Category Archives: 2014 Biennale

Abel Azcona (Spain)

Abel Azcona is a Spanish interdisciplinary artist, linked especially to the art of performance. His work explores and pays great attention to visual result so it is related to media … Continue reading

March 2, 2014

Elia Arce (Costa Rica)

Elia Arce is an internationally known artist and cultural activist working in a wide variety of media including performance, experimental theater, film/video, writing, spoken word and installation. She is the … Continue reading

March 1, 2014

Autumn Knight

Performances have begun at @ArtLeagueHousto ! #LoneStarExplosion2014 pic.twitter.com/bXnHA1AeZo — Lone Star Explosion (@TexasBiennale) February 22, 2014 Autumn Knight is a Houston-based interdisciplinary artist. Autumn Knight holds an M.A. in Drama … Continue reading

February 28, 2014

Carlos Martiel (Cuba)

Performances have begun at @ArtLeagueHousto ! #LoneStarExplosion2014 pic.twitter.com/PwU4Jy7IEg — Lone Star Explosion (@TexasBiennale) February 22, 2014 Carlos Martiel graduated from the Academia Nacional de Artes Plasticas in “San Alejandro”, La … Continue reading

February 28, 2014

Emilio Rojas ( Mexico)

Emilio Rojas was born in Mexico City, (ca.1985) currently residing in unceded coastsalish territorries, commonly known as Vancouver, Canada. He is an interdisciplinary artist, working primarily in performance, film, video, … Continue reading

February 25, 2014

Unna Bettie

Unna Bettie is a multi media concept artist who lives in Houston. She began her journey into performance art by translating her written word into actions, body sculpture, dance, and … Continue reading

February 22, 2014

La Pocha Nostra Roberto Sifuentes and Erica Mott (Mexico / US )

In 1787, Emma Hart (later Lady Hamilton), invented a new art form called “Attitudes,” debuting it at a party hosted by William Hamilton, England’s ambassador to the Kingdom of Naples. … Continue reading

February 21, 2014

Miao Jiaxin (China)

From his early practice, starting as a street photographer tracking Shanghai prostitutes to the development of a pseudo-transvestite web celebrity, Miao Jiaxin has evolved an edgy and protean practice. Beginning … Continue reading

February 21, 2014

Marcel Sparmann (Germany)

Marcel Sparmann is a live artist born in Gera, Germany. He studied Theatre and Performance Art at the University of Hildesheim and Environmental Art at Glasgow School of Art. His … Continue reading

February 1, 2014

Aisen Caro Chacin

Aisen Caro Chacin is a regenerating composition of cells that produce a woman, a Venezuelan, a Spaniard, an U.S. American, and an animal whose patterns of migration are not based … Continue reading

January 28, 2014

Eames Armstrong (Chicago)

Washington, DC-based artist and curator Eames Armstrong is the director of Aether Art Projects, a free form and nomadic arts organization. She is the editor of PERI0D art journal and … Continue reading

January 20, 2014

Daniel Adame

Performances have begun at @box13artspace! #LoneStarExplosion2014 pic.twitter.com/wj56MtT1Hc — Lone Star Explosion (@TexasBiennale) February 21, 2014 Performances have begun at @box13artspace! #LoneStarExplosion2014 pic.twitter.com/ox492uHBNa — Lone Star Explosion (@TexasBiennale) February 21, 2014 … Continue reading

January 2, 2014

Jill McDermid-Hokanson (New York)

Performances have begun at NotsuoH #LoneStarExplosion2014 pic.twitter.com/fFVw4HTr60 — Lone Star Explosion (@TexasBiennale) February 23, 2014 Artist Statement: American identity, obsessed with freedom, democracy, religion and guns is rife with contradictions. … Continue reading

December 29, 2013

Erik Hokanson (New York)

Performances have begun at @box13artspace! #LoneStarExplosion2014 pic.twitter.com/T0uKjvLpYN — Lone Star Explosion (@TexasBiennale) February 21, 2014 Erik Hokanson – Long Way To The Top from Lone Star Explosion on Vimeo. Artist … Continue reading

December 29, 2013

Josh Urban Davis

Josh Urban Davis – Drawing The Perfect Line Pt. 2 from Lone Star Explosion on Vimeo. Performances have begun at @box13artspace! #LoneStarExplosion2014 pic.twitter.com/xn8JOTx2Fr — Lone Star Explosion (@TexasBiennale) February 21, … Continue reading

