Pride March!

This year Howl Arts marched in Pride for the very first time! We were joined by the Lower East Side’s finest. Videos from the march can be found below… Posted by Howl Happening on Sunday, June 25, 2017 Scooter LaForge, who designed the Howl! float, getting a boost from our Gallery Director Ted Riederer Posted … Continued

#HowlWrites Feature: Catherine Texier

  The Guitarist By Catherine Texier He asked for a picture of her the day before Christmas. Which he didn’t observe. Later it occurred to her – raised the perfect Catholic girl, dressed in blue as an infant in honor of the Virgin Mary, mass every Sunday, confession every week, confirmation, first communion, patent leather … Continued

Zhe Zhe Season Two Premiere

THE SURREAL SATIRICAL CULT WEB SERIES IS BACK Join Howl Happening: an Arturo Vega Project as we welcome Zhe Zhe to the gallery. Starting at 7pm, TONIGHT, we’ll be premiering Zhe Zhe Season Two. Here is the trailer: In case you don’t know, Zhe Zhe is a hilarious satirical web series about the glamorous misadventures of three … Continued


From Poem to Audio to Film to Tribute to Must-Have Tee In case you’re wondering… The trajectory of the FORGET ABOUT THAT SWEET FUCK BABY tribute starts with a photo of Arleen by Toyo Tsuchiya from his No Se No series taken in 1983 (and shown at Howl! Happening in 2016). In it, she is … Continued

#HowlWrites Series: Featuring Quintan Ana Wikswo

In this autobiographical performance work, an American woman and a German woman go on a blind date in Berlin. As they eat, drink, and begin to dance, they discover their mothers were both patients of a Nazi gynecologist war criminal: one tortured in medical eugenics atrocities, the other celebrated as a SS officer’s pregnant wife. … Continued

Empire: An Arturo Vega Retrospective

Opening Reception: March 23, 2017 / 6 PM I want my paintings to look like what’s going on outside my window… —Robert Rauschenberg My ideas come from the streets. —Arturo Vega Howl! Happening is delighted to announce Empire: An Arturo Vega Retrospective—originally curated by Jade Dellinger for the Bob Rauschenberg Gallery of Florida SouthWestern State … Continued

Tom Murrin Archives & the Full Moon Show

On Sunday the 12th, Howl! will present the Full Moon Show. An homage to the great Performance Artist Tom Murrin, The Full Moon Show happens monthly on (you guessed it!) the full moon. The performance is always free to attend – and all are welcome. Howl! Happening houses the archives of Tom Murrin. Murrin, aka … Continued

Beth B VOYEUR / Lydia Lunch & Birdthrower

  Beth B VOYEUR opened on February 18th and we have lots of photos from the night to share. From Carlo McCormick to Anthony Haden-Guest to Curt Hoppe to Marcia Resnick, Howl! was packed with our favorite downtown folks. Next up on the calendar of events… Lydia Lunch and Birdthrower will be at the gallery … Continued