Lawndale Art Center

GHCVB Member
713-528-5858
4912 Main Street | Houston, TX 77002
Museum District
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Lawndale Art Center develops local contemporary artists and the audience for their art. Lawndale is dedicated to the presentation of contemporary art with an emphasis on work by Houston artists. Founded in 1979, Lawndale has owned its present location on Main Street in Houston's Museum District since 1993.

Lawndale presents exhibitions, lectures and events, and offers an annual residency program to further the creative exchange of ideas among Houston’s diverse artistic, cultural and student communities. With 4 galleries in its locally significant Art Deco building, Lawndale includes close to 500 artists annually in changing exhibitions. Over 20 exhibitions, informal talks and special events are offered yearly including annual events such as Día de los Muertos, Design Fair and The Big Show.
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General
  • Hours: Monday-Friday 10am-5pm Saturday Noon-5pm
  • Free
  • Free Parking Available
  • Accessible Via Light Rail
  • No. Blocks from Light Rail: 4
  • Private Room for Special Events
  • Free Wireless
  • ADA Accessible
  • Requirement for Chaperone/Student Ratio: 1/10
  • Motorcoach Parking
  • Advance Notice Required for Groups
General
  • ADA Accessible
Meeting Facility
  • Number of Rooms: 1
  • Audio/Visual
  • Recurring monthly on the 1st until October 1, 2016
    Lawndale Art Center
    4912 Main Street | Houston, TX 77002
    On View September 9 - October 22, 2016 - Opening Reception Friday, September 9, 2016:6:30 – 8:30 PM, Artist talks at 6 PM ArtFiction: Ten...
  • September 28, 2016
    Lawndale Art Center
    4912 Main Street | Houston, TX 77002
    Screening of The Way Things Go - A Film by Peter Fischli & David Weiss followed by a conversation with Trey Duvall The Way Things Go -...
  • October 13, 2016
    Lawndale Art Center
    4912 Main Street | Houston, TX 77002
    ART21 Season 8 Screening - Mexico City: Natalia Almada, Minerva Cuevas, Damián Ortega, Pedro Reyes Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 6:30 PM -...
  • October 27, 2016 - November 5, 2016
    Lawndale Art Center
    4912 Main Street | Houston, TX 77002
    Lawndale Art Center is pleased to present its 29th Annual Día de los Muertos events, a celebration of the art, music and folklife of Mexico....
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