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Nondenominational space filled with Rothko artwork
Even if you aren't religious, this chapel is a must-see. Mark Rothko was commissioned to create 14 original pieces which give the space the serenity and aesthetic peace that his paintings are famous for.

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1409 Sul Ross St
Houston, TX 77006
Montrose

(713) 524-9839
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  •   Giving Pause
    texbearjoe ·

    May 17, 2010

    A wonderful museum space devoted to almost totally black (with hints of purples) paintings by renowned US Artist Mark Rothko. A combination of the monochromatic interior and the volume of the space itself provides a contradictory acceleration towards a moment of rest and contemplation. I'm not a "spiritual" person, so seeing it once or twice was enough to get the feel of the place, but well worth a visit.
  •   A Quiet Sanctuary
    rrrich7 ·

    January 30, 2010

    A non-denominational spiritual space in the Montrose.
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