Blaffer Art Museum
September 26 - December 19, 2015
A solo exhibition of works by British-Nigerian video artist and filmmaker Zina Saro-Wiwa. Utilizing sound, video, and photography, the exhibition draws from the cultures of the Niger Delta to comment on environment and environmentalism.
September 26 - December 19, 2015
A group exhibition examining the perception of time. The show features "artworks and films that explore time as a political, historical, and cultural dimension that can be accessed and manipulated so that we might experience it differently."
"A contemporary fabulist, Pylypchuk draws upon the animal world to create heart wrenching stories of attraction and repulsion, love and loss, pleasure and pain, triumph...Read More
Blaffer is hosting San Antonio/Brooklyn-based artist Leonardo Drew’s first mid-career survey in the U.S., and it’s not to be missed! You may have seen Drew’s...Read More
Check out the 2009 U of H talent, including Dennis Harper (shown), who is also featured in the current Lawndale show; Emily Sloan (we love...Read More
Guest-curated by David Pagel, art critic for the Los Angeles Times and Associate Professor of Art Theory and History at Claremont Graduate University, Electric Mud...Read More
The University of Houston Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts, Blaffer Gallery, the Art Museum of the University of Houston and Buffalo Bayou Partnership...Read More
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,...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
Check out this collaborative project between Blaffer, the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts, DiverseWorks, and the Society for the Performing Arts (SPA), featuring...Read More
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...Read More
No more teachers, no more books…here’s the MFA class of ’08! Look for good things from Sarah Hannah, Kadriye Ozpolat (shown) and the rest of...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
Mylayne has traveled nomadically in search of his subjects
If you have not seen Rios' piece in the Halle Collection at the MFAH, now is the time!
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...Read More
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...Read More