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12 Events

The Art Guys
1983-2013: Thirty Years of Collaboration, Commitment, Confustion



"Ideas won't keep. Something must be done about them." - Alfred North Whitehead

12 Events is a series public events executed by The Art Guys at various locations throughout Houston over the course of the year 2013.  
12 Events
consists of 12 separate and distinct events, one for each month.  
12 Events consists of selections from unrealized works by The Art Guys of varying length and complexity.  
12 Events is a series of unspectacular spectacles: elaborately unordinary life gestures.  
12 Events continues The Art Guys interest in a "direct-to-the-public" and accessible approach to experiencing art outside the established institutional framework.
12 Events
is designed to engage the widest possible audience by utilizing various media. The Art Guys engage the media because the media engages the public.
12 Events is free and open to the public.
12 Events is presented in celebration of thirty years of The Art Guys' collaboration.


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January

Signing Ceremony

February

The Longest Street In Houston

March

Cardinal Points

April

Symphony No. 1 For The Ship Channel

 

May

A Length of String

June

Shake Hands With The Art Guys

July

Never Not Funny

August

Good Fences Make Good Neighbors

 

September

Intersection

October

There Ought To Be A Law


November

Loop

December

The Art Guys Agree On Painting,
Again, This Time From Thirty Feet Up




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