Exhibition

Sailing to Byzantium

New Menil Collection exhibition explores connections between Byzantine and modern art

05/03/2013 By Michael Hardy

Documentary

As You Sow, So Shall You Reap

New documentary examines the role of US foreign policy in causing mass immigration

05/02/2013 By Michael Hardy

Exhibition

Seduction by Subduction

Local artist Bob Russell turns the ordinary into the extraordinary in his new Jung Center show

05/01/2013 By Michael Hardy

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: May 3–5

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

05/01/2013 By Michael Hardy

Texas Travel Tunes

Presenting the Texas Music Map

An ongoing, ever-evolving Lone Star State sonic atlas.

05/01/2013 By John Lomax

Comedy

Found Footage Festival

Aurora Picture Show hosts a festival of funny found video clips - and there's nothing paranormal about it

04/30/2013 By Eric Harrison

Theater

Main Street Theater, Tom Stoppard, and Prague

Through Guy Roberts' role with the Prague Shakespeare Theater, the magic of Houston's Main Street Theater will be shared in the Czech Republic

04/30/2013 By Terry Doody

Concert No Shows

Feeling Scorned by Rihanna

We're glad that Rihanna is feeling better, but when will she make up for her cancelled Houston concert?

04/29/2013 By Rachelle Dazile

The De Menils

Slow Dancing with the Muse

William Middleton landed a contract to write a biography of John & Dominique de Menil in 2002. After more than a decade and hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of supplemental fundraising in support of the project, there’s still no book. What happened?

04/29/2013 By John Lomax

Film

Asian Film Festival

Rice University's Asian Film Festival takes place this week at the Rice Media Center

04/26/2013 By Eric Harrison

Museum District

The Museum Experience

Saturday's Museum District "block party" will focus on eight museums within a walkable zone

04/26/2013 By Eric Harrison

Visual Art

Spring Street Art Event

One-night art event features work of 19 Texas artists

04/26/2013

On the Town

The King’s Reach

Cyrus the Great’s 2,600-year-old declaration of human rights goes on display at the MFAH.

04/25/2013 By Michael Hardy

Photography

Elliott Erwitt: Master Class

Career retrospective exhibit of photographs by Elliott Erwitt opens Saturday

04/25/2013 By Eric Harrison

Film

Documentary Now

Aurora Picture Show presents a program of short documentary movies

04/25/2013 By Eric Harrison

Family

Happy Birthday, Discovery Green

Discovery Green to celebrate its fifth birthday with a series of events, starting Monday with unveiling of a walk-in art installation

04/24/2013 By Eric Harrison

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: April 26-28

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

04/24/2013 By Eric Harrison

Opera

And the winner is...

Nina Stemme, star of HGO's Tristan and Isolde, named best female singer at inaugural Opera Awards in London

04/23/2013 By Eric Harrison

Books

Lady Bird Johnson

Author who knew the former First Lady for decades talks about Lady Bird and his new book

04/23/2013 By Eric Harrison

Slideshow

Houstonia Magazine Launch Party

Celebrating the inaugural issue, “250 Reasons to Love Houston.”

04/23/2013