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Collaborations: Deceiving Reality

The Collaborations program teaches students from Houston-area high schools how to create an exhibition from start to finish.  This year features works from 29 students […]

Wétiko: Cowboys & Indigenes: Nermine Hammam

Three new exhibitions as part of the 2014 FotoFest Biennial features works from seven artists and photojournalists—living, deceased and currently missing—each whose images tell the […]

Ajyal: Generations: Maitha Bin Demithan

Three new exhibitions as part of the 2014 FotoFest Biennial features works from seven artists and photojournalists—living, deceased and currently missing—each whose images tell the […]

Free Candy: Bryan Forrester

The Lens Capsule is an artist run temporary exhibition space situated within a moving truck. Its mission is to serve emerging Texas photographers and lens-based artist through […]

2014 HCP Print Auction

January 30 – Collector’s Panel Discussion 5:30-7PM. February 10 – Tour of the Exhibition, 6PM. February 12 – 2014 HCP Print Auction, 6PM.

Panel Discussion: The Ways We See Food

A panel discussion about how the ways we see food are shifting due to emerging technology, new media and industry trends. Moderated by Teresa Byrne-Dodge, […]

See Food

Natalie Zelt curates 11 artists who focus on food and its impact on society. Photographers include Corey Arnold, Jonathan Blaustein, Christin Boggs, Damaris Booth, Nolan […]

Learning Curve 7

This year’s exhibition annual exhibition of selected works made by HCP’s students from the past year is juried by Allison Pappas, Museum of Fine Arts Houston […]

Bob Gomel: Lecture

A former LIFE Magazine photographer, Bob Gomel was raised in New York City, where he earned a journalism degree from NYU. After serving four years […]


FotoFest and Houston Center for Photography continue their ongoing collaboration with the exhibition Moving/Still: Recent Photographs by Texas Artists, the fifth installment of the FotoFest […]

31st Annual HCP Juried Membership Exhibition

Houston Center for Photography presents HCP Juried Membership Exhibition. This year the work was juried by Milwaukee Art Museum curator Lisa Sutcliffe. 35 artists were […]

Unusual Garden

Curious perspectives of gardens and botanical material, both natural and manicured. Featuring the work of Lynn Geesaman, Judy Haberl, David Robinson, Brad Temkin, Ruud van […]

Picture This!

An exhibition of work created by patients in PictureThis!, HCP’s outreach program at Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers.

Soldier, At Ease

Through the work of Tim Hetherington, Louie Palu, and Erin Trieb, this exhibition will look at how active soldiers spend their private time “at ease,” […]

In Appropriation

Contemporary photographers who work expressly with pre-existing imagery: Adam Broomberg and Olivier Chanarin, Melinda Gibson, Seba Kurtis, Esther Teichmann, and Michael Wolf. Curated by Aaron […]

Learning Curve 6

A selection of work by HCP’s Learning Center students created during the past year, Juried by Jennifer Ward Exhibitions Coordinator, FotoFest.

Isa Leshko: Elderly Animals

Through travels to animal sanctuaries across the US, Leshko explores animals at or near the end of their lives.

Collaborations IX: Aging

Work by students from nine Houston-area high schools who participated in HCP’s Collaborations IX program, and who chose to explore issues such as childhood, maturity, […]

Priya Kambli: Color Falls Down

Pairing customs reminiscent of a different place and time with her contemporary American life, Kambli foregrounds the ideas of displacement through storytelling.