Understanding Arts and Culture in Houston

How our region’s creative resources benefit residents — some more than others

The importance of art in our communities extends far beyond entertainment. Houston’s vibrant creative community also has tremendous benefits for both our economy and our diverse population. However, those benefits are not spread equitably through our region, as certain areas remain underserved and underfunded. By working to increase the accessibility of arts throughout the Houston area, we can create valuable opportunities and improve the quality of life for residents across the region.

And the more we know about arts and culture in Houston, the more we can enrich our lives, enhance our community, and support our creative economy.