Old and Improved: Art as Wish Fulfillment in CAMH’s <em>A Better Yesterday</em>
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Old and Improved: Art as Wish Fulfillment in CAMH’s A Better Yesterday

The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston’s latest exhibition A Better Yesterday, on view May 20-Sept. 3,…

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<em>flow:</em> Jae Ko at CAMH
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flow: Jae Ko at CAMH

Downstairs at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, the Zilkha Gallery is a cold space. When…

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Weaving Narratives of Music and Art: Jennie C. Jones at the CAMH
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Weaving Narratives of Music and Art: Jennie C. Jones at the CAMH

Music, much like visual art, has long been a tool used to comment and reflect…

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Meetings in Art & Music
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Meetings in Art & Music

Right Here, Right Now: Houston
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Right Here, Right Now: Houston

Trenton Doyle Hancock: Skin and Bones, 20 Years of Drawing
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Trenton Doyle Hancock: Skin and Bones, 20 Years of Drawing

Any daydreamer remembers being back in school, either ignoring the teacher or absorbing the world…

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Melanie Smith’s Seduction
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Melanie Smith’s Seduction

Outside the Lines
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Outside the Lines

Last fall, ARTNews reported that renowned conceptual artist Adrian Piper had asked New York University’s…

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10 Moving Moments of 2013 on Houston’s Dance & Theater Stages
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10 Moving Moments of 2013 on Houston’s Dance & Theater Stages

Every year, I resist the list, and then cave with some kind of listicle of…

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“Every Art Lover’s Gateway Drug”
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“Every Art Lover’s Gateway Drug”

The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston is marking its 65th anniversary with Outside the Lines, a…

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LaToya Ruby Frazier: WITNESS
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LaToya Ruby Frazier: WITNESS

“Welcome to Historic Braddock,” a black-and-white photograph greets visitors near the title wall to the…

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Beyond the (Arts) Writer: Geoff Smith
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Beyond the (Arts) Writer: Geoff Smith

I first met A+C writer Geoff Smith at Caroline Collective a few years ago. He was…

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