ART AND THE CITY: JAY SHINN

ART AND THE CITY: JAY SHINN

This past September, Jay Shinn and HAA completed the installation of Shinn’s two new permanent light-based works in Bush Intercontinental Airport Terminal D. A few months ago, Shinn spoke with HAA Collection Coordinator Alex Irrera over the phone to discuss his practice and the new enormous, shifting, and mesmerizing pieces. Click through to read their conversation.

SUNDAY FUNDAY: WASHINGTON AVENUE ARTS DISTRICT

SUNDAY FUNDAY: WASHINGTON AVENUE ARTS DISTRICT

Hello there! I’m Janine Arostique, proud Houstonian and current Communications Intern at Houston Arts Alliance. In our new weekly series, Sunday Funday: Houston Cultural Districts, I will be posting some fun (and hopefully new!) things to do in a specific area of Houston. First on the list – the Washington Avenue Arts District.

MEET THE 2016 FOLK ARTS FELLOWSHIP RECIPIENTS

MEET THE 2016 FOLK ARTS FELLOWSHIP RECIPIENTS

Houston Arts Alliance is pleased to announce the 2016 Individual Artist Grant Folk Arts Fellowship recipients. The Individual Artists Folk Arts Fellowship (IAG – FAF) supports master artists in their efforts to preserve an artistic tradition as a living legacy for their community by helping them to pass their knowledge and skills on to a qualified and competent apprentice/s.