Lawndale Art Center
November 11 - December 22, 2016
"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, II and hosted by Maurice Duhon, Jr.; Stephen Wilson serves as set designer and Jawwaad Taylor as music director."All show times are from 7 to 7:45 PM Doors open at 6 PM All episodes will be available online. For a full list of guests, go here.
November 11 - December 22, 2016
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 Bernstein Dawn Black Bradly Brown JooYoung Choi Kevin Curry Lina Dib Nancy Douthey Amber Eagle Hillerbrand + Magsamen Donna Huanca Danny Kerschen El Franco Lee II Lynne McCabe Daniel McFarlane Cobra McVey Nick Meriwether Seth Mittag Shayne Murphy Jim Nolan Teresa O'Connor Emily Peacock David Politzer Anne J. Regan Stephanie Saint Sanchez Anthony Thompson Shumate Anthony Sonnenberg Patrick Turk David Waddell
February 27 - January 16, 2017
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 illusion. How we're parts of a bigger whole. How we've actually become digital heads-in-a-box-The Profile Picture. An avatar on screen. Floating EYES looking at everything."
Features examples of contemporary design, as well as vintage modern objects of the 20th century. A wide selection of curated items will be available for...Read More
Using artificial plants and computer generated photographs to stand in for living foliage, this installation simulates the maintenance of a year-round growing season in minimalist...Read More
A photographic project documenting the lives of a group of U.S. veterans who exist beneath Houston’s downtown in a series of caves, tunnels and alcoves....Read More
An exhibition of large format photographs using Polaroid positive/negative black and white film. Kurlat manipulates the negatives, allowing some to degrade. In conjunction with the FotoFest...Read More
Ike and Lucas use documentary photography and filmmaking to explore encounters with niche segments of society. This recent project consists of a photographically recorded exchange...Read More
The public is invited to help create drawings on the walls of the main gallery space at Lawndale Art Center with studio artist Shayne Murphy. The...Read More
The holidays are here and it is time to get that annual family portrait made! You know the one that your mother keeps hounding you...Read More
An installation focusing on the ideal home through prints, laser cut wool felt and their three-dimensional conversions.
Secor’s installation is in honor of her mother, using her mother’s sewing patterns, sewing machines, thread and fabric designs as inspiration.
Both artists possess an interest in materiality, the object-like qualities in painting and the seemingly banal. Laszczynski creates assemblages that reference painting while Ninci actually...Read More
Agu’s recent work focuses on collective and personal histories. Her work consists of works on paper, installation and performance.
One of Lawndale’s most popular programs, the annual Día de los Muertos exhibition of retablos returns. Come see your favorite artists in sheet metal!
2013-2014 Lawndale Artist Studio Program participants, Shayne Murphy, Jim Nolan and Emily Peacock, give an informal presentation of their work and plans for their residency...Read More
The Texas Biennial presents a special exhibition, co-curated by Michael Duncan and Virginia Rutledge, showcasing current work from Christie Blizard, Marcelyn McNeil, Tom Orr and...Read More
Photographs depicting anonymous figures covered in lush faux fur and vivid fabrics in various landscapes.
Susannah Mira employs thousands of laser cut plywood pieces in her installation titled Room Divider.
Paintings of vanishing historic 1920s bungalows.
Soundscapes drawing attention to transitional spaces in Lawndale’s building, such as the elevator, stairwells and a third-floor window.
Join Lawndale and Houston’s talented Big Show artists for short, informal presentations about their work. Come early as seating is limited. Today’s lineup: Thursday, August...Read More
The Big Show is Lawndale Art Center’s annual open-call, juried exhibition. It has been an important venue through which emerging and under-represented Houston area artists...Read More
Round 7 Lawndale Artist Studio Program Exhibition: DOMOKOS / FUTURE BLONDES 0.0.0.0., Nancy Douthey, Patrick Turk
The Lawndale Artist Studio Program is part of Lawndale’s ongoing commitment to support the creation of contemporary art by Gulf Coast area artists. With an...Read More
Lawndale welcomes attendees to the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) Conference to a special reception for the exhibition REady MADE and...Read More
Hundreds of painted cardboard boxes echo the slums of Mitra’s native India and Favela shantytowns.
An installation encapsulating our surrender to comfort and consumption.
Drawings rooted in geometry.
Six artists who integrate discarded items with clay and ceramic processes.
Dimly lit screens painted with photo luminescent-pigment. A custom built green channel laser “projector” will then project graphical interpretations of the space on to the...Read More
The third phase of the rotating mural at Lawndale is a collaboration between artists Daniel Anguilu and Aaron Parazette.
Artists find consolation in the country music they grew up with. The show meditates on the role that loss and memory play in this music...Read More
Eight artists using sculpture, video and photography to explore personal narratives, featuring new works by Brittney Connelly, Shannon Dunca, Rosine Koumen, Emily Peacock, Britt Ragsdale,...Read More