Fresh Arts Blog

Profiles on Houston's creatives, Fresh Arts news and topical discussions.
E.g., Nov 19, 2017
Post date: May 24, 2011
Last Wednesday we held our first info session on Health Insurance Options for Artists & Small Groups, led primarily by our new insurance broker David Smith of USA Benefits Group.   Let me first say that David is an independent insurance broker. He is not on the payroll of any insurance company. He is a regular guy whose job is to know the current insurance industry inside and out so he...
Post date: May 16, 2011
Hello, Culture 365 members and Spacetaker visitors! Our dear intern Sandra ended her internship with Spacetaker (and, in fact, is graduating from the University of Houston-Downtown this Saturday!) but we are going to try our best to continue her Culture365 Q&A legacy since it sheds well-deserved light on our awesome Culture 365 Artist and Nonprofit members and their artistic contributions to...
Post date: Apr 22, 2011
Hi Culture365 members and Spacetaker visitors, I’m back with another entry in our Culture 365 Q&A series. This week we are featuring Raul Gonzalez, a Culture365 member and visual artist.  Also earlier this year he was in a group exhibition in the ARC entitled Candy Shop. Raul Gonzalez studied Graphic and Fine Art at Washington University in St. Louis for two years. He received his...
Post date: Apr 20, 2011
Hi Culture365 members and Spacetaker visitors, I’m back with another entry in our Culture 365 Q&A series. This week we are featuring Raul Gonzalez, a Culture365 member and visual artist.  Also earlier this year he was in a group exhibition in the ARC entitled Candy Shop. Raul Gonzalez studied Graphic and Fine Art at Washington University in St. Louis for two years. He received his...
Post date: Apr 12, 2011
  Hi Culture365 members and Spacetaker visitors! This week we are featuring Joshua Smith who, not only is Culture365 member, but also is our next exhibiting artist here at Spacetaker’s ARC Gallery! He will be exhibiting a body of work entitled “Memory Pending” from this Saturday, April 16th through Saturday, May 14th.  Join us for a free public opening reception ...
Post date: Mar 30, 2011
    I’m back with another entry in our Culture365 Q & A series. This week we are featuring multi-disciplinary artist Vincent Fink. He is a graphic artist, web designer, and singer songwriter. He also has experience in screen-printing. Currently, he is focusing his attention on being a T-shirt artist/designer and singer. All of this information and much more can be found on his...
Post date: Mar 22, 2011
  Hi Culture 365 members and Spacetaker visitors. Today Spacetaker has the honor of presenting a special edition Q & A with this spring’s Bayou City Art Festival featured artist Dolan Geiman. The Bayou City Art Festival has selected Virginia-based artist Dolan Geiman as the Featured Artist for the 40th Annual Capital One Bank Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park, which takes place...
Post date: Mar 10, 2011
I’m back with another entry in our Culture365 Q & A series. This week we are featuring singer and theater artist Misha Penton and Culture365 artist member. Soprano Misha Penton's diverse performing career includes opera and multidisciplinary performance projects. Most recently, she sang the principal role in Divergence Vocal Theater’s world premier opera, Selkie, a sea tale, composed...
Post date: Mar 3, 2011
I’m back with another entry in our Culture365 Q & A series. This week we are featuring artist Y. E. Torres (ms. YET), who is not only a Culture 365 member, but also Spacetaker artist advisory board member. She is a multi-disciplinary artist of the following flavors: visual art, dance, costume design, photography, curation and collaboration on a wide range of projects. Torres received a BFA...
Post date: Mar 1, 2011
There’s a new trend in fund raising and Houston’s jumping on board. It’s called crowd funding. Ever heard of it? If not, it’s about time you learned.   If you missed it last week, Spacetaker’s Executive Director Jenni Rebecca Stephenson updated her Heavy Artillery blog on Chron.com with an enlightening post about crowd funding and how it is invaluable for the...

Pages


PO BOX 66494
Houston, TX 77266-6494


713.868.1839


Fresh Arts |  The Silos at Sawyer 1502 Sawyer St, Studio #103 Houston, TX 77007

Cart