Printmaking

Zine Fest Houston 2018


Zine Fest Houston (ZFH)  is a local volunteer-run organization and annual, all-ages festival dedicated to promoting zines (self-published magazines), mini-comics, and other forms of small press, alternative, and underground DIY media and art. Admission is always free and low cost table space is made available for creators, writers, and artists involved in the creation, publication, distribution, or promotion of alternative DIY media. ZFH is the sole event in Houston that specifically provides a platform for emerging and established regional and national zine makers in the DIY community to exchange new work and create meaningful relationships that lead to productive collaboration.

This year’s programming includes lectures on healthcare options for freelancers/artists and the history of wrestling, and workshops on teen and youth zine making and DIY animation. Fresh Arts' Cultured Cocktails will donate a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales to support ZFH 2018's launch of the spb grant during the 5pm - 8pm happy hour on Thursday, August 23, at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar. ZFH will also collaborate with local comedy wrestling organization Doomsday Wrestling on a make-your-own wrestler zine making workshop for their September performance to celebrate Zine Fest Houston 2018's wrestling theme.
When:
Nov 17, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes

ZFH Opens Registration for 2018 Festival, Launches shane patrick boyle Memorial Grant for Emerging Zinesters

Contact Name:
Nancy Agin Dunnahoe
Contact Phone:
8324443103
Press Documents:

(HOUSTON) – Registration is now open for Zine Fest Houston 2018, which will take place November 17, 2018, from 12pm - 6pm, at Lawndale Art Center. Registration will close on September 17, 2018. As part of its mission to lift up marginalized voices in the creative sphere, Zine Fest Houston (ZFH) also announces the launch of its shane patrick boyle Memorial Grant for Emerging Zinesters (spb Grant), which will provide an artist stipend to an LGBTQ+ creator to attend this year’s festival.

The spb Grant honors ZFH founder shane patrick boyle, who passed away unexpectedly in 2017. "We are proud to launch this special initiative honoring shane, who always encouraged creative expression and embraced the unique members of Houston's DIY community,” say ZFH organizers Maria-Elisa Heg, Anastasia Kirages, Evan McCarley and Sarah Welch. “We hope to keep his legacy alive by providing support to emerging LGBTQ+ creators, and also especially encourage POC to apply."

ZFH is a local volunteer-run organization and annual, all-ages festival dedicated to promoting zines (self-published magazines), mini-comics, and other forms of small press, alternative and underground DIY media and art. Admission is always free and low cost table space is made available for creators, writers and artists involved in the creation, publication, distribution or promotion of alternative DIY media. ZFH is the sole event in Houston that specifically provides a platform for emerging and established regional and national zine makers in the DIY community to exchange new work and create meaningful relationships that lead to productive collaboration.

This year’s programming includes lectures on healthcare options for freelancers/artists and the history of wrestling, and workshops on teen and youth zine making and DIY animation.

Fresh Arts’ Cultured Cocktails will donate a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales to support ZFH 2018’s launch of the spb grant during the 5pm - 8pm happy hour on Thursday, August 23, at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar. ZFH will also collaborate with local comedy wrestling organization Doomsday Wrestling on a make-your-own wrestler zine making workshop for their September performance to celebrate this year’s festival theme.

Attendance to ZFH is free and open to the public.

About Zine Fest Houston

Zine Fest Houston (ZFH) is dedicated to providing opportunities and space for zinesters, artists, and self-publishers to present DIY works and participate in an alternative avenue for commerce. Through year-round educational programming, publications and a free annual festival, ZFH seeks to empower independent artists, lift up marginalized voices in the creative sphere, and promote equitable conditions for its creative community to thrive. ZFH 2018 is generously supported by Fresh Arts, Houston Arts Alliance and the City of Houston Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs. Follow our space at zinefesthouston.org.

ZFH Opens Registration for 2018 Festival, Launches shane patrick boyle Memorial Grant for Emerging Zinesters

Contact Name:
Nancy Agin Dunnahoe
Contact Phone:
8324443103
Press Documents:

(HOUSTON) – Registration is now open for Zine Fest Houston 2018, which will take place November 17, 2018, from 12pm - 6pm, at Lawndale Art Center. Registration will close on September 17, 2018. As part of its mission to lift up marginalized voices in the creative sphere, Zine Fest Houston (ZFH) also announces the launch of its shane patrick boyle Memorial Grant for Emerging Zinesters (spb Grant), which will provide an artist stipend to an LGBTQ+ creator to attend this year’s festival.

The spb Grant honors ZFH founder shane patrick boyle, who passed away unexpectedly in 2017. "We are proud to launch this special initiative honoring shane, who always encouraged creative expression and embraced the unique members of Houston's DIY community,” say ZFH organizers Maria-Elisa Heg, Anastasia Kirages, Evan McCarley and Sarah Welch. “We hope to keep his legacy alive by providing support to emerging LGBTQ+ creators, and also especially encourage POC to apply."

