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Firmament by Christopher Schardt

National Accolades

WAG Wins Three National Outstanding Public Art Project Awards!

We are proud to announce that three of Weingarten Art Group’s 2016 Houston public art installations have received Outstanding Public Art Project Awards by Americans for the Arts! Our installations “Enchanted Promenade,” “Firmament” and “Trumpet Flower” are among 49 selections honored by the Public Art Network’s Year in Review program, which were chosen by a jury…

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Jamal Cyrus Lightnin' Field

WAG in the News

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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WAG IN THE NEWS

CODAworx features Jamal Cyrus’ Lightnin’ Field

CODAworx (Collaboration of Design + Art) spotlights the Main Street Marquee, which is part of a major temporary art project for Houston’s Downtown District titled Art Blocks. The marquee features a rotation of visual works from regional artists; on view here is Jamal Cyrus’ Lightnin’ Field (Inman Gallery) CODAworks explains: Lightnin’ Field by Jamal Cyrus is a commemoration to…

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