Kumar's cohorts bring their own styles to bear on their work. Om Soorya paints colorful, surrealist landscapes; Aelay creates thoughtful portraits of the poor, rural people he grew up among in Andhra Pradesh, and Houstonian Rahul Mitra an MD Anderson biologist by day explores cultural and economic disparities with his stark linocuts. There's an opening reception from 6 to 8 p.m. December 5. Regular viewing hours are noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. Through December 24. 301 East 11th St. For information, call 713-869-4770 or visit www.ggalleryhouston.com. Free.
Wednesdays-Sundays. Starts: Dec. 5. Continues through Dec. 24, 2009