Open House WAG Project Have Ruck Projects photo by Morris Malakoff

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Houston Life: A Historical Walk Inside Open House

Houston Life reporter Stephanie Gonzales steps inside “Open House” by Havel Ruck Projects located at Sam Houston Park and The Heritage Society to explore how past and present mingle in this engaging art installation. The immersive structure is part of Art Blocks Houston, an initiative by the Downtown District to activate areas of the city’s core through engaging and creative experiences….

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Lois Dodd: Celebrating authentic moments of daily life

Who: Lois Dodd is an American painter whose observational, understated renderings of landscapes, nudes, and still lives celebrate the quiet but unabashedly authentic moments of daily life.  About the Artist: Lois Dodd was born 1927 in Montclair, New Jersey, and attended The Cooper Union from 1945-1948. In 1952 she was one of five artists (and only woman founder) to establish…

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Bradley Kerl: Verdant Botanicals and Expressive Color

Texas painter Bradley Kerl, represented by Houston’s Jonathan Hopson Gallery, is well known for his verdant botanicals, chimerical still lives, and desire to uplift anything dismissed as mundane. His expressive color, flattened shapes, and indelible mark-making seem to set his work paradoxically between representational realism and abstract expressionism. As one of our local favorites, Weingarten Art…

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