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“Arts of Islamic Lands: Selections from the al-Sabah Collection, Kuwait”

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston - Brown Auditorium Theater : 12:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. every Sun. until January 30; 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. every Fri., Sat. until January 30; 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. every Thu. until January 30; 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. every Tue., Wed. until January 30

Houstonians get an expanded look at the treasures from the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston’s holdings of Middle Eastern and Asian art in the new exhibit “Arts of Islamic Lands: Selections from the al-Sabah Collection, Kuwait.” A smaller exhibit with some 67 articles and artifacts... More >>

Kirby-West U Museum Exhibits and Events, Arts

“Jerome Bel, Wu Tsang, and Haegue Yang. Double Life”

Contemporary Arts Museum Houston : 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. every Tue., Wed., Fri. until March 13

A trio of international artists explore the idea of performance beyond the usual definition of live artists presenting to an audience in “Jérôme Bel, Wu Tsang, and Haegue Yang. Double Life.” The works blur the differences between performing and visual arts, documentary... More >>

Montrose Visual Art, Arts, Art - Museums

“Pablo Gimenez-Zapiola: Praxis 2”

Lone Star College-Kingwood : 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. every Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu. until March 18

Pablo Gimenez-Zapiola trained as an architect, not as an artist. His understanding of form and space have served him well in his career as an artist. In his new exhibit, “Pablo Gimenez-Zapiola: Praxis 2,” Gimenez-Zapiola shows video projections and photograph installations from five... More >>

Humble/Kingwood Visual Art, Arts

Movies Houstonians Love: Robert Earl Keen presents Being There

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston - Brown Auditorium Theater : 7:00 p.m. March 2

Americana musician Robert Earl Keen and the late British actor Peter Sellers might seem an odd couple, but the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston features both during Movies Houstonians Love: Robert Earl Keen presents Being There. Hal Ashby’s 1979 film follows a simple-minded gardener fittingly... More >>

Kirby-West U Film, Arts

Glover Gill

Continental Club : 8:00 p.m. every Mon.; 8:00 p.m. March 2

Every Glover Gill song tells a story. Like a good book or movie, it grabs you at the beginning, sinks its hooks into you near the middle and gives you at least one good surprise before coming to an end. And without the vocals or lyrics, either. Quite the scholarly musician, Glover Gill studied... More >>

Downtown/ Midtown Music

“Takis: The Fourth Dimension”

The Menil Collection : 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. every Wed., Thu., Fri., Sat., Sun. until July 26

The fourth dimension, according to instinctive scientist/artist Takis, is made up of “invisible energies” — not magical or spiritual per se, but one of several fundamental properties of nature. “Takis: The Fourth Dimension,” presented by The Menil Collection, is a... More >>

Montrose Arts, Visual Art

DJ Wes Wallace

Numbers : 9:00 p.m. every Fri.

There aren’t many places inside the Houston city limits where you can see a guy dressed up like a goth George Washington nursing a dirt cheap Long Island Iced Tea and shadow-dancing, but such is the reality at “Classic Numbers” every Friday at well, Numbers off Westheimer. The... More >>

Montrose Music

Jazz Jam

Dan Electro's Guitar Bar : 7:00 p.m. every Sun.

There are two primary schools of thought on how to play the blues on guitar: One is to spit up all the notes and hope some of them stick, à la Johnny Winter and Stevie Ray, not to mention the Jonny Lang/Kenny Wayne Shepherd hordes that have seemingly arisen, phoenixlike, from the ashes... More >>

Heights Music

Cold War Kids

House of Blues : 8:00 p.m. March 5

The Cold War Kids almost set themselves up for a fall when 2006 debut Robbers & Cowards launched one of the decade’s definitive indie-rock singles in “Hang Me Up to Dry.” Rather than follow up quickly with another record that further crystallized their sound, the Long... More >>

Downtown/ Midtown Music

“Wildlife Photographer of the Year”

Houston Museum of Natural Science : 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily until May 31

Tiny silver fish swim among purple underwater plants that are reaching through green water, stretching for the sunlight in Christian Vizl’s Glimpse of the Underworld. It’s just one of the 100 images that make up the “Wildlife Photographer of the Year” exhibit at the... More >>

Kirby-West U Photography, Arts

Ledisi

Bayou Music Center : 8:00 p.m. March 4

After last year’s The Truth cracked Billboard’s R&B Albums Top 10 and got her a Grammy nomination for “Like This,” Ledisi can now be seen on the big screen as gospel great Mahalia Jackson in Ava DuVernay’s Oscar-nominated Selma. That by itself should tell you what... More >>

Downtown/ Midtown Music

A Fistful Of Soul

Big Top Lounge : 10:00 p.m. third Fri. of every month

Since the turn of the decade, the collective of DJs who call themselves A Fistful of Soul have become one of the Houston music scene’s true feel-good success stories. What began as a small group of collectors who enjoyed seeking out rare soul/R&B 45s , which they played for their friends... More >>

