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The Big Show 2011 CultureMap People's Choice Award winner is...
Lawndale Art Center, Houston

August, 2011

Lawndale Art Center

4912 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002 | 713.528.5858


Lawndale Art Center Newsletter
Tuesday, August 2, 2011
In This Issue
CultureMap People's Choice Award Winner!
Upcoming Exhibitions
Upcoming Events
Artist Opportunities
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CultureMap People's Choice Award WINNER!!!     



Britt Ragsdale

Britt Ragsdale  

Duet, 2010  


Approx. 8 min. 08 sec.

The Big Show 2011 CultureMap People's Choice Award goes to Britt Ragsdale. Congratulations! Over 2,800 people visited this year's edition of The Big Show. Visitors used their web-enabled mobile phone to scan the QR code on the label of their favorite work to determine this year's winner. Britt Ragsdale's video titled Duet received 165 votes! Along with CultureMap fame, Britt will receive an honorary 1 year membership to Lawndale, a pretty awesome trophy and The People's stamp of approval!

Read the full story on CultureMap.

Thanks to CultureMap for adding a fun new award to this year's exhibition!


Upcoming Exhibitions     

August 12 - September 24, 2011

Opening Reception Friday, August 12, 2011 from 6:30-8:30 PM

Artist talks at 6 PM

SOUTHERN/PACIFIC | curated by Paul Middendorf

The Power of Negative Feedback |
Jeremy DePrez & Francis Giampietro

Mexicanos | Joel Hernandez

A Time to Celebrate | Mark Ponder

Detritus | Jeff Forster

On view through June 2012
Famous Monsters | Daniel Anguilu



Upcoming Events      


August 27, 2011

Point A to B

A Panel Discussion moderated by Paul Middendorf  



Join Paul Middendorf as he moderates panel discussion on the importing and exporting of artists and concepts. Panelist include, Dean Daderko (Curator, CAMH), Alison De Lima Greene (Curator of Contemporary Art and Special Projects, MFAH), Joseph Havel (Director, The Glassell School of Art), Kerry Inman (Inman Gallery) and Toby Kamps (Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, The Menil Collection).



September 1, 2011

2011-2012 Lawndale Artist Studio Program

Slide Talk



2011-2012 Lawndale Artist Studio Program participants, Seth Mittag, David Politzer and Anne J. Regan, give an informal presentation of their work and plans for their residency at Lawndale. 



Artist Opportunities


Lawndale Art Center Call for Exhibition Proposals

Deadline: September 15, 2011

Lawndale Art Center accepts proposals from artists and curators throughout the year to be reviewed twice annually by Lawndale's Programming Committee. Lawndale is currently seeking proposals for exhibitions to be scheduled between May and November 2012.

Click here for information on Lawndale's proposal review process.


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