After a rigorous selection process that included METRO staff, art specialists and members of the community, the following projects have been selected to enhance the Downtown stations.
THE ARTISTS INCLUDE:
John Runnels, founder of Mother Dog Studios, has studied in Mississippi and Italy and participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions all over the United States.
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Sharon Engelstein has an extensive resume of local and national art exhibitions and has received recognition from the Cultural Arts Council of Houston, the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). Aaron Parazette has exhibited nationally and internationally, with distinctions including an NEA fellowship and Artadia Fund award. Engelstein and Parazette have been partners in artistic endeavors for more than two decades.
CENTRAL STATION RUSK, CENTRAL STATION CAPITOL AND THEATER DISTRICT STATIONS
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