Top Five February 4, 2016

Houston

UPCOMING EVENTS

ONGOING EXHIBITIONS

Saturday,  2.6.16

Opening

Joel Anderson: #Heatstroke 3D

Saturday,  2.6.16   |   5–8 pm
Joel Anderson combines encaustic medium with 3D printing. The show is inspired by the artist's recent trip to MoMA.
Houston  |  Archway Gallery
Opening

Rosine Kouamen

Saturday,  2.6.16   |   6–9 pm
"Rosine Kouamen is a visual artist working in various media.  Her artistic practice endeavors to capture the transformation of humanity through visual narratives, with underlying themes of gender, urbanism and the African identity."
Houston  |  Gspot Gallery
Opening

Dreaming of You

Saturday,  2.6.16   |   6–9 pm
An exhibition featuring work by Zoe Berg and Sable Mirelez. Some things this show will include (via the gallery):- Video projected onto a custom screen made of old lady tablecloth fabric interacting with sculptures in the yard. - A collection of cat toy fertility goddesses - Drawings of keepsakes left by a recently passed father - A series of paintings and videos arranged on and around "furniture" - Painted tapestries depicting the women from ABBA, as well as - '90s pop culture references like the Spice Girls and Selena - Quilts (Thinking of Keeping Y’all Warm)
Houston  |  610 Gallery

Sunday,  2.7.16

Monday,  2.8.16

Film

50 STATES: WYOMING

Monday,  2.8.16   |   7–9 pm
An exhibition by Houston-based artists Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin. From Art League:The exhibit is structured around a historic 1843 expedition in which William Drummond Stewart, a homosexual Scottish lord-turned-fur-trader and his lover, the celebrated hunter Antoine Clement, led one hundred gay men on a 1,200 mile pleasure excursion from St. Louis to a remote lake in what is now Wyoming.
Houston  |  Art League Houston

Tuesday,  2.9.16

Conversation

The Precarious

Tuesday,  2.9.16   |   7–9 pm
An exhibition that highlights collages and works inspired by collage in the Menil Collection. The show contains works by Gene Charlton, Sari Dienes, Robert Rauschenberg, Richard Tuttle, and Danh Vo and is curated by David Breslin, Chief Curator of the Menil Drawing Institute.
Houston  |  Menil Collection

Wednesday,  2.10.16

Thursday,  2.11.16

Opening

Claire Cusack: Labor of Love

Thursday,  2.11.16   |   6–9 pm
An exhibition of works by Claire Cusack. Cusack often uses materials gathered from urban intersections to create unique assemblages fitted together without the use of fixatives.
Houston  |  Koelsch Gallery
Performance

Island Time: Galveston Artist Residency - The First Four Years

Thursday,  2.11.16   |   6:30–8 pm
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 Barbee, Josh Bernstein, Jesse Bransford, Bill Davenport and Alex Irvine, Jonah Groeneboer, Eric Heist, John Hodany, Colin Hunt, Autumn Knight, Nsenga Knight, Joe Joe Orangias, Grace Ndiritu, Zachary Podgorny, Bill Powhida and Jade Townsend, George Rush, Vicki Sambunaris, Davide Savorani, Dan Schmahl, Kelly Sears, and Hilary Wilder.

Friday,  2.12.16

Opening

JooYoung Choi: Paracosmic Alchemy

Friday,  2.12.16   |   6–8:30 pm
An exhibition of works by Houston-based artist JooYoung Choi. The artist draws largely on her personal narrative of adoption and search for identity. Through this, the artists creates characters in her own fictitious world, the Cosmic Womb.
Houston  |  Anya Tish Gallery
Opening

Over Time

Friday,  2.12.16   |   6–8:30 pm
An exhibition featuring works by Elizabeth Rudnick, Travis K. Schwab, and Barbara Smith. The artists in the show utilize different mediums to suggest the passage and experience of time.
Houston  |  Cindy Lisica Gallery

Saturday,  2.13.16

Monday,  2.15.16

Artist talk

50 STATES: WYOMING

Monday,  2.15.16   |   7–9 pm
An exhibition by Houston-based artists Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin. From Art League:The exhibit is structured around a historic 1843 expedition in which William Drummond Stewart, a homosexual Scottish lord-turned-fur-trader and his lover, the celebrated hunter Antoine Clement, led one hundred gay men on a 1,200 mile pleasure excursion from St. Louis to a remote lake in what is now Wyoming.
Houston  |  Art League Houston

Wednesday,  2.17.16

Reception

Of Myth or Man

Wednesday,  2.17.16   |   2–5 pm
An exhibition of works by Texas-based artists Brad Moody and Randall Mosman. Both artists use humor to comment notions of race, gender, religion and death.

