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2019

Houston, Latinx, Queer Artists Under 30: Questions for Reyes Ramirez and Moe Penders

Art League Houston Awards Betty Moody 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award

ALH Announces Margarita Cabrera as 2019 Texas Artist of the Year

New Houston Exhibit Showcases the Work of Queer Latinx Artists Under 30

Spectrum South: Figures In The Shadows: Finding Queer Representation In Film Noir With Artist Jade Yumang

Sarah Beth Wilson joins Art League Houston

Curator Shuffle: Changes at Art League Houston & the Art Museum of Southeast Texas

2018

Houston Chronicle - After being overlooked for too long, Houston artist George Smith is getting his due

Glasstire- Top Five: August 30, 2018

Arts + Culture- Show Up: Francesca Fuchs

Houston CityBook- Painting From Memory

Chron.com - Art Daybook: Inside the Memory of a Cult

Houston Public Media - WATCH: Artist Reconstructs Image of an African American Woman

Glasstire - Delita Martin's 'The Dinner Table' at Art League Houston

The Texas Observer - Houston Artist Delita Martin Gives Black Women a Seat at the Table in New Exhibit

Glasstire - Top Five: March 29, 2018

Houston Chronicle - Art League Houston names Francesca Fuchs 2018 Texas Artist of the Year

Glasstire - Jennie Ash Named Executive Director of Art League Houston

Spectrum South - MUSCLE PANIC: INTERDISCIPLINARY ARTIST FUSES SPORTS, QUEERNESS AT ART LEAGUE HOUSTON

Glasstire - Top Five: February 15, 2018 with Julie Kinzelman

Central Texas News Now - Interactive art exhibit created Texas A&M professor wows the public

Free Press Houston - A Playful New Gao Hang Exhibition Opens This Friday

Art gallery and museum listings: Jan. 4-10

Art Daybook: The Sounds of Houston 

Texas Observer - His Pet Monsters

2017

Arts + Culture - Show Up: Nathaniel Donnett

Rice Magazine - Hancock's Surrealism Finds a Home at Rice

Arts + Culture - Show Up: Trenton Doyle Hancock

Glasstire - Trenton Doyle Hancock’s Ongoing History of the Universe

Rice University News & Media - Rice rallies to support Houston arts community impacted by Hurricane Harvey

Houstonia Magazine - Two Decades of Work By a Houston Artist, Now on Display at the Rice University Gallery

Houston Chronicle - Chronicle critics offer entertainment suggestions

Glasstire - Top Five: September 28, 2017

Glasstire - Trenton Doyle Hancock’s Texas Artist of the Year Exhibition Relocated to Former Rice Gallery

Houston Chronicle - Houston Endowment boosts the Harvey Arts Recovery Fund

Artnet - In Post-Harvey Houston, Artists Can’t Look Away From the Inequalities Exposed by the Storm

Glasstire - Benjamin Terry at Art League Houston

Artforum - Art League Houston Names Kheli R. Willetts as Executive Director

Not That But This - Art League Houston Appoints Dr. Kheli R. Willetts as New Executive Director

PaperCity Magazine - Houston’s Best Art Galleries and Museums: The Ultimate Guide to America’s Underrated Creative Mecca

ARTFUL DODGY - Opening Night: Art League Houston 6.9.2017

Glasstire - Top Five: June 8, 2017 with Brian K. Scott

Houston Chronicle - Art League Houston names Kheli Willetts as director

Glasstire - Art League Houston Names New Director

Glasstire - Autumn Knight: Directions to Prairie View

Houston Chronicle - Art League Houston names Trenton Doyle Hancock Texas Artist of the Year

Glasstire - Art League Houston Announces Texas Artist of the Year

Free Press Houston - Houston's Art Reach: The Overall Conversation

Lamar University Press - LU art professor Thomas presents exhibit in Houston

Glasstire - Prince Varughese Thomas: The Space Between Grief and Morning

Houston Chronicle - Art Daybook: Women artists of color, mad as hell

The Texas Observer - In ‘How Do I Say Her Name?,’ Women Artists of Color Grapple with Police Violence

