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Looking to kill a couple of hours in Avenida Houston? Aside from the delicious dining options like the award-winning Kulture or Xochi, there are several things to do during a 1-2 hour break in the area. Find your inner kid at Discovery Green and breeze through pinwheels at GUST: Celebrating a Decade of Discovery , ending March 20. Lunchtime can be a real treat with Blues & More at the Brown !... Read More »
There’s nothing quite like the resilience of Houston. Neighbors helping neighbors. Strangers helping Strangers. Everyone coming together as one community. One year after Hurricane Harvey, Houston’s own Sarah Fisher reflects on the amazing people who lent a helping hand in a time of need through a larger-than-life sized artwork. “To commemorate the magnanimity of... Read More »
Houston First Corporation (HFC) and OUTFRONT Media announced the launch of the “Sky Art” project, an elevated art experience across the city’s skyline. Utilizing outdoor space, the project will feature custom designs by local artists that authentically celebrate Houston. “Our collaboration with OUTFRONT Media is the perfect opportunity for us to celebrate our local arts... Read More »
Over a month after Hurricane Harvey swept across southeast Texas, many of Houston’s premier performing arts venues like Jones Hall, the Alley and Wortham Theaters are still out of commission. Just as they were entering the height of their season, members of the Houston Grand Opera found themselves forced to relocate, undone by 14 feet of floodwater throughout their beautiful facility.... Read More »
Given the requirement of the word "H-Town," local graffiti artist GONZO247 completed his third art piece in Avenida Houston between the entrance doors to the Hampton Inn / Homewood Suites conjoined hotels.  "My goal is to create a look that people from all walks of life can identify with, [so when] someone from one part of the globe is visiting the city and sees the wall, they... Read More »
As Houston nears the milestone date of December 16, 51 days until Super Bowl LI, Avenida Houston is finishing up many of the final exterior updates. The largest outdoor art piece, Wings Over Water, has finally added its last feather and will be ready for show on Friday.  “The connection between avian and human migration reflects Houston’s diverse population, but also the idea that... Read More »