Lawndale Art Center
February 28 - January 10, 2015
The 2014 mural at Lawndale Art Center will feature Otabenga Jones & Associates. This project will be the fourth mural at Lawndale Art Center. In addition to the mural at Lawndale there will be a series of adjacent programs, kicking off a year-long commitment to health education. Programs will include cooking classes, a foraging workshop, an urban gardening workshop and a line of mass produced lunchboxes that will be made available to the public.
TJ Hunt attempts to place her work in dialogue with canonical artworks of the past in order to examine her own position in an art […]
New work by Texas-based artist Carlos Rosales-Silva reflects the absorption and appropriation of minority culture by mainstream American society.
An array of Walker’s sexualized fuzzy fabric characters, plagued by physical breakdown, or, in other words, “a personal struggle with spectatorship, binaries within gender, abstraction, […]
Kinda-sorta figurative art with a decidedly unsettled edge. Described by curator Sebastian Forray as a “flaying” of representation, a “dissection” of abstraction, new works by […]
A community editing party with Boston Davis Bostian, Jay Mays, and Robin Mack, creators of the GENDER book, “a fun, colorful, community-based resource that illustrates […]
Lubbock based artist Christie Blizard will present a series of tipis that function as dwellings, points of contact and spatial markings as they are lived […]
Investigations in the manipulation of time by Debra Barrera and Norberto Gomez, Jr. Interactive exhibits and projected film will give the viewer a sense of […]
Items made for specific individuals as gifts.
Granwell delves into the city’s grit and substance by incorporating handmade paper, found objects, and raw materials to create sculptures that evoke primitive architecture. Scanga‘s […]
A 2×4′office ceiling grid containing 12 fluorescent troffer lights that illuminate the empty space behind Lawndale Art Center by Buffalo NY, architect/writer Curt Gambetta, a […]
Landale’s big, annual open call, non-juried fundraiser, celebrating the Mexican tradition of Día de los Muertos by making and buying contemporary interpretations of retablos on […]
Video artist Britt Ragsdale, recent CultureMap People’s Choice Award Winner at the 2011 Big Show, is holding an open screen test in Lawndale’s room 317. […]
Lawndale Artist Studio Program participants Seth Mittag, David Politzer and Anne J. Regan present their work and their plans for their residencies at Lawndale.
Curator Paul Middendorf moderates a panel discussion on the importing and exporting of artists and concepts among panelists Dean Daderko (Curator, CAMH), Alison De Lima […]
Opening along with the indoor exhibitions at Lawndale, Daniel Anguilu’s huge mural Famous Monsters will be on view on Lawndale’s north exterior wall through June […]
Archaic, rudimentary forms in re-claimed building materials and concrete make direct reference to structures we build and what remains of them once they’re abandoned. Skinned […]
In the Project Space, Mark Ponder explores an unsatisfactory use of celebration to cope with death in contemporary funeral rituals. A Time to Celebrate strives […]
Hernandez stages re-creations of Mexican and Mexican-American culture based on his memories, word of mouth, and Spanish television.
In the Mezzanine Gallery, recent UH MFA graduates Jeremy DePrez and Francis Giampietro collaboratively negotiate the interplay between their anticipated and actual experiences during a […]
With a curator, a consulting curator, two project advisors and seventeen artists, Lawndale is the first stop of what is to be a three-city junket […]
Lawndale’s annual open-call juried show for artists living within 100 miles of Houston. This year’s juror is Larissa Harris, Curator at Queens Museum of Art.
Lawndale Art Center keeps up their good work with a new slate of exhibitions and events. In the John M. O’Quinn Gallery see works by […]
Lawndale resident Anthony Shumate continues his tech-happy art endeavors with the presentation of an event and happy hour to engage a new iPad app called […]
Lawndale Art Center presents The Design Fair 2011 in which they invite you to Learn. Shop. Connect. Formerly the 20th Century Modern MArket, the Design […]
Aurora Picture Show joins forces with the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft and the Lawndale Art Center to present the documentary Handmade Nation. Filmmaker Faythe […]
Lawndale Art Center presents four exhibitions featuring the work of Josephine Durkin, The Bridge Club, Hollis Cooper, and Mark Aguhar. Durkin investigates how materials and […]
Lawndale Art Center presents four exhibitions with Maria Smits, David Sullivan, Rachelle Vasquez, Kimberly Hennessy & Deb Karpman, and Jill Wood in the SNACK PROJECTS […]
Lawndale Art Center unleashes its 23rd Annual Día de los Muertos events, a celebration of the art, music and practices of Mexico. For over twenty […]
Lawndale Art Center kicks off August with four new exhibitions featuring the Austin collective Boozefox. The four members transform the John M. O’Quinn Gallery into […]
(cue carnival music) Step right up, step right up, another edition of Lawndale Art Center’s annual open-call, juried art exhibition The Big Show is set […]
Lawndale Art Center presents four new exhibitions with Lawndale Artist Studio Program participants Dawn Black, Nick Meriwether, and David Waddell in the exhibition Round 4. […]
Design Fair 2010: Learn. Shop. Connect. takes place April 21-25 at Lawndale Art Center and offers a fresh twist to one of their longstanding galas. […]