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Bradley Cruse: Chance

CentralTrak

May 23 - June 6, 2015

An M.F.A. exhibition by interdisciplinary artist Bradley Cruse using film and gaming technology to detail the impact of chance on the human psyche and examine emotion, visual perception, and attention.

Who’s Afraid of Chuck and George?

CentralTrak

February 13 - June 13, 2015

A visual art “roast” of Dallas artists Brian Jones and Brian Scott. who each make art works of their own as well as collaborate under the moniker “Chuck & George.” Nearly a hundred artists were asked to create work immortalizing the beloved duo for this homage exhibition.



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Next Topic: Nathaniel Donnett

A discussion with Houston-based multidisciplinary artist Nathaniel Donnett, moderated by Vicki Meek. Donnett will talk about the roots of his work within the framework his […]

Evan Meaney: /a_ceibas_cycle.zip

A screening of recent work by experimental media artist Evan Meaney concerning ghosts, glitches, and the computationally undead. Meaney will be in attendance to present.

I Should Have Been a Pop Star: Evaluating Value

A series of writings promoted as an exhibition? CentralTrak’s curator-in-residence Leslie Moody Castro will have weekly articles in DMagazine exploring value and the visual arts, […]

What is an artist talk?

A talk on the history, significance, and possibilities of “artist talks” by Daniel Atkinson, Education and Public Programs Manager at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston. […]

Reinhold Engberding: Sudarium

The continuation of German artist Reinhold Engberding’s series of image “interviews,” this installation comprises 144 ink drawings on used bed sheets. Contemplating the father-son-relationship, the […]

Carlos Martiel: Ruins

This live piece by Cuban performance artist Carlos Martiel addresses how dominant culture can bury, but not eliminate, native traditions, folklore, and wisdom.

Roger Beebe: Recycled Cinema

Artist Roger Beebe brings a program of his live, multi-projector film experiments, including the six-projector space spectacle, Last Light of a Dying Star, and the […]

Dialogues on Race

CentralTrak and Make Art with Purpose (MAP) present a conversation with a number of artists, cultural producers, and community leaders about issues connected to race, […]

Gallup Motel Butchering

In this new, four-channel video installation by artists’ collective Postcommodity, a Navajo woman uses a motel room as a temporary space to butcher a sheep […]

A Far Thing Coming Closer

“A screening of four short films that make up a survey of post-Christian America: a culture highly suspicious of ideas like virgin births and parting […]

A Far Thing Coming Closer

CentralTrak’s discussion series “Next Topic” presents a screening of four short films by Richard Bailey, Paul Bryan, Colette Copeland, and Michael A. Morris, immediately followed […]

CentralSound: Flinching Eye Collective

CentralTrak’s music series CentralSound presents interdisciplinary the media artists Flinching Eye Collective (F.E.C.). They will perform a one night only, high energy, live session exploring […]

Transitioners

CentralTrak in collaboration with MAP (Make Art with Purpose) presents Transitioners, an international project that ties into MAP’s current investigation of how urban sites and […]

Tiny Thumbs: Queer.exe

A one-night exhibition of playable video games. An organization that builds awareness around the indie game scene, Tiny Thumbs’ pop-up arcade exhibition Queer.exe is a […]

Draftsmen of the Apocalypse

The exhibition depicts both observational and visionary illustration in order to conjure images of mankind’s eventual doom. Curated by Heyd Fontenot, artists include Simeen Farhat, […]

Têtê-à- Têtê: Christopher Blay

Liberian-born, Texas-based artist Christopher Blay in conversation about his current solo show “Satellites” at Dallas’ CentralTrak.

Christopher Blay: Satellites

Blay‘s work typically demonstrates a smart, funny sensibility. For this show he’ll be constructing fake communication satellite equipment using cheap umbrellas and windshield sunscreens. Should […]

DIY panel organized by Lee Escobedo

Panelists will discuss creating and curating music venues, booking acts, cultivating new talent and the potential for larger events like concerts and festivals using a […]

Shawn Mayer: If you REALLY want to know

New media from the UTD graduating MFA. Visitors from Houston may remember his show of towel photographs from the Art League Houston earlier this spring.

ex mus 8: New Music from the Balcones Fault

A trio of Texas Composer-Performers premiere three new works. A Field of Bluebonnets by Brent Fariss. Landscape: Texas Plains by Charles Underriner. Dry Lines by Travis Weller.

Demitasse: Blue Medicine

Demitasse, a two piece acoustic group, will give a one-night performance of their debut album “Blue Medicine.”

Tête-à-Tête: Jeff Gibbons & Stephen Lapthisophon

In conjunction with their current exhibition, CentralTrak will host several interviews led by Jeff Gibbons. The first discussion will feature Stephen Lapthisophon, multimedia artist, writer, […]

Next Topic: Photography and Materiality

A panel discussion with Danielle Avram Morgan, Mona Kasra, Emily Loving, and Marilyn Waligore on the exhibition Photography & Materiality, an overview of contemporary work […]