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Panel Discussion | Texas Contemporary Women

1538856000 Saturday, October 6 | 4:00pm -
Location: Main Floor | George R. Brown Convention Center

Speakers include artists Deborah Bay, Ann Harithas, Heather Johnson, Neva Mikulicz, Kelly Moran, and Susan Plum. The moderator will be Houston art critic Betsy Huete of Glasstire. read more

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Agostino Iacurci | Entrada Series

Presented by Celaya Brothers Gallery

1538655180 Thursday, October 4 - Sunday, October 7 | All Day
Location: Cafe Lounge

Agostino Iacurci Entrada No. 3 Acrylic on canvas 200x110x4cm(78.74x43.31x1.57in) Agostino Iacurci Entrada No. 2 Acrylic on canvas 200x110x4cm(78.74x43.31x1.57in) Agostino Iacurci Entrada No. 1 Acrylic on canvas 200x110x4cm(78.74x43.31x1.57in) read more

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Screening | Cheryl Donegan

Presented by 14 Pews x CAMH x David Shelton Gallery

1538874000 Saturday, October 6 | 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Location: 14 Pews

Celebrate Texas Contemporary at 14 Pews! Join CAMH (Contemporary Art Museum Houston) and David Shelton Gallery with a toast to the fair and take in a screening of short video works by Cheryl Donegan - Her exhibition, GRLZ + VEILS will make its Houston debut on January 19, 2018 at CAMH. Over the last decade, Cheryl Donegan has made paintings that... read more

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Panel Discussion | The Art in Design

1538933400 Sunday, October 7 | 1:30pm -
Location: Main Floor | George R. Brown Convention Center

As the lines between art and design continue to blur in the creative industry, join panelists Michael Viviano (architect and interior designer, Viviano Viviano), Marry Hammon Quinn (Art Advisor, C2 Art Advisors), and Catherine Anspon (PaperCity Magazine) as they address the topic of art in the Interior Design space. The panelists will explore topics of navigating the selection of art... read more

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Rene Garza | Collision of Tension

Presented by Celaya Brothers Gallery

1538625600 Thursday, October 4 - Sunday, October 7 | All Day
Location: Fair Entrance

Rene Garza Collision of Tension Plumbing pipes and bolts 2018 In this site specific installation, Garza explories the beauty of found objects in his surroundings that may otherwise be discarded or overlooked by arranging them in unexpected ways.  read more

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Rene Garza | The Innate Intrusion of Introspection

Presented by Celaya Brothers Gallery

1538625600 Thursday, October 4 - Sunday, October 7 | All Day
Location: Central Lounge

Rene Garza The Innate Intrusion of Introspection Chinese Umbrellas 2018   In these site specific installations, Garza explories the beauty of found objects in his surroundings that may otherwise be discarded or overlooked by arranging them in unexpected ways.  read more

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Olivia Steele | PDA

Presented by Timothy Yarger Fine Art

1538625600 Thursday, October 4 - Sunday, October 7 | All Day
Location: Main Aisle

Olivia Steele Ho’oponopono (I’m sorry . Please Forgive Me. Thank You. I Love You. P.D.A. Series ) Diamond grade reflective aluminum 24 × 24 inches 2017    This is public art project employs typical methods of road signage to signal its viewers in a most unexpected way as they loan themselves to a different kind of direction.Giving new light to the term... read more

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In Conversation | Disaster Beyond: Making, Collecting, and Funding the Arts Post Disaster and Beyond

Presented by galleryHOMELAND

1538850600 Saturday, October 6 | 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Location: In Conversation | George R. Brown Convention Center

Panelists: Lina Dib / artist , Xandra Eden / DiverseWorks, Terrell James / artist, Paul Middendorf / galleryHOMELAND Join us for a captivating panel discussion on the current state of making, collecting and funding the arts post Hurricane Harvey and beyond.  During this discussion creatives and civic leaders work through the new methods being taken post disaster.  Working through the... read more