Saturday,  2.20.16

Film

What Shall We Do Next?

Saturday,  2.20.16   |   7–9:30 pm
An exhibition exploring how technology and advertising impact our relationships, bodies, and everyday lives. The show features work by Danielle Dean, Kristin Lucas, Julien Prévieux, and the artist collective Versace Versace Versace (Loriel Beltran, Domingo Castillo, Aramis Gutierrez, and Jonathan Gonzalez).
Houston  |  Diverseworks

Sunday,  2.21.16

Monday,  2.22.16

Reading

50 STATES: WYOMING

Monday,  2.22.16   |   7–9 pm
An exhibition by Houston-based artists Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin. From Art League:The exhibit is structured around a historic 1843 expedition in which William Drummond Stewart, a homosexual Scottish lord-turned-fur-trader and his lover, the celebrated hunter Antoine Clement, led one hundred gay men on a 1,200 mile pleasure excursion from St. Louis to a remote lake in what is now Wyoming.
Houston  |  Art League Houston

Tuesday,  2.23.16

Thursday,  2.25.16

Conversation

50 STATES: WYOMING

Thursday,  2.25.16   |   7–9 pm
An exhibition by Houston-based artists Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin. From Art League:The exhibit is structured around a historic 1843 expedition in which William Drummond Stewart, a homosexual Scottish lord-turned-fur-trader and his lover, the celebrated hunter Antoine Clement, led one hundred gay men on a 1,200 mile pleasure excursion from St. Louis to a remote lake in what is now Wyoming.
Houston  |  Art League Houston

Friday,  2.26.16

Opening

MPA: THE INTERVIEW: Red, Red Future

Friday,  2.26.16   |   6:30–9 pm
An exhibition of work commissioned by the CAMH. The show sits within the context of human exploration and eventual colonization of Mars. Included in the exhibition are sculptures, an artist publication, and a participatory piece.

Saturday,  2.27.16

Closing

50 STATES: WYOMING

Saturday,  2.27.16   |   7–9 pm
An exhibition by Houston-based artists Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin. From Art League:The exhibit is structured around a historic 1843 expedition in which William Drummond Stewart, a homosexual Scottish lord-turned-fur-trader and his lover, the celebrated hunter Antoine Clement, led one hundred gay men on a 1,200 mile pleasure excursion from St. Louis to a remote lake in what is now Wyoming.
Houston  |  Art League Houston

Sunday,  2.28.16

Thursday,  3.3.16

Panel

56th Annual Faculty Exhibition

Thursday,  3.3.16   |   5–6 pm
An exhibition featuring work by SHSU professors Martin Amorous, Chris Cascio, Melissa Glasscock, Ronald Hollinshead, Pat Lawler, Daniel McFarlane, Tudor Mitroi, Edward Morin, Valerie Powell, and Edie Wells.
Huntsville  |  Gaddis Geeslin Gallery

Saturday,  3.12.16

Performance

What Shall We Do Next?

Saturday,  3.12.16   |   7:30–9 pm
An exhibition exploring how technology and advertising impact our relationships, bodies, and everyday lives. The show features work by Danielle Dean, Kristin Lucas, Julien Prévieux, and the artist collective Versace Versace Versace (Loriel Beltran, Domingo Castillo, Aramis Gutierrez, and Jonathan Gonzalez).
Houston  |  Diverseworks

Sunday,  3.13.16

Performance

What Shall We Do Next?

