Arts & Culture

Candice Breitz’s “The Woods” At Blaffer Art Museum

Video installation examines child actors in Hollywood, Bollywood and Nollywood.

Blaffer Art Museum director Claudia Schmuckli talks about South African-born video artist Candice Breitz‘s The Woods, an examination of the film industries in Los Angeles, Mumbai, India, and Lagos, Nigeria (Hollywood, Bollywood and Nollywood, respectively). Throughout the exhibition, which includes three separate video installations, Breitz explores the world of child actors and the performance of childhood in each of the world’s three major mainstream film industries.

On view through September 6 at the University of Houston’s Blaffer Art Museum.

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Troy Schulze is a producer for Houston Matters. He also produces the podcast Party Politics and the digital video series Skyline Sessions. Schulze has been working as a writer and producer in digital media for over 20 years. He has received three Emmy nominations for his work on the TV...

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