

Work in Progress: The Hidden Agenda

This week brings in artist talks and exhibition openings at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Project Row Houses and more, as well as the construction of a sand mandala by Tibetan monks at the Asia Society Texas Center.…

Inside the Box: The Hidden Agenda

Inside the Box: The Hidden Agenda

This week in Houston brings in a lecture about successfully utilizing "white box" galleries at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, sound and performance event at the Center for Contemporary Craft, and the final installment of the LEAN, BLEAK concert series at HOMEcore.…

The Hidden Agenda: A New Perspective

The Hidden Agenda: A New Perspective

This week brings in an array of exciting art and film events, including opening receptions for unique exhibitions at Art League Houston, Redbud Gallery and Houston Community College's Wedge Space.…

The Hidden Agenda: Going Punk

The Hidden Agenda: Going Punk

Hilary Lloyd. Photo: Blaffer Art Museum   This week brings in a…

Punk Legends Mydolls Take Stage at CAMH

Punk Legends Mydolls Take Stage at CAMH

Formed nearly four decades ago by Trish Herrera, Dianna Ray, Linda Younger and George Reyes, Mydolls have become established as one of Houston's most venerated punk bands. In 1980, the group was invited to conduct an on-air interview with BBC Radio 1 host and tastemaker John Peel in London, and in 1984, Mydolls appeared in Wim Wenders' movie Paris, Texas and were invited to attend the New York City premiere and perform at the afterparty, held at the infamous Danceteria.…

The Hidden Agenda: Pride Yourself

The Hidden Agenda: Pride Yourself

Photo courtesy of Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau. Photo credit: Spenser…

Flow at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

Flow at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

Photo from the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston / Tumblr   Korean born artist…