An exhibition of PRH's 2015 Summer Studio artists. These students have been creating community-based projects under the guidance of William Cordova and Ryan Dennis. Participating artists include Sula Bermudez-Silverman, Guadalupe Hernandez, Jennifer Mendez, Kingsley Onyeiwu, Shaun Parker, and Kandise Ponce. Summer Studios 2015 will also feature an installation by William Cordova.
An exhibition of 35 printed portraits of Dolly Parton. Organized by Smokey Road Press, this print portfolio is 2015's iteration of their yearly series. For the opening, wig wearing is strongly encouraged.
An exhibition of works by Frank Reaugh, an artist who interpreted unsettled, Southwest America through the lens of American Impressionism. Reaugh rode with cowboys and ranchers in an attempt to accurately document locations throughout Texas.
An exhibition/lecture by Christie Blizard, a San Antonio based artist. Blizard's recent work has focused on popular culture, specifically, pop-up guerrilla performances where they hold up paintings in the crowd of the Today show and Good Morning America. These gestures aim to disrupt the typical flow of televised entertainment.
An exhibition exploring the arresting power of abstraction, featuring a variety of works made between the 1960s and 2000s by artists including Sam Francis, Karel Appel, and Houston-based painters David Aylsworth and Brian Portman.
An exhibition of recent work by Debra Barrera and Kelly O’Connor. Creating a sense of memory, the works in the show suggest a shared past or consciousness through mass culture's collective memory, personal memory, and childhood experiences.
Opening: September 3, 2015 | 5–7 pm
Opening reception and artist talk by Kelly O’Connor.