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Keren Cytter: Show Real Drama

Written and directed by artist Keren Cytter, Show Real Drama is based on the lives of two of her actors who decide to write and […]

Keren Cytter: Video Art Manual

A survey of video works by Israeli artist Keren Cytter, along with related drawings, texts, and photographs at Diverseworks’ OLD space at 1117 East Freeway.

Don Ed Hardy: 2000 Dragons + 12

A 500 foot-long scroll painting of 2000 dragons, created in the year 2000 to commemorate not only what was The Year of the Dragon in […]

Grandalism featuring ARTICLE

DiverseWorks’  rotating series of large-scale works by  Houston street artists features Phillip Orlando Perez (aka) Article,  curated by Aerosol Warfare’s Gonzo247.

University of Houston MFA Show

Artists: Lisa Garrett, Rosine Kouamen, Emily McGrew, Natali Leduc, M’Kina Tapscott, Danilo Bojic, Ted Closson, Sebastian Forray, Abi Semter, Chuck Ivy, and Steven Hook.

Grandalism Featuring Gabe Prusmack

Galveston-based aerosol artist Gabriel Prusmack creates colorful images from his past through the use of multilayered stencils on scrap wood, found objects, and discarded materials.

Marina Zurkow: Necrocracy

A labyrinth-like landscape, populated with an array of petroleum-based artworks by Brooklyn-based artist Marina Zurkow.  NeoGeo, an installation of software-driven moving image animations by Marina […]

Flickerlounge unBlocked: Performance Based Video

Blurring the distinction between performance, video art and body art,  young artists from the University of Houston use their bodies as tools for expression. Organized […]

Grandalism: featuring DECK WGF

Diverseworks season-long series of street art commissions curated by GONZO247 presents DECK WGF, a graffiti writer/artist from Brooklyn, who belives that to be a graffiti […]

Grandalism: EPISODE

Born and raised on Houston’s north side, EPISODE’s influences come from old school NorthSide crews like RAGE*KTK. He has been writing (legal) graffiti for the […]

My Life as a Doll by Tara Conley & Tria Wood

Sculptor Tara Conley and writer Tria Wood combine rhyme, candy-colors, and lyrically bent steel, undulating fiberglass, tufted cotton and glossy vinyl to make a seductive […]

Braden King: A Sense of Place and Home

Music videos and shorts from Braden King, part of Diverseworks Flickerlounge series. Videos include: Sparklehorse’s Morning Hollow, Bonnie “Prince” Billy’s ” Horses, [Postcards From] Here […]

Flickerlounge: Houston 175

Short films from the Texas Archive of the Moving Image, including historical and home movie footage from Houston and Texas with everything from a zookeeper […]

Flickerlounge: Video LAB

Video LAB, an enabler for video and sound art in North Texas, presents “abstract and non-narrative time-based concepts” curated by Mary Benedicto. Flickerlounge is a […]

Grandalism featuring SKEEZ181

Grandalism is a season-long series of street-art commissions on the DiverseWorks dock, curated by Gonzo 247 of Aerosol Warfare. First up is Skeez181, is veteran, […]

State Fair

Organized to coincide Houston’s first-ever public art fairs, artists from around the state will inhabit the gallery with  public projects that explore the notion of […]

Mark Swanson and Jack Ferver: Two Alike

In Two Alike, the first co-production between the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston and DiverseWorks ArtSpace, choreographer and performer Jack Ferver pairs up with visual artist […]

The North Wind & The Sun

Diverseworks organizes an H-Town, Chi-Town mash-up with an exchange of the 2008 Artadia awardees from Chicago!  Houston will host Chicago artists Melika Bass, Juan Angel […]

Patricia Hernandez: Parody of Light

Patricia Hernandez challenges the practices of America’s most collected artist, Thomas Kinkade: Painter of Light in the exhibition Parody of Light. Hernandez critiques Kinkade’s digitally […]

Before (During) After... and Under-Standing Water

DiverseWorks begins the new season with an exhibition and symposium that commemorates the 5th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Before (During) After and the accompanying exhibition […]

Universes: Ameriville

These fusion theater pioneers seamlessly meld poetry, jazz, hip-hop, politics, down home blues and smoldering Spanish melodies, creating an unforgettable performance experience. Ameriville is a […]

Darrin Martin: Fragments

Aurora Picture Show brings New York-based filmmaker and artist Darrin Martin to Houston for a special screening of Fragments, his latest work that includes an […]

Luck of the Draw 9: The Musical!

DiverseWorks’ highly anticipated summer auction, Luck of the Draw 9: The Musical! is taking place this Wednesday with tempting art that will make you want […]