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Art Deco Automobiles and Motorcycles at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Art Deco Automobiles and Motorcycles at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

“Sculpted in Steel” features 17 American and international examples from the classic era of automobile design
Today’s automotive manufacturers often strive for economy and efficiency, but there was a time when art and elegance reigned. In …

The Great Cape Rinderhorn The Great Cape Rinderhorn

German Artist Thorsten Brinkmann Creates Site-Specific Installation At Rice Gallery Through May 15
Rice University Art Gallery commissioned German artist Thorsten Brinkmann to create a new site-specific installation, The Great Cape Rinder­horn, for his first museum …

The Junior League of Houston Celebrates 60 Years of Grants The Junior League of Houston Celebrates 60 Years of Grants

League Awards $150,000 In Community Assistance Grants To 10 Worthwhile Organizations
On Monday, Jan. 25, some of Houston’s busiest volunteers gathered at The Junior League of Houston Tea Room to celebrate 60 years of philanthropy.
The Junior …

Houston Transformation Conference To Explore City’s Landscape Legacy Houston Transformation Conference To Explore City’s Landscape Legacy

Municipal Leaders And Academics To Speak At All-Day Event March 11 At MFAH
World-class projects by leading practitioners will be the focus of The Cultural Landscape Foun­dation’s Houston Transformation Con­ference. Featuring three consecutive moderated panel …

Cupid Keeps Love Alive Cupid Keeps Love Alive

Romance is in the air! Local sweethearts share inspiring stories… and tips on keeping true love alive! As the poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning wrote, “I love you not only for what you are, but for …

2015 AIA Houston Home Tour 2015 AIA Houston Home Tour

Highlighting excellence, quality craftsmanship, innovation and sustainability
Text by Cheryl Alexander and Tina Zulu
Photography by Benjamin Hill
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) Houston recently held its 2015 Annual Home Tour featuring nine area homes that represent the …

Archway Gallery Presents #Heatstroke 3D Archway Gallery Presents #Heatstroke 3D

Joel Anderson Merges Ancient And Modern Techniques
Mixed-media artist Joel Anderson will exhibit his artwork that combines ancient and modern techniques in his solo show at Archway Gallery called #Heatstroke 3D. Anderson uses encaustic medium and …

Art On The Avenue 2015 Art On The Avenue 2015

By Elizabeth Anthony
Houston’s ultimate “buy local” art experience recently took place at Winter Street Studios. The 19th annual Art on the Avenue, benefiting Avenue CDC, is Houston’s largest silent art auction,

Meet Major Dodson of The Walking Dead Meet Major Dodson of The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead Twelve-year-old Houstonian is an actor on the rise

MFAH Breaks Ground on 14-Acre Campus Redevelopment MFAH Breaks Ground on 14-Acre Campus Redevelopment

Fayez S. Sarofim campus is a $450-million capital and endowment project

KAPPA KAPPA GAMMA Gives A Gift to Houston KAPPA KAPPA GAMMA Gives A Gift to Houston

Holiday Pilgrimage 2014: Kappa Has Heart
The 2014 Kappa Kappa Gamma Holiday Pilgrimage, a gift to Houston that is held every other year since 1941, gives us a much-anticipated glimpse into the gracious homes and fabulous …

Urban Zen: Creekside Dojo Brings Spiritual and Nature Connections Urban Zen: Creekside Dojo Brings Spiritual and Nature Connections

Text by Cheryl Alexander Architecture by Gary R. Chandler Architects and Interiors Photography by Miro Dvorscak
Traditional Design Is Winner Of ASID Outdoor Living Award
With the popularity of all things Japanese, it is no surprise that …

Performing Arts Veterans Allison Lott and Kathryn Lott Join Forces to Launch Lott Entertainment Presents Performing Arts Veterans Allison Lott and Kathryn Lott Join Forces to Launch Lott Entertainment Presents

Arts Company Kicks Off Inaugural Season With Cutting-Edge Theatrical Works
After veteran performing arts powerhouses Allison Lott and Kathryn Lott joined forces in January to form Lott Entertainment — a consulting, project management and special events …

Catwalks & Classrooms Catwalks & Classrooms

Design Competition Showcases Up-And-Coming Local Designers And Their Upcycled Fashions

Memorial Park Master Plan
Implementation Underway
Memorial Park Master Plan </br>Implementation Underway

Inaugural Project Begins With 113-Acre Eastern Glades
At nearly 1,500 acres, Memorial Park is Houston’s largest urban-center park and is almost double the size of New York’s Central Park. On April 1, 2015, the Houston City …

WASH Celebrates 40 Years
of Watercolor Art
WASH Celebrates 40 Years </br>of Watercolor Art

Exhibition In Nov.-Dec. Showcases “Best Of The Best”
Almost all of us remember the flat tin box containing little squares of watercolor paint that was part of our standard school supplies. Perhaps because of this, …

Memorial Hermann Razzle Dazzle “Power of Pink” Luncheon Memorial Hermann Razzle Dazzle “Power of Pink” Luncheon

Houston Celebrates Cora Sue Mach Day
Geralyn Lucas, American journalist, television producer, The New York Times best-selling author of Why I Wore Lipstick (to My Mastectomy) and Then Came Life, and a proud breast cancer …

Online Quilt Auction to Raise Funds For Ovarian Cancer Research And Awareness Online Quilt Auction to Raise Funds For Ovarian Cancer Research And Awareness

By Mara Soloway
Photos By Shawn Green and Barbara Lynn
After several successful online quilt auctions in previous years, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is again holding an online quilt auction with donations of …