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September 9 to October 14, 2017

 

Front Gallery

Flowing Rhythm

Kassandra D’Alessandro

Arufa Rehman

 

Back Gallery

Liza Littlefield

 

 

 

Liza Littlefield “Nicole's Drum Head”

(detail) watercolor on archival paper, 2015, 26 x 28 ”

 

Harumi Shimazu “The Ephemeral Beauty in Nature”

July 8 to August 19, 2017

 

Front Gallery

Harumi Shimazu

 

Back Gallery

Linde Pieper

Seth Daulton

 

 

Artist Page links

May 20 to July 1, 2017

 

 

 

 

Organized by PrintMatters

 

Exhibition Juror: Nancy Palmeri

Professor, MFA Director and Assistant Chairperson of Art and Art History at the University of Texas at Arlington

 

 

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Sarah Smelzer “Last Day, Queen-Obsession”

monotype, 7 x 8 ”

 

(detail) Cathie Kayser “Pistis Sophia,” screenprint with graphite drawing

on multiple frosted drafting film, unframed, 18 x 24 ”

April 8 to May 13, 2017

Front Gallery

 

Cathie Kayser

Katabasis: A Descent

 

Artist Page

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rear Gallery

 

Dorothea Van Camp

In The Hearts of Men

 

Artist Page

 

 

 

 

 

(detail) Dorothea Van Camp “Darkness and Light,”

screen printed oil & wax on linen over panel, 38 x 33 ”

Sheryl Luxenburg, "Soaring Trusses", acrylic on linen, 36 x 24" industrialism, realism, contemporary art, fine art, precisionism

February 25 through April 1, 2017

 

Industrialism in the

Twenty-First Century

Co-curators: Jan Anders Nelson and Allan Gorman

 

Don Eddy • Allan Gorman

Chris Klein • Roland Kulla

Sheryl Luxenburg • Stephen Magsig

Jan Anders Nelson • James Ritchie

Joseph Santos • Mark Cervenka

 

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(detail) Sheryl Luxenburg “Soaring Trusses”  acrylic on linen, 36 x 24"

January 14 through February 18, 2017

 

 

Floyd Newsum

Black and White

with Gray and Color

 

Artist Page

 

Floyd Newsum “the Five Handed Kite” oil, acrylic and collage element on paper, 62 x 45”

December 9, 2016 through January 7, 2017

Front Gallery

 

Julian Lorber

How We Play

 Artist Page

 

Rear Gallery

 

Nicole Pietrantoni

Natural Complexities

 Artist Page

 

Julian Lorber “This Is How We Play Now”  baseballs, steel spikes  (detail)

December 1- 4, 2016

 

during Art Basel Miami

Miami Project 5

Booth 18

 

Floyd Newsum, Danielle Frankenthal,

Cara Barer, and Julian Lorber

 

October 22 through

November 23, 2016

Front Gallery

 

Meredith Jack

Artist Page

Devon Christopher Moore

Artist Page

Beneath The Surface

 

Rear Gallery

Grace Phillips

New Beginnings

Artist Page

PARTICIPATING SPACE

Meredith Jack “Standing Ghost 3, E.TX.”  steel, 89.5 x 14 x 18”  (detail)

September 10 through October 15, 2016

 

John Jenkins

The Triumph of Romanticism

 

Exhibit Page

 

 

 John Jenkins “Motherland” acrylic on canvas, 66 x 48” (detail)

August 20 through September 2, 2016

 

Thedra Cullar-Ledford

Charise Isis

 

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Thedra Cullar-Ledford “Closet Ruching” mixed media collage, 96 x 114”

July 9 through August 13, 2016

 

 

 

 

 

Summer Invitational

 

 

an exhibition of juried art

 

Exhibit Page

(detail) Andis Applewhite “Close Not Seen” serigraph, ed. 2, 44.75 x 30.25”

May 21 to July 2, 2016

 

Front Gallery

Daniel Angeles

 

 

Beneath the Surface

 

Artist Page

 

“Bulletproof"  Daniel Angeles, watercolor on Arches paper

Back Gallery

Helen Gerritzen

 

 

Censor

 

Artist Page

 

 

“Study 1 (Ana Mendieta—where are you"  Helen Gerritzen, photo etching, chine colle

April 9 to May 14, 2016

 

Todd Williamson

 

 

The Darker the Blue...

