March 2015

Opening Reception for March 13 - April 18, 2015 Exhibitions

Opening Reception
Friday, March 13, 2015
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Artist talks at 6 PM

On Plasticity: Poetics of the Built • Adam Crosson, Jonas Hart & James Scheuren

With Wild Abandon • Anthony Sonnenberg

Tongue-and-Groove • Erin Stafford

8 Ohms • Jason Flowers

Also on view...
Ghost Grid • Jonathan Leach

Kite-making Workshop
with Josh Bernstein
Saturday, March 28, 2015
12 - 1 PM
Click here to be added to a wait list for this event.

Join Lawndale Artist Studio Program resident Josh Bernstein for simple-to-make kites just in time for the Hermann Park Kite Festival! All materials provided. Children 8 and older (with parental supervision) welcome. Participation is limited to 10 kite-makers.

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April 2015

Museum District Family Night at IKEA
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
5 - 7 PM
7810 Katy Freeway>br> Houston, TX 77024

Join participating museums from the Houston Museum District at IKEA Houston from 5 to 7 PM for a Children's Creative Workshop with educational hands on activities for kids. Houston Museum District Family Night at IKEA Houston activities include:

  • Create your own glass-bead bracelet at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft station.
  • "Create Your Own Mural" in conjunction with Jonathan Leach's new mural titled "Ghost Grid" on view at Lawndale Art Center.
  • Make origami butterflies with the Holocaust Museum team as part of their butterfly project.
  • Buffalo Soldiers National Museum presents a code-making activity that educates children about Buffalo Soldier military terminology utilized on the Underground Railroad. Create your own codes then take an oath to join the New Underground Reading Railroad.

April 20 - 26, 2015

Click here for information on Design Fair 2015.

Museum Experience - Zone 2
April 25, 2015
Holocaust Museum Houston, Asia Society Texas Center, Czech Center Museum Houston, Lawndale Art Center, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston Museum of African American Culture, Buffalo Soldiers National Museum, DiverseWorks

The Museum Experience is Houston's newest cultural block party! The Museum Experience features four walkable "zones" to help visitors navigate through the area and learn more about all 19 museums in a more personal way. On the last Saturday of January, April, July and September, each zone will showcase a handful of museums at a time, complete with special programming, pedicabs in select zones and food trucks. Create your own Museum Experience with the Houston Museum District.

Click here to learn more about the museums of Zone 2 and activities planned for Saturday, April 25, 2015!

May 2015

Opening Reception for May 8 - June 13, 2015 Exhibitions

Opening Reception
Friday, May 8, 2015
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Artist talks at 6 PM

A B C D • Josh Bernstein, JooYoung Choi & Lina Dib
Lawndale Artist Studio Program Exhibition

Found Unfound • Keliy Anderson-Staley

Satis House • Isabel Cuenca

Total Body • Liz Rodda

Also on view...
Ghost Grid • Jonathan Leach



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