The Gite Gallery Brings Cuban Art to Houston

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Lloyd Gite’s gallery in the Third Ward features art from Africa and the African diaspora. Since October 2015, his collection has included a large number of paintings from Cuba. That year, the Obama administration loosened restrictions on trade and travel within the Communist island state. Gite went with a travel group for “educational activities.” But

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Cuba Photo Gallery

cuban mother and son

With gorgeous beaches, stunning architecture, and a colorful landscape, Cuba is a fascinating place. The people are friendly, the food is delicious, and the music is intoxicating. Lloyd Gite and photographer Marguerite Siebenhoven spent a few days in Cuba capturing the beauty of the island nation. Enjoy these photos and music by Cuban artist Alex Cuba (view full

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Nina Greer, the owner of Historical Dream, recently held a pop-up shop at The Gite Gallery. She sells t-shirts, tote bags, jewelry, and mugs with the images of historical figures printed on them. Some of the historical figures are Phyllis Wheatley, Chief Sitting Bull, Frederick Douglass, Wong Chin Foo, and Crispus Attucks. CLICK HERE FOR

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