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Carya Quartet Pop Up

Carya Quartet Pops Up at Honey Art Cafe with Piazzolla and Smith

The Carya String Quartet (Eugeniu Cheremoush and Laura Cividino, violins, Rainey Weber, viola, and Ed Harper, cello) has announced a Pop Up concert at Honey Art Cafe (3516 South Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77098) on Friday, August 17th at 8:00pm. This free concert will preview some of the music the Carya Quartet will be performing during their inaugural season of community concerts in the Greater Houston Area and provide an opportunity for Houstonians to learn about their education programs, all while enjoying the in-house desserts and beverages crafted at Honey Art Cafe. 


The performance will include music by University of Houston Professor Rob Smith and Argentinian composer Astor Piazzolla. Free. 8:00 pm, Friday, August 17th, Honey Art Cafe (3516 South Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77098). More information at www.caryaquartet.org and www.honeyartcafe.com


When:
Aug 17, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
8:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Friday Time & Price:
8:00, Free
Location:

Fall Class Sampler & Open House

Sample an Adult Dance or Art Class

Sample an Adult Dance or Art Class
Sample a FREE adult dance class, or try one of our adult visual arts classes at our Fall Class Sampler and Open House. 

Ceramic and Art Studio Open House   18+ Yrs

3:00 PM-3:30 PM Wheelthrowing Demonstration Ceramic Studio 7
3:45 PM-4:15 PM Handbuilding Demonstration Ceramic Studio 7
4:30 PM-5:00 PM Wheelthrowing Demonstration Ceramic Studio 7
2:30 PM-3:00 PM Beginning Drawing Demonstration Art Studio 6
3:15 PM-3:45 PM Beginning Watercolor Demonstration Art Studio 6
4:00 PM-4:30 PM Beading & Wire Wrapping Demonstration Art Studio 6


Sample a Dance Class   Teen/Adult

2:30 PM-3:00 PM Intro to Ballet
3:15 PM-3:45 PM  Jazz/Hip Hop Class
4:00 PM-4:30 PM Contemporary/Lyrical
4:30 PM-5:00 PM Flamenco

When:
Aug 19, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
2:00 pm

WHAM 2018



One part curated festival, one part holiday party, equals all kinds of fun!



JOIN FRESH ARTS in celebrating the 13th anniversary of our Winter Holiday Art Market:  November 16-18, 2018 at Winter Street Studios.

This year, WHAM will bring together Houston's most talented local artists and kick off the holiday season with an exclusive "Ugly Sweater" themed Preview Party and Happy Hour on Friday, November 16th from 6:00 to 10:00pm, and resume on Saturday, November 17th at 11:00am until 8:00pm and Sunday, November 18th from 11:00am to 4:00pm.  


Please subscribe to our WHAM newsletter HERE for event updates.





-WHAM FRIDAY NIGHT PREVIEW + UGLY SWEATER PARTY-

Early shopping access, open bar + lite bites, and festive live entertainment,  
Free parking. 
Ugly Sweater attire encouraged! 

Friday, November 16, 6 - 10pm   //   Ticketed entry

Early bird admission:  $15 (online before 11/15) //  $25 at the door 

** FREE ENTRY for Fresh Arts Members **

Saturday and Sunday are free and open to the public. 








WINTER HOLIDAY ART MARKET 
-WEEKEND HOURS-

Food for sale from local vendors, complimentary beverages all weekend long, live music, and artist demonstrations. 
FREE entry, TAX FREE shopping + FREE parking.

Saturday, November 17, 11am - 8pm   //   Free entry + Tax Free shopping!
Sunday, November 18, 11am - 4pm   //  Free entry + Tax Free shopping!




-WHAM EVENT LOCATION-
Winter Street Studios, 2nd floor
2101 Winter Street, Houston, TX 77007


PARKING MAP






-2018 WHAM ARTISTS-


Call for WHAM Artists NOW OPEN

Application portal closes August 26, 2018 at 11:59am


MORE INFO



            


 

WHAM 2018 Jury of art experts:

Jacob Spacek  (BlueOrange Art Gallery), and others TBD.








