Without the fanfare and pared down in budget, projects like Mary Ellen Carroll’s much-hyped house moving art piece Prototype 180 are gaining traction as a popular pastime! Houston neighborhood blog The Heights Life reports a the recent 90-degree rotation of a vintage bungalow at 19th and Herkimer Streets, speculating that the rotation-in-place had “something to do with the historic district.” Rotating the corner-lot house would change its legal address, placing it either under (or out from under) historic district regulation.
also by Bill Davenport
- Lego My Art! - January 30th, 2016
- Archive: Painting on My Planet/The Top Ten Painters in Houston - January 1st, 2016
- Archive: Tire Iron 0: Cropduster: Hills Snyder/Chris Sauter - December 28th, 2015
- DMA Crane Flip Video - April 26th, 2015
- Helmreich New Dean of Fine Arts at TCU - April 25th, 2015