November 29, 2013

Abel Azcona at Art League Houston

“I appreciate that its danger was its power. I appreciate that Azcona was using this technique to force his audience into his piece, confronting each of us with an unwitnessable … Continue reading

November 2, 2013

Justus Harris (Houston)

Performances have begun at @box13artspace! #LoneStarExplosion2014 pic.twitter.com/GK5oXbioEY — Lone Star Explosion (@TexasBiennale) February 21, 2014 Justus Harris is a Chicago based artist and researcher. His work explores both public and … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

Southmorehouse

A renegade Hosuton arts promotion organization dedicated to the facilitation, motivation and inspiration of expression in all genres. As it once and always will be, southmorehouse is a state of … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

Countercrawl

Countercrawl is a community building project brought to you by the CounterCollectiveCollectiveCollective, a revolutionary, evolutionary event that makes experiencing art an artistic experience unto itself. The concept of Countercrawl is … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

Fito Segrera

Born October 15th 1983 in Cartagena, Colombia, fito_segrera is a New York based contemporary artist whose work focuses on new technologies and digital media. Since he graduated as a Technologist … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

David Graeve

Performances have begun at @box13artspace! #LoneStarExplosion2014 pic.twitter.com/M0xC1xRLPx — Lone Star Explosion (@TexasBiennale) February 21, 2014 David Graeve is a graduated from the university of Minnesota with a BFA and a … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

Joshua Yates

Interdisciplinary artist Joshua Yates was born in Clearwater, Florida and moved to Houston, Texas at the age of two. He has received BFA degrees with Highest Honors in Studio Art … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

Continuum

Continuum is social sculpture formed by collection of artists in Houston connected in the desire to help and encourage each other’s self discovery through performance, as well as a desire … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

Performance SW

Performance Southwest was founded in January 2013 by Dallas-based artists Courtney Brown and Alison Starr. Performance Southwest is a project in support of the proliferation of performance art outside of … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

Hilary Scullane

Performances have begun at @box13artspace! pic.twitter.com/q4GyNo4TIN — Lone Star Explosion (@TexasBiennale) February 21, 2014 Hilary Scullane is an interdisciplinary artist who was born and lives in Houston, Texas. She received … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

Daniel Bertalot

Daniel Bertalot was born in Houston, Texas in 1988. He received his BFA from Sam Houston State University in 2012. He primarily works in drawing, sculpture, and performance. Daniel is … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

Michael Anthony Garcia

MT @mrmichaelme: Video of performance at @TexasBiennale this past Feb. Ephemera collected for http://t.co/toqqnbRpgN pic.twitter.com/wEndldvxmg — Lone Star Explosion (@TexasBiennale) July 29, 2014 Performances have begun at @ArtLeagueHousto ! #LoneStarExplosion2014 … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

J. Morrison

Performances have begun at @box13artspace! #LoneStarExplosion2014 pic.twitter.com/mZEa3VeNJi — Lone Star Explosion (@TexasBiennale) February 21, 2014 J. MORRISON // "ESCAPE FROM HOUSTON" from J. Morrison on Vimeo. J. Morrison is a … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

Autumn Hays (Chicago)

Working primarily in time based art Autumn Hays uses a wide variety of media. Born in San Diego California, Hays grew up near the Mexican/American border in city that is … Continue reading

October 28, 2013

Ryan Hawk

Ryan Hawk is a visual artist, curator, and arts organizer focusing in performance, video, sculpture, and drawing. Hawk’s work has been shown in several venues throughout New York and Boston … Continue reading

October 21, 2013

Photos by Alex Barber 2014

Click the thumbnails  to View the Slideshows of Houston Photographer, Alex Barber. 2014 Artists: Abel Azcona (Spain), Aisen Caro Chacin (Venezuala), Autumn Hays (Chicago), Autumn Knight (Houston), Carlos Martiel (Cuba), Daniel Adame (Houston), Daniel Bertalot (Houston), David Graeve … Continue reading

March 2, 2013

KPFT Interview with Local Artists

CLIKC HERE FOR KPFT INTERVIEW Historic interview with NestorTopchy, JimPirtle, KellyAlison, JonatanLopez on KPFT a few days before the festival started.

March 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Symposium Coming March 7, 2pm Contemporary Art Museum

Performance? March 7, 2pm Contemporary Art Museum, Houston TX The panel of speakers is an eclectic group of artists from around the world including: Julia Wallace (Houston), Rodney Dickson (Nth … Continue reading

February 29, 2012 · Leave a comment