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December 7, 2017

Concept of the Divine: A Navajo Perspective on Reverence for Life with Suzanne Benally

December 6, 2017

Twelve Moments: Christian Tradition

December 1, 2017

World AIDS Day Observance

November 16, 2017

33rd Annual Houston Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

November 12, 2017

2017 Rothko Chapel Óscar Romero Award Ceremony

November 6, 2017

Double Jeopardy: Women and the Criminal Justice System

November 4, 2017

Yoga on the Plaza

November 2, 2017

Silencing Opposition: Human Rights Violations in Burundi

November 2, 2017

Tai Chi by the Reflecting Pool

November 1, 2017

Twelve Moments: Hindu Tradition

October 25, 2017

Healing in Community after Hurricane Harvey

October 19, 2017

Off-Site Program: Frances Tarlton “Sissy” Farenthold Endowed Lecture in Peace, Social Justice and Human Rights

October 12, 2017

Art and Incarceration: Poetry, Theatre and Music in and about Captivity

October 7, 2017

Yoga on the Plaza

October 5, 2017

Tai Chi by the Reflecting Pool

October 4, 2017

Twelve Moments: Baha’i Tradition

September 21, 2017

International Day of Peace Observation & Hurricane Harvey Relief Concert: Apollo Chamber Players

September 6, 2017

Twelve Moments: Reflection & Renewal in the Wake of Hurricane Harvey

August 2, 2017

Twelve Moments: Mindfulness for Parents and Children

July 27, 2017

Vicarious Trauma: Healing from Within

July 20, 2017

Summer Sounds on the Plaza: Jacqui Sutton and the Frontier Jazz Orchestra

July 6, 2017

Summer Sounds on the Plaza: Boomtown Brass Band

July 5, 2017

Twelve Moments: Laughter Meditation

June 21, 2017

Summer Solstice Sunset Observation

June 21, 2017

Summer Solstice Sunrise Observation

June 7, 2017

Twelve Moments: Sufi Meditation

June 5, 2017

Twilight Meditation for World Environment Day

June 1, 2017

Tai Chi by the Reflecting Pool

May 25, 2017

Feminist Perspectives of the Divine in Islam

May 19, 2017

Thoughtful Journey: a Discussion of the Works of Dr. Rebecca Peabody with Valerie Cassel Oliver

news archive

November 28, 2017

Houston leads state in number of people living with AIDS, HIV
FOX26

November 25, 2017

Two making a difference
Houston Chronicle

October 17, 2017

Some Reflections on Human Comprehension
Engines of our Ingenuity, Houston Public Media

September 26, 2017

The Case for Mark Rothko
PBS Digital Studios, The Art Assignment

September 25, 2017

Feeling Overwhelmed? The MFA Says One Minute With A Rothko Painting Could Help
WBUR, The ARTery

September 12, 2017

A Most Epic Book — Houston Author Spends More Than a Decade Working on Highly-Anticipated Tome
Paper City

September 02, 2017

How to cope after Harvey’s trauma
Houston Chronicle

August 28, 2017

Pastor pens a Houston Harvey poem that perfectly captures the spirit of the city
Houston Chronicle

August 27, 2017

Waterlogged Texas Museums Assess the Damage Caused by Hurricane Harvey
Artnet

August 23, 2017

The Rothko Chapel
The New York Times Magazine

August 22, 2017

This Podcast Will Help You Understand the Rothko Chapel
Houstonia

August 21, 2017

Houston is Fertile Ground for a New Wave of Local Learning
Houstonia

August 11, 2017

Mark Rothko in Houston
Houston Public Media

August 11, 2017

Dominique de Menil changed Houston, one art treasure at a time
Houston Chronicle

August 02, 2017

My Father and Music: how Mark Rothko’s love of Mozart made his paintings sing
The Art Newspaper

July 24, 2017

Take In Tilda Swinton’s Wisdom With This Beautiful Speech From The Rothko Chapel
Indie Wire

July 24, 2017

10 Best Houston Museums for Art, History, Nature and Culture
Your City Your Style

July 18, 2017

Top 10 Accessible Attractions in Houston
Accessible Go

July 14, 2017

Family-Focused Mindfulness Makes Its Way to Rothko Chapel
Houstonia

June 28, 2017

I didn’t get the Rothko Chapel. Then I needed it.
Houston Chronicle

June 27, 2017

Why Your Next Art Pilgrimage Should be to Houston
Conde Nast Traveler

June 20, 2017

Lynn Lane’s Transitory Sound and Movement Collective is Making Shifts in Houston
Arts & Culture TX

