Buy Art | Support Refugee Families | You are invited June 18th! - Every Shelter

Buy Art | Support Refugee Families | You are invited June 18th!

 

The Board of Every Shelter invites you to attend our first annual art auction fundraiser, “Dignify the Displaced.”

When: June 18th | 6:00-10:00pm
Where: 2101 Winter Street Studios, Houston, TX

A night highlighting art from local Houston and regional artists. Come bid for beautiful art to support the work of Every Shelter, meet local artists, and enjoy an evening of live music, craft refreshments and cocktails, and an immersive Billboard Shelter Experience.

Featuring artists Paul Kremer, Jack Massing, Shane Allbritton, Erick Calderon, WAWAA, Patrick Renner, Will Bentsen, Divya Pande, Sarah Sudhoff, Tommy Gregory, Natasha Bowdoin, Krista Birnbaum, Casey Arguelles Gregory, Peter Bernick Allbritton, Charlotte Seifert, Riley Miller, Lucy Caire, Matthew Reeves, Julie DeVries, and more.

Register here

We hope you will join us for an incredible evening of art that brings dignity to the displaced.

 

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