Downtown/ Midtown Music

Wasi Townsend

Cafe Luxor Hookah Bar & Grill : 10:00 p.m. every Sat.; 10:00 p.m. March 7

Singer-Songwriter Wasi Townsend is on a mission to spread his message of Oneness through his acoustic soul music. As Neil Young has his Crazy Horse, Townsend has his Madlove when he wants to rock out, and together they were the first rock band to play the PanAfrican Festival in Third Ward in... More >>

Heights Music

“Mel Chin: Rematch”

Contemporary Arts Museum Houston : 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. every Tue., Wed., Fri. until April 19; 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. every Thu. until April 19

Houston-born artist Mel Chin expands upon his practice of vigilant self-evaluation as he takes on none other than himself in his first retrospective, “Mel Chin: Rematch.” Works by Chin appear in four different locations in Houston during the exhibition’s run. The pieces at the... More >>

Montrose Visual Art, Museum Exhibits and Events, Arts, Art - Museums

Nick Greer

The Corkscrew : 6:00 p.m. every Thu.

One of the brightest stars in the current explosion of Houston music, Nick Greer is a bow-tied redheaded wunderkind, able to flitter between piano pop and hip-hop — he helped out on the Niceguys' James Kelley — with the flick of a wrist and the slightest touch. Starting at a... More >>

Heights Music

RodeoHouston - Eric Church

NRG Stadium : 6:45 p.m. March 3

RodeoHouston kicks off its 2015 season with a first-time entertainer whose appearance says as much about the changing times as it does his hosts’ unending need to stay in tune with what’s hot. Once all but blacklisted by radio programmers for a hell-raising attitude that sometimes... More >>

Inner Loop - SW Music

From Wonder Woman to Ms. Thor: Feminism in Comic Books

University of Houston Clear Lake : 3:00 p.m. March 3

Things in the comic superhero world are changing. Ms. Marvel has been promoted to Captain Marvel. Thor is now a female. And Wonder Woman and Captain Marvel are each getting their own movie. “These are three really huge steps for feminism and big hurdles that shouldn’t have been a... More >>

Clear Lake Talks, Arts

Juvenile & Mystikal

Arena Theatre : 8:00 p.m. March 6

Before “crunk” was a word (for white people, anyway) and Young Money was an empire, Juvenile and Mystikal helped put New Orleans rap on the map. Representing the city’s two major labels of the ’90s, Cash Money and No Limit, both men’s aggressive styles dipped... More >>

Outer Loop - SW Music

Murder by Natural Causes

Theatre Suburbia : 3:00 p.m. every Sun. until March 28; 8:30 p.m. every Fri., Sat. until March 28

Before reality TV and Real Housewives of Whatever, the small screen was filled with such as Columbo, Mannix, McCloud and Murder She Wrote. Created, written and produced by William Link and Richard Levinson, these on-air series fed America’s fascination with murder and mystery. The... More >>

Outer Loop - NW Arts, Theater, Performing Arts

The Skin of Our Teeth

Theatre Southwest : 8:00 p.m. every Fri., Sat. until March 14

Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama The Skin of Our Teeth recounts the story of mankind’s gradual upward spiral. The play fast-tracks the audience ride from the Ice Age through the Great Flood and finally the devastation of war. “Although Wilder published his play... More >>

Outer Loop - SW Theater, Performing Arts, Arts

Future

Arena Theatre : 8:00 p.m. April 12

Atlanta’s Future is hardly the first rapper of the Auto-Tune age to liken himself to Al Pacino’s Scarface character, but his 2011 breakout single, “Tony Montana,” made him one of the most memorable. Born into the highest circles of ATL rap — his cousin is Rico Wade... More >>

Outer Loop - SW Music

Nick Greer & The G's

The Corkscrew : 9:00 p.m. every Fri.

One of the brightest stars in the current explosion of Houston music, Nick Greer is a bow-tied redheaded wunderkind, able to flitter between piano pop and hip-hop — he helped out on the Niceguys' James Kelley — with the flick of a wrist and the slightest touch. Starting at a... More >>

Heights Music

Cirque du Soleil's Amaluna

Sam Houston Race Park : Every Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri., Sat., Sun. until March 22

The audience won’t be the only ones in awe at performances of Cirque Du Soleil Presents Amaluna. According to performer Andreanne Nadeau, when they aren’t onstage, the other members of the circus acts stand in the wings in wonder. “I watch the show and say, ‘Wow,... More >>

Jersey Village Circus, Arts

Paul Ramirez Band

Continental Club : 9:00 p.m. every Wed.

Versatile Houston blues-rockers the Paul Ramirez Band's sets are mellow enough for a late-night lounge vibe, only pocked with heavier, Cream-like moments of pure jam and sometimes a cover of Pink Floyd's "Another Brick In the Wall, Part 2" that heads straight to the planetarium. Now working on... More >>

Downtown/ Midtown Music

“Amazing Universe: The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not®”

Space Center Houston : 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. every Sat., Sun. until April 26; 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. every Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. until April 26

How do you measure up against Robert Wadlow, the world’s tallest man? Have you ever seen a model replica of the International Space Station made entirely out of matchsticks? Or a portrait of Albert Einstein made of toast? How about the world’s smallest production automobile?... More >>

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