The Guardian - Whitney Biennial 2017: Trump's shadow looms over politically charged show

The Village Voice (NY) - The Bold Groups Tying Art History to Political History at the Whitney Biennial

The Week (UK) - Whitney Biennial: New York's controversial showcase returns

Houston Chronicle - Peranteau resigns as Art League Houston director, so he can try to retire

Glasstire - Michael Peranteau to Step Down from Art League Houston

Glasstire - Top Five: February 2, 2017

Free Press Houston - 2016 ART IN REVIEW: ELECTRIC BOOGALOO

Glasstire - Spring Preview 2017

Houston Chronicle - Art Daybook: The sounds women make

2016

ARTNEWS - For Its Whitney Biennial Project, Occupy Museums Is Calling on Artists in Debt to Share Their Experiences

Papercity Magazine - Texas’ Artist of the Year is Revealed: The Big Art League Winners Are…

Houston Chronicle - Chronicle critics offer entertainment suggestions

Houston Chronicle - Jesse Lott always has a hand in the action

Houston Chronicle - Poetic vision of Terrell James at Art League Houston

Glasstire - Get Paid to Show at Art League Houston

Houston Public Media - Should Arts Organizations Accept Sponsorship from Oil Companies?

Houstonia Magazine - Taking a Master Class with Legendary Houston Sculptor Jesse Lott

Glasstire - Michael McFadden at Art League Houston

Free Press Houston - Visual Vernacular: Betsy Huete

Free Press Houston - Visual Vernacular: Zachary Gresham

Free Press Houston - Visual Vernacular: Michael McFadden

CultureMap - Art League Houston salutes artworld headliners with 2016 awards

Houston Press - Houston Art Collective {exurb} Lets Us Become One With the Machine

Houston Chronicle - Art League Houston names annual award winner

Glasstire - ALH Announces Texas Artist of the Year

Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw - Debtfair - Making Use: Life in Postartistic Times

Notes For 6 Weeks Magazine - Debtors World, Unite!

Houston Chronicle - Artsy guys embark on a Wild West odyssey

Houston Public Media - Art InSight: "50 States: Wyoming" by Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin

KUHF Houston Public Media - When It Comes To Pay, Do Local Artists Get Enough Respect? by Amy Bishop  

Houstonia Magazine - Taking Charge in the Form of Art by Jenn Nguyen Houstonia

Montrose District - At Art League Houston, Helping Artists Assert Their Value by Michael Hardy

Creative Catalyst - Charge 2016: A Recap by Alex Irrera

2015

Glasstire - Artists: Join the Table at ALH for a Re-Charge

Houston Press - Art League Houston Breaks Through Walls to Give Indebted Artists a Voice

Houston Press - Non-Participation

not that but this - Bayou Baroque

Houston Chronicle - A peek inside Amy Blakemore's world

Glasstire - Debtfair is All About Art and Here’s Why

Glasstire - Debtfair: It’s Not About the Art

Houston Chronicle - Preview Must List

Glasstire First it was Bernie Sanders, Now it’s Art League Houston!

Arts + Culture - Towards a New Kind of Fair

Houston Chronicle - What to see at the Houston Fine Art Fair

Arts & Culture Texas - Towards a New Kind of Fair

Glasstire - Lavar Munroe: Zoo at the Edge of the World

Houston Chronicle - Perspective hangs by a thread or two in these shows

Houston Press - REVERENCE, MONSTROSITY AND NEW MEDIA FORM AN INTERESTING TRIO OF EXHIBITS

Houstonia Magazine - A Trio of Shows Open at Art League Houston

Not That But This - Masking, Layering and Shining Light | Examining Lovie Olivia’s “Damask” and Black Women’s Struggles with Mental Illness

