TEXAS CZECHS: Rooted In Tradition

Texas Czechs: Rooted in Tradition is a multimedia exhibition that celebrates the prevailing traditions of the Texas Czech community and will permanetly be at Czech Center Houston. For location directions and hours email development@czechcenter.org or call (713) 528-2060 for specific times to view. Czech culture has played an instrumental role in shaping the iconic Texas landscape and its sights, sounds, and tastes can still be found throughout Texas on any given day. Like many immigrant groups, Czechs brought dance, food, language, music, and other cultural traditions with them. The Texas Czec...   read full post »

posted on 8/21/2016

   

SaddleUp – Texas Ranching Tradition

PolkaWorks is excited about our latest project SaddleUp—Texas Ranching Tradition! —a celebratory examination that honors four hard-working Texas family ranchers and their lifestyles, and how they have been instrumental in shaping American ranch practices. Features photography by Joe Vito...   read full post »

posted on 3/25/2015

   

The Grove, Texas

The story of the town – The Grove, Texas – is an important piece of Texas history. In 1972, Moody Anderson, a good-natured cowboy collector of offbeat treasures, bought an abandoned town located southeast of Gatesville, and brought it back to life. In the film The Grove, Texas Moody fac...   read full post »

posted on 1/20/2013

   

The Auctioneer Project

“Going, Going, Gone!–Story of the Auctioneer” is an educational film and exhibit that highlights the excitement of the auction process, the education of the professional auctioneer, and most importantly the advantages that an auction offers in the management of business and persona...   read full post »

posted on 1/20/2011