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Rice University Campus

Rice University Campus

in Tour Houston creatively

Lush, urban campus with many historic buildings and public art installations. No free parking but many options. 300 acres with dozens of tree-lined walks. Most buildings are accessible. Must see: Twilight Epiphany building by James Turrell.

Bryan Caswell

Bryan Caswell

in Creative chefs of Houston

Bryan Caswell's most notable achievement has been Reef restaurant and bar, an original and evolving elevation of Gulf Coast seafood. He was trained by Jean Georges. Other ventures include hamburger joint Little Bigs and Tex-Mex cafe El Real.

Glassell School of Art

Glassell School of Art

in Grow creatively in Houston

The pre-eminent art school in Houston, Glassell is owned by the Houston Museum of Fine Arts and is known worldwide for its Core Program, a postgraduate residency for visual artists and art critics. Studio art classes are offered for adults, children.


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Houston Style Magazine

Houston Style Magazine

in Read about Houston

News, trends and opportunities for Houston's minority population. Personality profiles, events coverage, business advice, political coverage as well as fashion, food and culture.

Houstonia

Houstonia

in Read about Houston

Capturing the trends and people who are helping Houston evolve. Unusually focused on travel/tourism opportunities. Dining, culture, shopping, and major events.

Free Press Houston

Free Press Houston

in Read about Houston

Monthly tabloid with cultural news and commentary from artists and musicians living and working in Houston. Event listings. Founders of the highly successful Free Press Summer Festival, which brings leading musicians to Houston.



Mandell Park

Mandell Park

in Built in Houston

Award-winning neighborhood park developed by Asakura Robinson, a design and landscape architecture firm founded in Houston. A community garden is integrated into a recreational space. Neighborhood activists contributed this innovative space to city.

Ziegler Cooper Architects: Sacred Heart Co-Cathedral

Ziegler Cooper Architects: Sacred Heart Co-Cathedral

in Built in Houston

Ziegler Cooper is a Houston architecture firm primarily serving schools, churches and communities. The firm offices in Houston's Bank of America building, in a space that suggests the churches they design. A major builder for 30 years.

TMCx at the TMC Innovation Institute

TMCx at the TMC Innovation Institute

in Built in Houston

TMCx is a special facility designed for the Texas Medical Center by Gensler architects. At the TMCx accelerator, the Innovation Institute brings together innovators and startup companies working to deliver new medical and scientific breakthroughs.



Hotel Icon

Hotel Icon

in Unique hotels in Houston

Neoclassical building from 1911 by architects Mauran, Russell & Crowell, restored into a hotel in 2004. Luxurious and stylish, now part of the Marriott Autograph Collection. Line & Lariat restaurant reinterprets Texan food.

Houstonian Hotel

Houstonian Hotel

in Unique hotels in Houston

On an 18-acre wooded site next to Buffalo Bayou, in the stylish Galleria area. A luxury hotel known for its spa and athletic facilities, in addition to first-class dining and event venues. Forbes Travel Guide 4-star rating.

Hotel Derek

Hotel Derek

in Unique hotels in Houston

Stylish contemporary boutique hotel which provides a setting for fashionable people and events. Indoor pool, on-site Starbucks, 24/7 gym, pet friendly. Pop-up bar serves craft beer. Revolve restaurant offers trendy comfort food.



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