Canstruction Houston, Inc.

800 Capitol St Houston, TX 77010
  • Presented By: Canstruction Houston
  • Dates: November 6, 2021 - November 14, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Understory
  • Address: 800 Capitol St
  • Phone: (712) 331-7883
  • Price: FREE
  • Admission: FREE
  • Area of Town: Downtown
  • Free Admission: Yes

September 1, 2021 (HOUSTON) – Canstruction Houston, Inc. announces the 2021 Canstruction® event, benefiting the Houston Food Bank, and hosted by the Understory of Downtown Houston. Saturday, November 6, will be the official build date for this unique art exhibition. Houston’s top architects, engineers, designers, contractors, and students across the Greater Houston area will be submitting their designs to showcase their talents and creativity. These sculptures, constructed entirely of unopened canned food, will be on display for the public to enjoy.Our Kick-Off Event will commence on Monday, October 18 with the winner of our 2020 Virtual Competition, Heights Venture Architecture + Design, demonstrating their artistic talents with a sneak preview to what can be expected from our Competition that will officially take place on November 6 through November 14. Designs will range from replicas of iconic Houston landmarks to popular locations around the globe to favorite characters in pop culture and will be on display. Visitors are encouraged to donate to the project through the event website or by dropping off non-perishable cans of food to The Understory at Bank of America Tower in Downtown Houston. All submissions will also be featured online and through social media channels for public viewing and voting of Public Favorite.

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