HMAAC is currently closed due to installation. We will reopen on January 30, 2015.

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Mon. & Tues. Closed
Wed., Fri., & Sat. 11am - 6pm
Thurs. 11am - 8pm
Sun. 12pm - 6pm
 
Phone 713·526·1015
Address 4807 Caroline Street
Houston, TX 77004

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HMAAC Blog

The Ascendancy of an Artist
January 22,2015

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The Ascendancy of an Artist

Ethiopian-born artist Julie Mehretu was among the seven artists recently awarded the U.S. Department of State Medal of Arts for cultural diplomacy. The award is an esteemed recognition of the artists’ commitment to promoting cross-cultural dialogue through the arts. This is a supreme feat for an artist who, just over 15 years ago, was a...
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Exhibitions

My Life As a Doll

My Life As a Doll | Tara Conley

January 30, 2015 - March 29, 2015

Artist Talk | January 31, 2015 - 4:00PM

A walk through installation experience that is a meditation on the status of women. Seductive aspects of a built...

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Films

Houston African Film Festival

Houston African Film Festival

February 6-8, 2015

Please visit www.houstonafricanfilmfestival.org to purchase your Festival passes today!

The Houston Museum of African American Culture (HMAAC) and the Silicon Valley African Film Festival...


Sense the possibilities! The historical, the contemporary, the random and radical!
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Next On Deck

My Life As a Doll

My Life As a Doll | Tara Conley

January 30, 2015 - March 29, 2015

Artist Talk | January 31, 2015 - 4:00PM

A walk through installation experience that is a meditation on the status of women. Seductive aspects of a built fantasy world slowly give way to reveal the perils for a woman living her life as a doll. By exploring personal spaces and narrative...