Recurring

2017 Campbell Lecture Series

Rice University Moody Center for the Arts 6100 Main Street, Houston

George Chauncey, a professor at Yale University, author and one of the nation’s foremost experts on American LGBT history, will headline Rice University’s Campbell Lecture Series April 3-5. This year’s program, titled “From the McCarthy Era to Marriage Equality: LGBT Culture and Politics Since the 1950s,” will feature three lectures: “The Politics of Anti-Gay Discrimination …

Free

Moon Shot: Opening Reception

Rice University Moody Center for the Arts 6100 Main Street, Houston

Join the Moody for the opening of 'Moon Shot,' an exhibition of works responding to the moon landing by a selection of innovative artists working from 1969 to the present. Featuring works by Robert Rauschenberg, Andy Warhol, Laurie Anderson, Siah Armajani, Nancy Graves, Rachel Rose, Katy Schimert, and Michelle Stuart. Complimentary bites and beverages. Free …

Free

Artist Talk: Nina Katchadourian

Rice University Moody Center for the Arts 6100 Main Street, Houston

Join the Moody for a conversation with artist Nina Katchadourian who will discuss her creative process and her current Rice University Public Art exhibition Please, Please, Pleased to Meet’cha. The outdoor sound installation installed among the branches of five trees in the Live Oak Grove (between Herring Hall and Brochstein Pavilion) is a whimsical work …

Free

Moonlight at the Moody

Rice University Moody Center for the Arts 6100 Main Street, Houston

Join the Moody for an evening celebrating 'Moon Shot', an exhibition of works responding to the moon landing by a selection of innovative artists working from 1969 to the present. The evening will feature: • Ask an Astronomer Café • Film screenings • Expert Talks • Moon Gazing through Telescopes • Inprint Poetry Buskers • …

$5

Artists in Dialogue: Matthew Day Jackson and Leroy Chiao

Rice University Moody Center for the Arts 6100 Main Street, Houston

Join the Moody for a conversation between artist Matthew Day Jackson and former NASA astronaut and International Space Station commander Leroy Chiao. The discussion, moderated by artist Matthew Ritchie, will focus on moon exploration and the artistic creativity that it inspires. This event is free and open to the public.

$5

Moody Movie Night: Interstellar

Rice University Moody Center for the Arts 6100 Main Street, Houston

Join the Moody for a screening of Interstellar (2014), directed by Christopher Nolan. Bring your blanket and enjoy an evening at the movies under the stars. Complimentary popcorn and water provided. Free and open to the public.

$5

Moody Movie Night: Gravity

Rice University Moody Center for the Arts 6100 Main Street, Houston

Join the Moody for a screening of Gravity (2013), directed by Alfonso Cuarón. Bring your blanket and enjoy an evening at the movies under the stars. Complimentary popcorn and water will be served. Free and open to the public.

$5

Opening Reception: Radical Revisionists: Contemporary African Artists Confronting Past and Present

Rice University Moody Center for the Arts 6100 Main Street, Houston

Join the Moody for the opening of Radical Revisionists: Contemporary African Artists Confronting Past and Present, an exhibition that addresses the violent erasure of marginalized histories and the ways in which artists reinterpret familiar themes through contemporary, Afrocentric lenses. Featured artists include Sammy Baloji, Serge Attukwei Clottey, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Omar Victor Diop, Adama Delphine …

$5
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