In Houston, TX, located in the heart of the museum district in third ward is Houston's main cultural attraction and treasure. The Houston Museum of African-American Culture (HMAAC), which opened in 2000, have showcased many outstanding art exhibitions featuring powerful works of art. Every year, several prominent international, and national artist's have shown their art in the museum, leaving an indelible artistic imprint on the community an the city.
Now on of local national treasures, Ted T. Ellis is currently being featured at (HMAAC), Houston Museum of African-American Culture. "Pride, Dignity and Courage: A Survey of Art of Ted Ellis. T. Ellis provides of 50 original paintings, spanning over 25 year that provides a pictorial narrative of African-American History and Culture. You will feel the paintings speaking directly to you. The exhibition takes you on an historical journey, starting with slavery in America and the journey toward freedom and equality in the United States. This exhibition is mesmerizing, as well as emotional, it is a perfect fit for particularly for this museum. a museum that continuously providing rich cultural content to its 3 million plus citizens and residents. A one of a kind art exhibition that is spell-binding; visual literary with excellence. The big city of Houston, TX can now boast that it has it's on national treasure in Ted T. Ellis and his art. "Pride, Dignity and Courage: A Survey of Art of Ted Ellis. A must see exhibition! April 23-June 25, 2016. HMAAC is located at 4807 Caroline Street, Houston, TX 77004. Opened Wednesday-Saturday, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. 713-526-1015.