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Almost sold out show brings recognition to underappreciated artists

The exhibition began late last week, but the waiting list was quite extensive well before then. In fact, the art was nearly entirely sold out before the opening date. Who is the artist responsible for the pre-show commotion? Polish artist Paulina Olowska’s exhibition Wisteria, Mysteria, Hysteria at Metro Pictures focuses on recent paintings, ceramics and…

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Jamal Cyrus Lightnin' Field

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Jamal Cyrus’ Lightnin’ Field named 2016 Best Houston mural by Houston Press

The spotlight is shining brightly on Jamal Cyrus’ Lightnin’ Field mural located in Downtown Houston as part of the Art Blocks temporary art project. Aside from recently being featured on CODAworx (Collboration of Design + Art), Houston Press named the billboard as 2016 Best Houston Mural. Houston Press says about the public art installation: “New…

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Through the years: A visual diary of Pablo Picasso

View the life of Pablo Picasso, one of the most influential artists of the 20th century, through the medium most suiting—his work. McClain Gallery is currently showing Imagining Backwards: Seven Decades of Picasso Master Prints. This show takes you through Picasso’s life—seven decades—the 50+ works range through 1971, two years before his death. The exhibit…

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