Since its launch in 2006, WHAM has generated over $1,000,000 for hundreds of local artists and continues to grow as an important venue for Houston's creative economy.



WHAM is a program of Fresh Arts, a 501(c)3 organization that champions local artists and creative entrepreneurs to succeed in the business of art.

In its mission to provide local artists access to economic development and opportunities to support their professional growth, Fresh Arts (formerly Spacetaker) has hosted the Winter Holiday Art Market (WHAM) annually since 2006.  Fresh Arts personally invites local gallerists, interior designers, boutique and shop owners, and gift shop buyers to WHAM to help foster relationships between participating artists and those entities able to market and sell their work year-round. 


When:
Nov 16, 2018 to Nov 18, 2018
Cost:
Preview Party tickets start at $15, Weekend Market days are FREE and open to the public.
Time:
6:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Friday Time & Price:
Friday, November 16, 6 - 10pm
Saturday Time & Price:
Saturday, November 17, 11am - 8pm
Sunday Time & Price:
Sunday, November 18, 11am - 4pm

Archway Gallery 10th Annual Juried Art Show Benefits Rescue Bank


During the dog days of summer, and as part of its 10th Annual Juried Art Show, Archway Gallery is partnering with Rescue Bank, a Signature Program of GreaterGood.org, which collects and delivers donated pet food and supplies to the animal rescue community through its regional affiliates. Proceeds from the open-show, which welcomes artists from south and central Texas, will benefit Rescue Bank. Archway Gallery is also seeking donations of pet food during the month, which will be donated to area shelters through the Rescue Bank network.      

When:
Jul 17, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
11:00 am
Tuesday Time & Price:
Free
Location:
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She's A Sweet Heart but That Girl is For Sale

Live Social Art Showcase

It is a privilege to invite you to participate at the 5th Annual Jamerson Art Exhibition by buying an exhibition stall, each stall costs $20,000 and an usher will be assigned to you for the duration of the Exhibition. This event will be held at 11503 Gladefield Drive Houston, texas 77099, from the 23rd to the 24th of June 2018. The exhibit will begin at 10:00 am and end at 5:00 each day.

This upcoming event is organized for the benefit of individuals of families who wish to explore and find new artworks and it also gives the artists, art dealers and sponsors a chance to network.

We at Jamerson's Arts would appreciate your participation and with your participation We Will Hold A Fundraiser for the Kids to Receive school supplies. Please share and invite your friends and family with you .

*Fun Art Specials This weekend.

Respectfully Yours,

Will Jamerson

When:
Jun 23, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
1:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Saturday Time & Price:
01:00 pm 25.00 Raffle
Sunday Time & Price:
01:00 pm 25.00 Raffle
Location:

Origins Phase 1

Pay What You Can Class and Showing with Group Acorde

Group Acorde is excited to welcome Jennifer Mabus as a guest teacher and choreographer to phase 1 of our project, Origins. Come take a contemporary class to live music with her and/or watch an excerpt of the work that she is creating on the company. The piece is a new collaboration between Jennifer, our guest visual artist Andre Amaral, and our artists. In addition to a performance, the showing is an opportunity to meet the artists and learn more about the company's unique process. The full piece will be part of Origins, to be performed January 10-12, 2019 at MATCHBOX 1. 


Details:
Friday, July 13 at METdance Company & Center
6:30-8pm-Pay what you can class
8pm-Group Acorde showing-$15(tickets: http://www.groupacorde.org/origins1)
Class participants pay $10
Wine and snacks reception to follow the showing. 