Sunday,  3.13.16   |   7:30–9 pm
An exhibition exploring how technology and advertising impact our relationships, bodies, and everyday lives. The show features work by Danielle Dean, Kristin Lucas, Julien Prévieux, and the artist collective Versace Versace Versace (Loriel Beltran, Domingo Castillo, Aramis Gutierrez, and Jonathan Gonzalez).
Houston  |  Diverseworks

Saturday,  3.19.16

Film

What Shall We Do Next?

Saturday,  3.19.16   |   3–4 pm
An exhibition exploring how technology and advertising impact our relationships, bodies, and everyday lives. The show features work by Danielle Dean, Kristin Lucas, Julien Prévieux, and the artist collective Versace Versace Versace (Loriel Beltran, Domingo Castillo, Aramis Gutierrez, and Jonathan Gonzalez).
Houston  |  Diverseworks

Friday,  3.25.16

Wednesday,  4.13.16

Friday,  4.15.16

Friday,  4.29.16

Opening

Mark Flood: Gratest Hits

Friday,  4.29.16   |   6:30–9 pm
"Never has an exhibition enjoyed so many moments of extreme visual beauty, cheek by jowl with crude humor and aggressive, roughly rendered texts to create a visual roller coaster ride. Gratest Hits presents the deep wisdom and humor of three decades of work while ultimately revealing the true achievement of an artist who has produced many highly praised works and had an active career despite remaining barely visible at the museum level."

Saturday,  4.30.16

Friday,  6.10.16

Sites of Transformation

December 11, 2015 through February 6, 2016
An exhibition featuring works by Joey Fauerso & Ranu Mukherjee. Both artists in the show "explore sites within both our personal and cultural histories that disrupt the dominant narrative, cleaving open space for transformation."
Houston |  She Works Flexible

Ellen de Meijer: Dissolution

January 8 through February 6, 2016
An exhibition of paintings by Dutch artist Ellen de Meijer. Her works aim to provide insight into the human condition and "give the viewer a unique feeling of sympathetic tension and pathos."
Houston |  UNIX Gallery

Fabrizio Gerbino: One

January 8 through February 6, 2016
An exhibition of works by Pittsburgh-based artiat Fabrizio Gerbino. The artist uses carbon and site-specific installations to create " ethereal, atmospheric works."
Houston |  Cindy Lisica Gallery

Andrea Bianconi: Fantastic Planet

January 8 through February 6, 2016
An exhibition of new works by Italian artist Andrea Bianconi. Centered on the concept of travel, "Bianconi constructs imaginative landscapes composed of obsessive marks that symbolize direction and movement."
Houston |  Barbara Davis Gallery

Matthew Craven: Monuments

January 8 through February 6, 2016
An exhibition of works by New York-based artist Mathew Craven. The artist uses historical imagery and geometric textile patterning to "create a surreal vernacular built on transformation, precision and vibrancy."
Houston |  David Shelton Gallery

Garland Fielder: The Map & the Territory

January 8 through February 6, 2016
An exhibition of paintings and sculptures by Houston-based artist Garland Fielder. Rooted in mathematics and science, this is Fielder's first body of new work since he graduated with a Master’s in Architecture from the University of Texas at Austin.
Houston |  Anya Tish Gallery

Erin Hunt: Resonances

January 16 through February 6, 2016
An exhibition of paintings by Erin Hunt. Hunt is a painter of objects: "she is curious about the translation between the observed object/subject and the painted form, particular as it relates to abstraction."
Houston |  Front Gallery

Barry Elkanick: Proceed to the Nearest Exit

January 10 through February 7, 2016
An exhibition centered around the question: “if you proposed to construct a solo-exhibition without physical or financial limitations, what form would that exhibition take?” This show is curated by Max Fields and SUPLEX.
Houston |  Flex Space (Houston)

Bill Willis & Bradley Kerl: Simple Taste is Popular

January 8 through February 8, 2016
Paintings and works on paper by Bill Willis and Bradley Kerl. Both artists "present painterly explorations of subjects lovingly rendered such as still lives from vintage Italian cooking magazines, mid-century cookbooks and vintage nudie playing cards, resulting in a quotidian landscape." Sounds fancy.
Houston |  Art Palace

Kathleen Clark: Liminality

January 9 through February 9, 2016
An exhibition of recent works by Kathleen Clark. "Using the phenomenon of afterimages as a foundation, Clark seeks to show a relationship between finite and infinite through physical and spiritual lenses."

