Panelists Pat Jasper, Director of Folklife & Traditional Arts, Houston Arts Alliance; Paul Middendorf, Director, Gallery Sonja Roesch & Executive Director, GalleryHOMELAND ; Kari Steele: […]
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The last week of the STACKS Laboratory Residency is a performance asking, “Can one afford to completely discard discomforting objects, people, ideas as a strategy? […]
Imagine the floor tiles at Art League have become overgrown with Dark Matter, created when the shredded remains of the deconstructed Black stereotyped objects began […]
Black imagination, creativity, and commodification are examined through recorded dreams of four volunteers who slept in the gallery, surrounded by shredded cultural objects. Part of […]
The first week of the STACKS Laboratory Residency by artist Phillip Pyle II. Using the shredded remains from the STACKS performance as source material Phillip […]
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, […]
Seven emerging and un-represented artists organized by ALH’s Visual Arts Director Jennie Ash, featuring Daniel Anguilu, Chuy Benitez, Lovie Olivia, Fernando Ramirez, Emily Sloan, Patrick […]
Art League Houston’s 2012 Texas Patrons of the Year exhibition features over thirty-five works from thirty-three defining Texas artists including Amy Blakemore, Bill Davenport, The […]
The Art League Houston’s 2012 Texas Artist of the Year exhibition features a selection of new paintings from Parazette’s “Color Key” series and a wall […]
The doors of Art League Houston will lock at 9pm (with participants inside) and reopen the next morning at 7am. The an “art-in, lock-in” costs […]
A plant-growth machine system which provides an imaginative alternative to sustainable living by functioning as a unique source of fresh produce for local food truck […]
Ink drawings, small sculptures, and wall painting which explore themes of personal mysticism and psychology transform the hallway into a mysterious and lush landscape.
New paintings by a New Mexico-based artist explore painting with a collection of large surreal wall-size black and white paintings that hang at angles that […]
Text-based carved paintings by San Antonio artist Ricky Armendariz combine themes of narco-pop-culture, with romantic-style landscape painting from the 1800’s.
The Society of Northern Alberta Print Artists’ (SNAP) thirtieth anniversary exhibition, this exhibition is the kick-off event for 2012 PRINTHOUSTON.
A mysterious and thrilling behind-the-scenes type landscape filled with noir ambiance that echoes the acclaimed 1935 Alfred Hitchcock spy thriller, The 39 Steps by Houston-based […]
Houston-based Mexican-American artist Dave Salinas portrays the West Texas landscape through a uniquely prismatic lens.
Playful textile works made from recycled neckties by Roberta Stokes, one of the founders of modern dance in Houston. Now age 73, Stokes embarked on […]
Paintings by Mexican-American artist Rigoberto A. Gonzalez depict the violent confrontations between drug cartels, Mexican federal troops and people involved in undocumented immigration in the […]
On Saturday artist duo Hillerbrand+Magsamen will be auctioning off all the weird and wonderful nick nacks that have been donated to create their “eState Sale” […]
Video-performance duo Hillerbrand + Magsamen, fill Art League Houston with junk and projected video about emotions, family, consumerism and media: eState Sale, their new piece, […]
A tightly-packed salon-style show of over 400 submitted artworks by Art League Houston members. 39 pieces by 30 finalists are hung in the main gallery, […]
Art League Houston’s 2011 Texas Artist of the Year exhibition featuring psycho-collagist and native Houstonian Mary McCleary.
Wall Paper as Art: If You Sprinkle When You Tinkle, a hand-painted wallpaper installation by Houston artist Heather Bause in the Art League Houston’s main […]
Houston artist and naptist Emily Sloan weaves together a diverse selection of new and recycled lampshades into four cloud-like structures in the Art League sculpture […]
A fairytale fleet of sixteen gouache sail boat paintings on Japanese paper inspired by 16-year-old Abby Sunderland’s attempt to sail solo around the world in […]
Indigenous Genius, a fact-stretching installation by radical woodworker Rodd Northcutt, presents artifacts from Northcutt’s collection that chronicle the obscure yet poetic life of three wood-working […]
In Art League Houston’s main gallery the exhibition Darkfire features a collaborative project by Canadian artist Sean Caulfield and Canadian writer Jonathan Hart, featuring a […]
Art League Houston unveils their 2011 Spring Sale + Benefit: Marty, a Montrose art party. This event features a selection of artwork for sale by […]
Patrick Turk’s interactive light installation explores time travel through a series of sculptural works. There is also a group show curated by Beth Secor in […]
Art League Houston announces WYSIWYG, a site specific, community interactive installation by Wendy DesChene. WYSIWYG has toured all across the country, and at each stop […]
Art League Houston’s 2010 Juried Member Exhibition, Gambol is juried by Miranda Lash, Curator of Contemporary and Modern Art at the Museum of Art in […]