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Paul Kremer, Drop, 2018, The River Oaks

WAG In The News

CultureMap: Houstonians toast a reimagined, ritzy River Oaks high-rise

Part of such vision for the reimagined River Oaks luxury high-rise in the upscale area of Houston’s inner loop was a thoughtfully-curated art program conceived by Weingarten Art Group principal Lea Weingarten. CultureMap editor Steven Devadanam covers an intimate soiree in which bold type locals celebrated the transformation of both interior and outdoor entertainment areas. Steven writes: Approximately 200 tastemakers gathered…

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Houstonia: Havel Ruck Projects Has A Literal Take On the Term Open House

Houstonia Magazine features WAG Project “Open House,” part of Art Blocks in Downtown Houston. Writer Brittanie Shey connects the dots between this Havel and Ruck installation at Sam Houston Park, the historic buildings that surround it and the modern skyscrapers that loom near it. Shey writes: Artists Dan Havel and Dean Ruck have been busy. Fresh off the…

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Kids group running through Yippie Ki Yay

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Photos: Yippee Ki Yay by Patrick Dougherty in Austin

Over a three-week period in January 2018, internationally-acclaimed artist Patrick Dougherty created one of his majestic Stickwork sculptures in Austin’s Pease Park Conservancy, titled Yippee Ki Yay, utilizing locally-harvested materials including depression willow, ash and ligustrum. The installation will remain on display in Pease Park’s Custer’s Meadow (2201 Parkway) for several years, sparking the imagination…

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