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Art Bench in Rosenberg, Texas

Rosenberg Arts Alliance: Enticing Public Art Benches in Downtown

Posted: January 31, 2019 at 11:57 pm   /   Art & Culture, Houston Metro Area, Rosenberg, Sculptures

Art can take many forms. Some of it is wearable; some pieces are for viewing only, and in other cases, it is also utilitarian. In the historic downtown of Rosenberg, we can thank the Rosenberg Arts Alliance for the idea of having artistically-painted benches installed throughout a six-block area.

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Vietnam War Memorial in Shopping Center of Houston, TX

Posted: October 29, 2017 at 4:33 pm   /   Art & Culture, Cemeteries & Memorials, Sculptures

This Vietnam War Memorial is located in the middle of a shopping center parking lot in Houston off of Bellaire Boulevard.  The address is 11360 Bellaire Blvd., Houston, Texas 77072. It is a touching tribute to the United States soldiers as well as civilians who fought and endured the sufferings of that war fighting communism. […]

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Open the Door, a Captivating Houston Art Installation

Posted: September 15, 2017 at 6:51 pm   /   Art & Culture, Did You Know?, Sculptures

Open the Door was a collaborative art project between French artists and those from Texas.  The painted doors were displayed in a total of nineteen locations throughout Houston.  Eagle eyed readers of my articles might have spotted some of these doors in the post already written about the gigantic mural titled Preservons la Creation. The […]

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James Surls Sculpture “Tree and Three Flowers” Houston

Posted: May 19, 2017 at 3:52 pm   /   Art & Culture, Sculptures

The James Surls Sculpture titled “Tree and Three Flowers” can be found just south of Westheimer Road at 2727 Kirby Drive, Houston, Texas 77098. The Surls sculpture is another example of the beautiful representation of public art seen in so many places in and around the Houston Metro Area.  It certainly adds to the beauty […]

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Greetings from Houston Mural by Daniel Anguilu

Posted: July 11, 2016 at 11:04 pm   /   Art & Culture, Murals

It seems very fitting that this “Greetings from Houston” mural exists.  It is a very friendly greeting! It appears almost as if an old-timey postcard has been plastered onto the side of a building in the Houston Heights. According to a recent Travel and Leisure magazine, Houston, Texas was voted the second most friendly city […]

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