Ann Morton: What Happened Today? / The Collective Cover Project
September 18, 2015 – January 3, 2016
Front and Main Galleries
Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
4848 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002
Friday, September 18, 5:30 – 8:00 PM
The evening will also feature the opening of Wendy Maruyama: The wildLIFE Project and open studios by HCCC’s current resident artists.
Artist Talk by Ann Morton, Saturday, September 19, 2:00 PM
Hours & Admission
Open Tuesday – Saturday, 10 AM – 5 PM, and Sunday, 12 – 5 PM. (Summer Hours: Closed Sundays, July 5th – Labor Day.) Admission is free.
(HOUSTON, TX) July 7, 2015 — This fall, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft (HCCC) is pleased to present What Happened Today?, an exhibition of newly created works by Arizona-based fiber artist, Ann Morton. Through two large-scale installations, Morton highlights the relevance of printed news and hand-crafted objects and their combined ability to communicate parallels among the voices of the individual, the greater Houston community, and the world-news stage. The exhibition also includes Morton’s award-winning work, The Collective Cover Project. This installation utilizes randomly found objects to explore ideas of place, time and memories of events, as well as their effects on individuals and on social, cultural, and political aspects of society. Continue Reading »