"Arte Caliente"

Twenty-five Hispanic artists from Texas, including Houston-based photographer Sergio Santos and sculptor Jonatan Lopez, were selected for the juried exhibition "Arte Caliente." Gallery owner Lori Betz purposefully sought out submissions in the most diverse styles and mediums possible, all with the theme arte caliente (hot art). Martin de Vore was the show's juror. The opening reception is from 6 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 18, and includes performances by salsa band Petesimple and dance troupe Danza Azteca. Regular viewing hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, and 1 to 6 p.m. Sundays. Through July 31. Betz Gallery, 1208 West Gray. For information, call 713-576-6954 or visit www.betzgallery.com. Free.
Wednesdays-Saturdays. Starts: July 18. Continues through July 31, 2009
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