Street art in Houston, Texas

Bespoken Art Reader Find

By Bespoken Art in New Art on Saturday 18 August 2012

Houston is known for a lot of things, but one thing it has that you might not have known about is the growing popularity of street art in the Texas metropolis. My favorite is Coolidge, but he is just one of a many talented artists here in the Houston area. Next time you’re in town, […]

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From the LAEM Store: Al Saulso’s photo prints

Alison Shepard Contributor

By Alison Shepard in New Products on Monday 30 April 2012

Surreal and romantic black and white studies, visual diaries of people and places. This is the photography of Al Saulso, a Houston native who started as an artist in the graffiti scene and eventually transitioned into photography as a means of documenting life.

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American: The Bill Hicks Story documentary

Michael Glover Reader Find

By Michael Glover in New Film on Wednesday 20 July 2011

Ruthless, charming, brilliant, and way ahead of his time, the late Bill Hicks was an American comic who tragically passed away from pancreatic cancer at the youthful age of 32 in 1994. His rants and scathing views on American consumerism, superficiality, mediocrity and banality within the media and popular culture have only grown stronger over the years and inspired comics all over the world.

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Kevin Titzer at Goldesberry Gallery in Houston

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Events on Friday 6 August 2010

Kevin Titzer’s creepy little people and creatures — sculpted out of wood, inlayed metal, woven and sewn elements, and various pieces of junk — definitely crawled out of some unresolved childhood fever dream. Check out his work currently at Goldesberry Gallery in Houston.

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