Houston's Largest Silent Art Auction
Event Dates: Tuesday, September 15 through Saturday, September 19
Location: ONLINE + Winter Street Studios, 2101 Winter Street, Houston, TX 77007
(limited in-person viewing hours)
More than 250 artists contribute to Art on the Avenue—Houston’s largest silent art auction and annual fundraiser for Avenue. This annual event raises funds to enhance the quality of life of working families, and to promote healthy, vibrant, and economically diverse neighborhoods to ensure Houston’s future as a world-class city.
Due to the ongoing risk of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s event will take place mostly virtually - over five days – with an online auction and the option to view artwork in person safely during open hours and by appointment. We will be implementing strict safety guidelines and will require that all in-person visitors adhere to them in order to participate. A livestream program will take place on Saturday to close out the auction and contactless curbside pickup is available for all winning bidders.
Art on the Avenue is free to attend online and in-person at Winter Street Studios, but donations and event sponsorships are encouraged. Click the “Become a Sponsor” button for more information. Stay tuned to this space for information on how to reserve your free ticket on Handbid.
Proceeds raised from this event support Avenue’s mission to build affordable homes and strengthen communities but also the artists themselves. Participating artists have the option to donate all or part of their auction sales with Avenue.
• Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday – 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM
• Friday – 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
• Saturday – 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
By Appointment Only
• Tuesday & Wednesday – 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
• Friday – 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Exclusive Sponsor-Only Hours:
• Thursday 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Thank you to our Sponsors
- Amegy Bank
- Kelly Simmons and Keith Crane
- Northfield Design Associates, Inc.
- Thomas and Amy Stroh
- John E. Walsh Jr.
Director of Community and Government Relations, Westmont Hospitality Group
Director of Asset Management, Westmont Hospitality Group
Senior Writer and Critic - Arts and Culture, Houston Chronicle
Restaurateur & Raconteur