Saturday, July 25, 7PM
Members of the Starship Exeter Team in Attendance
Location: DiverseWorks, 1117 East Freeway
$7 non-members, Aurora Picture Show and DiverseWorks members free with RSVP
You’ve seen the big screen version, now try it Aurora-style!
Escape the summer heat at warp speed with an intergalactic night of sci-fi and Star Trek fan films. We will take you aboard the Aurora Starship with CGI animation, appropriated hyperspace scenes, talking action figures, a boy waiting to be taken by aliens and a Star Trek fan film produced in 1969. The program concludes with a …
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In Partnership with Aurora Picture Show
July 17 – August 15, 2009
Opening Reception: Friday, July 17, 2009 - 6-8pm
DiverseWorks and Aurora Picture Show are pleased to partner onflickerlounge, a season-long cinematic experience in the newly refurbished Project Gallery at Diverseworks. In coordination with the visual arts exhibitions, Aurora will present an eclectic lineup of rotating full-length films, shorts and video presentations to accompany the Main Gallery.
The flickerlounge presents the World Premiere of the Buffet DVD!
Buffet is a video project in the form of a bi-annual DVD periodical. Based on the belief that there is …
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July 17 – August 15, 2009
Opening Reception: Friday, July 17, 2008 – 6-8pm
Artadia makes it its business to support the best artists it can find. At DiverseWorks, we make it our business to show the best art we can find. Is it any wonder that we’d come together? DiverseWorks is thrilled to collaborate with Artadia for the third time to showcase the tremendous work of Houston’s vibrant contemporary art community. $TIMULUS will feature new work by the 2008 awardees. Featured artists include: Mequitta Ahuja, Dawolu Jabari Anderson, Katy Heinlein, Lauren Kelley, El Franco Lee …
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In Partnership with Discovery Green
Thursday, July 2, 2009
Side Street Projects will embark on a 6,500 mile cross-country road trip from Pasadena, CA to Boston, MA and back to retrieve The Armadillo — an actual FEMA trailer deployed after Hurricane Katrina that students and faculty from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) transformed into a mobile, sustainable community garden and composting station as part of the MIT FEMA Trailer Project, founded and directed by MIT Visual Arts Program instructor and artist Jae Rhim Lee.
“This is truly a honor to be recognized by MIT,” says artist Jon Lapointe,Side Street Projects’Executive …
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And there’s more! Your art chance or admission ticket allows you to bid on a special silent auction of ten mid-size artworks — including pieces byLucinda Cobley ; Grayson Coffee ; Ryan Geiger;Carol Gerhardt ; Ben Johnston & Roberto Cervantes ; Tierney Malone ; Lori Nix ; Jon Read ; Gabriela Trzebinski and Wendy Wagner— which will be on display outside the main gallery. Art for the people – the DiverseWorks way.
One of these works could be yours if you bid high enough in the blind auction… Buy your Art Chance online!
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Buy your Art Chance online!
Your art chance or admission ticket allows you to bid on a special blind auction of ten mid-size artworks—including pieces by Lucinda Cobley; Grayson Coffee; Ryan Geiger; Carol Gerhardt; Ben Johnston & Roberto Cervantes; Tierney Malone; Lori Nix; Jon Read; Gabriela Trzebinski and Wendy Wagner —that will be on display outside the main gallery. Art for the people – the DiverseWorks way.
artists in alphabetical order, as of 6/25/09
Daniel Adame, Houston
Neal Adams, Houston
Isela Aguirre, Houston
Melinda Ainsworth, Houston
Adela Andea, Houston
Sylvia Angelini, Houston
Bennie Ansell Flores, Houston
Andis Applewhite, Houston
Tammy Arlington, Houston
Art Guys, Houston
John Atlas, Houston
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Wednesday, July 1, 2009
6:30pm – Cocktails & Blind Auction
7:00pm - Luck of the Draw begins
NO MORE ADVANCE TICKETS! TICKETS MUST BE PURCHASED AT THE DOOR!
MC: Houston comedian Nancy Ford
Don’t miss one of the hottest parties of the summer! Over 200 works by artists all over the world will be on display in the …
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