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An exhibition by Jonathan Schipper. Known for his large-scale time-based installations, Schipper will create an installation resembling an office space that will slowly shift and change over...Read More
A window installation by Michael De Feo. In his work, De Feo “removes bus stop fashion ads, paints them with buoyant floral patterns, and then returns the...Read More
A new site-specific installation by German artist Thorsten Brinkmann. The show will consist of items Brinkmann has gathered throughout Houston and manifest in a sculpture-like world that...Read More
An exhibition of Intersections by ArtPrize winner Anila Quayyum Agha.
An exhibition featuring a new, commissioned installation by Memphis-based artist Ben Butler–an intricate, poplar wood lattice that mirrors the natural world’s structures and visual rhythms.
Rice 2015 Studio Art + Film/Foto Senior Exhibition, including the work of Amiri Boykin, Sam Calvetti, Andie Eikenberg, Claire Elestwani, Alex Espana, He Yutian, Kelly...Read More
German artist Thorsten Brinkmann presents a virtual tour and talk exploring his permanent installation La Hütte Royal, an abandoned three-story house in Pittsburgh whose interior...Read More
A new, site-specific installation by Tokyo-based architecture studio Atelier Bow-Wow, for which they’ve collaborated with Rice School of Architecture Asst. Professor Jesús Vassallo and his...Read More
In the six short videos presented in Rice’s RG Cubicle video space, animators create imaginative mini-universes full of animals, humans, and characters in between the two....Read More
Rice University Art Gallery has commissioned Japanese artist Yusuke Asai to create an installation in conjunction with The Menil’s exhibition Experiments with Truth: Gandhi and...Read More
An evening of poetry and prose inspired by the current installation by Dinh Q. Lê. Refreshments and door prizes. Free and open to the public.
Lê has created a new installation for Rice. He is the first Vietnamese artist to have a solo show at the Museum of Modern Art...Read More
Spanish design studio, El Ultimo Grito will create a new site-specific installation. Based in London, the husband and wife team of Rosario Hurtado and Roberto...Read More
Listen to a 20-minute talk by Elizabeth Korver-Glenn to hear how her ongoing research project relates to Gaia’s MARSHLAND. Bring your lunch and enjoy complimentary...Read More
American artist Soo Sunny Park creates a new installation for Rice University Art Gallery. This site-specific work will be a suspended structure made from shaped chain link...Read More
A 20-minute talk by a Rice professor, whose research provides context for Gunilla Klingberg’s Wheel of Everyday Life. Bring your lunch and enjoy complimentary drinks...Read More
A 20-minute talk by professor Dossett, whose research provides context for gunilla Klingberg’s Wheel of Everyday Life.
An evening of “art happenings” at Rice: Swedish artist, Gunilla Klingberg’s installation (artist lecture by Gunilla at 6:00 p.m.), Galina Kurlat’s exhibition (lecture at 7...Read More
Swedish artist Gunilla Klingberg will cover Rice Gallery’s floors, walls, and windows with an ornate mandala of supermarket, fast food, and big box store logos
Slide jam with Core Fellows and Rice Faculty, Matchbox Gallery opening, and music in the courtyard behind Rice Gallery. Begins at sundown.
Onishi uses translucent plastic sheeting, strings of black glue, and fishing line to create monumental forms that resemble mountains or clouds floating in space. Photo:...Read More
In a gravity-defying array of color and form, celebrated American sculptor Joel Shapiro will suspend wooden planks, vibrantly painted with supersaturated pigment, from the gallery’s...Read More
Urban scholars, artists, and community organizers will discuss some of the issues referenced in artist Ana Serrano’s Salon of Beauty – cultural identity and expression,...Read More
Cute, colorful buildings highlight the unexpected and ephemeral nature of a city constantly being made and unmade by its residents by this Los Angeles artist.
Rice University Art Gallery has commissioned a new installation by New York artist Mary Temple. In her “light installations,” Mary Temple paints directly on walls...Read More
Known for her aesthetically sleek and perceptually startling installations, Sarah Oppenheimer focuses on the architecture of the Rice University Art Gallery’s two parallel glass walls....Read More
Andrea Dezsö’s obsession with space travel takes us on a journey into a lunar world. Dezsö, Transylvania-born artist, writer, and illustrator, transforms the Rice Art...Read More
A new installation by one of Africa’s foremost sculptors, El Anatsui, at the Rice University Art Gallery. Nigerian-based Anatsui manages to preform an alchemical transformation by turning...Read More
"Los Angeles artist Wayne White, who is best known as the Emmy-winning creator and performer of many of the puppet characters in the hit, late-1980s...Read More