Where I Come From: The Works and Influences of Charles Criner

1324 W. Clay Street
(713) 522-4652
  • Presented By: The Printing Museum
  • Dates: May 17, 2019 - December 21, 2019
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday, Saturday
  • Location: The Printing Museum
  • Address: 1324 W. Clay Street
  • Phone: (713) 522-4652
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Price: General Admission: $5.00
  • Admission: General Admission: $5.00
  • Area of Town: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor
  • overview

    This retrospective exhibition documents 55 years of the professional and personal life and his influences of TPM Master Printer, Charles Criner. The exhibition spans from his student years at Texas Southern University, under renowned artist, educator, and mentor John T. Biggers, through his career as an instructor, illustrator, advertising artist, Artist-in-Residence and now Master Printer at The Printing Museum. It features original works of art, drawings, cartoons, video interviews, and prints. The extensive exhibition commanding seven galleries includes works curated from private collections, The Charles Criner Papers and Art Collection of the Cushing Library at Texas A&M University, Texas Southern University, and The Printing Museum’s permanent collection.Participating Artists: Works by Charles Criner, Lenard Brown, and Russ Karbach with Dr. John T. Biggers

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