Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
September 22 - January 7, 2018
An exhibition highlighting the spectrum of contemporary quilt-making techniques and traditions. The show brings together a diverse selection of quilters, including Kathryn Clark, Carolyn Mazloomi, Aaron McIntosh, and Anna Von Mertens.
September 22 - January 7, 2018
For Hire: Contemporary Sign Painting in America "showcases a range of contemporary sign painters who use traditional methods to create banners, sandwich boards, paper signs, murals, fictional advertisements, and more. Some pieces will be installed from the start of the show, while others will be created in the gallery, during public hours, over the course of the exhibition. Featured in the exhibition are sign painters Remy Chwae (Los Angeles, CA), Forrest Wozniak and Ira Coyne (Minneapolis, MN and Olympia, WA), Norma Jeanne Maloney (Taylor, TX), Shelby Rothenhöfer (Chicago, IL), and Sean and Kayleigh Starr (Denton, TX), among others."
HCCC resident artists Molly Koehn, Hannah Oatman, Angel Oloshove and Liz Robb will speak about their works.
A free family event featuring hands-on activities involving fiber art.
An exhibition featuring works by Bohyun Yoon and Alyce Santoro. The show explores the potential of sound within objects and craft materials, asking questions like: What does...Read More
Artist talks by HCCC residents Vivian Chiu and Jenna Wright.
A retrospective of works by Pittsburgh-based ceramic artist Edward Eberle. The show, which includes more than 40 works created throughout Eberle’s career, aims to show the evolution...Read More
A show of recent works by furniture maker Annie Evelyn. From the Craft Center: “Using alternative materials to upholster her chairs, she manipulates tessellations of cement...Read More
“Raising awareness of the empty bowls in our community, local artists donate hand-made bowls for purchase, each bowl coming with a soup lunch.”
A juried exhibition of small-scale fiber works. The show is juried by Mary Ruth Smith, a fiber artist and professor at Baylor University, and features works...Read More
An exhibition of works by Houston Center for Contemporary Craft resident artists. The show features works by Susan Budge, Jonathan Clark, Madison Creech, Terry Fromm, Julia Gabriel, Rene...Read More
A family event where attendees can watch demonstrations by Houston-area artist guilds and community groups, see HCCC’s exhibitions, and talk with HCCC residents.
An exhibition featuring works by Drew Cameron, Alicia Deitz and Ehren Tool. All three artists in the show use their craft as part of their personal...Read More
A group exhibition focusing on artists who create miniatures. Artists in the show include Jon Almeda, Althea Crome, Sean Donlon, Nash Quinn, and Marco Terenzi.
A show of works by fourth-generation Navajo weaver Melissa Cody. The pieces in the exhibition merge the artist’s family’s weaving history with images inspired by video games...Read More
A pop-up sale featuring cups and mugs made by ceramic artists.
A discussion featuring Houston artists Sharon Kopriva, Edward Lane McCartney, and Debbie Wetmore. Each panelist is featured in Robert Craig Bunch’s new book The Art of Found Objects:...Read More
HCCC residents Anthony Sonnenberg and Lisa Hardaway will talk about their work.
A free family festival featuring demonstrations by local artists, hands-on activities, and more.
A biennial juried exhibition featuring 53 works by 38 artists. This year’s show was juried by Paul Sacaridiz, Executive Director of Haystack Mountain School of...Read More
An exhibition exploring the intersection of craft and food in contemporary culture. The show features works by Celia Butler, Kazuki Guzmán, Joshua Kosker, Aurélie Mathigot, Yuka...Read More
An evening of performance, presentation, and discussion about art therapy and its effects on the body and mind. The program will feature dancer Jennifer Mabus, sound artist Lynn...Read More
An exhibition featuring works by seven artists who began their residencies at HCC in 2014. Artists in the show include: Clara Hoag, Natasha Hovey, Jera Rose Petal...Read More
An exhibition by Virginia-based artist Charlotte Potter. The works in the show “investigate the physical manifestation of identity through the intersection of glass and the...Read More
An exhibition of textiles by Karen Rips and Paula Chung. The works in the show are inspired by body imaging medical technology and use images gathered...Read More
An exhibition featuring mixed-media works by Debra Broz and fiber works by Nick DeFord. The artists manipulate detritus from everyday life to reinvigorate and question the meanings...Read More
An exhibition of works by jeweler Sondra Sherman. The artist uses books as her inspiration, creating jewelry that is housed in cut-out nooks within the pages...Read More
An exhibition examining the plate “as a cultural touchstone beyond its everyday utility.” The show is curated by Niki Johnson and Amelia Toelke.
A talk with former resident artist Jonathan Clark. The artist “works with office supplies he manipulates to interpret nature’s process of intrinsic mathematical and divine proportions.”
Grace Zuniga will lead a family event centered around making Papel picado (perforated paper), a traditional Mexican craft.
A family event where you can learn about the art of woodworking. There will be crafts and food!
An exhibition of new works by Arizona-based artist Ann Morton. Using large-scale installations, Morton explores the relationship between printed news and handcrafted objects. The project includes...Read More
An exhibition of works by Susan Beiner and Brian Fleetwood. Exploring how nature is tailored to human consumption, each artists recreates interactions between nature and humanity.
An exhibition celebrating five decades of the Jewelry and Enamel program at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston’s Glassell School of Art, featuring jewelry objects...Read More