Who We Are

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!


The mission of the Arts District is to highlight and advance the unique cultural offerings of the area through marketing, promotion and special projects.

The Team

The Washington Avenue Arts District is a 501c3 non-profit organization made up of dedicated volunteers and board members representing area residents, artists, developers and business owners.

Public Documents

If you would like to take a look at our financial statements, please email info@artsdistricthouston.com.

Support the Washington Avenue Arts District

Donate today to help in our mission to support local artists.

All contributions, large or small, make a difference. The Washington Avenue Arts District is a nonprofit arts organization. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.