Arts & Culture

EDITOR’S PICKS

Independent Bookstores In Houston

From Kaboom Books to Brazos Bookstore, these are the best independent bookstores in Houston.

04/29/2022 By Amarie Gipson

TV Recaps

Top Chef Episode 9 Recap: Freedmen's Town

Seven remaining chefs take a trip to Freedmen's Town in Fourth Ward.

04/29/2022 By Shelby Stewart

COMEDY

Where to Catch Stand-Up Comedy in Houston This Spring

Catch these stand-up comedy shows at Improv, Cullen Theatre and more.

04/22/2022 By DeVaughn Douglas

TV Recaps

Top Chef Episode 8 Recap: Restaurant Wars

The remaining 8 chefs compete at POST Houston.

04/22/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Making History

Bun B Is Ready to Be an Executive

The legendary rapper has reached momentous highs and has no plans of slowing down.

04/21/2022 By Shelby Stewart

LATIN UNITY

The 9th Annual Houston Latin Fest Returns to Midtown Park

Enjoy a rich Latin experience with live music, local vendors, tasty bites and more.

04/18/2022 By Geneva Diaz

Spring Arts Guide 2022

Beloved Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada Bids Farewell

The beloved music director is the visionary behind the last eight years at the Houston Symphony.

04/18/2022 By Olivia Florez Alvarez

TV Recaps

Top Chef Season 19 Episode 7 Recap: Swallow The Competition

The remaining 9 chefs are given a crash course in African cuisine and a Jurassic Park-inspired challenge at the Houston Museum of Natural Science.

04/15/2022 By Shelby Stewart

CITY OF MUSIC

Houston Joins International Celebration of Music This Summer

The summer solstice music festival will include all-day performances throughout the city.

04/15/2022 By DeVaughn Douglas

FASHION FUSION

Jacob Vilató’s Hand-Painted Moreau Paris Bag Is on Display in River Oaks

Vilatò chats with Houstonia about his astonishing legacy and lets us in on his creative direction.

04/14/2022 By Danielle Wright

Resources

Funding Opportunities for Houston Artists

New grant and exhibition opportunities from MOCA, CraftTexas, the NEA, and more.

04/14/2022 By Amarie Gipson

CULINARY ARTS

Food and Art Collide in the MFAH’s Culinary Canvas Series

The synergy between the culinary and art world is on full display with this new project at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

04/12/2022 By DeVaughn Douglas

Vroom Vroom

The 35th Annual Houston Art Car Parade Returned after a Two Year Hiatus

Hundreds of eclectic DIY vehicles strolled through Downtown Houston for the return of the Houston Art Car Parade.

04/11/2022 By Shelby Stewart Photography by Daniel Kramer

TV Recaps

Top Chef Season 19 Episode 6 Recap: Trailblaze-Hers

Houstonian and Chef Evelyn Garcia wowed the judges this week with her dedication dish to the late Selena Quintanilla.

04/08/2022 By Shelby Stewart

NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK

‘I Want It to Be a Safe Space’: Ashley Hoskins on the Power of Libraries

Ashley Hoskins is the founding director of Houston's chapter of The Free Black Women's Library.

04/07/2022 By Amarie Gipson

Staff Picks

Meet the Books Our Staff Can’t Put Down

Check out our select favorites from authors Brit Bennett, Farah Ahmedi, and Taylor Jenkins Reid.

04/07/2022 By Danielle Wright With Houstonia Staff

NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK

These Are the Books Parents Want Banned From School Libraries

Texas parents have called for the removal of books dealing with racism, police brutality, gender and sexuality.

04/06/2022 By Geneva Diaz

NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK

The MFAH’s Art Library Is Making a Big Move

Here’s what you should know about the new space.

04/05/2022 By Amarie Gipson

NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK

A Guide to Houston’s Top Neighborhood Libraries

A guide to everything you need to know about your local library from Downtown to Acres Homes.

04/04/2022 By Amarie Gipson and Geneva Diaz

Read This

Happy National Library Week!

Houstonia is celebrating the city's most beloved nooks.

04/04/2022