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The Rauschenberg Project: Holed Up

The world premiere of a new multimedia work by acclaimed, Houston-born Jazz pianist and composer Jason Moran, inspired by the work of artist Robert Rauschenberg....

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Organized Love: Ideas on Non-Violence

Contemporary artists and writers respond to the history of nonviolent struggle in Houston and related visual culture. Work by Regina Agu, Rabe’a Ballin, Gregory Michael...

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Welcome to the Personhood

In this exhibition, you will find yourself surrounded by people depicted by people. This will also be a chance to check out the new Bermac...

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Texas Draws III

Texas Draws is a biennial exhibition that highlights drawings by contemporary Texas artists. Artists: Jorge Alegría, Kim Bishop, Sara Frantz, Tina Fuentes, Marshall K. Harris,...

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Robert Pruitt: First Contact

Hometown hero Pruitt returns to his H-town stomping grounds hot on the heels of a solo show at The Studio Museum Harlem.  

L’esprit de l’escalier

An exhibition featuring works by members of DiverseWorks’ Artist Board, including Lucinda Cobley, Jamal Cyrus, Sasha Dela, Lydia Hance, Hank Hancock, Trenton Doyle Hancock, John...

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A series of five one-week laboratory residencies curated by artist Robert Pruitt, addressing themes of Black imagination, creativity, and commodification. Featuring Jamal Cyrus, Nathaniel Donnett,...

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Eight significant Houston artists: Daniel Anguilu, Robert Pruitt, Prince Varughese Thomas, Forrest Prince, Lynn Randolph, Fabio D’Aroma, Serena Lin Bush, and Floyd Newsum.

HCC Central Annual Faculty Show

Showcases 23 of the artists who teach at Central including Corey Ackelmire, Bennie Flores Ansell, Nick Barbee, Gladys Bel, Joanne Brigham, Scott Carothers, Nathan Dube,...

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The State of Drawing

Eleven artists living and working in Texas including Michael Bise, Karin Broker, Bill Haveron, Jayne Lawrence, Debbie LeBlanc, Leigh Anne Lester, M, Robyn O’Neil, Robert...

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Robert Pruitt: Recent Drawings

Recent drawings by Houston artist Robert Pruitt combine elements of SciFi, hiphop culture, and comic book graphics with black political and social issues.

Robert Pruitt: This Rejection of the Conqueror

Large-scale figurative drawings, sculpture, and video of the Houston-based, African American artist Robert Pruitt address timely political and cultural identity issues often with subtle humor.

Robert Pruitt: You Are Your Own Twin

Portrait drawings of people existing in flux, illustrating W.E.B. Du Bois’ notion of “double consciousness” via style and dress. Pruitt’s  show This Rejection of the...

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Monster Show Five

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...

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Robert Pruitt: The Forever People

Robert Pruitt, who came to prominence as a member of Otabenga Jones & Associates and was included in the 2006 Whitney Biennial, has a new series of...

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Homecoming IV: Art Alumni Biennial

Works by 20+ alumns, including four who memorialize Michael Jackson. (Pictured is Robert Pruitt’s East Texas Marvel, 2007).


Hooks-Epstein Galleries is celebrating 40 years in business with a huge exhibit featuring sculpture, works on paper, and paintings. Artists in the exhibit include Julie...

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