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Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Jazz Education Inc. returns to host another stellar holiday musical event, bringing the true spirit of Christmas along for the ride. Founded by Bubbha Thomas, JAZZ.... Is the Gift that keeps on Giving! HOLIDAY JAZZ CONCERT Saturday, December 9th 2017 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Featuring: Summer Jazz Workshop (SJW) All-Stars Trinity Jazz Singers with Bill Jones Tha Unyt...
Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Join Fresh Arts for an afternoon of artist talks and performances featuring the Connecting the Silos exhibition artists. The afternoon will begin with a dynamic cross-disciplinary performance at 5pm featuring dance and choreography by Roberta Paixao Cortes, spoken-word poetry by Outspoken Bean, and music by David Medina, and close with informal Artist Talks and...
Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 11:00am
Held in the Brown Auditorium Theater at the Museum of Fine Arts, HoustonModerator: Ashlyn Davis, executive director, Houston Center for Photography | Introduced by Jon Evans, chief librarian and archivist, MFAHPanel participants:• Alejandro Cartagena, photographer and editor• Manfred Heiting, designer, editor, and collector• Kevin Messina, publisher and editor• Gerhard Steidl, printer and...
Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 10:00am to Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 5:00pm
Houston Studio Glass expands its 19th Annual Studio Open House to include artists working with other craft materials.  No glassblowing demonstrations this weekend to open the space for amazing works in clay, wood, leather and jewelry, in addition to blown, cast, fused and slumped glass.  Come visit with the artists, learn about process and shop for the holidays.Visit the website for...
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 7:00pm to Friday, December 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
In the greatest human displacement since World War II, more than 65 million people around the world have been forced from their homes to escape famine, climate change, and war. This epic documentary by internationally renowned artist Ai Weiwei gives a powerful visual expression to the massive migration.Captured over the course of one year in 23 countries, the film witnesses its subjects and their...
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 6:30pm
Join us forCool music, adult hot chocolate, and holiday treatsCocktails in the CourtyardFriday, December 86:30-8:30 PM2521 Holman StreetHouston, Texas 77004Individual Tickets | $50**Free for current members (RSVP with events@projectrowhouses.org)Tables | $1,000Tables include 10 individual tickets, reserved seating, name listed on event materialsTickets available here: https://...
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 6:00pm
Solo show featuring artworks by Gretchen McDaniel.Gretchen was born in Houston, and raised along the Texas Gulf Coast. She moved to Detroit on a whim, and stayed there for eight years. Her discovery of Judy Chicago’s “The Dinner Party” and Diego Rivera’s “Detroit Industry Murals” showed her the power of art in making a statement. Back in Houston, she remarried and was taught quilting by her new...
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Deep In The Heart Texas Landscapes by Gay Gaddis December 8, 2017 – January 31, 2018   Octavia Gallery is thrilled to present Deep In The Heart by Gay Gaddis. The exhibition is the artist’s third solo show, following two successful shows in New York City. It runs from December 8, 2017 to January 31, 2018.     The paintings included...
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 5:30pm
Opening Reception from 5:30-8:00pmGerhard Steidl Lecture at 6:00pmOn view: December 8, 2017 - January 5, 2018Join Houston Center for Photography and Steidl for the opening of an experimental exhibition showing the work of the great Robert Frank on newsprint.Conceived by Robert Frank and Gerhard Steidl, this exhibition shows Frank’s work in photos, books and films in a direct accessible...
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 7:30pm to Saturday, December 23, 2017 - 7:30pm
This fresh take on the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tale is set in a stunning wooded installation by visual artist Mina Gaber and set deisgner Stefan Azizi. Audiences of 30 per show will experience a truly immersive experience in Rec Room’s intimate Back Room as they get lost in the wintery woods with the wayward siblings, Hansel & Gretel, on their quest to find both home and independence....
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 6:30pm
On Thursday, December 7, at 6:30 p.m., Visual Arts Alliance will be given a private demonstration of Italian glass blowing by DIck Moiel and Kathy Poeppel of Houston Studio Glass. Dick and Kathy will explain the art of Italian off hand or free hand blowing as done in Murano, Italy for hundreds of years. Sitting on a gaffer's bench, they will work the glass while hot and demonstrate the...
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Please join us for drinks and conversation at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar on Thursday, December 7th, when a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales during the 5:00PM -8:00PM happy hour will go to support Art Colony Association. So enjoy a drink or two, meet the Art Colony Association team, and take-in Boheme's bohemian atmosphere! The proceeds from the evening will support the group so...
Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Get your holiday shopping done during the ClayHouston Studio Crawl! ClayHouston is organizing a Studio Crawl for December 3rd, 12pm - 5pm. The event is free and open to the public; attendees can drive or bike from one studio to the next. Sixteen artists will show work in six ceramic studios in the Heights. Participating artists are Mary Aldrich, Betsy Evans, Jeff Forster, Reema Forster, Helena...
Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 7:00pm
Rescheduled from the weekend of Hurricane Harvey.“Directed by Academy Award–winner Thomas Lennon and shot around the world by 40 filmmaking teams, Sacred immerses the viewer in an exploration of spirituality across cultures and religions. This nomadic film explores faith as primary human experience and shows how people turn to ritual and prayer to navigate the milestones and crises of life.“...
Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
In this series of work, the figures of various sizes are created in clay and transform into animals in attempt to depict harmony between humankind and nature through anthropomorphism. The figures develop animalistic aspects of elongated necks, teeth and skin of the animal they represent to emphasize the emotional, cognitive and instinctual similarities...
Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 5:00pm
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Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Gray Contemporary is pleased to announce Sarah Elise Hall: Composite. For her first solo exhibition with Gray Contemporary Sarah Elise Hall’s work will be displayed in both rooms of the Gallery. Exhibition opens Saturday, December 2nd from 5 - 8 pm, and will continue through January 6th, 2018. Sarah Elise Hall...
Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 2:00pm
On December 2 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. the artists in the 35th Juried Membership Exhibition will talk about their work and answer questions from the audience. The participating artists will be Susan Budge, Angela Corson, Luisa Duarte, Nell Gottlieb, Jimmy Hines, Pat McEnery, Ami Mehta, William Reed, Narinder Sall, A M Schaer, John Slaby, Laura Sprague and Stacy Tracy.The Location...
Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 11:00am to 6:00pm
First Saturday Arts Market is a 13-year-old outdoor fine arts market and is free to attend!Meet Santa, snap some pics - all ages!Preview the artist roster:http://firstsaturdayartsmarket.com/artist-roster/MUSICJordi BaizanGrifters & ShillsFOODHangreekhttps://www.facebook.com/hangreek/First Saturday Arts Market is a monthly outdoor fine arts event featuring the works of dozens of visual artists...
Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 9:30am to 1:30pm
HARVEY ARTS RECOVERY: KNOWLEDGE SHAREDecember 2, 2017  |  9:30am - 1:30pm@Winter Street Studios, 2nd Floor Gallery2101 Winter St. Houston, TX 77007Free with RSVP at harveyartsrecovery.org, click "Upcoming Event" - Open to allFacebook EventABOUT:Individual artists (writers, dancers, filmmakers, musicians, actors, visual artists, etc.) and staff of arts, culture,...

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