*Generously donating the space for the event
Phase 1 of Origins is made possible by the generosity of Anna B Mccullough and the Community Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts Kerry Lynch and Dean Slocum Charitable Fund
Art work and graphic design by Andre Amaral
When:
Jul 13, 2018
Cost:
$15.00
Time:
6:30 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Friday Time & Price:
6:30pm Class: Pay What You Can, 8:00pm Showing $15.00

Mindful Moments for Parents and Families

Mindful Moments for Parents and Families

Mindful Moments for Parents and Families

Every family member will benefit from a one-hour meditation session led by Dawn Mountain’s educator Simon Woodage at Mindful Moments for Parents and Families on Wednesday, July 11 at 12:00 p.m.. inside the Chapel. Woodage, a sought-after youth and family educator in Houston, will share simple tools to promote mindfulness and full attention in the present moment.  Pay-what-you-can with a suggested donation of $10.00 per person. Rothko Chapel is located in the heart of Montrose at 3900 Yupon at Sul Ross Street, Houston, TX 77006.  (713) 524-9839

When:
Jul 11, 2018
Cost:
$10 donation
Time:
12:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Wednesday Time & Price:
12:00 p.m. $10.00
Location:
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Crimson Vagabond Roadshow

Come out and RAQ with us!

A wild band of performers, musicians and artists who come together to create a tantalizing exhibit to delight all of your senses! An event curated to inspire with live music,fusion, folk & belly dance performances, music & dance workshops, vendors, drum jam, after party and so much more. There is certain to be something for everyone and you are guaranteed to leave with a smile!

This year we would like to welcome our Roadshow special guest, Ava Fleming!!! We are also featuring workshops from some Texas Raq Stars, Raphaella Lua - Belly Dance Instructor & Choreographer, Jam Boss Mr.B of Arcadia TX & The Hands of Fatima.

6th Annual Crimson Vagabond Roadshow
September 7, 8 & 9, 2018, Houston, TX

When:
Sep 7, 2018 to Sep 9, 2018
*Friday September 7, 2018 @ 7:30pmLive Music & Dancing*Saturday September 8, 2018Dance Workshops @ Dauntless Dance and Movement-10am- 12pm Delicately Strong Drum Solo w/ Ava Fleming-1pm - 3pm Improv Delight w/ Ava FlemingDrum Workshops @ Matchouston.org-10am -12pm Intermediate Doumbek w/ Jam Boss Mr.B of Arcadia TX-1pm-3pm Bonfire Jam w/ The Hands of FatimaSaturday Evening Roadshow MATCH - Midtown Arts & Theater Center Houston-6:30pm Doors-7:00pm ShowcaseAfter Party @ 10pm*Sunday September 9, 2018Dance Workshops @ Dauntless Dance-10am-12pm Wheel of Emotion w/ Raphaella Lua - Belly Dance Instructor & Choreographer
Cost:
$10-$60
Time:
7:30 pm to 12:06 pm
Friday Time & Price:
7:30pm $12
Saturday Time & Price:
Workshops 10am-12pm; 1pm-3pm $60 Roadshow 6:30pm $25
Sunday Time & Price:
Workshop 10am-12pm $60
Location:

INDEPENDENCE HEIGHTS ARTIST RESOURCE INFO SESSION


Join Fresh Arts and the Independence Heights Redevelopment Council for an info session on local resources to help support your artistic business and community art projects. 


Monday, June 25
6:00-7:00pm
Independence Heights Community Center
603 E. 35th Street, Houston, TX 77022

Free and open to the public


When:
Jun 25, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Monday Time & Price:
6:00-7:00PM // Free
General Categories: 
Event Type: 

Glass Etching Craft Workshop

Make Something Special at our DIY Art & Craft Classes.

Pop Shop America
Glass Etching Art Class
Friday, June 22nd 7-9:30pm
at Art Cellar Houston
1460 Eldridge Pkwy, #120
Houston, TX 77077

Everyone loves glass and uses it for a million different purposes. Now you can customize and make your own in this stylish craft workshop by Pop Shop America. You will get to make a set of pint glasses, wine glasses or glass vases etched to perfection. You can choose your favorite logo or you can choose your initials. You can even free draw your own image and etch that! The options are endless!

Find out More & Sign Up Here: http://bit.ly/2JMoI6B

When:
Jun 22, 2018
Cost:
$35
Time:
7:00 pm
Friday Time & Price:
7pm - 9pm $35
General Categories: 
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PO BOX 66494
Houston, TX 77266-6494


713.868.1839


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