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Featured Artists for AAPI Heritage Month

Beyond the Peaceful Sea is where their journeys begin. Three artists from different paths, contrasting cultures, and distinctive disciplines, but the stars have transported them together to Space City. Read the colorful perspectives of their creative worlds. Photo by Pratik Naik R’Bonney Nola Instagram: @rbonneynola R'Bonney Nola is an eco-conscious fashion designer and textile artist from Houston, TX. Having studied Fashion Design and Fibers at UNT, she merges the art of textiles and apparel…

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Your Guide to May

Temperatures are rising, graduates have their caps and gowns, which can only mean that May is here. Call us biased, but summertime in Houston is special. Astros baseball is in full swing, pools and splash pads are filled with grownups and kids, and the days are long and sometimes lazy. As we gear up for summer, there are plenty of ways to pass the time in H-Town. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Historic Market Square…

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Art Car Parade rolls into H-Town

What: The 35th Annual Art Car Parade Where: Downtown. See parade route When: April 7-10, 2022 Cost: Free You don’t need a museum to see some incredible works of art during the 35th annual Houston Art Car Parade Weekend, April 7-10. With more than 250 cars, bikes and just about anything else on wheels, the Houston event boasts entries from across the United States, Mexico, and Canada, making it the largest Art Car Parade in the world. View this post on Instagram…

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Your Guide to April

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Official Flicks (@official.flicks) Harlem Globetrotters April 1, 9, 2022 For the ultimate in fun and family entertainment, head to the Harlem Globetrotters at NRG Park. The Globetrotters are coming to Houston and doing what they do best, basketball wizardry mixed with ankle-breaking moves, and of course, slam dunks. Everyone will laugh at the hijinks and hilarity that ensues with every play. Tickets…

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Your Guide to February

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Discovery Green® (@discoverygreen) Mosaic Music Lounge Feb. 1 – 25 Last call for Mosaic Music Lounge sponsored by PNC Bank. The sensory experience at Discovery Green will run weekends until Feb. 25. Starting at 6 p.m., kick off your weekend on the Hess Deck overlooking gorgeous mosaic lights and sculptures while you sip on one of the creative craft cocktails offered. DJ Sun curates the roster of…

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Black History: Art in Houston

Houston has one of the most active and vibrant art scenes in the country, and thanks to the city’s status as the most diverse in the nation, we enjoy works by artists from a variety of backgrounds. Some have a formal education in particular medium, while others are completely self-taught. Whether it’s oil or acrylic paintings, statues made from recyclable materials or photographs of real life, the vast array of options satisfies Houston’s insatiable appetite for visual art. View…

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The City's Vibrant Black Culture Livens Up H-Town

In February we celebrate Black History Month, a time to reflect on the contributions African Americans have made to this country in the fields of science, history, politics and entertainment to name a few. BHM is also a moment to celebrate the vibrant Black culture right here in the city of Houston. To aid in your celebration, we have curated a list of 28 museums, Black-owned businesses and restaurants for you to visit over the course of the 28 days in February. Enjoy! View this…

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Your Guide to October in Houston

The month of October could quite possibly be the best time of year in Houston. The weather has cooled off and outdoor activities abound. Check out our list of great things to do in October in Houston, and get started making memories with your loved ones. Photo by Michael Tamul Kemah Boardwalk Craft Beer Fest Oct. 2, 2 – 5 p.m. Craft brews and good views are served up at the Kemah Boardwalk Craft Beer Festival. Sample over 72 craft beers from over 24 breweries including local favorites like 8th…

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​​Hispanic Heritage Month Artists Q&A

Hispanic Heritage Month was created as a celebration to recognize the positive impact that Hispanic Americans have left on our country. This rings true when it comes to Houstonians, where they are entrenched in one of the closest cities to our southern neighbors. The roots of these artists run deeper than the river that divides the land. Their dreams become realities and their cultures transcribed into their work. The styles are different, but the messages are still identical. Now it is time to…

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​​Underground Art Round-Up

Saddle up and strap down your hunting boots because we are about to round up the top underground art destinations in Houston that most people don’t even know exist. Yes, H-Town is big and vast so you kind of have to be in the know to hunt down these locations. Don’t stress, we are here to share the treasures of our local artists and you’ll be glad you stuck around. Without further ado, here is the list of Houston’s prime art adventures and locations. Photo by Shelley Vi Seismique Have you ever…

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