Arts + Culture Texas - Canonizing the Commonplace

Glasstire - Houston Art League Announces 2015 Texas Artists, Patron of the Year

Houston Chronicle - Art League Houston names Texas artist of the Year

Free Press Houston - Queering the Lines

Outsmart Magazine - Queering the Lines by Caroline Wells Chandler

Glasstire - Mark Flood is a Nice Guy: ALH Receives 24K Gift

Glasstire - Artists’ Payday is Here: Art League Houston Now W.A.G.E. Certified

Houstonia Magazine - Support Houston Art with South African Jewelry

Houston Chronicle - Two artful structures poised to come down this weekend

Houston Chronicle - Houston's man of steel

Houston Press - Art or Not, Mel Chin's Work is All Over Houston

Glasstire - The Ed Wilson Interviews 

Visual Art Source - Mel Chin

Glasstire - Top Five January 15, 2015

2014

Glasstire - The Black Guys: Dish it Out

Glasstire - Even if You’re a Grinch, Support Local Artists!

Houston Chronicle - Brave beauties share complex visions

Houston Chronicle - 24 hours at a bus stop: It's art.

Glasstire - Bathroom Art! ALH is Now the Snazzy Place to Pee

Glasstire - Artists! Get paid to do what you love.

Glasstire - Top Five November 13, 2014

Living Art on KPFT 90.1  - Featuring Jennie Ash, Ayanna Jolivet McCloud, Michael Peranteau, Carrie Schneider, and Lauren Van Haaften-Schick

The Westerly Sun (Rhode Island) - Local beads star in art installation

The Great God Pan is Dead - People Should Get Paid for Their Work

Houston Press - One of a Kind: Artwork From the Collection of Stephanie Smither

The Great God Pan is Dead - Everyday Geniuses at the Art League

Houston Chronicle - Two shows at Houston galleries find beauty in the dusty mess

Houstonia Magazine - Beautifying Houston: Jo Ann Fleischauer's installation at Art League Houston is inspired by brightly-plumed birds-of-paradise.

Houston Chronicle - They've got a bead on it

Glasstire - South African Beaders to Assemble Selven O’Keef Jarmon’s Big Tapestry Project at Rice

Houston Chronicle - Beauty for beholders at Art League Houston

Houston Chronicle - Reporter's notebook: 'Sexual Selection'. The meaning of a tree full of parasols

Montrose home to award-winning public art

ABC 13 News - 360 DEGREES VANISHING' - GIANT ART PROJECT CREATED FROM BEADS

Funnel Tunnel’s a Keeper, Says City; Painting Party Planned

Glasstire - Houston artists are good at this public art thing

Houston Chronicle - Houston artists' public works win awards

Houston Chronicle - Project will transform Art League with beads

University of Houston - Facilities Planning and Construction Senior Project Manager Awarded

Arts + Culture Texas - THE BEST PUBLIC ART IN HOUSTON RIGHT NOW

Glasstire - Art League Houston Announces Artists of the Year and Patron of the Year

Houston Chronicle - Art League Houston names artists, patron of the year

CultureMap - Your weekly guide to Houston: Five (plus) don't-miss events — including the ultimate tiki party

Houston Press - 100 Creatives 2014: Lisa E. Harris, Performing and Visual Artist

Glasstire - Lone Star Performance Explosion: Some of Night 2

The Great God Pan is Dead - Lonestar Explosion 2014: They came. I saw, and all of us were compromised