The Seven Deadly Sins & Life’s Episodes

January 8 through February 12, 2016
An exhibition of works by Lynet McDonald. This show is derived from the artist's experiences and includes "dark feminist pieces incorporating symbolism that recreates intense episodes in her own life."
Houston |  Mariago Collective

Michael Kennaugh: Locus in Quo

January 9 through February 13, 2016
A solo exhibition by Houston artist Michael Kennaugh. "Known for his large-scale canvases filled with bold, sweeping lines, often in muted tones, his work creates a poetic sense of movement and dance."
Galveston |  Galveston Arts Center

Natasha Bowdoin: In a Word

January 9 through February 13, 2016
Works by Natasha Bowdoin. The artist creates site-specific installations that use "appropriated text and imagery, searching for the point where a word or a letter maintains a ghost of its former identity but is on the brink of becoming something else."
Galveston |  Galveston Arts Center

Not For Pleasure Alone, Objects 2007-2015 & Real Lines

January 16 through February 13, 2016
Not For Pleasure Alone, Objects 2007-2015 is an exhibition of works by John Tallman. His process uses urethane casting resins to communicate themes of light and space.Real Lines is a show of works by Deb Covell that explore "the material and conceptual potential of paint."
Houston |  Gray Contemporary

2016-Open Your Eyes

January 23 through February 13, 2016
A show featuring "quirky sculptures by Rachel Fisher, colorful compositions by Eric Ockrassa, narrative sculptures by Margaret McMillan and provocative portraits by Angel Castelán."

Where are we now?

January 23 through February 13, 2016
An exhibition featuring work by Richard Serra, Ryan McGinley, Dual, Sam Falls, and others.
Houston |  The Second Bedroom

Corpocracy

October 10, 2015 through February 14, 2016
A group exhibition exploring strategies of capitalism and corporate culture. "Corpocracy is the absurd reality of our society in which corporations and their interests are allowed to have dominance over the economic and political systems. Through the subversive imagination, the artist works toward a transformation of social consciousness."The exhibition is also featuring a DJ series.

Island Time: Galveston Artist Residency - The First Four Years

November 21, 2015 through February 14, 2016
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 Barbee, Josh Bernstein, Jesse Bransford, Bill Davenport and Alex Irvine, Jonah Groeneboer, Eric Heist, John Hodany, Colin Hunt, Autumn Knight, Nsenga Knight, Joe Joe Orangias, Grace Ndiritu, Zachary Podgorny, Bill Powhida and Jade Townsend, George Rush, Vicki Sambunaris, Davide Savorani, Dan Schmahl, Kelly Sears, and Hilary Wilder.

Melinda Laszczynski: Lady Palace

January 2 through February 14, 2016
An exhibition of works by Houston-based artist Melinda Laszcyski. Through the use of figural imagery, faux jewels, and abstraction, the artist highlights the contradictory qualities of common objects.
Houston |  GalleryHOMELAND

Of Myth or Man

January 19 through February 18, 2016
An exhibition of works by Texas-based artists Brad Moody and Randall Mosman. Both artists use humor to comment notions of race, gender, religion and death.

Keliy Anderson-Staley: [Hyphen] Americans

January 21 through February 19, 2016
An exhibition of photographic portraits by Houston-based artist Keliy Anderson-Staley. The show features wet-plate collodion tintypes and inkjet prints produced from scans of tintypes.
Houston |  Rice Media Center

Christopher Martin: FOCUS

January 16 through February 20, 2016
An exhibition of works by Christopher Martin. From the gallery (apparently the works are honed):After 20 years of practicing his signature reverse painting technique utilizing luster acrylic surfaces, Christopher H. Martin has shifted to lightly honing the front surface of the acrylic after the painting is completed. In the honed works featured in FOCUS, the darker areas develop a matte finish giving the color a velvety richness.  This effect creates a dramatic contrast to the pearlescent radiance of the lighter iridescent paints.   

