Lawndale Art Center

Lawndale Art Center

http://www.lawndaleartcenter.org

(713) 528-5858

4912 Main Street

Houston, TX 77002

CURRENT

BioCity

Lawndale Art Center

January 22 - June 11, 2016

A "performance-art-sculpture" installed on Lawndale's lawn. "The project will involve the creation of numerous small-scale structures each one timed, designed and tuned to attract, interface, or illustrate indigenous and migratory life on the site."A project by The Expanded Environment, featuring Ned Dodington, Christoph Ibele, Jon LaRocca & Haldre Rogers.

Georgia Carter: Grisaille

Lawndale Art Center

January 22 - February 27, 2016

An exhibition of drawings and inkjet prints by Georgia Carter. For the works, Carter digitally alters photos of grisaille, french decorative wallpaper, and then re-draws the pixelated alteration.

Jorge Galván Flores: Alkanzíyya

Lawndale Art Center

January 22 - February 27, 2016

A tableau by artist Jorge Galván Flores. The piece "thinks about the connections between citizenship and sexuality, specifically how personal desire might be linked to self-preservation and survival."

Satellite

Lawndale Art Center

January 22 - February 27, 2016

An exhibition of works by Almendra Castillo, Cinthia Gomez & Yma Luis. The show is process-based: the artists attempted "to recreate a single body of work based upon a series of letters describing each artists' sculpture." The artists essentially played "Telephone" using letters in an attempt to examine how a single sculpture changes through the eyes of different artists.  

Randy Bolton: Flicker + Fade

Lawndale Art Center

January 22 - February 27, 2016

An exhibition of sculptural print installations by artist Randy Bolton. By distressing and reassembling objects, Bolton attempts to create a story using unrelated images.



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BioCity

A “performance-art-sculpture” installed on Lawndale’s lawn. “The project will involve the creation of numerous small-scale structures each one timed, designed and tuned to attract, interface,...

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Georgia Carter: Grisaille

An exhibition of drawings and inkjet prints by Georgia Carter. For the works, Carter digitally alters photos of grisaille, french decorative wallpaper, and then re-draws the pixelated...

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Jorge Galván Flores: Alkanzíyya

A tableau by artist Jorge Galván Flores. The piece “thinks about the connections between citizenship and sexuality, specifically how personal desire might be linked to self-preservation...

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Satellite

An exhibition of works by Almendra Castillo, Cinthia Gomez & Yma Luis. The show is process-based: the artists attempted “to recreate a single body of work...

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Randy Bolton: Flicker + Fade

An exhibition of sculptural print installations by artist Randy Bolton. By distressing and reassembling objects, Bolton attempts to create a story using unrelated images.

Jason Urban: A Library for Soft Rains

An exhibition of work inspired by a chapter from Raymond Bradbury’s The Martian Chronicles. “The various pieces in the exhibit process the Bradbury story through a range...

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Candace Hicks: Read Me

An exhibition that asks the viewer to solve clues and find the solution to the puzzle within the show. The works consist of optical illusions...

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Emily Fleisher: Bread, Bath and Beyond

“Emily Fleisher’s work highlights potential moments of spirituality and meditation within the home – specifically focusing on the bathroom and kitchen.  Imagery is appropriated from...

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28th Annual Día de los Muertos

Almost three decades ago, Lawndale started handing out small 8 x 10” tins and inviting artists to create small works inspired by the traditional Latin...

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Lawndale Regional Wilderness Zone

An exhibition presented by Elizabeth Eicher and Hélène Schlumberger that playfully interprets the pedagogy of the National Parks Service. Transforming the Sculpture Garden into a natural...

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Prismatic

A site specific installation by Melissa Borrell that turns Lawndale’s Project Space into an experiential world. This installation surrounds and engages the viewer through the interaction of...

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The Beauty is Broken

A solo exhibition in which Camille Warmington uses family photos to regain her memory after the death of her mother.

Studio Junkies

An exhibition of paintings by Kay Sarver that offers a window into the lives of Houston artists. Sarver highlights individual creators, showing that they are a vital part...

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Specter Field

A collaborative project between Harold Mendez and Ronny Quevedo. The artists will spread water and graphite over the floor of the gallery, from which sculptures and...

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The Big Show 2015

An annual open-call, juried exhibition, this year featuring works by 62 artists selected by juror George Scheer, co-founder of Elsewhere in Greensboro, NC.

Keliy Anderson-Staley: Found Unfound

An exhibition by Keliy Anderson-Staley addressing themes of inheritance, lineage, and family lore, and narrative potential of photography by re-staging the artist’s search for a...

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Isabel Cuenca: Satis House

An exhibition of collages, paper constructs, and painting assemblages by artist Isabel Cuenca exploring decay after loss.

Liz Rodda: Total Body

An exhibition of work by artist Liz Rodda incorporating a sea of collected video clips from TV, music videos, and vlogs, with spoken text by...

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Design Fair 2015

The Design Fair 2015 features examples of both cutting-edge contemporary and vintage design­–furniture, glass, ceramics, lighting, books, metalwork and fashion–with designers and vendors on hand....

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Erin Stafford: Tongue-and-Groove

Artist Erin Stafford’s parquet floor installation undulates from underneath to create an uncanny visual experience.

Anthony Sonnenberg: With Wild Abandon

Ranging from porcelain works to performance, artist Anthony Sonnenberg’s art marks his path to understanding the effects of indulgence.

On Plasticity: Poetics of the Built

This show of objects and images by artists Adam Crosson, Jonas Hart, and James Scheuren observes actions and systems of choice.

Jason Flowers: 8 Ohms

In artist Jason Flowers’ interactive installation, eight cassette decks sound harmoniously together  until a viewer approaches one of the individual decks and “distracts” it to...

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Jonathan Leach: Ghost Grid

Houston artist Jonathan Leach has transformed Lawndale Art Center‘s large, north-facing wall with his brand of bright colors and geometric lines and angles.

Stephanie Patton: Synthetic Happiness

Exploring the issues and impacts of mental health and medical treatment, Stephanie Patton’s Project Space exhibition includes padded vinyl, quilted mattress pieces, and video works...

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Jed Foronda: Day Dreams

Jed Foronda carves organic, abstract patterns into the surfaces of paper mediums– from Art Forums to Playboys–subverting and transforming cultural memory.

Ryder Richards: The Idyll

Richards’ installation–an information temple complete with security cameras, projections, and panels with unintelligible text and formulas–promises dissolution of self for communality. Surrender your identity.

{exurb} Topologies

Johnny DiBlasi, Stephen Kraig, Patrick Renner, and Eric Todd explore space as a medium in this site-specific, kinetic and data-driven installation.

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