Bradley Theodore Overcame Adversity to Make His Mark in Contemporary Art
As a child, Bradley Theodore loved art, but becoming an artist seem out of reach for him. People laughed at his ideas and mocked his creations. This harsh criticism convinced him he’d never make it as a contemporary artist. “I had two choices in my head. I’m gonna kill myself or I’m... Read more
Danny Simmons Adds to Family’s Creative Legacy With Visual Art
Danny Simmons is a New York based artist, poet, and philanthropist. He is the oldest of three boys, two of which you may know – Russell Simmons, the hip-hop impresario and business mogul, and Rev Run of Run DMC. Simmons is also the co-founder and Chairman of Rush Philanthropic... Read more
Best Places to Buy High-Quality, Original Fine Art Online
When I was a child, I was fascinated by art. After listening to my art teacher’s stories of Harlem Renaissance artists such as Henry Tanner, Jacob Lawrence, and Romare Bearden, my life’s goal was to be a famous artist. I honed my craft whenever I could. Art supply stores were... Read more
Bentley Brings Its Legacy of Luxury into Your Home
Some people say that the interiors of Bentley vehicles are as luxurious and comfortable as a well-appointed home. Bentley has managed to merge the two with their new Bentley Home furniture collection. The collection, designed by the architect Carlo Colombo and made in Italy, focuses on the study of proportions, forms, and comfort.... Read more
ICONIC: Black Panther Honors Legacy Through Art
15th Annual Houston Press Menu of Menus Extravaganza Showcases City’s Diverse Food Culture
Houston has quite a reputation as a mecca for good food. The city was recently featured on Anthony Bourdain’s travelogue Parts Unknown; and rightfully so, because we have some of the best BBQ, Tex-Mex, Vietnamese, and Cajun food in the country. To celebrate Houston’s diverse food culture, Houston Press will... Read more
Make the Most of Your Weekend with a Bespoke Post Subscription Box
On my last trip to Vegas, I planned to experience the city like the Rat Pack. Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, and Sammy Davis Jr. had impeccable style, and I planned to recreate their look, if not their antics. I found a cool, 60s style suit at a local vintage... Read more
At Home With: Lloyd Gite, Owner of The Gite Gallery
“At Home With” is a regular feature showcasing men’s homes and interior design When you enter the new home of Lloyd Gite you might think you’ve walked into a museum rich with art from around the world. But Gite, 65, actually lives in this contemporary home he had built... Read more
At Home With: Dr. Donnell Newman, Jr
“At Home With” is a regular feature showcasing men’s homes and interior design Dr. Donnell Newman, Jr. looked at more than 50 homes on the internet before he found one he really fell in love with. “It was the layout,” says the 37 year-old emergency medicine physician now based... Read more
5 Things You Need to Know About Artopia
Houston’s art scene is vibrant. From street art to high-end galleries, you can find something for every taste. To celebrate all that Houston has to offer, Houston Press will host it’s annual Artopia event at Winter Street Studios on January 28, 2017. Artopia is an evening of culture, fashion,... Read more