Apparitions: Frottages and Rubbings from 1860 to Now
September 11 - January 3, 2016
1515 Sul Ross, Houston, TX 77006 Get directions
An exhibition of 100 works on paper that explores the historical roots and prominence of frottage, the method of mark-making through rubbing. Predominantly associated with Max Ernst, who claimed to have discovered the technique, frottage has an expansive history. This exhibition is co-organized with the Hammer Museum and is curated by Allegra Pesenti, Curator at Large for the Menil Drawing Institute.