Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

Workshop | Words & Art

Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018 – Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018

02:00 PM – 03:00 PM


Join us as we explore Christopher Knowles: In a Word. Using prompts, group discussion, and your imagination, we’ll delve deeply into the artist’s world through stories and poems.

For the participants that would like to be a featured reader at the Words & Art Reading, they can submit their work to wordsandartsubmissions@gmail.com by midnight on Saturday, February 24, 2018.  Works must be one page or less and must respond to the artworks in the exhibition Christopher Knowles: In a Word. Submissions are judged by Mary Wemple and a guest judge. Featured readers will be announced on Friday, March 2, 2018.  It is not required to attend the workshop in order to submit writing to be a featured reader.

The workshop is free and open to all writing levels.

About Words & Art

Words & Art is a workshop and reading series inspired by the art in Houston.  It was founded and organized by local poet and artist Mary Wemple.


  • Tuesday - Wednesday, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Thursday, 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Friday, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Saturday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Sunday, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Closed Monday, New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day
  • Free Hours: Always free!

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