Wednesday, May 20, 2015 to Wednesday, Jul 29, 2015: Window into Houston — Shane Tolbert: Fine ChinaThis is the newest installment of the museum’s Window into Houston series at its satellite downtown Houston location, 110 Milam Street.
Friday, May 29, 2015 to Saturday, Sep 5, 2015: Early Awnings: Henning Bohl with Sergei Tcherepninthe artists combine sculptures, drawings, and sound into an immersive installation that imbues objects and imagery with fantastic forms and symbols to serve as a multidimensional platform for storytelling.
Friday, May 29, 2015 to Saturday, Sep 5, 2015: Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler: Sound Speed MarkerAn internationally touring exhibition showcasing a trilogy of video installations, related photographs and an outdoor sculpture by the renowned Swiss-American artist duo, Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler.
Still Alice by Lisa Genova
Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children and a house on the Cape, is a celebrated Harvard professor at the height of her career when she notices a forgetfulness creeping into her life. As confusion starts to cloud her thinking and her memory begins to fail her, she receives a devastating diagnosis: early onset Alzheimer's disease.
About the Reading Nook
The Blaffer Art Museum now hosts the Reading Nook in collaboration with the William R. Jenkins Architecture and Art Library. It is a companion reading space within the museum to complement exhibits. On a rotating basis, the museum features selected books which viewers are invited to read during visits. Books that complement the current exhibits are selected to provide museum visitors with a way to deepen their perspective of the exhibitions' concepts, philosophy, and aesthetics.The Reading Nook may contain recommendations by exhibition curators, museum and library staff, and exhibiting artists. The complete selections are featured here, and are categorized, so that you can easily find topics that match your interests.