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Cherryhurst House featured in Houston Modern Luxury

Dallas McNamaraThis month’s issue of Houston Modern Luxury features a two-page spread dedicated to Cherryhurst House and owner Dallas McNamara’s vision for her restored 1910’s bungalow in the heart of Houston’s Montrose neighborhood. Through an extensive renovation process, McNamara transformed the home into both her personal residence as well as an alternative art space where she holds exhibitions and special events focusing on the art created out of her on-site artist-in-residency program.

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Society for the Performing Arts to bring Malaysian Artists to Houston

ALL-LINE-by-Jay-Ismail_800x480Houston, TX – Society for the Performing Arts (SPA), Houston’s leading performing arts presenter, is announcing a partnership with Arts Midwest and the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art to bring the international program Caravanserai: A Place Where Cultures Meet to Houston during the 2014-15 season. This program began in 2010 as an effort to establish a greater understanding between American and Muslim societies. Houston is one of four cities selected to host the fourth season of Caravanserai, featuring dynamic performance artists, filmmakers and musicians from Malaysia. The other host locations include the Piney Woods Fine Arts Association in Crockett, Texas; the Rialto Center for the Arts at Georgia State University in Atlanta; and the University of Florida Performing Arts in Gainesville. Continue reading

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Houston Center for Photography presents 32nd Annual Juried Membership Exhibition

1194054Featuring 37 artists from across the globe presenting works in HCP’s three galleries
OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, July 11, 2014, 6:00 pm–8:00 pm
JUROR REMARKS: Friday, July 11, 5:30 pm
ARTIST TALKS: Saturday, July 12, 11:00 am
EXHIBITION: July 12–September 7, 2014
HOUSTON, TX—Houston Center for Photography is proud to announce its 32nd Annual Juried Membership Exhibition and this year’s participants. JurorMalcolm Daniel, Curator in Charge of the Department of Photography and Curator of Special Projects at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, selected 37 artists from the 285 whom submitted entries sent in from across the globe.

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PROJECT B Announces Camera Era Exhibition for 2014 FotoFest

Artoria Gibbons

Photographer Unknown, Tattooed Lady, c. 1920 / 2014.
Archival Pigment Print, 30” x 40” made from 3.5” x 5.5” object.
Limited edition by PROJECT B.

On display at The Raven Grill – 1916 Bissonnet St., Houston, TX 77005

Opening Reception: March 19, 2014  5pm-8pm

On View: March 19 – May 4, 2014

HOUSTON (March 3, 2014) – Showing in Houston for the first time during the 2014 FotoFest Biennial, San Francisco-based Project B will present their solo exhibition Camera Era: Freeze Frames from a World Long Gone opening to the public on March 19th at The Raven Grill—1916 Bissonnet St. Co-founded by artists Barbara Levine and Paige Ramey, PROJECT B specializes in the collecting, preservation and publishing of vintage photographs made by unknown photographers. They combine unusual artistic and curatorial practices to their archive of found photos to create one of a kind books and large format pigment prints. Continue reading

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