ZFH is a local volunteer-run organization and annual, all-ages festival dedicated to promoting zines (self-published magazines), mini-comics, and other forms of small press, alternative and underground DIY media and art. Admission is always free and low cost table space is made available for creators, writers and artists involved in the creation, publication, distribution or promotion of alternative DIY media. ZFH is the sole event in Houston that specifically provides a platform for emerging and established regional and national zine makers in the DIY community to exchange new work and create meaningful relationships that lead to productive collaboration.

This year’s programming includes lectures on healthcare options for freelancers/artists and the history of wrestling, and workshops on teen and youth zine making and DIY animation.

Fresh Arts’ Cultured Cocktails will donate a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales to support ZFH 2018’s launch of the spb grant during the 5pm - 8pm happy hour on Thursday, August 23, at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar. ZFH will also collaborate with local comedy wrestling organization Doomsday Wrestling on a make-your-own wrestler zine making workshop for their September performance to celebrate this year’s festival theme.

Attendance to ZFH is free and open to the public.

About Zine Fest Houston

Zine Fest Houston (ZFH) is dedicated to providing opportunities and space for zinesters, artists, and self-publishers to present DIY works and participate in an alternative avenue for commerce. Through year-round educational programming, publications and a free annual festival, ZFH seeks to empower independent artists, lift up marginalized voices in the creative sphere, and promote equitable conditions for its creative community to thrive. ZFH 2018 is generously supported by Fresh Arts, Houston Arts Alliance and the City of Houston Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs. Follow our space at zinefesthouston.org.

Gallery Baroness August Meet The Artist


Please join us at the August Meet the Artist Reception. The Artist will be on hand to meet and mingle. As a special treat we will also have live music by the talented Singer and Guitarist Billy Folchi during the event. 
Gallery Baroness is located inside the Post Office #Boutiques at 310 Morton Street, Richmond, Texas 77469, in Historic Richmond TX 
www.gallerybaroness.com

Gallery Baroness
310 Morton Street
Richmond TX 77469
Saturday August 18th, 2018
4pm-7pm

Refreshments will be served and an amazing artist cake from Truffles and Cakes showcasing the amazing artistic talent of Josie will once again be featured. As always the door to the Unwine'd Wine & Cheese Lounge will be open. 

Gallery Baroness August Featured Artist 

Christa Rollock of C Rollock Art
Roberta Norris Burton
Rita Cinquemani
Alleh Seya Hawk
Charles Renfro of Chazartz
Ingrid Nina Hoegberg of Nina struthers Art
Sue Syvertson of Fine Art by Suzanne
Cheryl Dennis of Bello Punto Arts
Kimberley Gottfried Cleland of Contemporary Artist Kimberley Cleland

#gallerybaroness #historicrichmondtx #meettheartist #artforsale #livmusic

When:
Aug 18, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Location:

[insert text here...] 2018 Art League Houston Summer High School Studio Art Intentensive Exhibition


[insert text here…]

2018 Summer High School Studio Art
Intensive Exhibition

Opening Reception: 6 – 9 PM Friday August
3, 2018

Exhibition Dates: August 3 - 25, 2018

Front Gallery

 

Art League Houston is excited to present [insert text
here…]
, the 2018 Summer High
School Studio Art Intensive Exhibition
, an annual group exhibition by
students from Art League’s High School Intensive Program. This four-week summer
program is a rigorous, in-depth studio art experience for high school students,
ages 14-17. Participants will receive six hours of coursework each day in a
variety of mediums, beginning with drawing and painting and expanding to less
traditional forms.

Led by established local and national artists and educators,
projects will go beyond techniques traditionally taught in high school art
classes, teaching students practical skills necessary to develop as artists. In
addition to studio classes, guest speakers (practicing artists, curators, and
arts administrators) will meet with participants throughout the program to will
share stories and provide insight into the art world. Participants will also
spend two days visiting various art spaces and cultural institutions around
Houston, gaining insight into the local arts climate in Houston. The program
will conclude with a final exhibition and celebration of the work produced for
friends, family, and instructors. Each participant will receive an individual
portfolio sessions to help prepare for portfolio reviews when applying to
colleges and art schools. This program is limited to 16 students. Participants
must be able to commit for the full duration of the program.

