Marti Mayo

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2009

    CAMH's New Director A Rocker At Heart

    Bill Arning, the current curator of the List Visual Arts Center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will assume his position as director of the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston on April 6, 2009. His hiring ends a 10-month search."It was a long process," Arning tells Hair Balls, "but I'm ve ... More >>

  • Culture

    October 6, 2005

    Keepin' On

    New Orleans artists find refuge -- and studios -- in Houston

  • News

    May 9, 2002

    Unmasked At Last

    After a half-century of effort, local African-American artists are emerging to the forefront of the arts, both in Houston and nationally

  • Calendar

    February 25, 1999

    Night & Day

    February 25 - March 3, 1999

  • News

    January 9, 1997

    Dealer of the Art

    In his 14 years as Director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Peter Marzio has increased the MFA's endowment tenfold, tripled MFA Membership and gotten it started on a huge new home. He hasn't done badly for himself, either.

  • Culture

    August 22, 1996

    Frank-ly Speaking

    The MFA's focus on Frank Freed tells us a lot about the art world, but not much about art

  • Culture

    February 9, 1995

    Cooperate -- or Die?

    Houston's major art museums map a road to partnership, and worry about survival

  • News

    January 19, 1995

    Caught Dead In an Opera

    Houston's beleaguered arts community talks to itself about Harvey Milk

  • Culture

    December 16, 1993

    Gray Matter of Concern

    Both a bang and a whimper? The CAM's long-awaited Texas show may burn bright, but it doesn't burn deep