Author: Betsy Huete


“Getups” by Dennis Nance at Settlement Goods

Art shown in the summer (certainly in Houston) tends toward the light-hearted, and Dennis Nance’s show “Getups” epitomizes this. Housed within the retail-clothing store called […]

“Getups” by Dennis Nance at Settlement Goods

CounterCurrent: Moved by the Motion

[Disclosure: I was a graduate intern at DiverseWorks at the time of this performance.]  “So again, Camp rests on innocence. That means Camp discloses innocence, […]

boychild, preparing for performance

CounterCurrent: Rerememberer

It all started with a red-haired grandma at a loom. On Friday night April 11, 2014, as local Houston weaver Mary Welch rendered the pattern […]

CounterCurrent: Rerememberer

CounterCurrent: The Invisible City

Last Wednesday through Sunday, April 9-13 Houston was graced with the first CounterCurrent Festival–five days of experimental performance organized by the University of Houston’s Cynthia […]

View of the sewage treatment facility