EaDo (East Downtown), Tanglewood and South Main
Master macaron bakers Sandy Tran and Anne Le decided to open an "internet cafe - bakery - coffee shop" which is actually a fabulous restaurant in an emerging hip neighborhood, East Downtown or "EaDo." Come for coffee, stay for the food and ambiance.
2001 Commerce Street
EaDo (East Downtown), Houston 77002
Open air public museum of very large metal sculptures at Texas Pipe & Supply. Most of the work is by Ron Lee or Mark Rankin. When Texas Pipe owner Jerry Rubinstein began collecting, early works were kitschy, but recent additions are modern sculpture.
2330 Holmes Road
South Main, Houston 77051
Houston fashion designer, award-winning graduate of Parsons Paris School of Art & Design. Worked in Paris and New York before settling in Houston in 2010. Provides couture and ready-to-wear for women at Miles David Atelier.
2323 S. Voss Rd. Ste. 175
Tanglewood, Houston 77057
Recycling for arts & crafts. Targeting artists and arts teachers, Art Asylum assembles materials, antiques and junk that can be repurposed in making art and in practicing crafts. Waste management through creative reuse. See schedule to make donations
1719 Live Oak
EaDo (East Downtown), Houston 77003