Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

Reading | Words & Art

Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020 – Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020

06:30 PM – 07:30 PM


You are invited to an evening of poetry and prose. Houston-based authors and poets share new works inspired by the exhibition Garrett Bradley: American Rhapsody.

For the participants that would like to be a featured reader at the Reading, they can submit their work to [email protected] by midnight on Saturday, February 1, 2020. Works must be one page or less and must respond to the artworks in the exhibition Garrett Bradley: American Rhapsody. Submissions are judged by Mary Wemple and a guest judge. Featured readers will be announced on Friday, February 7, 2020. It is not required to attend the workshop in order to submit writing to be a featured reader.

The program is in the gallery space and uses the art as inspiration. This event is free and open to the public.

About Words & Art

Words & Art is a workshop and reading series inspired by the art in Houston, Texas.  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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