Art League Houston

Art League Houston

http://www.artleaguehouston.org/

(713) 523-9530

1953 Montrose Boulevard

Houston, TX 77006

CURRENT

Art Work: A Reading and Discussion Series

Art League Houston

January 24 - March 13, 2016

A reading and discussion series focusing on the artist's labor and value within the larger economic landscape. Download the readings here.

Giovanni Valderas: A Forged Utopia

Art League Houston

January 22 - 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.

Jessica Kreutter: Small Cities On Stars

Art League Houston

January 22 - 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."

Ying Zhu: Sugar Coated

Art League Houston

January 22 - 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!

50 STATES: WYOMING

Art League Houston

January 22 - 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.



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Giovanni Valderas: A Forged Utopia

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...

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Ying Zhu: Sugar Coated

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...

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50 STATES: WYOMING

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...

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Charge 2016

Charge is back for its second year! From Art League: Charge 2016 is a three day convening presented by Art League Houston to 1. platform...

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Debtfair

“By focusing on a monthly debt payment as a position of value, artists and viewers are asked to consider the fluctuating relationships of artists’ time,...

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The Eugene Howard Lecture Series

Robert Pruitt lectures about contemporary black masculinity. This event is at Art League’s Bomar House at 1003 Bomar St.

Conversation with Debtfair Organizers

“Debtfair is an ongoing artistic campaign to expose the relationship between economic inequality in the art market and artists’ growing debt burdens, exploring the idea...

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Amy Blakemore: I’m Not Tellin’

An exhibition by 2015 Texas Artist of the Year, Amy Blakemore. Drawing on works from her twenty-five year career, the exhibition includes portraits, landscapes, and still lifes that...

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Letitia Huckaby: Bayou Baroque

An exhibition by artist Letitia Huckaby honoring the nuns at the Sisters of the Holy Family Mother House in New Orleans, Louisiana, an African-American congregation...

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Lavar Munroe: Zoo at the Edge of the World

An exhibition featuring mixed-media paintings by US-based Bahamian artist Lavar Munroe that explore the 19th century phenomena of the “human zoo” displays.

DeMystifying DaMask

A panel discussion, held in conjunction with the current exhibition ‘DaMask’ by Lovie Olivia, addressing the stigmas and challenges associated with the mental health of...

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Lovie Olivia: DaMask

An exhibition of new work by Houston-based artist Lovie Olivia featuring a series of large scale portraits of African American women and exploring the stigmas...

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Cassie Phan: This and the Wall

An exhibition of sculptural works and videos by Houston-based artist Cassie Phan exploring themes of memory, perception, and denial.

Funnel Tunnel Break Down

Artist Patrick Renner’s 180-foot snaking steel and reclaimed wood sculpture is leaving the Montrose Blvd. median where its been last year and a half. Join...

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Ed Wilson: A Survey

An exhibition bringing together a wide selection of powerful sculptural works spanning over twenty years of the Houston artist’s career.

Preetika Rajgariah: Migrating Identities

Indian-born/Houston-based artist Preetika Rajgariah explores themes of migration and cultural identity in these new works, including a large-scale watercolor painting on paper wrapping the entirety...

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Holiday Mini mART & Party

The Art League brings together over 50 emerging artists from Houston, Austin, and Dallas for a market of unique (and reasonably priced) art and craft...

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Jason Villegas: Mineral Spirit

A site-specific sculptural installation, inspired by string theory and spiritual vibrations, by Houston-based artist Jason Villegas in the ALH Sculpture Garden.

charge: a two day practicum

Although it’s called a “practicum” and the press release uses tons of nouns as verbs, this sounds like an interesting conversation with tons of great...

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Jo Ann Fleischhauer: Sexual Selection

Over one hundred brightly colored parasols hung throughout the trees symbolize the evolutionary process of the Birds-of-Paradise in this site-specific outdoor installation by Houston-based Fleischhauer.

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