May 21, 2017

Lynn Wyatt Shares Her Love Letter in an Extraordinarily Rare Houston Night
Paper City

May 20, 2017

Feminism and Islam: Uddin wants to change preconceptions about her religion
Houston Chronicle

May 19, 2017

The Cult frontman Ian Astbury admires sheltering spirit of Rothko Chapel
Houston Chronicle

April 25, 2017

10 Quiet Escapes in Houston, Texas
Culture Trip

April 20, 2017

Pianist Adam Tendler Mixes Music and Meditation In Rothko Performance
HoustonPress

April 19, 2017

Fearless New Ensemble Loop38 Performs in Complete Darkness
Houstonia

April 11, 2017

From Matisse to Turrell, 8 Artists Who Designed Transcendent Chapels
Artsy

March 21, 2017

The South’s Best Museums 2017
Southern Living

March 01, 2017

Wisdom - and altruism - come with age
Houston Chronicle

February 28, 2017

HGO’s World Premiere of Some Light Emerges Is Inspired by the Rothko Chapel
Houstonia

February 13, 2017

Faith coalition backs plan to raise the age of juvenile offenders from 17 to 18
Houston Chronicle

February 08, 2017

Day Trips - The Museum Experience
HCC Stafford TV Studio

February 03, 2017

Family of poets featured at Rothko Chapel
Houston Chronicle

February 01, 2017

Upon reflection, it’s hard to set your mind free
Houston Chronicle

January 27, 2017

Art Trip: Houston
PBS Digital Studios, The Art Assignment

January 24, 2017

The Texas socialite’s guide to Houston
CNN

January 18, 2017

Broken Obelisk returns in time for MLK Day
CW39

December 09, 2016

Rothko Chapel’s ‘Obelisk’ returns to its rightful place
Houston Chronicle

December 01, 2016

Rothko Chapel Pays Tribute to World AIDS Day
Houstonia

November 02, 2016

East Coast Architect selected for Rothko Chapel renovations, master plan
Houston Business Journal

November 01, 2016

The Rothko Chapel Is Getting a Facelift
Houstonia

March 07, 2016

Confronting Inequality: Alternative Economies, Resilient Communities Public Invited to Interactive Panel Discussions March 31 – April 3 at the Rothko Chapel
Houston Press

February 24, 2016

Recreating Rothko Chapel — in Medellín In Colombia, a pop-up version of Houston’s art-as-spiritual-experience landmark
Houston Chronicle

February 24, 2016

A meditative mecca – in oil country
GQ

February 11, 2016

Rothko exec talks Lynn Wyatt’s couture auction, chapel’s future
Houston Business Journal

February 03, 2016

What’s broken with ‘Broken Obelisk’?
Houston Chronicle

December 20, 2015

The Art of Reflection Within the Rothko Chapel
The Creators Project

November 07, 2015

The Rothko Chapel and Creating Spaces of Intentionality
The Pastry Box Project

October 30, 2015

The 10 Best Monuments to Peace
the Guardian

October 21, 2015

The Rothko Chapel: The Dark Before the Dawn
IMAGE

October 19, 2015

Houston: Everything—Art Included—Is Bigger in Texas
AFAR

July 15, 2015

Houston’s poet laureate connects with our city
Houston Chronicle

June 23, 2015

A New Face at Rothko Chapel
Houston Public Media

June 15, 2015

Neil deGrasse Tyson Invites Aliens to the Rothko Chapel
Glasstire

May 19, 2015

Expect brighter days at this Houston landmark chapel
Houston Chronicle

May 19, 2015

River Oaks Chamber Orchestra to present miniature Mahler Fourth
Houston Chronicle Lifestyle

May 13, 2015

The World’s 16 Best Free Museums
Thrillist

April 09, 2015

Texas Cooperation Circle celebrates International Women’s Day with unique art exhibit
URI North America

April 08, 2015

Rothko Chapel’s Upcoming Oscar Romero Award
La Voz

April 02, 2015

Mark Rothko Toward the Light in the Chapel, by Annie Cohen-Solal
Times Higher Education

March 30, 2015

Why Every City Needs an ‘Art Chapel’
CityLab

March 26, 2015

The Rothko Chapel and the Practice of Non-Doing
The Huffington Post

March 23, 2015

Finding Solace in Rothko’s Fields of Color
Korea Joogang Daily

March 19, 2015

Rothko Chapel Names Their New Executive Director
Houston Public Media

December 31, 2014

Radio Program about the Rothko Chapel by Stylus Radio
Boston's NPR News Station

December 18, 2014

11 Art Destinations That Double As Therapeutic Retreats
The Huffington Post

December 04, 2014

Rothko Chapel at the right time of day
Houston Chronicle

December 02, 2014

The Top 5 Classical Music Concerts of 2014
Houstonia

December 01, 2014

Rothko Chapel Interim Director Claudia Horwitz featured in People of Houston
002 Magazine

