Leave your luggage at home and enjoy the dizzying array of contemporary art by award-winning artists at Bush Intercontinental Airport. Participants will travel by bus on this early evening tour of Terminals A, B, D, and E for a rare opportunity to view the site-specific, multi-media installations commissioned for a variety of public spaces. Carol Laufer, director of civic art and design for the Cultural Arts Council of Houston/Harris County, will provide an overview of the projects and civic art initiatives in general during our journey to the airport. After we arrive, several of the participating artists will join us for a behind-the-scenes tour to discuss their specific installations, providing insight into their concept, design process, and production.
Following the tour you may wish to join the artists and other participants for a casual, lively dinner at a local eatery (cost not included in the tour).
Light refreshments will be furnished during the bus journey.
Participants will be required to provide basic security information in advance and must have identification available at the airport.
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Welcome to Spring 2018!
Thursday, January 18, 7:30–9:00 p.m. | Christ the King Lutheran Church, 2353 Rice Boulevard at Greenbriar. Parking information distributed to subscribers.
An Intimate Concert of Modern and Contemporary Music of Mexico
Tuesday, January 23, 6:30-8:00 P.M.
Private home. Address to subscribers.
Comida en la Cuidad
Tuesday, February 6, noon | Caracol Restaurant, 2200 Post Oak Boulevard, 77056
PLEASE NOTE: COMIDA EN LA CUIDAD IS FULLY SUBSCRIBED.
Modern Architecture in Mexico City
Tuesday, February 20, 12:00-1:30 P.M. | Moody Center for the Arts, Rice University
Thomas Jefferson: The Essential Democrat
Three Wednesdays, February 21, 28 and March 7, 6:30-8:00 P.M. | Covenant Church, 4949 Caroline, 77004
For additional information about any of our courses, to register offline, or to add your name to our mailing and/or email lists, please contact our adminstrator at registrar.houstonseminar.org or phone 713.666.9000.