Michael Bise: Born Again

January 16 through February 20, 2016
An exhibition of new works by Michael Bise. "In these new drawings autobiography, rich mark-making and complex composition come together in a visual language that seeks the universal in the deeply personal."
Houston |  Moody Gallery

Jewelry Edition Vol. 2

January 29 through February 20, 2016
An exhibition of jewelry by Jessica Andersen, Erica Bello, Liz Clark, Kat Cole, Emily Rogstad, Caitie Sellers, Rachel Shimpock, and Laura Wood
Houston |  Capsule Gallery

MicroCosmos / Details from the Carpenter Collection of Arctic Art

August 29, 2015 through February 21, 2016
An exhibition objects collected by Adelaide de Menil and late anthropologist Edmund Carpente. This is the first exhibition of this body of work and includes works that vastly vary in scale. Many of the objects are made of walrus ivory and are carved to represent various scenes from daily life and mythology. MicroCosmos is curated by Sean Mooney, Curator of the Edmund Carpenter Collection.
Houston |  Menil Collection

Drawn From Nature

September 19, 2015 through February 21, 2016
A group exhibition of works that are inspired by nature. The featured artists are Sopheap Pich, Mineko Grimmer, Palden Weinreb, and Seon Ghi Bahk.

Field of Light

November 24, 2015 through February 21, 2016
Field of Light is back! The installation by British artist Bruce Munro was such a hit last year that is is returning to Discovery Green this winter. "Field of Light comprises 4,550 radiant, frosted glass spheres atop slender stems connected by illuminated fiber optic. The spheres and stems wait quietly until dusk and then bloom with gentle rhythms of colored light as darkness falls over the park."
Houston |  Discovery Green

Klud

January 21 through February 21, 2016
A three-part show at the Emergency Room, Matchbox Gallery, and Sculpture Library. Featuring works by recent USC graduates Marcello Dolce, Eve Doolin, Neidy Godinez, Jessica Hang, Anna Helm, Martin Lammert, Ian Stanton, and Brandon Jardine.

Jennie C. Jones: Editions

January 9 through February 27, 2016
An exhibition of prints by Jennie C. Jones, an artist currently featured in a solo exhibition at the Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston.
Houston |  Hiram Butler Gallery

Earthworks

January 9 through February 27, 2016
An exhibition featuring works by Madeleine Dietz, Perla Krauze and Mario Reis. The artists come out of the tradition of Richard Long, Michael Heizer, and Robert Smithson, using natural objects as their primary medium.
Houston |  Gallery Sonja Roesch

Nall: Recent Work

January 9 through February 27, 2016
An exhibition of works by Alabama-based artist Nall. Throughout his career, the artist has been influenced by American psychedelic art, fauvism, impressionism and Japanese wash drawings.
Houston |  Octavia Art Gallery

Randy Bolton: Flicker + Fade

January 22 through February 27, 2016
An exhibition of sculptural print installations by artist Randy Bolton. By distressing and reassembling objects, Bolton attempts to create a story using unrelated images.
Houston |  Lawndale Art Center

Satellite

January 22 through February 27, 2016
An exhibition of works by Almendra Castillo, Cinthia Gomez & Yma Luis. The show is process-based: the artists attempted "to recreate a single body of work based upon a series of letters describing each artists' sculpture." The artists essentially played "Telephone" using letters in an attempt to examine how a single sculpture changes through the eyes of different artists.  
Houston |  Lawndale Art Center

Jorge Galván Flores: Alkanzíyya

January 22 through February 27, 2016
A tableau by artist Jorge Galván Flores. The piece "thinks about the connections between citizenship and sexuality, specifically how personal desire might be linked to self-preservation and survival."
Houston |  Lawndale Art Center

Georgia Carter: Grisaille

January 22 through February 27, 2016
An exhibition of drawings and inkjet prints by Georgia Carter. For the works, Carter digitally alters photos of grisaille, french decorative wallpaper, and then re-draws the pixelated alteration.
Houston |  Lawndale Art Center

50 STATES: WYOMING

January 22 through February 27, 2016
An exhibition by Houston-based artists Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin. From Art League:The exhibit is structured around a historic 1843 expedition in which William Drummond Stewart, a homosexual Scottish lord-turned-fur-trader and his lover, the celebrated hunter Antoine Clement, led one hundred gay men on a 1,200 mile pleasure excursion from St. Louis to a remote lake in what is now Wyoming.
Houston |  Art League Houston

