#HowlWrites Featuring Bob Holman

Howl Happening features a new writer each month for the #HowlWrites series. Today we are excited to present Bob Holman’s “Grandly and Centrally”.  “Grandly and Centrally” was commissioned by the MTA for a centennial reading at Grand Central station. Bob Holman is a native New Yorker from Kentucky currently living over the Bowery Poetry Club, … Continued

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