Category Archives: Houston

“Jesse Lott: Artist in Action” is a Fine Introduction to a Houston Treasure

Jesse Lott: Artist in Action deserves to be made into a full-length film. Jesse Lott is quite simply one of the most compelling and accomplished local artists and in this short film director, Cassandra Thibodeaux combines a deftly handled balance of his personal, artistic and community interactions to leave viewers

“Jesse Lott: Artist in Action” is a Fine Introduction to a Houston Treasure

Jesse Lott: Artist in Action deserves to be made into a full-length film. Jesse Lott is quite simply one of the most compelling and accomplished local artists and in this short film director, Cassandra Thibodeaux combines a deftly handled balance of his personal, artistic and community interactions to leave viewers

“Ash: The Art of Wayne Glibert” Explains Gilbert’s Methods and Technique For Painting with Human Remains

Painting with human remains opens up a world of thought, stirs up emotions, philosophies and makes one question their own existence. Wayne Gilbert did not begin painting with human remains for this reason, it was more of an accident. Wayne

“Ash: The Art of Wayne Glibert” Explains Gilbert’s Methods and Technique For Painting with Human Remains

Painting with human remains opens up a world of thought, stirs up emotions, philosophies and makes one question their own existence. Wayne Gilbert did not begin painting with human remains for this reason, it was more of an accident. Wayne

“A Life in Waves” is a Personal Documentary About Music Pioneer Suzanne Ciani

The name Suzanne Ciani won’t ring bells for most viewers and yet after seeing the film, most viewers will realize that they’ve been listening to her sound throughout their life. She is one of the pioneers of electronic music and

“A Life in Waves” is a Personal Documentary About Music Pioneer Suzanne Ciani

The name Suzanne Ciani won’t ring bells for most viewers and yet after seeing the film, most viewers will realize that they’ve been listening to her sound throughout their life. She is one of the pioneers of electronic music and

Lisa Immordino Vreeland Talks About Her Film, “Love, Cecil” at the Houston Cinema Arts Festival

Love, Cecil is a touching portrait of photographer, costume designer and outspoken dandy, Cecil Beaton. With a mix of still images, film footage and contemporary interviews and footage the audience is introduced to the character that was Cecil. “I’m pretty

Lisa Immordino Vreeland Talks About Her Film, “Love, Cecil” at the Houston Cinema Arts Festival

Love, Cecil is a touching portrait of photographer, costume designer and outspoken dandy, Cecil Beaton. With a mix of still images, film footage and contemporary interviews and footage the audience is introduced to the character that was Cecil. “I’m pretty

Are You Ready for the Houston Cinema Arts Festival? Nov. 9-17, Get Tickets Now!

Although many of its regular venues have been damaged or destroyed by the hurricane, the Houston Cinema Arts Festival will be back this year in new venues with an impressive line-up of films. This year’s festival will open with two

Are You Ready for the Houston Cinema Arts Festival? Nov. 9-17, Get Tickets Now!

Although many of its regular venues have been damaged or destroyed by the hurricane, the Houston Cinema Arts Festival will be back this year in new venues with an impressive line-up of films. This year’s festival will open with two

Kanopy comes to HCPL: Free Access to a Huge Collection of Documentaries, Foreign and Classic Films

Have you heard of Kanopy? It’s a film streaming site that began in Australia in 2008 and shares over 26,000 films annually. Unlike other streaming services this one focuses on high quality, must-see classics, indies, foreign and documentary films. It

Kanopy comes to HCPL: Free Access to a Huge Collection of Documentaries, Foreign and Classic Films

Have you heard of Kanopy? It’s a film streaming site that began in Australia in 2008 and shares over 26,000 films annually. Unlike other streaming services this one focuses on high quality, must-see classics, indies, foreign and documentary films. It

Teachers & Librarians Affected by Harvey or Irma: Get Replacement Books Here for Free!

Authors, illustrators, publishers, and book distribution centers have banned together to create an efficient way to get new materials to the organizations that need them.  There is currently a large cache of NEW donated books that are looking for homes. If

Teachers & Librarians Affected by Harvey or Irma: Get Replacement Books Here for Free!

Authors, illustrators, publishers, and book distribution centers have banned together to create an efficient way to get new materials to the organizations that need them.  There is currently a large cache of NEW donated books that are looking for homes. If