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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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Silos make fun site for art installation

Some artists dream of showing their work in white boxes.
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Performania: Drama with or without a Theater

  “It’s not that hard to turn a space into
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Interdisciplinary gallery opens in arts district

  The Washington Avenue Arts District is believed to have
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Repurposed Rice Silos Play Host to Mysterious, Surreal World

  A woman on a swing, laughing, as balloons rise
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OLD RICE SILOS TRANSFORMED INTO CONTEMPORARY ART SPACE

  HOUSTON (KTRK) — In the Washington Avenue Arts District,
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Arts District Accepts Mayor’s Proud Partner Award

31st Annual Mayor’s Proud Partner Awards Honor Winners Whose Projects
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Where Art Happens In Houston: Washington Avenue Arts District

Washington Avenue Arts District featured in the first issue of
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