PechaKucha: Perspectives 189: From the Margins
Thursday, July 9 | 7PM
CAMH’s Teen Council presents a PechaKucha style lecture featuring four young artists whose work is included in the exhibition Perspectives 189: From the Margins. This PechaKucha event consists of a series of back-to-back 10 minute presentations held over the course of an hour. The following artists will be presenting: Brianna Diaz, Mauricio Exiga, Louis Lee, and Connor Mizell.
FAQ Team Tours
Saturday, June 11 | 1 & 3PM
Learn more about the exhibitions with CAMH's FAQ Team. Each Saturday, you can join a free group tour of Marilyn Minter: Pretty/Dirty and Perspectives 189: From the Margins at 1 and 3PM. The FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) Team, are a group of artists and historians who assist with contextualizing CAMH's dynamic exhibitions for diverse audiences. We invite you to join us and share your thoughts and questions about the artwork on view. It is our aim to guide a visitor's experience by cultivating critical thinking and prioritize their own view in the context of various perspectives.
Museum Experience Day at CAMH
Saturday, July 25| 11AM-3PM
Every Summer CAMH joins the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and the Jung Center to bring you Museum Experience Day, a fun-for-all-ages series of events, programs, and activities organized by the Houston Museum District. This year, CAMH is excited to invite you and your family to join us for printing activities led by our awesome team of staff artists. Learn how to use the printing tools that contemporary artists master and create your own beautiful prints that you can take home with you. We’re also bringing in Austin-based poetry group Typewriter Rodeo, who will be taking requests for topics that they’ll use to storm up a custom poem just for you!
Opening Reception: Whispering Bayou
Friday, July 31 | 6:30-9PM
CAMH invites you to join the artists of Whispering Bayou for an opening reception celebrating the site-specific installation created in the Zilkha Gallery. Whispering Bayou is an immersive multi-media installation consisting of a video triptych and a multi-channel soundscape composed of the sounds, voices, and images of Houstonians and their city.
Concert: Lower Dens
Friday, August 7 | 7:30PM
Fresh off their European tour, Lower Dens brings their “vivid world of queer retrofuturism” to the Museum’s gallery space. Lower Dens will take the stage in the Museum's Brown Foundation Gallery for a concert featuring the music from the band’s latest album, Escape From Evil (Ribbon, 2015).
Admission is free and open to the public with RSVP. Register to attend via Eventbrite by clicking the link below.