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November 11 - December 22, 2016

Lawndale Live
Project Space

Lawndale Live is a live show filmed weekly in front of a studio audience at Lawndale Art Center. Lawndale Live is directed by Phillip Pyle, II and hosted by Maurice Duhon, Jr. Stephen Wilson serves as set designer and Jawwaad as music director.

Lawndale Live
All show times are from 7 to 7:45 PM
Doors open at 6 PM








Guests: Emily Peacock, Patrick Renner
Music by: Jawwaad

Guests: GONZO, Toby Kamps, Artist Studio Program Residents: Melinda, Sarah, Randi
Music by: Jawwaad

Guests: Jerome Solomon
Music by: DJ Good Grief

Guests: Marlon Hall, Danielle Fainfair
Music by: DJ Good Grief

Guests: Mayor Parker
Music by: DJ Flash Gordon Parks

Guests: Fat Tony, Paul Middendorf
Music by: DJ Flash Gordon Parks

Guests: Lisa Gray, Lisa Harris
Music by: Fat Tony

Click here to watch available episodes.

Double Digits: Lawndale's Artist Studio Program, 10 Years and Counting
Grace R. Cavnar, John M. O'Quinn, and Cecily E. Horton Gallery

Now in its 10th year, the Artist Studio Program fosters the professional advancement of artists working and living in Texas. Each year, through a competitive application process, Lawndale awards three artists with nine-months of space and support, including a monthly stipend, studio visits, and an exhibition at the end of their residency.

This exhibition celebrates not only the thirty artists who have participated in the Artist Studio Program since 2006 but also the vital contribution that the Artist Studio Program makes to the Houston art community.

Artist Studio Program Participants from 2006 to 2016:

Dawolu Jabari Anderson
Domokos Benczédi
Josh Bernstein
Dawn Black
Bradly Brown
JooYoung Choi
Kevin Curry
Lina Dib
Nancy Douthey
Amber Eagle
Hillerbrand + Magsamen
Donna Huanca
Danny Kerschen
El Franco Lee II
Lynne McCabe

Daniel McFarlane
Cobra McVey
Nick Meriwether
Seth Mittag
Shayne Murphy
Jim Nolan
Teresa O’Connor
Emily Peacock
David Politzer
Anne J. Regan
Stephanie Saint Sanchez
Anthony Thompson Shumate
Anthony Sonnenberg
Patrick Turk
David Waddell

Public Programs:

Conversation with Past Artist Studio Program Residents
Saturday, December 3, 2016
2 PM

Lawndale Comedy Club
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Doors at 8 PM, show at 8:30 PM
18 years of age and above
Tickets: $5

Lawndale Studio Program alumni Nick Meriwether and Emily Peacock present an evening of stand-up comedy. The show will feature a diverse mix of some of the best comics in town as well as national touring acts, visual artists, and some surprise guests. Check out this lineup!

Daniel Webb - Headliner, tours nationally, fist bumped Obama, in general a big deal
Avery Moore - Austin comedy luminary
Jaffer Khan
Justin Blandford
Toby Kamps
Vinod Hopson
Tony Sonnenberg
Stephanie Saint Sanchez
Joe Folladori

Plus a few more surprises! Purchase Purchase your tickets here.

Conversation with Dawn Black
Saturday, December 17, 2016
2 PM

Join past Artist Studio Program resident Dawn Black and Executive Director Stephanie Mitchell in conversation about Black’s ongoing and timely work, Conceal Project, currently showcased in Double Digits: Lawndale’s Artist Studio Program, 10 Years and Counting.



4912 Main Street
Houston, Texas 77002

T  713.528.5858
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E  askus@lawndaleartcenter.org

Monday–Friday 10 AM–5 PM
Saturday 12–5 PM
Closed Sunday

Holiday Hours
Lawndale will be closed on Friday, December 23 through Tuesday, January 3 for the holidays.

Free Exhibition Admission

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Coming Up

Lawndale Live
Friday, November 11 to Thursday, December 22, 2016

Lawndale Comedy Club
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Doors Open at 8PM, show at 8:30PM
18 years of age and older

Conversation with Dawn Black
Saturday, December 17, 2016
2 PM


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