April 12-17, 2016


Fault Diagnosis, Anthony Hawley, CounterCurrent16, photo by dabfoto creative

CounterCurrent is an annual festival of bold experimental art presented by the Mitchell Center. Occupying a range of unexpected sites in the city of Houston, CounterCurrent includes audio and visual installation, live performance, and participatory events by artists from around the world. Collaborations with dynamic organizations and artists in the Houston community are included as well as fresh new works by University of Houston faculty and students.

CounterCurrent16 participating artists were Big Dance Theater, eL Seed, Ghana ThinkTank, Anthony Hawley, Hillerbrand+Magsamen, Jason Moran, Rimini Protokoll, Slavs and Tatars, and Zoukak Theater Company.