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Post date: Aug 8, 2013
And then...there were four! Hello Everyone! My name is Ariel Jones and I am the new Manager of Marketing and Membership at Fresh Arts. As a self-proclaimed theatre nerd, I like dogs, reading, and long walks on the beach (courtesy of my Match.com profile). I am fresh out of grad school and ready to get down and dirty helping out arts organizations in the area. I have been running all...
Post date: Aug 6, 2013
 Hello, friends! We have some exciting news for you—something we’ve been trying to keep under wraps a while longer—but frankly, we’re too excited about it to keep it a secret anymore. So, here goes! During the strategic planning process (which kept us very busy for the last several months), the Fresh Arts staff dug through the programs and services of countless arts service...
Post date: Jul 30, 2013
Greetings! I'm Caroline Barba, and I am the new Administrations and Operations Assistant at Fresh Arts.  As I enter the working world, I could not pick a better place to start than right here at 2101 Winter Street, Houston, TX. I'm excited to discover the Houston art scene, support local artists with their artistic endeavors, and work with the dynamic duo that is Jenni and Sarah....
Post date: Jul 25, 2013
 Hello! My name is Alexander Coco and I am the new intern at Fresh Arts. Here at Fresh Arts we remain committed to providing essential resources to artists living in and around the Houston area. Many artists are uninsured or underinsured and are unaware of the availability of low income and sliding scale clinics in their neighborhood. To this end, we have compiled a database of sliding-...
Post date: Jun 20, 2013
  Why, hellooooo there!   We know we've been fairly quiet as we work out the details following the merger between Fresh Arts Coalition and Spacetaker, but we assure you there's been a LOT going on under the hood as we prepare for the full roll-out of the "new" Fresh Arts. Over the last year, we've engaged in a great deal of research and have undertaken a thorough strategic...
Post date: Apr 30, 2013
In asking our art community about its most pressing issues, one of the topics we hear reiterated over and over again is that of affordable healthcare and health insurance. As we've come across resources applicable to those we serve, we have endeavored to share them.  However, as we've dug a little deeper, we realize we've had some misconceptions about some of the healthcare...
Post date: Dec 11, 2012
Hello everyone!  As many of you know, our current exhibition, Projection & Amplification by multimedia artist Sandy Ewen closes this Friday, December 14th.  Join us for a closing reception beginning at 8pm featuring Sandy's collaborative performance group, Architects of Cinema. Born in Toronto, Canada, Sandy received a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Texas...
Post date: Nov 20, 2012
In praise of makers: Where Houston artists become artisansREAD THE FULL ARTICLE HERE. BY NANCY WOZNY11.17.12 | 12:00 pmIt all started with a red lace dress. "Where did you get that?" I asked Houston Ballet dancer Jordan Reed. "I made it," she replied.Immediate jealousy set it. Reed is not only a gorgeous dancer, but a successful entrepreneur...
Post date: Nov 12, 2012
 Born in Chile, Carlos Pozo traveled widely in his childhood, exposed to the varied cultures of Iran, Iraq and Europe.  Having a background in architecture informs his silkscreen prints, collages, drawings, and digital images.  Inspired by his work and studies, Pozo's detailed works are intricate and graphic. For WHAM, Pozo will be displaying his abstract...
Post date: Nov 8, 2012
The upcoming Winter Holiday Art Market (November 16-18, 2012) features some of Houston's most talented artists and artisans! Today we feature Jennifer Wagner's uniquely modern jewelry. Jennifer employs traditional materials like copper, leather, brass, beads, and brightly colored thread to create utterly contemporary and wearable pieces of jewelry. Her necklaces, earrings, and...

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