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Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Please join us for drinks and conversation at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar on Thursday, September 20th, when a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales during the 5:00 PM -8:00 PM happy hour will go to support Bagatelle and Good Hope Films. So enjoy a drink or two, meet the Bagatelle team, and take-in Boheme's bohemian atmosphere! The proceeds from the evening will support the...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 6:00pm
Shizen: On the Art of Looking at Nature
Opening Reception: Sept 18, 6-8pmRice Media Center Main Gallery
The Visual and Dramatic Arts department at Rice University is pleased to host Mexico City artist Agustín Estrada. The opening reception will be on Tuesday, September 18 at 6pm, in the Main Gallery of the Rice Media Center. The exhibition is titled, “Shizen: On the Art of Looking at Nature”....
Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
Autumn Sonata was the only collaboration between cinema’s two great Bergmans: Ingmar, the filmmaker, and Ingrid, the monumental star of Casablanca. The grand dame, playing an icy concert pianist, is matched in ferocity by Liv Ullmann, as her eldest daughter. Over the course of a day and night, the estranged mother and daughter finally confront the bitter discord of their relationship in a...
Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 3:00pm
Actress Liv Ullmann and filmmaker Ingmar Bergman met in 1965 during the filming of Persona. Both were married, and there was a great age difference: Ullmann was 25, and Bergman was 47. They lived together for five years, had a child, and made 11 films together.Now, five decades later, Bergman is gone—but their bond remains. Told from Ullmann’s point-of-view through an interview filmed at the...
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 7:00pm
An existential drama, Cries and Whispers follows two sisters, Karin (Ingrid Thulin) and Maria (Liv Ullmann), as they keep vigil for a third, Agnes (Harriet Andersson). Dying of cancer, Agnes can find solace only in the arms of a beatific servant (Kari Sylwan).Set in turn-of-the-century Sweden, the drama (which won an Oscar for the extraordinary color photography of Sven Nykvist) is a powerful...
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
INSTRUCTOR: Cameron Dezen HammonTIME: Saturday, September 15th, 1-4 PMPRICE: Early-Bird until Monday, September 10th: $40 for members, $55 for non-members; After Monday, September 10th: $50 for members, $65 for non-membersLOCATION: Writespace at 2000 Edwards #212, Houston, TX, 77007LEVEL: All LevelsCAP: Limited to 15 WritersTo borrow an aphorism—writing about spirituality is like...
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 9:30am
INSTRUCTOR: Andreana BinderTIME: Saturday, September 15th, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PMPRICE: Early-Bird until Monday, September 10th: $40 for members, $55 for non-members; After Monday, September 10th: $50 for members, $55 for non-membersLOCATION: Writespace at 2000 Edwards #212, Houston, TX, 77007LEVEL: All LevelsCAP: Limited to 15 WritersIn this workshop, we will build on the knowledge...
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 7:00pm
By the mid-1960s, Ingmar Bergman had already conjured many of film’s most unforgettable images. But with the radical Persona, this supreme artist attained new levels of visual poetry.In the first of a series of legendary performances for Bergman, Liv Ullmann plays a stage actress who has inexplicably lost the ability to speak. An equally mesmerizing Bibi Andersson is the garrulous young nurse...
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
In Person: Filmmaker Steve MimsThe MFAH hosts the Houston stop on the state-wide tour of this new documentary. Run Like the Devil chronicles the energetic and impassioned 2018 race for the U.S. Senate between Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas). Filmmaker Steve Mims takes a nonpartisan look at the candidates and their tireless efforts...
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Please join us for drinks and conversation at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar on Thursday, September 13th, when a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales during the 5pm-8pm happy hour will go to support Next Iteration Theater Co. So enjoy a drink or two, meet the NITC team, and take-in Boheme's bohemian atmosphere! The proceeds from the evening will support the group so don't be shy, raise a...
Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Artist Statement:“Everything is either moving toward or away from nothingness. Life, death, creation and destruction, this is the world I find myself in. I want my art to echo these thoughts. Everything in a state of flux, changing and reforming. A sense of decay along with life. Nothing is permanent and nothing stays the same. I also try to show thoughts and feelings of the human condition....
Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
“Awakening” is a body of work focusing on the wild, overgrown, and enchanted natural world. This series alludes to the idea of the domesticated gone feral. Sharing scenes of new growth and oneness between the creature and land in nature. The imagery becomes a meditation on what creation may be like if left alone by the hand of man to flourish. Through large and small-scale sculptures and mixed...
Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Vincent Fink sets out to explore the intersection of human and animal tendencies, while making commentary on the fluidity of identity. As we study how emotions turn into habits, habits into behavior, and behavior into personality, we find the “person” in this word is not distinct from many other living creatures, especially other mammals. Using Acrylic and oil he continues his sacred geometry...
Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 1:00pm
INSTRUCTOR: Cynthia ChildressTIME: Saturday, September 8th, 1-4 PMPRICE: Early-Bird Price until Monday, September 3rd: $40 for members, $55 for non-members; After Monday, September 3rd: $50 for members, $65 for non-membersLOCATION: Writespace at 2000 Edwards #212, Houston, TX, 77007LEVEL: All LevelsCAP: Limited to 15 WritersConcerned that there are writers as famous for their life...
Friday, September 7, 2018 - 7:30pm to Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 12:06pm
A wild band of performers, musicians and artists who come together to create a tantalizing exhibit to delight all of your senses! An event curated to inspire with live music,fusion, folk & belly dance performances, music & dance workshops, vendors, drum jam, after party and so much more. There is certain to be something for everyone and you are guaranteed to leave with a smile!This year...
Friday, September 7, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Cindy Lisica Gallery is pleased to host Petra Nováková Ondreičková’s captivating and boundary-crossing exhibition, Biotope. Much like a habitat provides a living place for a population, a biotope hosts a specific assemblage of plants and animals. The artist makes reference to each artwork becoming its own metaphorical community. The relationship with other objects and the room itself serves...
Friday, September 7, 2018 - 3:00pm to Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 5:00pm
This new biopic chronicles an important period in the life of French painter Paul Gauguin (1848–1903). In 1891, disillusioned with the Parisian art world, Gauguin left his friends and family and traveled alone to Tahiti, where he found inspiration and developed the style of his best-known paintings. Vincent Cassel portrays the artist with intensity and charisma. The story explores the artist...
Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 7:00pm
In a widely praised performance, Juliette Binoche plays Isabelle, a divorced Parisian painter. Searching for someone new, Isabelle refuses to settle as a parade of flawed men drift in and out of her life. They include a married banker (Xavier Beauvois) who’s a cad; a handsome actor (Nicolas Duvauchelle) working through his own hang-ups; and a sensitive fellow artist (Alex Descas)...
Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Please join us for drinks and conversation at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar on Thursday, September 6, when a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales during the 5pm-8pm happy hour will go to support Art Colony Association. So enjoy a drink or two, meet the Art Colony team, and take-in Boheme's bohemian atmosphere! The proceeds from the evening will support the group so don't be shy, raise a...
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
INSTRUCTOR: Stephanie Jaye EvansTIME: Six Tuesdays, September 4th, September 11th, September 18th, September 25th, October 2nd, October 9th, 6-9 PMPRICE: Early-Bird until Thursday, August 30th: $200 members, $230 non-members. After Thursday, August 30th: $215 members, $245 non-membersLOCATION: Writespace at 2000 Edwards #212, Houston, TX, 77007LEVEL: Beginning and IntermediateCAP:...

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