 

 

Artist Page

“The Dreams of Children"  Todd Williamson, oil on canvas  (detail)

February 27 to April 2, 2016

 

Front Gallery

Cara Barer

 

 

When the Ice Melts

 

 

Artist Page

“Walking in Water"  Cara Barer  (detail)

Back Gallery

Frank Sherwood White

 

 

Movement in a State of Rest

 

 

Artist Page

“ Arkansas Rice Field"  Frank Sherwood White

January 16 to February 20, 2016

 

ReelArt: The Art of Celebration

 

 

The Center of Art and Photography at Celebration Company

 

 

“This year’s special exhibit is part of the gallery’s community projects program. We believe it is important for the art community to show the power art can have in everyone’s life. The Celebration Company exhibit is a great way to spark conversations about what art can do in our community.”

-- Nicole Longnecker

“George” Shelley Heffler, acrylic and wax on paper, 11” x 14”

 

December 11, 2015 to January 9, 2016

 

Front Gallery

Michelle O'Michael

 

 

Being at the Speed of Life

 

 

"I create art through precise steel-working methods in the material world united with the metaphysical dimension of beauty. My sculptures bridge our existence in the physical and metaphysical realms, residue of the space between science and spirit. My objective is to achieve a joyous environment sustained by spirit. I invite you to join me there."

-- Michelle O'Michael

Back Gallery

Christopher Mayo Mayes

 

 

Acid Circus

 

 

Christopher Mayo Mayes is an enigmatic Texas artist whose parallel work in graphic design explains his use of symbols and iconography to populate his dense paintings and watercolors. “I am so excited to return Christopher’s work back to the Houston market,” said gallery owner Nicole Longnecker. “His use of fragmented elements, intersecting planes, geometric anomalies mixed with a great sense of humor is really amazing. Don’t be distracted, Christopher is a serious artist who continues to push himself to produce great work.”

 

“Dog Park (trickle down economics)  Christopher Mayo Mayes,

in and watercolor, 23” x 37"

 

October 24 to November 25, 2015

 

Danielle Frankenthal

 

 

The Space Between

 

 

"All of my works are about light..in all its valences:  as the specific light which is color; as the most humanly perceivable form of pure energy which allows us sight and as the great spiritual metaphor."

-- Danielle Frankenthal

“Crossroads, Venice”  Danielle Frankenthal,

acrylic on multiple acrylite panels, 36” x 48” 2 panels deep

 

September 12 to October 17, 2015

 

John Adelman

Further

 

John Adelman’s precision drawings are taking on new life as he explores the intersection of drawing and sculpture. “We are excited to show John’s new assembled drawings to our Houston collectors. He is reaching into new territory with work that defies the frame’s edge,” said gallery owner Nicole Longnecker.

"Spraycan" John Adelman

gel ink on Paper with 2 wood frames, 21” x 27”

August 8 to September 5, 2015

 

Front Gallery

The Charm of the Spectacle

Celan Bouillet • Darcy Rosenberger

Jessica Dupuis

 

introducing guest curator

Scarlett Taylor

 

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Back Gallery

Continuing the

Journey Through Blackwood

Heath Brodie

"Under Cover" Celan Bouillet

Dual Exhibitions

July 11 to August 1, 2015

 

Front Gallery

May the Rainbow Always

Touch Your Shoulder

 

 

Ricky Armendariz

Helen Gerritzen

Meredith Jack

 

Back Gallery

The New Invention

 

Lance Flowers

"Hermann Park II" Helen Gerritzen

""Walking Score"  Ricardo Ruiz (detail)

June 6 to July 3, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

organized by PrintMatters

Exhibition Juror: Karen Kunc

Artist, printmaker, and faculty member:

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

 

 

 

Exhibition Page

May 2 to May 30, 2015

Marshall Harris

 

Dark Matters:

and other topics for awkward dinner conversation

 

 

 

 

Artist page

“The Reigning Miss Magdalene” Marshall Harris (detail)

Sunday, May 3, 2015 • 2pm - 5pm

Journey Through Blackwood

with Heath Brodie

 

It was a wonderful afternoon at Blackwood Educational

Land Institute with art by Heath Brodie, a great group of patrons and friends, gourmet food, and acoustic music. The afternoon began with a refreshing beverage and stroll along Blackwood’s nature trail to enjoy seven of Heath's ephemeral sculptural installations. The trail ended at Baleyfield House with an art exhibition and reception featuring cocktails, heavy hors d’oeuvres, and music.

