Glassell School of Art

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5101 Montrose Boulevard

Houston, TX 77006-

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PAST

McKenzie Wark: The Beach Beneath The Street

In this lecture, McKenzie Wark considers the key contributions of some of the members of the Situationist International, one of the great post-war avant-garde groups. […]

Paul Pfeiffer: lecture

Pfeiffer appropriates footage from television, movies, and sporting events to create videos, sculptures, and installations.

T.J. Demos: lecture

Demos writes widely on modern and contemporary art. His published work centers on the conjunction of art and politics.

Lisa Yuskavage: Artist Talk

Yuskavage’s works are characterized by an ongoing engagement with the history of painting.  

2014 Core Exhibition

The 2014 Core show features work by current artists-in-residence Julia Brown, Anahita Ghazvinizadeh, Anna Elise Johnson, Senalka McDonald, Harold Mendez, Madsen Minax, and Ronny Quevedo. […]

Michael Corris: lecture

Artist, art historian, and critic Corris will survey the landscape of Post-Conceptual art.

Gregg Bordowitz: lecture

In his lecture “Revisiting Poetics,” writer, activist, and artist Gregg Bordowitz uses Aristotle’s text as a starting point for a discussion on the interrelatedness of […]

Shahzia Sikander: Lecture

Shahzia Sikander is best known for her experimentation with Indo-Persian miniature painting in different formats and media.

Core Exhibition: From Here to Afternoon

From Here to Afternoon stems from the photographic motion studies conducted by scientific managers Lillian and Frank Gilbreth in the 1910s and ‘20s. The exhibition […]

Why a Texas Biennial?: A public panel

The Glassell Studio School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host “Why a Texas Biennial?”, a public panel moderated by Glassell Studio School […]

Hito Steyerl: In Free Fall

In Free Fall incorporates three works: Before the Crash, After the Crash and Crash, which tell the story of the current global economic crisis through […]

Lecture by Vasif Kortun

Vasif Kortun is the director of research and programs at SALT an intra-disciplinary cultural institution. This lecture is free and open to the public. No […]

2013 Core Exhibition

Featuring work by current artists-in-residence Miguel Amat, Anthea Behm, Jang Soon Im, Tatiana Istomina, Anna Elise Johnson, Senalka McDonald, Madsen Minax and Ronny Quevedo. Core […]

Core Lecture: Adam Pendleton

Adam Pendleton is a conceptual artist who lives and works in New York City. He moves fluidly between painting, publishing, photographic collage, video, and performance […]

Core Program Lecture: Kalup Linzy

Linzy’s best-known work is a series of politically charged videos that satirize the conventions of the television soap opera. In 2010, Linzy appeared on the […]

Core Lecture: Mark Allen

Mark Allen is an artist, educator, and curator based in Los Angeles. He is the founder and executive director of Machine Project, a non-profit performance […]

There is no archive in which nothing gets lost

Selected works in video as heterotopic archives in which the intersection of site, narrative and performative gesture within each disrupts the space of representation. Featuring […]

Core Lecture: Brian Holmes

Art and cultural critic Brian Holmes was the English editor of publications for Documenta X in 1997. Holmes has published in journals Multitudes, Open, Springerin […]

Core Exhibition 2012

The annual Core exhibition at the Glassell School of Art opens Friday, March 16, showcasing work from the 2011-12 residents Miguel Amat, Anthea Behm, Lourdes […]