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WAG In The News

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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Request for Submissions

Artwork Designs for Main Street Marquee in Houston, TX

Submission deadline: Ends on July 9, 2018 Submit online: LINK On behalf of the Houston Downtown Management District (HDMD), Weingarten Art Group (WAG) invites artists living and working in Texas to submit digitally formatted artwork designs for temporary installation on the Main Street Marquee. The Marquee is a 40 x 60-foot (vertical x horizontal) art space…

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WAG In The News

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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