Date & Time
Thursday, January 14, 2016 5:00 pm
to 7:00 pm
Venue
Hooks-Epstein Galleries
Address
2631 Colquitt St. Houston, TX 77098

Please join HCCC for a members-only preview of HCCC Board President Edward Lane McCartney’s new solo show, Media Whore: The Persistence of Making, at Hooks-Epstein Galleries on Thursday, January 14, 5:00 – 7:00 PM.

On this special evening, HCCC members are invited to hear the artist speak about his work and mingle with staff and other members over beer and wine. Hooks-Epstein Galleries will kindly donate 5% of all sales of Edward’s work to HCCC!

This event is exclusively for HCCC Members. Not a member? Become an HCCC Member by Tuesday, January 12, and you’ll automatically be added to the event guest list. If you’re an existing member, click here to RSVP.

About the Exhibition

“I exist in a material world. Daily, I am bombarded with a wealth of materials, from the discarded to the procured, and those the media and others tell me I need. Media Whore: The Persistence of Making is driven by this material awareness. I live in an era of diminished attention spans, my own included, in which the next best thing is waiting just around the corner. I, like others, am privileged to the pleasure of material diversity, spontaneity, and the idea of the moment. Where once, at least, there was the material constant of the artist and craftsman, now, even the material world evolves at almost the rate of that of the media. New plastics, resins, metal alloys, and paints continually come to market, begging for their inclusion and acceptance. This collection of work represents my way of being and with what the world surrounds me.”

— Edward Lane McCartney

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4848 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft is located in the Houston Museum District, two blocks south of Highway 59, near Rosedale St. Visitors should park in the free parking lot located directly behind the building, off Rosedale and Travis Streets, and enter through the back entrance. 

Free Admission

OPEN TUESDAY – SATURDAY, 10 AM – 5 PM

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