This summer join Fresh Arts for an intimate look at the artists of Sawyer Yards, Houston’s largest, most eclectic group of artists and makers. Beginning this May, visitors can explore the creative campus’ through five monthly guided tours and featured artist talks. Learn the history of the Sawyer Yards’ repurposed artist warehouses and spend the afternoon discovering an extensive selection of painting, sculpture, jewelry, photography, clothing, textiles, printmaking, mixed media and more. It’s a laid back way to meet some talented artists, explore the Washington Avenue Arts District, and maybe find a treasure or two!
Summer at Sawyer Yards Art Tours are presented by Fresh Arts and held in conjunction with Sawyer Yards’ monthly Second Saturday open studio events.
All studio tours begin promptly at 3pm and are FREE with registration.
WHEN: Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 3PM?
WHERE: 2101 Winter Street, Houston, TX 77007?
COST: Free with registration https://www.eventbrite.com/e/summer-at-sawyer-yards-art-tour-featuring-winter-street-studios-tickets-34377144966?
2:30pm: Private Artist Cocktail event**
3pm: Winter Street Studios Art Tour (1 hour)?
Featuring artist talks with Winter Street Studio artists
**2:30pm cocktail event is exclusively for Fresh Arts Members..
Fresh Arts' Membership Program is designed to cultivate meaningful relationships between artists and arts organizations and those businesses and patrons who support their endeavors.
Join us all summer long for more FREE art tours!
Second Saturdays at Sawyer Yards @ Silver Street Studios
3pm Discover Silver Street Studio Tour
Second Saturdays at Sawyer Yards @ the Silos
3pm Discover the Silos Studio Tour
Second Saturdays at Sawyer Yards @ Spring Street Studios
3pm Discover Spring Street Studio Tour
ABOUT WASHINGTON AVENUE ARTS DISTRICT
The Washington Avenue Arts District is a state recognized cultural district in Houston, TX. Already, the District is home to several converted warehouse studio buildings which house 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 all of Texas! The area is also home to many individual artists’ residences, studios, and arts-focused institutions such as Crockett Elementary, an award winning fine arts school and MECA, a multicultural arts education center.
The Washington Avenue Arts District is a 501c3 non-profit organization.
ABOUT FRESH ARTS
Located inside the Washington Avenue Arts District, Fresh Arts is a 501(c)3 organization committed to the growth of a thriving, innovative, and diverse arts sector in Houston. We enhance Houston's art community by promoting local artists and arts organizations and creating meaningful connections between artists, arts organizations, and patrons of the arts. WWW.FRESHARTS.ORG