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Talking Color: Celebrating Carlos Cruz-Diez in Houston

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Elizabeth D. Rockwell Pavilion at M.D. Anderson Library

4333 University Drive

Houston, TX 77204

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Public Art of the University of Houston System, along with the Buffalo Bayou Partnership, announce ‘Talking Color: Celebrating Carlos Cruz-Diez in Houston.’ The public event, which will delve into the eminent artist and his iconic works of kinetic and optical art, is at 6 p.m., May 8 at the University of Houston M.D. Anderson Library Elizabeth D. Rockwell Pavilion.

Following an introduction by Lea Weingarten, consulting director of Public Art of the University of Houston System, Carlitos Cruz-Diez will explore his father’s work in an illustrated conversation with Mari Carmen Ramírez, Wortham Curator of Latin American Art and Director of the International Center for the Arts of the Americas at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. ‘Talking Color’ launches a series of public events across Houston, a major installation and a seminal new artwork from the artist.

A small reception will follow the talk.


Visitor parking can be found at the Welcome Center Parking Garage.

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Elizabeth D. Rockwell Pavilion at M.D. Anderson Library

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