Galveston Arts Center
July 14 - August 19, 2018
"Kalee Appleton’s work deals with the nature and materiality of photography through the enduring tradition of landscape photography. Supplementary Scenes explores the objectivity of idealized landscapes and utopian worlds depicted in the photographic backdrops commonly used in mainstream photography studios."
July 14 - August 19, 2018
"Susannah Mira uses commercial side-stream as her starting point, transforming piles of excess material into sculpture. In manipulating repetitive, geometric units into organic shapes, Mira reinstates the logic of nature into a production cycle that emphasizes profits over planetary stewardship. Her installation, Lighter than Air, employs the metal mesh of used air filters in pieces that appear to float exuberantly in space."
July 14 - August 19, 2018
"Timothy Harding’s exhibition Unfurled includes works that explore the fluid relationship between pictorial space and the three-dimensional realm through hardedge geometric patterns and manipulated surfaces. Harding’s work navigates spatial relationships between drawing, painting, and sculpture, through dimensional paintings and sculptural installations."
Fables, Families and Myths features :three series of works by Texas artist Ellen Tanner that highlight the artists exploration into characters, creatures, and myths. This...Read More
“Other Edens features six artists who reference patterns in the natural world in their work. The exhibition includes work by Rebecca Braziel, Dylan Conner, Hallie...Read More
“Trained as a sculptor and painter, Chance Dunlap’s recent practice has focused on his passion for handmade fishing lures. Best Chance features a selection of...Read More
“The Trinity River Project is a collaborative exhibition by Marcos Lutyens and Laray Polk, seeking to provide an opportunity for viewers (as readers and contemplators)...Read More
“Stratiforms features the work of three artists who examine layers in the natural environment through photography, sculpture, and painting. These artists demonstrate acute observations of...Read More
Join Lois Farfel Stark for a presentation and reception celebrating the release of her new book The Telling Image. ” In The Telling Image, Stark explains...Read More
“In Collections, Keepsakes, and Souvenirs, Paho Mann and Leigh Merrill investigate our personal and cultural relationships to the objects we collect and environments we inhabit,...Read More
“AnnieLaurie Erickson’s work investigates the physical apparatus of the Internet and digital surveillance. Into the Digital Mesh includes photographic works from her ongoing Data Shadows series, which examines the...Read More
Conversations @ The Center is a series feature contemporary artists and other arts professionals speaking about and showing images of their work, practices, professions, or discuss...Read More
0 – Connected features collages created from images Houston artist Michael Golden has collected over the past 30 years of his studio practice. The pieces draw on...Read More
An exhibition featuring paintings and cut-paper works by Houston artist Cary Reeder. The pieces in the show explore themes of loss and renewal through nature and...Read More
An exhibition featuring works by the Dallas-based collaborative duo The Color Condition (Marianne Newsom and Sunny Sliger). Premium Quality “explores a symbolic collision of the internal and...Read More
An event featuring local zine makers showing their wares. This event is presented by WAKE, the Galveston-based collective behind the music and arts publication Wake the...Read More
“Taiguruma Radio Station reintroduces the lost art and tradition of Japanese “fish cart” lanterns through an installation by Motoyuki Noguchi and Toshimichi Minagawa. Expanding on...Read More
Joan Laughlin’s detailed paintings of forest undergrowth and tree knots highlight the resilience of the natural world and allude to the fleeting nature of memory....Read More
An exhibition of photographs, video, printed matter, and a 13-foot-tall viewing platform resembling a seawall lifeguard stand by artist Dan Schmahl. Schmahl’s exhibition documents the romantic...Read More
An exhibition featuring works from San Antonio artist Christie Blizard’s ongoing project in which she holds up text paintings on the Today show and Good Morning America.
“Regina Agu explores representations of the physical and historical landscape in her exhibition Sea Change. Agu’s work explores narratives related to language, history, and representation,...Read More
A show featuring works by Dallas-based artist Giovanni Valderas. The pieces in Giovanni Valderas: Tradecraft address “issues with gentrification in Spanish speaking communities and incorporate frayed elements...Read More
A show of new paintings by Houston artist Christopher Cascio. The pieces in the exhibition reference both traditional quilt patterns and the artist’s past works that were created...Read More
A show of new ceramic totems by Houston artist Angel Oloshove. The pieces in the exhibition “reflect on the land, environment, and its constant state of...Read More
A show of paintings by Houston artist Bradley Kerl. Kerl’s compositions are inspired by his daily experiences — his imagery includes classroom still-life arrangements, a flowerbed at the...Read More
A show of works by members of Houston’s Burning Bones Press printmaking studio. This exhibition is co-organized by Keelin Burrows, Curator for The Printing Museum, Houston, and...Read More
A show of works by Texas-based artist Abhidnya Ghuge. In her work, Ghuge creates large-scale installations made from printed paper plates.
An exhibition of works by the Houston-based artist collective ROUX (Rabéa Ballin, Ann Johnson, Delita Martin, and Lovie Olivia). The works of the collective “navigate...Read More
A collaborative show between multidisciplinary artists Tierney Malone and Robert Hodge. The exhibition is a visual representation of the music project Two and 1/2 Years: A Musical...Read More
2,524 Earthquakes This Past Year is a sound installation that references the seismic activity caused by fracking in Oklahoma and North Texas between January 1...Read More
Calder Kamin sculpts animals using colored plastic bags. In addition to her sculptures, this exhibition will have an educational component, the Neocortex Classroom, that aims to...Read More
A multimedia installation by Austin-based artist Jules Buck Jones. The show will feature the artist’s paintings, drawings, and sculptures combined with backdrops and props from his Animal...Read More
A show of photographs by Steve Fisher. In his work, Fisher aims to document the “understated beauty” of Texas’ coastal landscape.
A show of works by Houston artist David Aylsworth. The artist “is inspired by images around him, in both a mental and physical sense, and...Read More
A lecture series featuring speakers discussing art, science, and technology.