July 15th 2020
Local Houston artist, podcast host, and film maker MoNique LeRoux is currently filming a docuseries in Houston, Texas. Narrated, directed and produced by MoNique, she travels the city as an underground artist to tell the stories of many multi-level career artists continuing to create amid COVID-19, Economic downfall & a country divided in Houston, Texas, USA. From painting out of their living rooms, doing pop-up art shows, and festivals to having a studio space in differing areas of the city. Each artist has their own story to how they got started in the city of Houston as artists and we will visit some of those locations and see how they are managing the mess, that is, 2020
April 8th 2020
MoNique LeRoux seizes the opportunity to evelvate local Houston artists visibility via a social media trend called the #DontRushChallenge. With 10 other artists, she challenged to a paint brush relay, then edited, directed, and produced the short video herself. Initially posted to Facebook, within the first hour it had 400 views, the first 24 hours, 1.8kviews and first week 3.8k views and still counting.
April 6th 2020
MoNique LeRoux is interveiwed about her art and the daily mantra and movement, "Stop Doing Things You Don't Like. She joins Vince Pryor for the 2018 Project Podcast and "The Pryor Thought" Live Broadcast
September 20th 2019
MoNique LeRoux's First Solo Show, "My Language" was held at the Chrysalis in Housotn, Texas in her Escapist mentorship program under the supervison of internationally and locally known professional career artist John Ross Palmer
The Exhibiton included over 60 pieces of newly produced works all created by LeRoux in 2019. A first ever in escapist history, with a world premiere viewing of her self produced documenary covering her experience in the mentorship program titled, "The 2019 Escapist Experience: MoNique LeRoux.
Finally at the growing demand and popularity, LeRoux wowed the crowd with a LIVE Fire & Resin Painting performance.
"Houston's ONLY Fire & Resin Artist."
Launches the Podcast,
"Perspective of an Artist" with MoNique LeRoux
June 5th 2019
MoNique LeRoux featured in the Houston TX magazine "Voyage Houston". LeRoux covers, her career moves, her business and of course her passion for art.
On May 4th 2019
Mo LeRoux performed her first ever Live Abstract Expressionism resin & Fire painting technique in front of a live audience. The video was released on YouTube with very real and raw emotional explaination of this experience and her artistic chemistry and fire filled technique. "May the Torch be with You" SOLD before LeRoux actually completed the live performance.
Feb 23rd 2019
Mo LeRoux attends the Dream Scholarship Art Show as a featured artist and supporter of the scholarship fund. Bisong Art Gallery in Houston, Texas hosted this event
Feb 8th 2019
Mo LeRoux becomes a certified Texas State VASE (Visual Arts Scholastic Event) Art Juror. Region 4 & More!
Pictured Left to Right: Mentor & Artist: John Ross Palmer, Mentor Ryan Lindsey, Cynthia, MoNique LeRoux! Matt, Lindsey, Harris County Commisioner Pct. 2 Adrian Garcia
Jan 27th 2019
Mo LeRoux has her Escapist Initiation with local Non-Profit Art Launch, sponsored by HEB and guest Speaker Adrian Garcia of Houston Commissioner. A One Year Mentorship & Residency with local Artist: John Ross Palmer
March 18th 2017
LeRoux explains to imItsArt Magazine her particular style of art, where her inspiration comes from and how she feels her work is a reflection of herself, her emotions and unqiue style.