The evocative Bamboo Art exhibit debuts at Asia Society Texas Center, with wine, light bites, athlete appearances, and fashion on Thursday, February 2, 2017.
In celebration of Super Bowl LI, Asia Society invites you to a special reception for Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art. This exhibition explores the innovative shape bamboo art has taken since the mid-twentieth century, featuring a stunning selection of works from 16 Japanese artists. With rare wall-hung installations and works never before seen in Houston, Modern Twist both engages and educates audiences about this vibrant cultural art form.
Enjoy complimentary admission to the exhibition and a special reception with wine, light bites, celebrity appearances, and a fashion presentation by Omar Marcus.
Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art is guest-curated by Dr. Andreas Marks, of Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Collection of the Clark Center, and organized by International Arts and Artists, Washington, D.C. The touring exhibition is supported by the E. Rhodes & Leona B. Carpenter Foundation and the Nomura Foundation.
The event is part of Houston on the Cheap‘s Museum Night Experience, the final evening of Game City Showcase.
Bamboo Art Soiree with A Fashion Twist at Asia Society Texas Center
- Date: Thursday, February 2, 2017
- Time: 6pm to 9pm
- Location: Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard, Houston, TX 77004
- Admission: Free