Lawndale Art Center
November 17 - January 7, 2018
"With the mixed media works of I Saw Nobody Coming, So I Went Instead, Layla Luna explores personal histories through personal collections. Building her own collections to document time and create stories in a pro-active manner Luna questions our reasoning for holding on to objects and creating our own collections and displays of those items; is it the object its self or the haunt of the memory tied to the object?"
November 17 - January 7, 2018
October 6 - January 21, 2018
"Between Worlds responds to Lynn Randolph's ongoing work with palliative care patients at MD Anderson Cancer Center. Comprised of approximately twenty drawings, these painstakingly rendered works deftly combine elements of the weird and scientific with acute psychological and metaphoric realism and builds bridges to the spiritual." The show is curated by Susie Kalil.
An event celebrating Francesca Fuchs’ new mural at Lawndale.
Zine Fest Houston is back! This year’s event features programming, food trucks, and more than 100 zinesters selling their works. The programming schedule includes: PROJECT...Read More
An event celebrating Día de los Muertos. In addition to films and community programs, the show will feature retablos designed by local artists.
Touch Box is an immersive site-specific installation by Houston artist and musician Katherine Trimble.
“In this solo presentation by Sterling Allen, the Austin-based artist creates a site-specific sculpture-based installation that activates sight lines, architectural relationships, hanging conventions, and spatial...Read More
“whole wide water is an ongoing collaboration between writer Lindsay Kayser and multidisciplinary artist Anthony Barilla. whole wide water encompasses a variety of projects, transmitted...Read More
It’s that time again: Lawndale’s Big Show is back! This year’s iteration, which features nearly 200 works, was juried by Toby Kamps. Artists in the show...Read More
Miguel Martinez’s exhibition The Room Nobody Lives In “explores the visual language of abject otherness in the personal and shared experience. By exploiting the elasticity of...Read More
Through a series of appropriated family photographs, Ricardo Rivera’s exhibition The Memory of a Particular Image explores the malleability of our memory and how photography...Read More
An exhibition of works by Galveston-based artist Nick Barbee. Using Thomas Jefferson and Donald Judd as starting points, this show explores space, memory, history, and landscape.
An exhibition featuring works made by Lawndale’s 2017 resident artists Melinda Laszczynski, Randi Long, and Sarah Welch. The show is curated by Dean Daderko.
“The second public program in Warp and Weft of Care is a screening of Jen Liu and Core artist-in-residence Sondra Perry’s recent video works on the closing...Read More
Go here for info about the evening’s program. From Taraneh Fazeli: As part of Core critic-in-residence Taraneh Fazeli’s on-going curatorial project, Sick Time, Sleepy Time, Crip...Read More
“One Stone and the Rain takes CORE Critic-in-Residence Laura A. L. Wellen’s 2016 essay of the same name as its departure point to consider contemporary...Read More
An exhibition of monoprints by Denise Liebl. “Through repetition, Liebl abstracts the architecture of a single cube and allows tonal shifts between the works to speak...Read More
This year’s MFAH Glassell School of Art Core Program exhibition will be held at Lawndale. The show features art by Tsuyoshi Anzai, Adam Crosson, Shana Hoehn, Yue...Read More
An album release party by Mydolls, a legendary Houston punk band.
Trade artworks, tools and services with other artists and creatives at Lawndale!
Join Lawndale Artist Studio Program Director Lily Cox-Richard and Lawndale staff as they review changes to the application and submission process, answer questions, and share their plans for...Read More
In Mon Frère, Houston artist Irene Reece explores the way the world sees her brother, a man with special needs, and the people who care for him.
An exhibition curated by José Guadalupe Garza and featuring works by Margaux Crump, Marie Bannerot McInerney, and Gillian Tobin. The artists in the show address themes...Read More
A show of works by Austin-based artist R. Eric McMaster. Central to this exhibition is a video by the artist documenting dancers executing a two-person routine without...Read More
An exhibition of works by Glenn Downing. The pieces in the show are inspired by Downing’s life and travels.
“Lawndale Live is a live show filmed weekly in front of a studio audience at Lawndale Art Center. Lawndale Live is directed by Phillip Pyle,...Read More
An exhibition looking back at the past ten years of Lawndale’s studio program. Artists who have been Lawndale residents: Dawolu Jabari Anderson Domokos Benczédi Josh...Read More
Zine Fest Houston is back! This time, the festival has been moved to Lawndale to accommodate more vendors and more attendees. Programming scheduled during the...Read More
An event featuring works by approximately 150 Houston-area artists.
Lawndale hosts a free screening of Season 8 of Art in the Twenty-First Century. Season 8 features sixteen artists from four cities—Chicago, Los Angeles, Mexico...Read More
An exhibition of new collages by artist Joe Wooten. In his works, Wooten uses dyed and cut paper to create cartoonish figures that confront the viewer.
An exhibition curated by James Scheuren. For the show, Scheuren reached out to artists he knows and asked them to “propose one artist with whom they have...Read More
A multi-faceted project developed by Rino Pizzi. The show explores the effect biography has on the public perception of an artist’s work: “Ten writers were invited to...Read More
Etchen says the mural “represent[s] Us, You, Me. How so many of our lives have been distilled to one box or another. How individualism is an...Read More