Roxanna Asgarian

Roxanna Asgarian is a journalist based in Houston.
 

The Forgotten Children of Texas

by | Mon, Oct 26, 2020 at 6:00 am CST
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Art

Houston Artist Delita Martin Gives Black Women a Seat at the Table in New Exhibit

The 300 women whose portraits are drawn on plates in “The Dinner Table” are all friends, family or acquaintances of the artist.

The first thing you notice upon walking into the front gallery at Art League Houston, where 200 portraits currently line the walls, is the eyes. Yes, there’s a large wooden kitchen table and chairs in the middle of the otherwise … Read More

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Arts & Minds

The Sisterhood

For 22 years, an unusual housing and support program has been quietly transforming the lives of single mothers in Houston's Third Ward.

The Sisterhood For 22 years, an unusual housing and support program has been quietly transforming the lives of single mothers in Houston’s Third Ward. – by Roxanna Asgarian Photos by Pu Ying Huang May 9, 2018 When Joidan Felix went … Read More

Art

Houston Art Exhibit Explores How for Immigrants, Home is ‘a Moving Target’

Timely and inherently political, “HOME—So Different, So Appealing” is a commanding exploration of the ways in which home forms our identity.

In 2009, Camilo Ontiveros, a Mexican-born American artist, had become enamored with the pickup trucks he’d seen driving from Los Angeles to Tijuana, their beds piled high with a jumble of belongings and tied down with rope. A graduate art … Read More

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