Here, Ahora: Houston, Latinx, Queer Artists Under 30

April 26, 2019 - May 4, 2019
Recurring daily
Art League Houston
1953 Montrose Blvd | Houston, TX 77006
Contact: S Rodriguez / Exhibitions Coordinator
Phone: (713) 523-9530
Times: 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Admission: FREE
Area of Town: Montrose
Free Admission: Yes

This exhibition seeks to highlight the complexity and inclusiveness of Latinx identity with young, LGBTQ artists of color based in Houston, working in various mediums and practices, who show amazing potential to shape and innovate Latinx art and discourse in the years to come. Overall, Here, Ahora will highlight artists who work in photography, multimedia, sculpture, performance, fashion, etc. who identify as LGBTQ, Latinx, Black, Mexican, Salvadoran, Honduran, Afro Latinx and much more. This exhibition aims to innovate discourse regarding practices and aesthetics in a Latinx context by also featuring writing by LGBTQ authors/poets that respond to each artist that will be available to the public either online or print or through panel discussions among the writers and artists, performances and/or readings.Part of Latino Art Now! and the Spring of Latino Art.