Blaffer Art Museum

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CURRENT

Candice Breitz: The Woods

Blaffer Art Museum

June 1 - September 6, 2014

Three video installations by the South African artist that examine the world of child performers. Before there was Lindsey Lohan, tabloid cash cow, there was Lindsey Lohan, unknown little girl auditioning for a camera. Shot in Los Angeles, Mumbai and Lagos.



PAST

Francesca DiMattio: Housewares

DiMattio is known for her iconoclastic personal style and her keen instinct for materials, particuarly domestic goods (her last show at her gallery was titled […]

Autumn Knight: El Diablo y Cristo Negro

A series of short scenes influenced by the Black Christ Festival held annually in Portobelo, Panama. Using video and performance, Senalka McDonald performs dialogue on […]

Jodie Mack

Experimental animator Mack’s work combines the delicate feel of handicraft with the drama and propulsion of big-time cinema.

Antena

Antena is a language experimentation collaborative founded by Jen Hofer and John Pluecker, both of whom are writers and artists. Antena will be in residence […]

Anton Ginzburg: Terra Corpus

For his museum debut in the United States, Ginzburg will present At the Back of the North Wind and Walking the Sea, part one and […]

Dan Price: Eating Well/Eating Poorly

Price teaches in the Honors College, and has published on aesthetics, critical theory and postmodern philosophy. He recently published a monograph on the philosophical grounding […]

Zineb Sedira: a conversation

Zineb Sedira in conversation with Ranjana Khanna, Margaret Taylor Smith – Director of Women’s Studies, and Professor, English Literature and Women’s Studies at Duke University. […]

Fallen Fruit

Meet up at the Blaffer Gallery for happy hour with two members from the LA-based collective, Fallen Fruit, David Burns and Austin Young. They will […]

Lynne McCabe: Vexations in the Kitchen

Watch a live broadcast of Vexations in the Kitchen, a work exploring the gendered dynamics of durational performance and hospitality when performed over years and […]

On Screen at the Blaffer: Michael Robinson

This edition of On Screen @ Blaffer focuses on video artist Michael Robinson through a series of shorts he created between 2006-2011. Robinison is one […]

Spit My Story: Solo Performance and Reception

Blaffer Art Museum is pleased to present Taïgue Ahmed: Spit My Story. The residency, curated by Solkem N’Gangbet, includes school outreach events and master classes with […]

Feast: Radical Hospitality in Contemporary Art

A scholarly survey of hospitality and food service as artforms, beginning with the Futurist Cookbook and proceeding to today’s relational aesthetics, with a slew or […]

andy coolquitt: attainable excellence

For his debut at Blaffer Art Museum, the artist’s first solo museum exhibition, Coolquitt recombines 60 sculptures and tableaux made between 2006 and 2011 into […]

UH 35th MFA Show

Works by 2013 University of Houston MFA Candidates Megan Badger, Stacey Farrell, Elicia Garcia, Stephen Paré, Katelin Washmon, Christopher Cascio, Carrie Cook, El Franco Lee […]

Tony Feher: Artist Talk

Prolific sculptor Tony Feher, whose work is currently on view at Blaffer Art Museum, will discuss his work, process, and the 25-year survey organized by […]

Tony Feher

Blaffer’s first exhibit since its renovation! The first-ever retrospective look at the 20-year career of American sculptor Tony Feher will showcase Feher’s notably unpretentious and […]