Exhibit “Los Trompos” on view from November 14, 2015 to March 22, 2016
WHAT: Exhibit “Los Trompos,” joyful interactive art installation by Mexico City designers Héctor Esrawe and Ignacio Cadena
- EXHIBIT — Saturday, November 14, 2015 to Tuesday, March 22, 2016
- OPENING RECEPTION — Saturday, November 14, 2015 from 2 pm to 5 pm, followed by an artist talk at 5 pm.
WHERE: Discovery Green Conservancy
Houston, Texas 77010
MORE INFO: http://www.discoverygreen.com/lostrompos
Discovery Green will energize and engage downtown this fall with a joyful interactive art installation by internationally-acclaimed Mexico City designers Héctor Esrawe and Ignacio Cadena. Los Trompos, or ‘the spinning tops,’ will be showcased on the park’s Sarofim Picnic Lawn from November 14, 2015 – March 22, 2016. The colorful, large-scale, temporary installation, which take their form from the common toy, will delight park visitors of all ages.
Join us for the opening celebration on Saturday, November 14! Welcome this colorful exhibit and enjoy live mariachi music, ballet folklorico, food and more! Performances and activities from 2 pm followed by an artist talk at 5 pm with the designers themselves.
Arts organizations and individual performers will present dance, spoken word, theatrical and musical performances at Los Trompos beginning in December. Please check back for a complete list of events later this season.
Visitors can share their experiences using hashtag #LosTromposHTX.
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