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Nancy and Richard Kinder modern and contemporary arts building

A Space for Quiet Contemplation and Art- The New Kinder Building of the MFAH

By Atahan Koksoy, Contributing Writer December 17, 2020

It was the year 1924. In a world where fascism was slowly creeping across Europe, and former colonies were slowly gaining independence, the Art League in the growing city of Houston opened the museum building...

Raymond Rodriguezs, the Kraken

The Artwork of Raymond Rodriguez

By Yamen El-Refaie, Staff Writer October 20, 2019

With the Vietnam War raging on, and the untimely demise of John. F Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr., the 1960s was a very chaotic time to be brought up in, but also an inspiring time for artists, like...

Luke Schaefer Blends Realism Into Fantasy

Luke Schaefer Blends Realism Into Fantasy

By Andrew Mai October 7, 2019

At an early age, realist painter Gustave Courbet rejected the Romantic artists at his time and chose instead to paint real life, helping to pioneer the Realist movement.  Fantasy artist Boris Vallejo...

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