Archive for May, 2009

Prototype 180 from Mary Ellen Carroll

Mary Ellen Carroll discusses Prototype 180, an architectural performance piece in which she will flip a house (including land) 180 degrees. The house is located in Sharpstown, a diverse, middle-class neighborhood whose inhabitants mirror Houston

John Paul Green, the new Jason Schwartzman

This is my vote to play Max Fisher in the sequel to Rushmore.

Leonardo Drew at Blaffer Gallery

Leonardo Drew

Houston’s Funniest Person

The second round of Houston

Houston Ship Channel

This time lapse video was made by setting a camera to take photos at six second intervals during a trip outbound on the Houston Ship Channel. There are over 2,000 individual photos in this 3 minute movie representing an actual time of over 3 1/2 hours. The journey begins just below the Port of Houston Turning Basin at the end of the channel and continues down to Morgan

Fashion Show at the OMNI Hotel

I hope everyone had a great Memorial Day Weekend and was able to spend time close to some body of water. Alas, we must go back to work. Hopefully this pool-side fashion show featuring models in bathing suits makes your day a little easier!

EnvyMagazine held the runway extravaganza at the OMNI hotel and CINHouston was kind enough to capture it on camera for everyone to enjoy.

Dominic Walsh Dance Theater presents Matthew Bourne

Dominic Walsh Dance Theater

Memorial Day Flood 1929


Mattress Mack (Chopped and Screwed Remix) Ft. Paul Wall

We wish the people at Gallery Furniture all of the best during this tough time.

Check out some of the other Mattress Mack videos we have posted on KHR here and here.

Houston, Birthplace of Dirty Southern Rap

VBS.tv takes us on a tour of the influential rap scene in Houston, TX. Third Ward and Southpark are amongst the neighborhoods explored in this documentary about the origins of Houston as a mecca of modern rap. View the remaining parts of this fascinating series here.

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