Glasstire - Seven Topics No Artist Town Hall Meeting Should Miss

Houston Artists to Hold Town Hall Meeting

Glasstire - Ryan Hawk at Art League Houston

Free Houston Press - Use Your Illusion

2013

Click 2 Houston - Houston Artist's Creation Slows Traffic

Glasstire - Twofer! Family Ties: Sedrick Huckaby and Beth Secor

Glasstire - Twofer! Pattern as Space: Monica Vidal and Melissa Thorne

Glasstire - Kermit Oliver: Tracing Our Pilgrimage at Art League Houston

The Great God Pan is Dead - Kermit Oliver and his Precursors

Glasstire - Top Five October 3, 2013

art ltd. - Rachel Hecker

Houston Press - "Rachel Hecker: Group Show" Defies Artistic Rigidity

Glasstire - Rachel Hecker: Group Show at Art League Houston

Arts + Culture Texas - RACHEL HECKER: GROUP SHOW

Arts InSight - Funnel Tunnel

Glasstire - Top Five: Sept. 26, 2013

Houston Matters - Montrose Boulevard’s Funnel Tunnel Art Display

Free Press Houston - Issue #156, September 2013

High Fructose - Patrick Renner’s Site-Specific Installation, “Funnel Tunnel”

365 Things To Do in Houston - Check out the Funnel Tunnel in Montrose

Colossal - The Funnel Tunnel Snakes its Way Through the Streets of Houston

Houston Chronicle - Colorful 'Funnel Tunnel' turning heads on Montrose

Houstonia - Sketches: Patrick Renner on FUNNEL TUNNEL (Video)

Houston Press - A Tube of Color: The Funnel Tunnel Dedication Ceremony

CultureMap - Crazy Funnel Tunnel stops traffic in Montrose: It's hard not to look

Glasstire - Welcome to the Afrofuture!

Houston Press - Hog Wild: Buster Graybill Elevates Hunting Blinds and Feeders Into Rustic, Rural Artistry

Glasstire - Buster Graybill: Feral

Houston Press - Top Five Things to Do in Houston This Weekend: The Aliens, Buster Graybill's "Feral," Augustine and More

The Great God Pan is Dead - A Certain Voluntary Association of Artists

Houston Press - Fact: David Dove and Jawwaad Taylor Play a CD-Release Show; Happenstance: It's DJ Screw's Birth Anniversary

Houston Press - Art League's "Bas:" Enjoyable With Some Cohesion Issues

Houston Press - Top Five Things to Do in Houston This Weekend: "Bās" at Art League Houston, From My Hometown at Ensemble and More

Front Row Radio - "IPCNY: New Prints 2013"

The Great God Pan is Dead - Self-Portraiture through Social Media with a Side of Crystal Meth

Art & Culture Texas - THE CHANGELING

Houston Press - A Walk Through Art League's Four-Part Ceramics Shows

Arts & Culture Texas - CERAMICS IN CONCERT

CultureMap - Groundbreaking, surprise Houstonian lands major honor: The Texas Artist of the Year is . . .

New Fix Now - Houston Playback theatre sees the world as a stage

Houston Press - Sexual Taboos and Resident Artists: "Le petit Mort" and "Bringing It All Back Home"

Houston Press - Kathryn Kelley Works Through Her Monsters at Art League Houston

The Great God Pan is Dead - In the High Seat

2012

Arts + Culture Texas - CULTURAL WARRIOR: MICHAEL PERANTEAU

Houston Press - What Do These 7 Artists All Have in Common? The Answer May Surprise You

The Great God Pan is Dead - Houston's Favorite Art From 2012

Glasstire - M’Kina Tapscott’s New Soil

Glasstire - Nathaniel Donnett: ZZzzzzzz

Black Art in America - Nathaniel Donnett "ZZzzzzzz" art review

NOT THAT THIS - STACKS ON THE RADIO

Houston Chronicle - Art League Gala draws a cool crowd

Houston Press - Judy and Scott Nyquist's Eclectic Texas Collection

Houston Chronicle - Edgy creator is Texas Artist of the Year

Glasstire - Art League: Texas Artist and Patrons of the Year 2012

Houston Press - See Why Aaron Parazette is Art League's Texas Artist of the Year

Houston Press - Michael Peranteau Chats About His New Art League Gig

Houston Press - Ricky Armendariz Sets Art League Ablaze With His Carved Paintings

Houston Press - A Trio of Equally Fantastic Exhibitions at Art League Houston Right Now