November 24, 2014

Tilda Swinton photo shoot inside the Rothko Chapel
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October 31, 2014

Going to the Chapel by Nathan Dunne
Aeon

October 16, 2014

Dancing in the moonlight: This unique party has guests seeing stars – and hand-rolled Cuban cigars
CultureMap

September 30, 2014

The quiet, quiet signs of Rothko Chapel
Houston Chronicle

August 01, 2014

13 famous Texans’ favorite places: Richard Linklater, Rothko Chapel
Texas Monthly

July 01, 2014

18 Facts That Make Houston The Best City In America
Business Insider

May 30, 2014

Tilda Swinton honored at Rothko Chapel Visionary Award gala
Houston Chronicle

January 24, 2014

Sharing Dreams: Reflecting on King, Gandhi, and Jainism at Houston’s Rothko Chapel
The Huffington Post

October 24, 2013

This time Kanye’s music will be inside the Rothko Chapel
Houston Press

June 25, 2013

Traditional folk songs aren’t lost in translation
Houston Chronicle

June 01, 2013

Tilda Swinton, Lynn Wyatt and Wes Anderson Light up Rare Rothko Chapel Fundraiser
CultureMap

April 24, 2013

Opening of Rothko Center in Daugavpils, Latvia
Reuters

February 16, 2013

Take Monday Off: Houston
The Wall Street Journal

January 11, 2013

The 46 Places to Go in 2013
The New York Times

November 20, 2012

101 Places Every Traveler Should Know
Travel + Leisure

April 14, 2012

48 Hours In: Houston
The Independent

October 01, 2011

Straight From the Art
Texas Monthly

March 01, 2011

Meditation And Modern Art Meet In Rothko Chapel
Houston NPR

press archive

November 22, 2017

Cultural Survival’s Suzanne Benally and Rothko Chapel’s David Leslie join for discussion of indigenous spirituality

November 21, 2017

Rothko Chapel to Commemorate World AIDS Day

November 13, 2017

An Interfaith Gathering at the Table, hosted by the Rothko Chapel

October 23, 2017

Rothko Chapel announces 2017 Óscar Romero Award Recipients

October 13, 2017

Shedding a Light on the Global Sex Trade and its Victims

October 12, 2017

Seeking a voice for the silenced at the Rothko Chapel

September 22, 2017

Music, art and a continued conversation about ending mass incarceration at the Rothko Chapel

September 08, 2017

Cultivating loving kindness through the Baha’i tradition after Hurricane Harvey

August 31, 2017

Reflection and Renewal after the storm at the Rothko Chapel

August 24, 2017

Strings for Peace at the Rothko Chapel

August 16, 2017

Honoring the legacy of Archbishop Óscar Romero

August 11, 2017

Rothko Chapel releases calendar for Twelve Moments through July 2018

July 06, 2017

Peace of mind for the whole family

June 29, 2017

Finding healing from vicarious trauma at the Rothko Chapel

June 27, 2017

Soundtrack for a summer evening at the Rothko Chapel

June 13, 2017

Hot summer, hotter jazz – at the Rothko Chapel

June 06, 2017

Spend the summer with the Rothko Chapel

June 02, 2017

Don’t worry, be happy

May 26, 2017

Rhythm and guidance for the year’s longest day

May 12, 2017

Explore the diverse Sufi meditative traditions

May 10, 2017

Connecting spirit and nature – for World Environment Day

April 27, 2017

Explore feminist perspectives within Islam

April 19, 2017

Site-specific music and labyrinth-inspired dance at the Rothko Chapel

April 17, 2017

Rise Above the Negativity Through Meditation

April 04, 2017

Nothing but the Sound – Loop 38 debuts work by Austrian Composer George Friedrich Haas in Houston

March 23, 2017

Striking the right chords

March 23, 2017

Meditation to Ease a Racing Mind

March 09, 2017

Investigating Criminal Justice Reform at the Rothko Chapel

February 24, 2017

Reflecting on solidarity and compassion at the Rothko Chapel

February 23, 2017

Guided meditation by Imam Mohammad Ahmad Khan

February 15, 2017

An Act of Justice: Undoing the Legacy of Mass Incarceration

February 01, 2017

A Resounding Tribute

January 23, 2017

The poetry of family at the Rothko Chapel

January 04, 2017

Begin February with Peace of Mind

December 19, 2016

Museum Experience Zone 1 returns on Saturday, January 28, 2017

December 19, 2016

A Legacy of Justice – Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. at the Rothko Chapel