"Elemental"  Heath Brodie

March 28 - April 25, 2015

Frank Sherwood White

 

The Nature of Forms

 

 

Artist page

"gluteus 1"  Frank Sherwood White

March 28 - April 25, 2015

Julian Lorber

 

Intentionally Dirty

 

 

Artist page

"Torrential Amber at Dawn"  Julian Lorber

February 21 - March 21, 2015

Amy Lin

 

Dreamscape

 

 

Artist page

 

 "Rescuing"  (detail) Amy Lin

February 21 - March 21, 2015

Cathie Kayser

 

You were never... but I kept

looking for you anyway.

 

 

Artist page

 

 "I tried staying in the lines, but you kept getting in the way" (detail) Cathies Kayser

 "Sapphire Red"  (detail) Ian Spindler

January 17 - February 14, 2015

The Art of Celebration

 

Benefitting JFS and

Celebration Company

 

Nicole Longnecker Gallery proudly features work from the participants of Houston’s Celebration Company. A program of Houston’s Jewish Family Service, Celebration Company is an entrepreneurial program for adults with disabilities. The group is composed of 18 participants who create art as an expressive outlet.

 

December 6, 2014 to January 10, 2015

Ellen Orseck

Liquified

 

Artist page

"Coming Up for Air"  (detail) Ellen Orseck

"Untitled 1417"  (detail) Dorothea Van Camp

December 6, 2014 to January 10, 2015

Dorothea Van Camp

Meredith Jack

Clifton Riley

Transitions

 

Exhibit Page

 

 

October 25 through November 26, 2014

in coordination with Logan Fine Arts

Larry Bell

Three Decades of Art

 

 

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"R 64"  Larry Bell

September 13 through October 18, 2014

Unwhole

Kelley Devine

 

 

 

"Son Beau Sport "  (detail) Kelley Devine

September 13 through October 18, 2014

Vinyl Voyage

Adam Nisenson

 

 

Artist Page

"Renaissance Rush"  (detail) Adam Nisenson

August 16 through September 6, 2014

Help Yourself

Sketchy Neighbors

 

Anthony Butkovich • Brenda Cruz-Wolf

Chris Thompson • Katsola • Joseph Blanchard

Colin Kaeppel • Stephanie Lienhard

and Leslie Magdaleno

 

Click here to view the show online

 "Cereal Demons"  (detail) Brenda Cruz-Wolf

July 12 through August 9, 2014

Superstition

 

John Jenkins

 

Nicole Longnecker Gallery presented Superstition, an exhibition of newly completed conceptual paintings by Houston artist John Jenkins. His colorful acrylic paintings are created using the aleatoric process which forges random visual elements, detached from their normal position or function, into new uses.


Click here to view the artist page

Image:  "Skyview #37 (v.2)"  Samantha Parker Salazar

June 7 through July 5, 2014

A Biennial of

Contemporary Prints

Organized by PrintMatters

 

Exhibition Juror: Yizhak Elyashiv

Artist, printmaker, and faculty member

at the Rhode Island School of Design

 

Juror's Talk and Awards

Sunday, June 8 • 2 - 4pm

 

Panel Discussion

Saturday, June 28 • 2 - 4pm

 

Click here to view the show page

May 1 through May 31, 2014

Sailing the Sea of Sutr

to the Wolfbat Sanctuary

 

   Dennis McNett

 

In Sailing the Sea of Sutr to the Wolfbat Sanctuary, Nicole Longnecker Gallery features the work of world-reknowned Brooklyn, New York based woodcut artist Dennis McNett. His work has graced the windows of Barney’s New York, galleries in Copenhagen, Milan, London and Cologne along with exhibitions across the United States.

 

View the show online

March 29 through April 26, 2014

Constructed Lore

  Casey Arguelles Gregory

  Mimi Kato

 

Mimi Kato and Casey Arguelles Gregory’s divergent media and aesthetics find common ground in their connection to narrative. Constructed Lore features Kato’s large-scale photographs and Gregory’s heavily impastoed canvases. Kato references Japanese woodblock printing with a heavy dose of humor and singular storytelling. Providing a visual contrast are Casey Arguelles Gregory’s colorful paintings, which investigate the structure of myth.

 

View the show online

 

Meditations

  Cara Barer

 

Meditations features the photographs of Cara Barer. "My photographs are primarily a documentation of a physical evolution. I have changed a common object into sculpture in a state of flux. The way we choose to research and find information is also in an evolution. I hope to raise questions about these changes, the ephemeral and fragile nature in which we now obtain knowledge, and the future of books. I am attempting to blur the line between objects, sculpture, and photography."

