Friday, February 28, 2014
Arts Culture Entertainment

Antena is a language justice and language experimentation collaborative founded in 2010 by Jen Hofer and John Pluecker, both of whom are writers, artists, literary translators, bookmakers and activist interpreters. From January 18 – May 10, 2014, Antena will be in residence at Blaffer, where they will inhabit various spaces of the museum to explore how critical views on language can help us to reimagine and rearticulate the worlds we live in. url:

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Join Local Craftspeople, Artists, and Students in supporting Houston’s Tenth Annual Empty Bowls Event May 17, 2014 The University of Houston, Main Campus, is holding its fifth Bowl-A-Thon to create ceramic bowls on Friday, Feb. 28th, 2014 from 3 - 7pm in the Ceramics Studio, Fine Arts Bldg., Rm. 124. Everyone is invited to participate in this process. Clay will be provided. Empty Bowls is a grassroots effort by artists and craftspeople in cities and towns across the country to feed the hungry in their communities. Empty Bowls Houston is presented by Whole Food Market and implemented locally by Houston-area ceramists and artists working in various media, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft and Houston Food Bank. 100% of proceeds go to the Houston Food Bank. Ceramists, woodturners, glassblowers, fiber artists, metalsmiths, painters and sculptors, artists and craftspeople of all kinds: Please participate by contributing bowls. The bowls you contribute will be purchased, and all proceeds will be utilized by the Houston Food Bank to feed the hungry in the Greater Houston area.?Bowls do not need to be functional. For further information about the Empty Bowls Event itself, please contact any of the individuals listed below: Chair Tom Perry Volunteers Samantha Oldham