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An exhibition featuring work by twenty-two artists who have exhibited at the Galveston Artist Residency. The show is curated by Eric Schnell and includes work by Nick...Read More
Come meet “esteemed” members of the media Joel Luks of CultureMap, Molly Glentzer of the Houston Chronicle, and Glasstire’s own Texas Editor, the legendary Bill...Read More
Take another look at Paul Kremer’s series this time with an expert in great art and ugly rooms, our own Bill Davenport! Davenport will lead...Read More
Houston artist Bill Davenport, with the help of the Galveston Parks Board’s Beach Cleaning squad, has been gathering truckloads of the finest waterlogged and salt-cured...Read More
Art League Houston’s 2012 Texas Patrons of the Year exhibition features over thirty-five works from thirty-three defining Texas artists including Amy Blakemore, Bill Davenport, The...Read More
Davenport sets up a plein-air portrait studio at Houston’s Discovery Green Flea.
High art, low craft, and bargains galore as Bill Davenport’s mid-career retrospective appropriates the cells of the Old Jail Art Center as a working junk...Read More
Houston art provocateur Paul Horn, infamous for dubious, yet energetic art-related events celebrates his 35th birthday with an “urban art ambush” featuring Amerimo$e, Ian Anderson,...Read More
Perhaps it’s only fitting that an international treasure should turn up in Texas. “It’s a little more up-market than the kind of thing I am...Read More
Part roadside attraction, part excavation, Davenport unearths pathetic monuments from contemporary mass culture.
Bill Davenport invites you to Optical Projects to experience Giles Lyon’s Psychedelic Cave Paintings. Lyon calls his work “pure tachisme,” a purely intuitive form of...Read More
With the Armory behind us, art fair-goers can turn their attentions closer to home. The 2011 Dallas Art Fair begins April 7th and promises to...Read More
Monster Show Five is back in H-town for HALLOWEEN 2010 with works by Eileen Maxson, Seth Alverson, Trenton Doyle Hancock, Robyn O’Neil, Aimee Jones, Robert...Read More
The Houston Community College-Central 2010 Art Faculty Exhibit includes 27 artists working in a variety of media, including new work by Bill Davenport, Beth Secor,...Read More
Check out the Yard Sale Time Machine taking place Saturday, October 23 at 1141 E. 16th St. @ Studewood. Bring your cash ’cause they’ll be...Read More
After presenting several impressive, roving exhibitions at different spaces around town, Zoya Tommy settles in and presents PG Contemporary’s inaugural exhibition, OUTLOUD at 3227 1/2...Read More
BOX 13 ArtSpace hosts it’s semi-annual fundraiser, The Empty Box, for a one night only affair with open studios and a raffle with a huge...Read More
Optical Project and our very own Bill Davenport bring Los Angeles artist, Melissa Thorne to H-Town! For her Optical Project installation, Thorne pairs hand-printed curtains...Read More
The stars are aligned with an exhibition curated by prodigal artist, gallerist, and former UH painting graduate Zoya Tommy of work by former Core Fellow Santiago...Read More
Cody Ledvina and Brian Rod open an additional space to compliment their artist run gallery The Joanna. Right around the corner from the original space...Read More
Join Diverseworks to celebrate the 2010 The Idea Fund grantees! The Idea Fund is a new re-granting program for Texas-based artists, administered through Aurora Picture...Read More
Glasstire’s news editor Bill Davenport has found a bunch of hard-edge abstract paintings in thrift stores over the summer, and he’ll have them on view....Read More
Houston’s zoning-free approach to land use makes us unique among other large American cities. It adds to the flavor of the city, but has also...Read More
"Houston’s Apama Mackey Gallery is hoping to Keep Houston Rich with a low-budget sell-off of local art titled the AMG Visual Stimulus Package. One day...Read More
"The exhibition Morris Chackas: Still Lives 1973-1982 is the first in Optical Projects ‘Museum Series,’ and are not for sale. Many of the paintings are...Read More
Hello-Lucky is celebrating their 1 year anniversary with a party and exhibit! Celebrate with them and check out new work by our own Bill Davenport,...Read More
In addition to the show featuring Dallas arist Ludwig Schwartz, Optical Project founder and Glasstire’s own Bill Davenport will also be hosting the grand opening...Read More
Check out a new set of paintings by London-based painter (and former Core fellow) Maggie Hills — the inaugural show at Bill Davenport’s new space!!
TCU has opened a new art gallery called Fort Worth Contemporary Arts! Curated by TCU’s Frances Colpitt, this inagural exhibition features sculpture by twelve Texas...Read More
Small-scale works by twenty artists including Bill Davenport, David Aylsworth, and 2007 Arthouse prize winner Katrina Moorhead, among others.
Also on view will be Bill Davenport's macrame owl collection (over 150 objects, one of which was seen on "That 70s Show" !!!!!!!!!) This is...Read More
Edelmann is still doing those trompe l'oiel package paintings (Bill Davenport wrote about them for us back in '02).