Programs

Exhibitions

Latino Arts Project brings a variety of exhibitions to showcase all kinds of Latin American art.  Learn about Latin American history while enjoying a multitude of styles, types, and mediums of art as new exhibitions begin!

  1. CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

Art Voices 

The Art Voices Lecture Series is a part of the Education and Community Programs Department. This series creates a platform for the voices of artists, art scholars, critics, museum professionals, and historians. Art Voices aspires to be a catalyst for interdisciplinary learning through talks to encourage discourse and curiosity about all facets of Latin American and Latino Studies. Q&A will follow each discussion.

Art Voices will be held on selected 3rd Thursday’s of each month from 6–7PM. Each lecture is 45 minutes in duration with 10 minutes devoted to Q&A, followed by a light reception.

Past Lectures:

May 16, 2019

David Bush, Executive Director &  Jim Parsons, Programs Director of Preservation Houston

“Art Deco in Texas, Mexican Influence at Fair Park and Beyond”

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June 20, 2019

Eliseo Garcia, Sculptor,

“Stories Carved in Stone: Latinx Public Sculpture”

 

 

Upcoming Lectures:

Thursday July 18, 2019 – 6PM

Ariel Zúñiga, Author and Filmmaker

“Mexican Artists and the Works Progress Administration”

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August 15, 2019

Jed Morse, Chief Curator of the Nasher Sculpture Center

“Correspondencias/Correspondences: Modernisms in Mexico, Europe, and the USA”

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September 19, 2019 ­

María Estela Duarte, Curator of the exhibition and Head of Collections at the Museo National de Arte (MUNAL)

“Mexican Modern Sculpture”

School Programs

 Latino Arts Project provides fun and educational Latino arts programs for students of all ages!

Bilingual guided tours tailored to curriculum are available.

One adult is required for every 10 students.  Buses can park on Howell Street.

Please contact us to schedule a school tour.