December 13, 2016

Start the year off with meditation that resonates

November 29, 2016

Working Toward a Better World, Together

November 29, 2016

For Peace of Mind, Remember to Breathe

November 15, 2016

Rothko Chapel to Commemorate World AIDS Day

November 07, 2016

Finding Unity in Gratitude

October 19, 2016

Looking Inward to Better See the World

September 23, 2016

The Melody of Faith

September 13, 2016

Practicing Self-Renewal

September 05, 2016

Exploring the Intersection of Arts and Human Rights

September 01, 2016

Across the arc of time and space

August 29, 2016

Twilight Meditation at the Rothko Chapel

August 09, 2016

Presence, Patience and Love at the Rothko Chapel

July 19, 2016

Celebrate South American Culture

July 15, 2016

Rothko Chapel on the Road A contemplative space in Medellin, Colombia for museum exhibit

July 13, 2016

Meditation, with a Side of Ginger

June 28, 2016

Dance the Night Away at Rothko Chapel

June 20, 2016

Bringing it All Together

June 15, 2016

Party Like It’s 1399

June 09, 2016

Have Blanket. Will Dance.

May 26, 2016

The Rothko Chapel Wants You—to Join the Guild

May 17, 2016

Celebrate the Summer Solstice at the Rothko Chapel

April 10, 2016

Connect with Your Inner Self at the Rothko Chapel

March 03, 2016

Rothko Chapel Mourns Loss of 2015 Óscar Romero Award Recipient Berta Cáceres Human Rights Activist Cáceres Assassinated in Honduras

February 23, 2016

Confronting Inequality: Alternative Economies, Resilient Communities Public Invited to Interactive Panel Discussions March 31 – April 3 at the Rothko Chapel

February 03, 2016

Rothko Chapel’s “Broken Obelisk” Temporarily Removed for Conservation

February 01, 2016

Rothko Chapel’s “Broken Obelisk” Temporarily Removed for Conservation

January 21, 2016

Twilight Meditation at the Rothko Chapel

January 15, 2016

Twelve Moments: Experiencing Spiritual and Faith Traditions

January 13, 2016

Confronting Inequality: Alternative Economies, Resilient Communities

December 08, 2015

Start the New Year at the Rothko Chapel

December 08, 2015

Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. at the Rothko Chapel

November 18, 2015

Rejuvenate: Find Balance in the Bungalow

November 02, 2015

Houston Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

October 15, 2015

Presente: A Conversation with the 2015 Óscar Romero Awardees

October 08, 2015

Moonrise Party on the Plaza

October 04, 2015

Honoring 2015 Óscar Romero Award Recipients

September 23, 2015

The Rothko Chapel Supports HERO:  One of the Critical Human Rights Initiatives of the Decade

September 17, 2015

More than Land: Economic Development, Environmental Protection and Indigenous Rights

September 14, 2015

Moral Courage: Speaking Truth to Power

September 08, 2015

Celebrate International Day of Peace

September 04, 2015

Dispossessed and in Danger: The State of Indigenous Rights

August 24, 2015

The Rothko Chapel Honors Recently Beatified Archbishop Óscar Romero:

August 14, 2015

Public Programs at the Rothko Chapel

July 21, 2015

Ed Poullard Brings Creole Music to the Stage at the Rothko Chapel

April 14, 2015

The Rothko Chapel announces the 2015 performance lineup for Summer Sounds

April 06, 2015

The Rothko Chapel announces recipients of 2015 Óscar Romero Award

April 01, 2015

The Rothko Chapel Announces New Executive Director: David A. Leslie brings 25 years of nonprofit leadership to position

March 26, 2015

Rothko Chapel presents Journey of the Universe, Film Screening and Dialogue

February 04, 2015

The Rothko Chapel presents two programs around the work of Dr. Gene Sharp

January 30, 2015

Commemorate International Women’s Day at the Rothko Chapel

January 15, 2015

In celebration of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.‘s Birthday, the Rothko Chapel presents a concert with Freedom Singer Ruth Mae Harris

October 15, 2014

The Rothko Chapel Hosts Torture Discussion on Nov. 13

September 29, 2014

The Rothko Chapel Announces Interim Executive Director

September 06, 2014

Rothko Chapel Offers Six-Week Meditation Course on Mindfulness and Contemplation “Rejuvenate: Find Balance in a Bungalow”

September 01, 2014

Rothko Chapel Hosts Second Annual Moonrise Party on the Plaza Fundraiser