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In Conversation | Chad Dawkins

Presented by Southwest School of Art

1538845200 Saturday, October 6 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: In Conversation | George R. Brown Convention Center

A conversation with Chad Dawkins, Curator and Director of Exhibitions of the Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, to discuss the role of the artist in contemporary exhibition making. Artists are increasingly called to organize exhibitions and act as guest curators. What are the skills and expertise needed to take on these assignments? Is higher education equipping art students with... read more

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Jonathan Read | The Universe Spends Way Too Much Time On Me

Presented by Zoya Tommy Gallery

1538625600 Thursday, October 4 - Sunday, October 7 | All Day
Location: George R. Brown Convention Center, Hall A3

Jonathan Read The Universe Spends Way Too Much Time On Me Acrylic on plywood and rocks 2018 read more

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Heather Tolleson | Paradigm

Presented by Zoya Tommy Gallery

1538625600 Thursday, October 4 - Sunday, October 7 | All Day
Location: George R. Brown Convention Center, Hall A3

Heather Tolleson Paradigm Poured bronze dimensions variable 2017 read more

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Carlos García Noriega Bueno | Misma Luz and Misma Sombra

Presented by Galeria Enrique Guerrero

1538625600 Thursday, October 4 - Thursday, October 4 | All Day
Location: George R. Brown Convention Center, Hall A3

Carlos García Noriega Bueno Misma Luz, Misma Sombra, 2018 Steel with electrostatic texturized paint ed. 1/1 150 x 75 x 75 cm each read more

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PURE EVIL | Drive-In Elvis

Presented by Cindy Lisica Gallery

1538625600 Thursday, October 4 - Thursday, October 4 | All Day
Location: George R. Brown Convention Center, Hall A3

Charles Uzzell Edwards aka PURE EVIL Drive-In Elvis Steel, fiberglass, plastic and stencil spray paint on 1968 drive-in movie theater sign read more

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VIP Private Collection Tour of The Don Sanders Collection/The Modern Nude

1538834400 Saturday, October 6 | 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Private Collection

Join us for a private, behind the scenes tour of one of Houston's most important collections, The Don Sanders Collection/The Modern Nude. Amassing approximately 10,000 photographs by 150 artists, the collection sets the standard in historical numbers as a modern archive of nude female figure form photography worldwide. Works from Nobuyoshi Araki, Helmut Newton, and Inez & Vinoodh, to name a few,... read more

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VIP Behind the Scenes tour of “Stage Environment” with Exhibition Curator, Patricia Restrepo

1538834400 Saturday, October 6 | 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: CAMH (Contemporary Arts

Join Exhibition Curator Patricia Restrepo for a behind-the-scenes private tour of the exhibition Stage Environment: You Didn’t Have to Be There at CAMH. The exhibition showcases and celebrates the long-standing history of CAMH’s innovative commitment to performance and performative art in honor of the museum's 70th anniversary.  This event is open to Texas Contemporary 2018 VIPs. To register to attend, visit txcontemporary.com/vip read more

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VIP Behind the Scenes Artist Tour of moonGARDEN

1538780400 Friday, October 5 | 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Discovery Green

Join the creators of moonGARDEN for a behind the scenes guided tour of their latest creation at Discovery Green, just across the street from George R. Brown Convention Center's Hall A3. This event is open to Texas Contemporary 2018 VIPs. To register to attend, visit txcontemporary.com/vip   read more

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Texas Contemporary Opening Night Preview

1538690400 Thursday, October 4 | 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Location: George R. Brown Convention Center, Hall A3

Celebrate the seventh edition of Texas Contemporary at the fair's 2018 Opening Night Preview. 6:00 - 7:30pm: First Access to the fair for Preview Pass Holders Featuring complimentary cocktails and light fare with proceeds benefiting CAMH (Contemporary Arts Museum Houston) Purchase your Preview Pass at txcontemporary.com/tickets 7:30 - 10:00pm: The fair opens to VIP Pass and Fair Pass holders read more

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