Galveston Artist Residency

Galveston Artist Residency

2521 Mechanic St

Galveston, TX 77550


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David Fenster: Opuntia

David Fenster’s film Opuntia is “a supernatural true story based on the writings of 16th century conquistador-turned-shaman Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca.”

The Festival of the Beautiful

From the Galveston Artist Residency: “We will leave the Galveston Artist Residency & the Galveston Arts Center at the “Hour of the Wolf” to convene...

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The Idea Fund Information Session

Come to the Galveston Artist Residency and learn about how to apply for The Idea Fund, a re-granting program administered by a partnership of DiverseWorks, Aurora Picture...

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Unsteady Ground

Unsteady Ground is a show of moving image work that explores the precarious nature of home as a physical and psychic environment. The exhibition is...

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2016-2017 Artists in Residence Exhibition

An exhibition featuring works by the Galveston Artist Residency’s 2016-2017 residents: Leonardo Benzant, Fidencio Fifield-Perez, and Pat Palermo.

Scott Gilbert: True Artist Tales

An exhibition of comics by artist Scott Gilbert. True Artist Tales began as a comic strip during the artist’s MFA studies at the University of Houston in...

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Andy Slemenda and Katie Vida

An exhibition featuring works by Andy Slemenda and Katie Vida. Slemenda will be showing a site-specific installation based on an allegorical island, while Vida will show sound collages...

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Shifting Baselines: Texas Gulf Coast

An exhibition of photographs by Victoria Sambunaris. The show focuses on the industry of the Texas Gulf coast, exploring the ports of Galveston, Port Arthur, and...

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Plant People

GAR’s spring group exhibition features works celebrating plants, alongside the plants that inspired them. Includes pieces (and plants) by Natasha Bowdoin, Dean Daderko, Andrea Dezso,...

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George Rush: Horizon

Rush is interested in exploring relationships between painting and exhibition space.  

The Ghost of Robert Rauschenberg

This is a 20 minute performance piece conceived by GAR and created in collaboration with Thomas Dougherty of Da Camera’s Young Composer program, and mixed-media...

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Sarah Rothenberg: Paris Nocturne

The Galveston Artist Residency presents Paris Nocturne: Music of Ravel, Debussy, Poulenc, Mompou and Satie by Da Camera with Sarah Rothenberg, Piano. Admission is $10....

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QFest 2013: Before You Know It

The Galveston Artist Residency is pleased to be a part of QFest 2013, Houston’s Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival.  As part of the festival,...

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QFest 2013: Wildness

The Galveston Artist Residency is part of QFest 2013, Houston’s Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival. As part of the festival, they will be screening...

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Galveston Artist Residency Exhibition

The Galveston Artist Residency presents a group exhibition featuring the work of resident artists Josh Bernstein, Zachary Podgorny and Davide Savorani. Please join them to...

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Jesse Bransford: The Fourth Pyramid

For GAR’s first anniversary, Brooklyn-based artist Jesse Bransford’s drawings and numerical symbols transform the GAR gallery into a three dimensional incantation. Under the influence of...

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