Brent Houzenga- Your Antenna
Your Antenna, Mixed Media, Spray Paint, 17x33inches,
Brent Houzenga is New Orleans-based painter and musician originally from Fulton, IL. Houzenga earned his B.A. in printmaking from Western Illinois University and his MFA at the University of New Orleans in 2017. Houzenga's art has graced the walls of galleries across the country and globe. His show "Fire Department" at the Dubuque Museum of Art in Dubuque, Iowa, was exhibited beside one of America’s most treasured artists, Grant Wood. In 2012 he was commissioned to paint a portrait for Matthew McConaughey's personal collection.
Houzenga's work has been featured in publications such as Time Out Chicago, Art and Art Galleries of the South, Art+Design New Orleans, as well as the Rizzoli book Stickers: From Punk Rock to Contemporary Art. In 2021 his work appeared on the cover of Primordial, a comic published by Image comics. His work will appear on the cover of Stranger Things in 2023, published by Dark Horse comics. He is the subject of the independent documentary film Brent Houzenga: Hybrid Pioneer.