Participating High School Students: Adora Goodluck, Amira Diaw, Barbara
Villarreal, Bevy Cao, Claire Waller, Julian Garza, Juno Durcan, Kathryn Lloyd,
Maria Cortes, Megan Ahmed, Samuel Nu
ñez,
Sophia Guzman, Sohpia Malik, Victoria Umstead

Intensive Studio Assistant: Saxton Fisher

Participating Teaching Artists: Daniela Antelo, Nyssa Juneau, Nathan Parmer,
Georganne Boardman, Emily Sloan, Dani Pontus, Peter Andrew, Armando Castellan,
Jamie Robertston, Maya Joubert, Any C. Evans, Deidre Thomas, Jaz Henry, Cary
Reeder, Carrie Schneider, Phillip Pyle II

Community Collaborators: Fresh
Arts (Angela Carranza), Sawyer Yards (Grace Zuniga), TXRX Labs (Lauren
Calderera), El Rincon Social (Moe Penders), Box 13 (Jake Margolin & Nick
Vaughn), MFAH (Jason Dibley & Mayra Rivera), CAMH (Michael Simmonds &
YET Torres), Station Museum (Sophie Asakura), and HAA (Deidre Thomas)

When:
Aug 3, 2018 to Aug 25, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
6:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Location:
Event Type: 

2018 Art League Houston Student Exhibition


2018 Art League Student Show

Opening Reception: 6 – 9 PM Friday August
3, 2018

Exhibition Dates: August 3 - 25, 2018

Main Gallery

 

Art League Houston (ALH) is excited to present the annual 2018 Art
League Student Exhibition, a group exhibition featuring works in jewelry,
drawing, mixed-media, ceramic, print-making and painting by students who
participated in classes through the Art League School during the past year.

 

ABOUT THE ART LEAGUE SCHOOL

 

Founded in 1968, the Art League School seeks to develop Houston-area
artists through its quarterly studio art classes and workshops. Each year, over
1,000 adult students of diverse backgrounds, skill levels, and ages enroll in
over 100 classes and workshops annually at ALH. Led by professional artist
instructors, classes and workshops take place in three fully equipped studio
spaces where students work in painting, drawing, watercolor, printmaking, mixed
media, collage, jewelry, and other media. To ensure individual attention and to
accommodate varying skill levels, courses are maintained with a limited number
of students. There are no prerequisites for enrollment and courses are offered
at an affordable cost to allow broad access to anyone interested. Students also
have access to exhibitions, lectures, public programs, and artist talks offered
throughout the year to further their training as artists.
                     

 

 

When:
Aug 3, 2018 to Aug 25, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
6:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Location:
Event Type: 

2018 Art League Houston Instructor Show


2018 Art League Instructor Show

Opening Reception: 6 – 9 PM Friday August
3, 2018

Exhibition Dates: August 3 - 25, 2018

Hallway Space

 

Art League
Houston (ALH) is excited to present the annual 2018 Art League Instructor
Show
, a group exhibition featuring works in sculpture, mixed-media,
drawing, painting and ceramics by some of Houston’s exciting emerging and
established artists who teach at the Art League School.

 

ABOUT THE ART
LEAGUE SCHOOL

Founded in 1968,
the Art League School seeks to develop Houston-area artists through its
quarterly studio art classes and workshops. Each year, over 1,000 adult
students of diverse backgrounds, skill levels, and ages enroll in over 100
classes and workshops annually at ALH. Led by professional artist instructors,
classes and workshops take place in three fully equipped studio spaces where
students work in painting, drawing, watercolor, printmaking, mixed media,
collage, jewelry, and other media. To ensure individual attention and to
accommodate varying skill levels, courses are maintained with a limited number
of students. There are no prerequisites for enrollment and courses are offered
at an affordable cost to allow broad access to anyone interested. Students also
have access to exhibitions, lectures, public programs, and artist talks offered
throughout the year to further their training as artists.


When:
Aug 3, 2018 to Aug 25, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
6:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Location:
Event Type: 

Impressions 2018 Reception

Printmatters Impressions 2018 Reception

PrintMatters Houston Exhibition Reception, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
HCC West Loop Gallery

When:
Jul 12, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
5:30 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Thursday Time & Price:
5:30 pm, Free
General Categories: 

Impressions 2018

Impressions 2018

The annual PrintMatters Houston members' exhibition, Impressions 2018, showcases a myriad of printmaking techniques and styles from traditional woodcuts and etchings to hybrid prints and complex monotypes by PrintMatters' premier printmakers.  The exhibition reception will be held July 12th, 5:30 - 7:30 pm.

When:
Jul 5, 2018 to Aug 16, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
12:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Monday Time & Price:
10:00 am - 8 PM, FREE
Tuesday Time & Price:
10:00 am - 8 PM, FREE
Wednesday Time & Price:
10:00 am - 8 PM, FREE
Thursday Time & Price:
10:00 am - 8 PM, FREE
Friday Time & Price:
10:00 am - 5 PM, FREE
General Categories: 


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