WORLD OF COLOR

Color Factory: The Expert’s Guide to Houston’s “Rainbow Wonderland”

Unplug from everyday life with a rainbow-colored journey through Color Factory's immersive installations.

10/05/2022 By Stephanie Bartels

Sugar High

Candytopia: The Expert’s Guide to Houston’s "Candy Wonderland"

With over a dozen sugarcoated art installations, Candytopia is one of the most Instagrammable experiences in the city.

09/22/2022 By Stephanie Bartels

THINGS TO DO

Seismique: The Expert's Guide to Houston's Coolest Immersive Experience

Hours, ticket pricing, and everything else you need to know about visiting Seismique in Houston.

09/21/2022 By Amarie Gipson

News

Very Artsy News: Black Trans Empowerment, Artist Survey and more

A weekly brief on what’s happening in Houston’s arts and culture scene.

11/16/2021 By Amarie Gipson

Painting The Town

Sugar & Cloth Color Wall's Latest Installation Highlights Houston's Diversity

After a two-year hiatus, the new installation showcases Houston's diversity.

09/28/2021 By Sofia Gonzalez and Shelby Stewart

Space-taking

This New Sawyer Yards Art Installation Spotlights Black Women’s Unapologetic Femininity

"A Single Thread Weaves a Future" runs for six weeks starting July 10.

07/05/2021 By Adrianne Reece

Sugar Rush II

Candytopia Bringing Sweet Escape Back to Houston

The limited-time interactive experience of confectionary goodness open July 2.

06/16/2021 By Emma Schkloven

Start of Summer

5 Things to Do in Houston This Weekend, May 28–30

We've got a hip-hop mega concert, the Rodgers & Hammerstein songbook, and a giant, crocheted bridge.

05/28/2021 Photography by Emma Schkloven

Please, oh please, let there be green eggs and ham

Dr. Seuss's Whimsical World Is Coming to Life in Houston

Looking for an escape from the Covid grind? The Dr. Seuss Experience is coming to blow your mind.

04/20/2021 By Emma Schkloven

Dark Matter

The Cistern Will House a New Art Installation in March 2021

Time No Longer will bring out the reservoir's eerier side.

12/28/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

That’s Aces

Meet the Artists of House of Cards

The new sculptural installation at Discovery Green, which features work from 20 Bayou City artists, really stacks up.

08/24/2020 By Emma Schkloven

Take Pride

The To-Doux List: June 21-23

This weekend brings Insta opportunities, outdoor yoga, and a summer fashion show.

06/20/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Variety is the Spice of Life

The To-Doux List: June 14-16

This weekend brings acupuncture, giant candy, and a second chance at prom.

06/13/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Art and Fashion Collide

The Whimsy World Artist Is Behind Fashion Collabs, Too

Ahead of her Sugar Land exhibit opening, Houston artist Shelbi Nicole reflects on partnerships with Kendra Scott and more.

03/13/2019 By Gabrielle Nicole Pharms

Shadow Play

You Have Less than a Week to Catch moonGARDEN

Discovery Green's light-based public art installation is already drawing crowds—and marriage proposals.

10/03/2018 By Morgan Kinney

Get Out

Buffalo Bayou's East Sector Debuts Cool New Public Art in April

UH students and Buffalo Bayou team up for East Sector art.

03/19/2018 By Gwendolyn Knapp

In Bloom

Escape Endless Summer at This Interactive Nature Simulation

An interactive installation at Rice's Moody Center allows Houston to ponder its relationship to nature.

10/10/2017 By Elizabeth Myong

Black Box

Will You Follow Me Into the Dark?

Touch Box at the Lawndale Art Center explores sight, sound and touch with a participatory installation.

10/03/2017 By Elizabeth Myong

Auto Demo

For a Limited Time: Fill Up on Art at the Corner of Bissonnet and Shepherd

Trey Duvall has turned an abandoned gas station into a fluorescent-lit thought experiment.

10/02/2017 By Morgan Kinney

Visual Art

At the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Creating Art from War

Three U.S. military veterans-turned-artists turn their own—and others’—stories into art.

01/23/2017 By Greg Fails