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WASHINGTON AVENUE ARTS DISTRICT

About the District
Texas’ largest creative community

The Washington Avenue Arts District is a state recognized cultural district in Houston. Already the District is home to several converted warehouse studio buildings. This complex houses over 300 studios of artists and creative entrepreneurs, as well as vast amounts of exhibition and event space. Because of this unique congregation of creative space, the District boasts what is believed to be the highest concentration of working artists in the United States!

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#HTownHoods | The Silos at Sawyer Yards

“If creativity and interactive art piques your interest, a trip
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Urban Eats hosts local art, artist reception

Mitch Cohen interviews MaryAnn Lucas about her exciting art opening
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Houston’s Best Negroni Week Food And Drink

Washington Arts District participates in Negroni Week in Houston! From
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Winter Street Studio Tour with Fresh Arts

“This summer join Fresh Arts for an intimate look at
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Spring Biannual Art Opening

“Join the artists of Sawyer Yards for the Spring Biannual
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Best Birdhouses Ever – This Earth Day Art Fest Shows Off Unique Creations

“The Spring Biannual Art Sale & Stroll unfurls on Saturday,
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Drone captures the action as Houston artists celebrate World Art Day in a big way

“To celebrate World Art Day today (April 15) and the
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Houston “From Space to Field” The Silos at Sawyer Yards

“The Silos at Sawyer Yards are slightly eerie. More than
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Mac and Cheese Fest will offer up samples of the best in Houston this weekend

“Dig out your stretchy carb-eatin’ pants, Houstonians, there is a
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