Third Ward and South Main
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
A major institution in the preservation of outsider art, the Orange Show manages not only the Orange Show Monument on Munger Street but also Houston's Beer Can House and annual Art Car Parade.
2402 Munger Street
Third Ward, Houston 77023
Dynamic art museum on University of Houston campus, bringing major contemporary trends to students and the public. All exhibits and many programs are free. Also offering student exhibitions and Houston Area Exhibitions for local artists.
120 Fine Arts Building, UH Campus
Third Ward, Houston 77004