I have always enjoyed manipulating a natural space influenced by human interaction; the Houston Arboretum is one of those spaces where one can be immersed in nature so close to the … Read More
The last time I was in a crowd, it was in the Academic Quad. We all looked ridiculous, a bunch of seniors wearing half-baked graduation outfits; some wore stoles thrown … Read More
On Sept. 11, 2001, I was one month into my freshman year at Rice. That Tuesday morning, my suitemates and I woke to the sound of the (landline!) phone ringing. … Read More
My photographs of anonymous sites around Galveston Island depict a sense of loneliness and abandonment. I’m intrigued by the remnant of the temporal inhabitant — the nearly collapsed fence, the oil … Read More
The University of Chicago Medical Center is located on the city’s South Side, where there have been a lot of COVID-19 cases — in early May, we were ranked third … Read More
This was for a re-creation assignment, and I was drawn to a Jean-Michel Basquiat painting because it was as chaotic as everything else I was feeling at the time. My … Read More
I’m a reporter at the Houston Chronicle. On March 3 — a lifetime ago — I published my first COVID-19 story: A Q&A with Peter Hotez, a Houston-based vaccine researcher … Read More
Elena Lacey ’13 is a San Fancisco-based art director and designer at Wired.
To see more works of art in response to COVID-19, go … Read More
As I write this in Montana with April tipping into May, I should be packing.
One awkwardly large cardboard box is usually sufficient to mail the gear I’d rather not … Read More
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Christopher Sperandio is an Associate Professor in the Department of Visual and Dramatic Arts. His first solo graphic … Read More
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