Fresh Arts is pleased to host the first of two Sawyer Yard’s summertime block parties the
JUNE BLOCK PARTY: Friday, June 30, 2017 | 5-9pm
JULY BLOCK PARTY: Friday, July 28, 2017 | 5-9pm
@ Sawyer Yards creative campus
On Friday, June 30th the studio buildings will be open to the public from 5-9pm where guests can tour each of the buildings, visit artists in their workspace and buy art.
Visitors to the #SummerSeries will experience a variety of artworks including - paintings, sculpture, ceramics, glass, mosaic, photography, mixed media, apparel and jewelry. Art lovers will be treated to museum quality artists, many of them represented by local and nationwide galleries.
In addition to impressive artwork, there will be live music, food trucks, and an opportunity to win a $50 certificate, redeemable at Sawyer Yards, by participating in our scavenger hunt!
Guests will also be treated to summer cocktails sponsored by Holler Brewing Co., Deep Eddy and Topo Chico.
Admission is free and open to the public.
Participating spaces include:
Winter Street Studios - 2101 Winter St.
Silver Street - 2000 Edwards St.
The Silos on Sawyer - 1502 Sawyer St.
Summer Street Studios - 2204 Summer St.
Holler Brewing Co.
Deep Eddy Vodka
Texas Commission on the Arts
2017 #SummerSeries is powered by:
Washington Avenue Arts District
The Artists at Sawyer Yards
Sawyer Yards is a creative campus spanning 40 acres of industrial warehouses near downtown, in Houston's Historic First Ward neighborhood. Densely occupied by art studios, galleries, restaurants, unique fitness concepts, breweries and a public art plaza, this area has become an important local arts and entertainment destination. In addition to major art openings and recurring markets, Sawyer Yards regularly hosts public programs in partnership with the Washington Avenue Arts District- a state recognized cultural district boasting the largest population of working artists in the country.