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2018
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    Houston Chronicle: GUST of art is blowing into Discovery Green

    Houston Chronicle‘s Craig Hlavaty features Weingarten Art Group’s latest public art installation at Discovery Green, Downtown Houston’s “green village” that has added vibrant programming to the city’s core. As with previous installation as part of a strategic plan, GUST by Mexican collective Cocolab offers an immersive environment that speaks to the playfulness of Houstonians while highlighting…

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    Houston Press: GUST Pinwheels Keep on Turning in Discovery Green

    Houston Press arts and culture writer Susie Tommaney features Weingarten Art Group project at Discovery Green  titled GUST by Mexican collective Cocolab. The temporary installation, on view from November 2018 through March 2019, is part of a comprehensive strategic plan that activates parts of the park with engaging, colorful environments that engender public participation, lots of photos…

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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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    Houston Chronicle: H-E-B lobs a new weapon in the grocery wars: Art

    H-E-B engaged the Weingarten Art Group to curate site-specific works by regional artists to add a sense of placemaking to new locations popping up all over the city. Houston Chronicle’s Molly Glentzer recognized the innovative approach and featured the program alongside an interview with H-E-B president Scott McClelland. In its drive to dominate the Houston market’s grocery store wars,…

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