State of Arts & Economy (Houston)


October 20, 2017 11:00 am – 1:30 pm


Houston, TX

About the Event:

Learn about the impact the arts and our cultural institutions have on Houston at the State of Arts & Economy. Enjoy this very special collaboration between the Greater Houston Partnership and the Houston Arts Alliance with featured performances by Apollo String Quartet, Poet Laureate Deborah Mouton, and maybe a surprise or two. 

The State of Arts & Economy gives a brief analysis of the recently released Arts & Economic Prosperity impact report on Houston by the Americans for the Arts and a "fireside chat" focusing on Houston's perspective on the arts and its connection to our economy.

Featured speakers include:

  • Randy Cohen, Vice President of Research and Policy, Americans for the Arts
  • Gary Tinterow, Director, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
  • Bobby Tudor, Chairman, Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co.
  • Mike Waterman, President, Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau

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