SKYDIVE Art Space

About SKYDIVE

SKYDIVE Art Space
2041 Norfolk Street,
Houston, TX 77098 (Map)
info (at) theskydive (dot) org
Hours: Saturdays, 1 – 4pm

New Site: Welcome to the new Skydive website! We’ll be adding content from past shows and events within the coming weeks, but until then please enjoy our new online presence.

SKYDIVE is an artist run exhibition venue unique to Houston. Its mission is to broaden the spectrum of the dialogue in Houston by bringing in artists from outside of Texas. The aim of SKYDIVE is to host a range of art practices that push the limits of their material forms, including non-traditional methods of sculpture, installation, video, performance, and works that engage the viewer through participation, as well as text and web-based projects.

SKYDIVE utilizes an open and collaborative model for producing its programming. A group of artists, curators, and other professionals function as Advisors to help create shows, invite artists, and collaborate in the mission and programming of the space. Participants in SKYDIVE will be invited to Houston for a sustained number of days, previous to the exhibition to make their work, interact with the Houston community and see the sites in Houston and surrounding areas.

Co-directors:
Sasha Dela
Nancy Douthey
Brian Piana

Advisors:
Jonathan Durham
Nancy Zastudil
Kara Hearn
Dolen Smith
Margo Handwerker
Marcus Cone
Gina Sonderegger
Jonathan Leach
John Smith
Kelly Pike
Leslie Holland

*Photo of Skydive house appearing on all pages by Sarrita Hunn.