MECA

MECA

1900 Kane St.

Houston, TX 77007

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MECA

March 15 - April 27, 2018

"PRESENTE is an interactive textile, photographic, and community installation about latinidad, womyn of color, and education. The installation pays homage to latinx womyn and weaves together ideas between the artists, the influential mujeres photographed, and the audience to cultivate a space for dialogue.""Mujeres Malas is an artist collective of self-identifying women. We challenge ideas of latinidad and different forms of oppression without the limitations of censorship."The women of Mujeres Malas:Arely Peña Maureen Penders Natalia Barrientos Jessica González Karen Y. Martinez Leticia Contrera 



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Ricardo Osmondo Francis: Mythic Poetic

A show of works by Houston-born artist Ricardo Osmondo Francis. From MECA: “Through mesmerizing, contemplative mixed media paintings and drawings, the artist questions aspects of human...

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The Idea Fund Information Session

Come to MECA Houston and learn about how to apply for The Idea Fund, a re-granting program administered by a partnership of DiverseWorks, Aurora Picture Show...

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Artist Town Hall: How to Get Your $#!+ Together

An event in which a panel of demonstration/march/action/happening organizers will talk about their ideas, strategies, experiences. Panelists include: Maria Jimenez, Daniel Cohen, Elle Church and Andrea Greer....

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Jo Zider: Constructed

An exhibition of photographs documenting Zider’s site-specific installations. The artist creates bones using clay, and creates installations that contemplate “intolerance to racial, cultural and religious diversity.”

Chuy Benitez: Taquerías Southmost

An exhibition of photographs by artist Chuy Benitez. The works in the show explore themes of “celebration, entrepreneurship, politics and policy, history, family, tradition, and the...

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Paris Jomadiao: Sediment

An exhibition of cut-paper illustrations and installations by Houston artist Paris Jomadiao taking cues from naturally occurring textures and patterns.

Grace Zuñiga: Sweat of the Sun

New works by artist and MECA Visual Art Director Grace Zuñiga, whose manipulations of materials and formal structures take inspiration from an Incan reference to...

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Longing and Belonging

Two world premiere works by AFA Executive & Artistic Director Michael Remson and AFA Alum Jude Vaclavik, created in collaboration with artists Hillerbrand+Magsamen. Music will...

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Quan Le Pham

International abstract expressionist Pham’s recent works evoke the sentimentality of Vietnam’s flora and provinces.

The Serie Project Visual Art Exhibit

Austin’s Serie project aims to increase minority involvement in the art world through screen printing and artist residencies. Founded by Sam Coronado in 1993, the...

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Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz Exhibition

Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts (MECA) celebrates the seventeenth-century feminist poet and playwright, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz. The exhibition features works...

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Chiahui Yei

Curated by The Mexican Arsenal Art Collective, this one-day event features work by more than a dozen visual artists, music, spoken word, and dance.

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