Glasstire - See it before it closes!: CINEPLEX, Sasha Dela, Harvey Bott

Houston Press - Free for All: The Emotional Life of a Spy, SK8 and Rock, and Memorial Day

Glasstire - Sustainable Practice: Sasha Dela

Front Row Radio - "Baroque on the Border"

Houston Press - Baroque on the Border

Glasstire - Rigoberto Gonzalez Alonso in Harlingen and Houston: Corridos Baroccos, Part I

Glasstire - Rigoberto Gonzalez Alonso in Harlingen and Houston: Corridos Baroccos, Part II

CultureMap - The next big step: Roberta Stokes ties one on; Jessica Boone goes Missing; Courtney D. Jones discovers vibrator play

Houston Press - The Ties That Bind: Roberta Stokes's TIE-BREAKER Exhibit Breathes New Life into an Old Accessory

Houston Press - 'ShadeCloud' Gets Renewed Lease on Life

Arts & Culture Texas - RUFFLING THE FRINGE

Houston Press - Real eState

2011

Houston Press - Art League Decks the Halls and Walls with Nearly 200 Pieces in "Gambol"

Glasstire - Magid Salmi wins $1000 Gambol from Art League Houston, Kelly Alison and Emily Sloan come in 2nd and 3rd

Houston Chronicle - Mary McCleary’s collages seduce viewers into digging deeper

Houston Press - Art League Houston to Celebrate Texas Artist of the Year Mary McCleary with Collage Exhibit

Front Row Radio - Indigenous Genius by R.W. Northcutt

Houston Press - A Boatload of Friends: "A Fleet for Abby" at Art League

Houston Press - Art Review: Mary Hayslip and Trey Speegle's Voodoo Pop

CultureMap - NAP Church: Daylight Saving Time Travel

Houston Chronicle - Patrick Turk takes viewers back to the future

Houston Press - “Chicome-Xochtli’s Children”

Glasstire - Church of Naptism

2010

Houston Press - Wishing Well for Houston

CultureMap - Fotofest focuses on haunting images of contemporary America

Glasstire - Long Way She Wave - Stuff to see, part II

Houston Press - Long Way She Wave

Glasstire - Marco Villegas: Long Way She Wave / Lonesome Travelers

Houston Press - Lonesome Travelers

Houston Chronicle- Joseph Havel does nothing right. That’s a good thing

002 Magazine - The Mushroom, Of Course!

The Great God Pan is Dead blog - A Half Year in Art in Houston

2009

Swamplot - Montrose Giant Mushrooms: Still Adjusting to the Local Climate

Houston Chronicle - Artists in the Garden

The Front Row - Unseen & Rediscovered by Keith Carter

Houston Press - Keith Carter: "Unseen & Rediscovered"

Houston Chronicle - Photographer Keith Carter heads into unfamiliar territory

Houston Press - Shhhh! The Boardroom artists are keeping secrets

The Great God Pan is Dead blog - Art + Art

Houston Chronicle - Elaine Bradford review/video; Darcy Huebler at Inman

Houston Chronicle - Elaine Bradford’s animals are mutating

Houston Press - Elaine Bradford: “Museum of Unnatural History”

Houstonist - Art League Houston Announces 2009 Artist of the Year Keith Carter

2008

Houston Press - "We the People..." by Soody Sharifi

Houston Chronicle - Melissa Miller at Art League Houston

Front Row Radio - Melissa Miller at Art League Houston

2007

Front Row Radio - 'The Private' by Dixie Friend Gay

Houston Chronicle - Art League Houston's new facility marks grand opening

Houston Chronicle - Art League Houston ready to shine light on its new digs

2006

Art Lies - Al Souza: Early Stuff

Front Row Radio - Early Stuff 1971 - 1979 by Al Souza

Houston Chronicle - Art League's new home nears completion

2005

Houston Press - Grubby Grub: The Art Guys make works from real food -- and things get rank

Houston Press - Best Installation Houston 2005 - Inversion

 

2001

Houston Chronicle - Sharon Kopriva named Texas Artist of the Year