BLUEorange Contemporary

BLUEorange Contemporary


1208 West Gray Street

Houston, TX 77019


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Kasey Short: Artist in Residence

From May 1st to June 2nd, BLUEorange hosted artist Kasey Short as its first Artist-in-Residence. “With a heavy emphasis on installation work, this month long residency allowed...

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35th Juried Open Exhibition

The 35th Juried Open Exhibition is juried by Houston Chronicle arts editor Molly Glentzer and features works by Cameron Alexander, Molly Block, Daniel Brents, Cara Cansler, Shanti Conlan,...

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Brittany Ham: About Ritual

Brittany Ham’s series About Ritual observes the way that social media has impacted the ritual of daily life, and examines the way that digital media...

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Michael Menchaca: Xenelasy and Dissension

A show of new prints and digital works by San Antonio-based artist Michael Menchaca. The pieces in the show combine pop culture references with mythology.

Jessica Simorte: PINE

A show of paintings, drawings, and installation works by Jessica Simorte. In their work, Simorte aims to explore how art making can serve as a mode of place...

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Houston vs. Dallas

A group exhibition pitting Houston artists against Dallas artists! The Houston portion of the show is curated by Brandon Zech, and the Dallas portion is...

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Yart Sale

Support BlueOrange and independent artists by shopping for handmade goodies on Small Business Saturday!


A mixed-media installation and performance chronicling the stories of eight female immigrants that settled in Houston. Featuring art and sounds Melissa Flower, Lisa Villegas, and...

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Any Idea?

An exhibition featuring works by graduate students from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The show is curated by Michael Villarreal and features works by: Joyce Bingeman Amanda Breitbach...

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BLUEorange Yart Sale

An event where local artists sell their wares! All of the art will be under the $300 mark.

Charlie Kitchen: New Works

An exhibition of photography and sculpture by San Antonio-based artist Charlie Kitchen.

Ryan Francisco: Dualities

An exhibition of works by Ryan Francisco. In their work, Ryan addresses themes of “body, movement, space, and time.”

Sandra de la Rosa: Sanctuaries

An exhibition of paintings and prints by Houston-based artist Sandra de la Rosa. Her works depict abandoned structures in an attempt to document the ever-changing urban landscape.

Fari Rahimi: Pair

An exhibition of new sculptures by Fari Rahimi. The pieces in the show address “embody fragility and strength, mystery and clarity, oppression and empowerment” through an exploration...

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found: our selves

An exhibition exploring what “coming-of-age” means to marginalized youths. The show is curated by Carnegie Vanguard HS junior Lynn Huynh and in partnership with local Houston...

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Yart Sale

Emerging artists will be vending works throughout the yard of BlueOrange.

Ben Mata: Reductive

An exhibition of works by San Antonio artist Ben Mata. “Mata works on aluminum panels using artist oils and power tools to manipulate the surface....

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Expectations & Accessibility

An exhibition of works by Brittany Ham, Tracey Keller & Melinda Laszczynski. The exhibition works to question the notions of “fine art.”

Printers of Tomorrow

A juried group exhibition of student printmaking, held during the 5th annual PrintHouston.


An exhibition of work by 17 student artists graduating from the UH Photography/Digital Media program, including a range of photography, video, and photo collage work.

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