Galveston Arts Center

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Robert Ruello: Fuzzy Essentials

Galveston Arts Center

May 30 - July 5, 2015

An exhibition of works made by Houston-based artist Robert Ruello over the past 20 years by his processes of manipulated source imagery and painting.


Adela Andea: Lux Aeterna

A site-specific installation by Romanian-born, Houston-based artist Adela Andea-a unique sensory experience created with various light sources, plastic elements, electrical components, and re-purposed technology.

Urban Ecologies

An exhibition considering landscapes–urban, natural, and imagined–and our interactions with them. The show pairs artists from Houston with artists who live elsewhere, including works by […]

Texas Abstract

This survey exhibition, organized in conjunction with the recent release of the book, TEXAS ABSTRACT: Modern + Contemporary, features work by more than 20 significant […]

Rachel Wiley Janota and Lisa Qualls

Galveston-based Rachel Wiley Janota is a painter and photographer of landscapes both urban and rural. Houston-based artist Lisa Qualls will talk about the seemingly different […]

Nature Centered

Guest curator Christine Jelson West of Lawndale Art Center brings together the works of three young Houston-area women artists, Rebecca Braziel, Kari Breitigam, and Isela […]

Robin Myers + Keliy Anderson-Staley

A collaboration with Houston Center for Photography. Works by Robin Myers and Keliy Anderson-Staley (one of whose tintype portraits is pictured).

Pat Colville: A Celebration

A Celebration features five decades of work, spanning paintings, drawings, works on paper and most recently, sculpture. Colville’s work and compositions focus on geometric shapes […]

Conversations @ The Center: Keith Carter

Galveston Arts Center’s lecture series with a special presentation by Carter.  Carter will discuss his work and career followed by a conversation with curator Clint […]

Hillerbrand+Magsamen: Home Improvement

The collaborative husband and wife visual team draws upon the Fluxus tradition of incorporating humor, performance, video art and everyday objects. They create a conversation […]

Conversations @ The Center

Photo presentations and discussion with artists Maggie Fuller and Diane Falkenhagen. Each artist will give a 20 minute photo presentation about their work followed by […]

Jane Allensworth: Recent Works

This exhibition features both paintings and works on paper. Curator Clint Willour will lead a gallery talk beginning at 6:30 pm during ArtWalk.

Remembering Susan Shirley Eckel: Selected Works

An exhibition featuring work completed throughout her life. Eckel’s monotypes and pastels feature idyllic, peaceful scenes.  Curator Clint Willour will lead a gallery talk beginning at […]

The Story… featuring Troy Woods

Woods creates sculpture out of wood and steel that create a dialog and tell a story. Curator Clint Willour will lead a gallery talk with the […]

David Politzer: When You’re Out There

David Politzer received a BS in Studio Art from Skidmore College in 1998, and an MFA in Photography from Syracuse University in 2005. In 2012, […]

Emily Peacock: You, Me & Diane

Emily Peacock’s “You, Me & Diane” is a series of photographs based on work from the seminal book Diane Arbus: An Aperture Monograph. Peacock has […]

Kelly O’Connor: Rock City

The Galveston Arts Center presents Kelly O’Connor’s newest series of large-scale collages and totemic sculptures titled Rock City. The exhibition will open during the July […]

Marcelyn McNeil: Bent into Shape

The Galveston Arts Center presents Marcelyn McNeil’s newest series of large-scale abstract oil paintings. The exhibition will open during the Galveston ArtWalk. beginning at 6:30 […]

Curtis Gannon: Never Enough

Gannon spent much of his artistic life creating paintings 50’s comics, then decided that he wasn’t fully expressing his feelings on the medium and decided […]

The Drawing Room, Part 2

Drawings by eight Texas-based women artists, featuring drawings by Debra Barrera (Houston), Jillian Conrad (Houston), Bethany Johnson (Austin), Laura Lark (Houston), Jayne Lawrence (San Antonio), […]

Daniel Mcfarlane: In Industry

McFarlane’s draws from his day job as an apprentice with an industrial painting company to examine the connection between function and fine art, contrasting the […]

Robert Pruitt: Recent Drawings

Recent drawings by Houston artist Robert Pruitt combine elements of SciFi, hiphop culture, and comic book graphics with black political and social issues.

HJ Bott: A 40 Year Celebration

The traveling survey of 40 years of work by Houston-based artist HJ Bott, whose unique “Displacement of Volume Concepts” or DoV were hatched right across […]