 

Artist's page

Image:  "Cosmic"  Cara Barer

Not a Statistical Interstices

February 22 through March 22

 

  Marshall Harris

  Sarah Sudhoff

  Kyle Olsen

 

"The works in this show derive their color not from

surface materials, but from the poignant and powerful messages they convey. Pallor is a unifying aesthetic theme only because the issues they confront are so shaded with controversy. Dave Hickey assessed that we are not a ‘statistical interstices,’ and I interpret that to

mean that we cannot sum up the complex

human experience using simply words.”

– Techang, exhibition curator

 

View the show online

Image:  "The Cardinal" (detail) Marshall Harris

Inside the Lines

January 18 through February 8

 

Todd Williamson

 

Inside the Lines, our first show of gallery artist Todd Williamson, exhibits work by one of America’s most exciting abstract painters. Todd’s vivid use of color takes the viewer on a journey into a world of intense passion, beauty and emotion. Parallel lines constrain the expression, keeping them on the canvas and give them structure.

 

 

 

Artist's page

Positive Exposure

January 18 through February 15

 

The Photographs of

Rick Guidotti

 

Positive Exposure features the photographs of former fashion New York City fashion photographer Rick Guidotti. Rick has gained world wide recognition for his photographs of individuals with genetic differences from albinism to autism. These photos challenge our definition of beauty to transform public perceptions of people living with genetic, physical and behavioral differences.

 

Positive Exposure is part of ReelAbilities, a city-wide film and arts festival dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of individuals with various disabilities was launched in Houston in 2013.

 

2 of 2

December 7 through January 11

 

John Adelman

 

Originally from Ohio, John Adelman received his BFA from The Ohio State University in 1992 and his MFA from the University of North Texas in 2006. His work has been shown in solo exhibitions in Turkey and the Czech Republic, seen in group exhibitions in Australia, Italy, Spain, Turkey and the United Kingdom along with numerous exhibitions all across the United States.

 

 

 

Artist's page

 

Earth Matters

December 7 through January 11

 

Ellen Orseck

Journey Through (Heath Brodie)

 

Houston-based artist Ellen Orseck earned her MFA in Painting from New York University and earned a Masters in Museum Education at George Washington University. Her post- graduate education included four years at The Glassell School of Art. Her work is in many corporate and private collections in Texas, Oklahoma, Virginia, the District of Columbia and Maryland. Orseck was recently selected as one of the 105 finalists for The Hunting Prize.

 

Artist's page

 

Journey Through (Heath Brodie) is from Nelson, New Zealand. His solo exhibitions have been mounted in his native New Zealand, Australia and England. His nature-based work is expressed in an organic manner using the world as he finds it as both palette and pigment.

Fair Play

October 26 - November 30, 2013

featuring new work by

Albert Alvarez • Jimmy James Canales

Jimmy Castillo • Adriana Corral

Carlos Hernandez • Carlos Don Juan

Juan de dios Mora • Alex Rubio

 

Postracialism, affirmative action, and immigration reform continue to be major points of contention in the political and social arena. The eight artists represented in Fair Play are a selection of emerging and mid-career Chicano and Mexican artists. They have inherited the social awareness of their forebears, but have realized that the conversation is now much more nuanced.

Their work ranges from traditional painting to performance. These artists occupy the sometimes uncomfortable space represented by a minority that is quickly becoming a majority in Texas.

 

Curated by Techang           View the show online

Red Hot

August 24 - October 19, 2013

Anne Ferrer

 

Featuring Parisian artist Anne Ferrer and her sensually whimsical inflatable sculptures. The brightly colored sailcloth forms frolic and tease while inviting the viewer into a world of delightful decadence. Ferrer’s watercolor paintings delve deeper suggesting a world of flirtatious innocence. For over 20 years Ferrer has explored sculpture and unconventional textile arts, exhibiting in numerous venues across France, as well as in New York, Prague, Turin, and Bolivia.  She has recently been featured at the Taubman Museum of Art.

 

Interpretive Voices

July 13 - August 17, 2013

 

Jessica Dupuis

Megan Harrison

Erin Stafford

Jade Cooper

 

Exploring the manifestation of expression in contemporary art. In an age where we focus on life through electronic devices, these artists look to the past to comment on social ideologies.  Through deconstruction, transformation, and reinterpretation each artist asks the viewer to participate and continue the narrative by questioning our understanding of the past and how we choose to see it in the present.

The Gravity of Time

June 1 - July 6, 2013

 

Featuring new work by

Devon Christopher Moore

 

Moore’s work on plates of steel convey the idea that simply existing is an action. Surface treatments of organic erosion transcend industrial material into infinite atmospheric fields. The paintings appear to hover off the walls, defying gravity and time.

 

 

 

Artist page.

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