TIFF MASSEY: A DIFFERENT WORLD
Houston Center for Contemporary Craft is pleased to present “Tiff Massey: A Different World”, a solo exhibition by the interdisciplinary artist and metalsmith.
The first exhibition of Massey’s artwork in Texas, A Different World showcases three bodies of work that reference the material culture of nostalgic pasts, from 1980s hip hop to African hair braiding. Informed primarily by jewelry, Massey’s diverse artistic practice deftly renders her observations on race and class in contemporary American culture.
The exhibition focuses on the artist’s colossal steel sculptures of chains and rings, alongside intricately braided crimson neckpieces and accompanying portraits. Themes in the exhibition span cultural appropriation, authenticity, and theView more
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Jul 17, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
- Jul 18, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
- Jul 19, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
- Jul 20, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
- Jul 21, 2019 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Sun)
- Jul 24, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
- Jul 25, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
- Jul 26, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
- Jul 27, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
- Jul 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Sun)
Additional time info:
Friday, May 31, 5:30 – 8:00 PM
The evening will also feature the opening of Just Favela: All You Can Eat in the Main Gallery and open studios by the current resident artists. Beer will be generously provided by Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co. and delicious tacos from PAN de TACO food truck will be available for purchase.
Artist Talk with Tiff Massey
Saturday, June 1, 3:30 – 5:00 PM
Massey will give a brief overview of her work, influences, and multi-disciplinary artistic practice.
4848 Main Street, Houston, Tx 77002