Ying Zhu: Sugar Coated

January 22 through February 27, 2016
A site-specific installaiton by Nebraska-based artist Ying Zhu. The show will feature sculptural forms wrapped in cotton candy, aiming to "create a familiar yet novel environment that stimulates the searching nature within us." If you're looking for an exhibition with candy, though, you've found it!
Houston |  Art League Houston

Jessica Kreutter: Small Cities On Stars

January 22 through February 27, 2016
An installation by Houston-based artist Jessica Kreutter. Her work will occupy the hallway of Art League, and references the "chasm between our minds on earth and the stars."
Houston |  Art League Houston

Giovanni Valderas: A Forged Utopia

January 22 through February 27, 2016
A site-specific installation on Art League's sculpture patio. This work takes on the format of a real estate sign to address the repercussions of gentrification and marginalization.
Houston |  Art League Houston

Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller: The Infinity Machine

January 31, 2015 through February 28, 2016
Artists Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller have created an audiovisual work inspired by “music of the spheres,” Pythagoras’s theory that celestial bodies move with their own harmonies. This year-long installation is the first in a series of site-specific works giving new life to the chapel space.

Payday Lenders

January 29 through February 28, 2016
An exhibition celebrating Cardoza Fine Art's new location. Featuring works by Mark Flood, Paul Kremer, Alika Herreshoff, Chris Cascio, Angel Oloshove, Guillaume Gelot, Lane Hagood, Melinda Laszczynski, John Champion, Darcy Rosenberger, Dylan Roberts, Edgar Meza, Katie Mulholland, James Burns, Chris Henry, Emily Peacock, Brandon Araujo, Bret Shirley, Michael Abramowitz, and Dual.
Houston |  Cardoza Fine Art

SCULPTURE / VISION

January 21 through February 28, 2016
An exhibition featuring works by Antonio Asis, Carlos Cruz-Diez, León Ferrari, Iole de Freitas, Francisco Sobrino, and Luis Tomasello. The pieces in the show aim to engage the viewer through their "dynamic relationships to light, line, color, reflection, and space."
Houston |  Sicardi Gallery

56th Annual Faculty Exhibition

January 25 through March 3, 2016
An exhibition featuring work by SHSU professors Martin Amorous, Chris Cascio, Melissa Glasscock, Ronald Hollinshead, Pat Lawler, Daniel McFarlane, Tudor Mitroi, Edward Morin, Valerie Powell, and Edie Wells.
Huntsville |  Gaddis Geeslin Gallery

Fine Art by Aurelia Nascu

December 4, 2015 through March 4, 2016
The artist on her work: “My works include portraiture, landscape, still life, and compositions in the avant-garde style. As a third generation artist in my family, I was introduced to the world of art at a very young age. I became inspired by artists such as Chagall, Derain, and Bonnard. I am interested in the continuous development of new techniques in painting.”

Chuy Benitez: Taquerías Southmost

January 19 through March 4, 2016
An exhibition of photographs by artist Chuy Benitez. The works in the show explore themes of "celebration, entrepreneurship, politics and policy, history, family, tradition, and the handmade."
Houston |  MECA

Dimpled, Twisted, and Buried

January 29 through March 4, 2016
An exhibition of works that address the complexities and awkwardness of the human situation. Artists include Jade Abner, Iva Kinnaird, Evelyn Pustka, and Emily Whittemore. The show is curated by Kelly Johnson.
Houston |  Fresh Arts

Nall: Florals

February 5 through March 5, 2016
An exhibition by Nall. "For his mixed media works, Nall often starts with a drawing or print and constructs an elaborate framework for each image out of driftwood, mosaic, and found objects, making the frame an integral component to the overall piece."
Houston |  Octavia Art Gallery

Seductions

January 16 through March 12, 2016
An exhibition featuring abstract works by Veronica Dyer, Sylvia Ellis, Rosanne Hudson, Sue Burke Harrington and Michelle O'Michael.
Houston |  Art Car Museum

