CounterCurrent 2017

CounterCurrent17: Simulacrum by winter guests (Short Clip) from Mitchell Center for the Arts on Vimeo.

CounterCurrent17: Ten Tiny Dances® (Short Clip) from Mitchell Center for the Arts on Vimeo.

APRIL 18–23, 2017 | HOUSTON, TEXAS
CounterCurrent is a free festival of performance, installation, and ideas. Presented by the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts, CounterCurrent includes audio and visual installations, live performances, talks, and participatory events by artists from around the world. From large-scale spectacle to intimate interaction, CounterCurrent projects reflect the range of ways we view each other and the city around us.
CounterCurrent 2016

APRIL 12–17, 2016 | HOUSTON, TEXAS
CounterCurrent is an annual free festival of bold experimental art presented by the University of Houston Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts. Occupying a range of unexpected sites, CounterCurrent includes audio and visual installation, live performance, and participatory events by artists from around the world. The video above features This Page Left Intentionally Blank, one of 13 CounterCurrent projects + Current Conversations presented during the 2016 festival.

CounterCurrent 2015

APRIL 14 – 19, 2015 | HOUSTON, TEXAS
CounterCurrent is a festival of bold experimental art presented by the University of Houston Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts. Occupying a range of unexpected sites in the city of Houston, CounterCurrent includes audio and visual installation, live performance, and participatory events by artists from around the world.

CounterCurrent 2014

APRIL 9–13, 2014 | HOUSTON, TEXAS
CounterCurrent is an annual free festival of bold experimental art presented by the University of Houston Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts. Occupying a range of unexpected sites, CounterCurrent includes audio and visual installation, live performance, and participatory events by artists from around the world.