Lawndale Art Center, Houston

Lawndale Art Center, Houston

Lawndale Art Center is a non-profit alternative space for the exhibition of contemporary works in all media, and is unique in its focus on local artists. Founded in 1979, Lawndale has owned its present location on Main Street in the Museum District since 1993. Lawndale has four galleries in a recently remodeled and architecturally significant 1930s Art Deco building, designed by Joseph Finger.

The galleries exhibit close to 500 artists annually in changing exhibitions. Over twenty exhibitions, informal talks, and special events are offered yearly including annual events such as Dia de los Muertos/Day of the Dead, the 20th Century Modern Market, and The Big Show. Exhibitions, special events, and benefits are carried out with the invaluable assistance of volunteers, interns, work-study personnel and in-kind contributors.
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Sight Name: Lawndale Art Center
Sight Location: Houston, USA (See walking tours in Houston)
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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