Geri Forkner: Daily Weavings

January 30 through March 12, 2016
An exhibition by Tennessee-based artist Geri Forkner. In her creation of daily weavings, Forkner comments on habits and rituals of daily life.
Houston |  BOX 13 ArtSpace

AnnieLaurie Erickson: Data Shadows

January 30 through March 12, 2016
An exhibition of works by AnnieLaurie Erickson that comment on the prevalence of internet surveillance in contemporary society. The main piece in this show is an "interactive installation that uses eye tracking technology to create a computational artwork that is "aware" of the viewer's presence and gaze."
Houston |  BOX 13 ArtSpace

Shannon Duncan and Delaney Smith: Strange Containers

January 30 through March 12, 2016
A collaborative exhibition by Shannon Duncan and Delaney Smith. The show features "autobiographical experiences recorded in journal entries, Polaroid photographs, and projections of scanned color negatives onto sculptural surfaces."
Houston |  BOX 13 ArtSpace

Lucinda Cobley: matrix

February 4 through March 12, 2016
A site-specific installation by Lucinda Cobley. "Inspired by the symbology of nautical charts matrix embodies elements or markers such as broken lines or dashes to signify plotted movements or trajectories through space."

What Shall We Do Next?

January 15 through March 19, 2016
An exhibition exploring how technology and advertising impact our relationships, bodies, and everyday lives. The show features work by Danielle Dean, Kristin Lucas, Julien Prévieux, and the artist collective Versace Versace Versace (Loriel Beltran, Domingo Castillo, Aramis Gutierrez, and Jonathan Gonzalez).
Houston |  Diverseworks

Slavs and Tatars: Mirrors for Princes

January 16 through March 19, 2016
An exhibition of sculpture and installation by the artist collective Slavs and Tatars. The collective operates between the "area east of the former Berlin Wall and west of the Great Wall of China" and creates work that is highly political, commenting on religion, sovereignty, and economics.
Houston |  Blaffer Art Museum

Los Trompos

November 14, 2015 through March 22, 2016
A temporary interactive art installation by Héctor Esrawe and Ignacio Cadena.
Houston |  Discovery Green

The Fence

December 6, 2015 through March 31, 2016
An annual exhibition of works from artists across the world. Featuring work by:Andrew Avian Garn Claire Rosen Dianne Yudelson Marcus DeSieno Pat Swain Traer Scott Johan Bävman Mary Beth Meehan Michelle Siu Q. Sakamaki Sian Davey Timothy Bouldry Bill Yates Erin Trieb Julia Gunther Lynn Johnson Muhammed Muheisen Oded Balilty Toni Greaves Adrien Broom Anna Boyiazis Daniella Zalcman Diana Alhindawi Edoardo Delille & Gabriele Galimberti Inge Hondebrink Ole Marius Joergensen Anylú Hinojosa-Peña Christopher Herwig Gregg Segal Mark Lyon Natan Dvir Steven Edson Travis Huggett Alejandro Duran Barbara Ciurej & Lindsay Lochman Christine Holtz & Lauren S. Zadikow Meike Nixdorf Palani Mohan Reuben Wu Scott Hoyle

Transmissions of Light

January 28 through April 5, 2016
An exhibition of the collected works of Michael Roque Collins and Lowell Daunt Collins. Curated by Sally Reynolds.
Houston |  Two Allen Center

The Precarious

December 16, 2015 through May 1, 2016
An exhibition that highlights collages and works inspired by collage in the Menil Collection. The show contains works by Gene Charlton, Sari Dienes, Robert Rauschenberg, Richard Tuttle, and Danh Vo and is curated by David Breslin, Chief Curator of the Menil Drawing Institute.
Houston |  Menil Collection

BioCity

January 22 through June 11, 2016
A "performance-art-sculpture" installed on Lawndale's lawn. "The project will involve the creation of numerous small-scale structures each one timed, designed and tuned to attract, interface, or illustrate indigenous and migratory life on the site."A project by The Expanded Environment, featuring Ned Dodington, Christoph Ibele, Jon LaRocca & Haldre Rogers.
Houston |  Lawndale Art Center
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