Blaffer Art Museum

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CURRENT

Janet Biggs: Echo of the Unknown

Blaffer Art Museum

January 16 - March 21, 2015

Drawing from the effects of Alzheimer’s on her family members, artist Janet Biggs’ installations combine video, sound, and objects to explore the role of memory and the construction of identity.

Mel Chin: Rematch (Blaffer Art Museum)

Blaffer Art Museum

January 17 - March 21, 2015

Part of the expansive, multi-venue survey of artist Mel Chin, the Blaffer presents 31 works, including documentation of numerous projects, selections from Chin’s Erased Currency (1997) and Drawn Currency (2006-08) series, and his collage installation The Funk and Wag from A to Z (2012) a surrealist arrangement of collage.



PAST

2008 School of Art Annual Student Exhibition

It’s that time again! Check out the work of senior BFA and non-graduating MFA students majoring in graphic communications, interior design, painting, photography/digital media, printmaking, […]

Damaged Romanticism

The pathetic aesthetic returns? Former Blaffer director Terrie Sultan, critic David Pagel and critical theorist Colin Gardner use the work of fifteen contemporary artists to […]

Celebutants, Groupies, and Friends

Celebutants, Groupies, and Friends: A Photographic Legacy from the Andy Warhol Foundation showcases a selection of Warhol’s personal photographs recently donated to the University of […]

2008 Houston Area Exhibition

Held every four years, this installment of the Houston Area Exhibit features emerging and established local talent  including Seth Alverson, William Betts, Sasha Dela, Jonathan […]

Chantal Akerman: Moving Through Time and Space

Chantal Akerman has turned her moody documentary lens on subjects as diverse as post-communist Russia, illegal immigrants crossing the Arizona border and Jasper, Texas, the […]

Jean Luc Mylayne

Mylayne has traveled nomadically in search of his subjects

Amy Sillman: Suitors and Strangers

Organized by Claudia Schmuckli, this comprehensive exhibit is presented as a collaboration between curator and artist. Schmuckli seeks to establish a dialogue among key paintings […]

Miguel Angel Rios: Aqui

If you have not seen Rios' piece in the Halle Collection at the MFAH, now is the time!

2007 School of Art: Masters Thesis Exhibition

All the students are out!! Graduating in photography and digital media are: Laura Bennett, Shannon Duncan, Brian Piana and Joe Winston. Sculpture graduates are: Jan […]

One Way or Another: Asian American Art Now

Curated by a national, three-person team: Susette S. Min, former curator at the Drawing Center and now Assistant Professor, Asian American Studies and Art History […]