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Friday, October 27, 2017 - 7:00pm to Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 7:00pm
Celebrate Halloween with one of the first feature films directed by the only woman to win an Academy Award for Best Director. Near Dark is Kathryn Bigelow’s ghastly humorous vampire Western. Adrian Pasdar stars as a farm boy who is kidnapped by a band of traveling vampires after he is “turned” by a beautiful drifter. The late Bill Paxton is memorable—as always—as a howling leather-clad badass who...
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 6:30pm to Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 8:30pm
Masters of illusion, Chadwick & Spector, exhibit their Houston Art Alliance Individual Grant award-winning Museum Anatomy photos and wall reliefs at Harambee Gallery in partnership with HTV @ Houston City Hall, in Houston, TX.  Collaborative artists Chadwick & Spector (Chadwick Gray & Laura Spector) have spent twenty years traveling the world in search of hidden and destroyed...
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Please join us for drinks and conversation at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar on Thursday, October 26th, when a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales during the 5:00PM -8:00PM happy hour will go to support the Winter Holiday Art Market (WHAM). So enjoy a drink or two, meet the Fresh Arts team, and take-in Boheme's bohemian atmosphere! The proceeds from the evening will support the group so don'...
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
#partylikearockstar and support RockStar Gallery! RockStar Gallery first Annual Masquerade Ball Prizes for the best dressed! Voting for your favorite themed piece, gets your name entered for some very cool door prizes! Print your Eventbrite ticket, and bring it with you to get a second chance at the door prize!: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rockstar-ball-tickets-36754896886 Artists enter...
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
On October 21, 2017 6-9 PM, the public is invited to Sawyer Yards Creative Campus for the inaugural unveiling of the Sculptures in Art Alley. Houston artists, Erik Hagen, Syd Moen, Bradly Brown, and Trey Duvall have each created new sculptural installations that will be on view until fall of 2018. While not directly related to each other, all the featured art works will change and evolve over the...
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 6:00pm to Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 6:00pm
Opening Reception:Saturday, October 21, 20176 - 9 pm, FREETensile Strength is the second exhibition by Sculpture Month Houston at SITE Gallery at the Silos at Sawyer Yards. After the success of the inaugural exhibition in 2016 where predominantly the works of Houston based artists were showcased, Sculpture Month Houston has expanded its scope and future direction by inviting artists from...
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 5:00pm
Gray Contemporary is pleased to announce Theresa Anderson: Some Kind Of Cuddle/ Site Conditioner in the Main Gallery and works by Amber Cobb, Jonathan Cowan, Mel DeWees, Derrick Velasquez in the Second Gallery. Exhibition opens Saturday, October 21st from 5 - 8 pm, and will continue through November 22nd, 2017.Theresa Anderson:This grouping of sculpture in the...
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
Often in this world conflict can create strong individuals, hard times create new leads, each with their own intentions. Over time these people become heroes and villains, for good and evil. Often times it is horror that shines the light on those we honor. Join us as we celebrate the honored by dressing as the horror. Please come as scary as you like, the art will all be scary in the main gallery...
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 2:00pm to Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 5:00pm
The legendary Frederick Wiseman (recipient of an Honorary Academy Award in 2016) takes an immersive look behind the scenes of the New York City’s library system. Showcasing speakers such as evolutionary biologist and author Richard Dawkins, family programs at ancillary branches, author discussions, music recitals, and civic presentations, the audience observes the cultural and academic programs...
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 10:00am to Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 6:00pm
 Innovation Spark announces a Call to Makers for the 2017 HoustonMaker Faire, a family friendly event that kicks off its 5th anniversary celebration with the openingof registration at the new website, http://houston.makerfaire.com. This year’s event isOctober 21-22, 2017 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX. “The 5th Annual Houston Maker Faire is the largest...
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 7:00pm to Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 2:00pm
In this new documentary, Manolo Blahnik—the popular shoe designer regarded as a genius by the most-revered figures in fashion—reveals himself to be charming, funny, and modest. Blahnik narrates the story of his life from an idyllic childhood in the Canary Islands through the trajectory of his highly successful career. Additional commentary is provided by Iman, Naomi Campbell, Isaac Mizrahi,...
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Join us for PIZZA, PIE & assorted beverages in a casual evening of art conversation.And seeing Halloween approaches, we will be telling ghost stories. Come with your own ghost stories to share or just listen in awe-struck terror to others tell theirs!Pizza will be served from 6 to 7:30 and dessert pies until 9.All invited!  Free and open to the public.
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 8:00pm to Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
A new comedy by one of the country’s finest emerging playwrights and winner of the Windham-Campbell Literature Prize for drama. A year after his assumed death (and absence from social media), a millennial shows up in his former Chicago apartment alive, well, and ready to fix what went wrong with the people who have eulogized, memorialized, searched for, and mourned him. A miracle...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 8:00pm to Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 9:30pm
Positions is a fictional imagining of the life of the painter Edgar Degas, told by twelve of the dancers he painted. Their stories echo the history of the theater; each voice desperately struggling to present her position, as one by one they vanish from the stage. Ranging from the beautiful to the violent, these "paintings" construct a fragmented depiction of the power and chaos enacted by...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 8:00pm to Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 8:00pm
Set in a sleepy factory town at the end of the 1970’s, this horror comedy from Devious Maids writer Charise Castro-Smith centers on teenaged Chris and her father’s new fiancée Carol, who don’t exactly get along. The already tense atmosphere gets even more stressful when Chris’s dad Arthur hits a mysterious creature on his way home from work, launching a series of events that rapidly...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 7:00pm
Station Theater will be hosting its 5th Annual Trill Comedy Festival on October 19 through 22, with over 120 acclaimed improv, sketch and standup comedians, and performance artists performing in a total of 10 shows. F*ckable, made up of Will Hines, Mel Cowan, and Jonny Svarzbein, all instructors from Upright Citizen’s Brigade Theater in Los Angeles, will be headlining at 9 p.m. on...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Please join us for drinks and conversation at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar on Thursday, October 19th, when a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales during the 5:00PM -8:00PM happy hour will go to support Zine Fest Houston. So enjoy a drink or two, meet the Zine Fest team, and take-in Boheme's bohemian atmosphere! The proceeds from the evening will support the group so don't be shy, raise a...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
"Passing has always been a survival strategy, it's not about assimilation or conformity. In my daily life, passing is less of something that I seek out and more of something that's given to me," writes Genevieve Gaignard in the Fall 2017 issue of spot magazine. "There are a lot of assumptions of what Blackness should look like."Gaignard's photographs point to a structure of...
Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
Based on a true story, this gripping tale of family, love, and identity follows Salih—born during the Bosnian war—as he sets out to find hope amongst war-torn lives. Upon turning 18, Salih (Bora Akkaş) leaves the orphanage where he has grown up after being left during the Bosnian war. He begins a journey to learn about what really happened to his family. Salih begins working on a Serbian farm...
Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
“The Roca Brothers—Joan, Josep, and Jordi, owners of Catalonia's Celler de Can Roca, current holder of Restaurant Magazine's ‘Best Restaurant in the World’ honor—take a five-week tour across Turkey, diving into the rich, diverse culinary cultures of one of the world's major crossroads. Setting out to honor the influences on Turkish cuisine by developing a new menu using locally produced...

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