Front Gallery


1412 Bonnie Brae

Houston, TX 77006

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Susan Whyne: Perpetuity Once Again

Objects and works on paper by artist Susan Whyne from her ongoing series inspired by Mexican burial culture–specifically, wreathes, bouquets, and grave markers in Oaxaca […]

Bob Ivy: From Scratch

In addition to sketches, plan drawings, and early models, the exhibition will include a recently completed scratch model of the storied steamship Satilla—the first deep […]

Jorge Pardo

A site specific installation by the Los Angeles furniture-and-decor as art artist at Front Gallery, a converted living room space, begs a lot of questions […]

Mark Allen: Drawings and Notes, 2013-2014

Recent work by Allen includes over 50 drawings in color pencil created primarily during meetings, conferences, and discussions. The subject matter of the exhibition reflects […]

Jackie Tileston: Field Guides

Several mixed media works on black paper – these are spacescape paintings–planetoids, orbs, and wandering blobs that float in vast atmospheric fields.

Trim: Pedro Cruz

The drawings and collages in this show come from Greece, Portugal, and Toronto and address the idea of decoration and beautification.

Betwixt and Between

A group of works drawn from the Engelstein/Parazette archive including works by Mark Flood, Tina Marin, Ann Sophie Siden.

Kathryn Spence

San Francisco-based artist Kathryn Spence combines sculpture with drawing and installation. As a birder, gardener, and naturalist her work exposes a dislocation between nature and […]

Russell Prince: Pastmodern

In collaboration with guest curator Jay Wehnert of Intuitve Eye, Front gallery presents the debut solo exhibition of Russell Prince.    

Toby Kamps: 99 Cent Dreams

The table sare turned on Menil curator Toby Kamps as he exhibits photographs that single out chance moments from his explorations near and far.

Virginia Fleck and Steve Wiman

Austin artist Virginia Fleck is known for her vibrant mandalas made out of recycled plastic shopping bags. Steve Wiman will create a site specific work […]

Hilary Harnischfeger and Tommy White

Harnischfeger’s chunked-up ornamental solids and White’s dismembered reassembled collage drawings share layers of gnarliness.

Justin Durand

Justin Durand paints with the kind of raw honesty that can be unnerving. In preparation for this Valentine-themed show he forced himself into a love […]

Kim Dingle: Oil Sketches

Frenzied girl-children caught in the throes of rapturous adventure by the well-known LA artist at the inaugural exhibition of Sharon Engelstein’s new house-gallery, Front.