Arts and Culture Partner Programs

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Arts Connect Houston works with over 50 local Arts and Culture organizations. Each organization is ready and excited to serve Houston ISD schools this year through the Arts Action Fund and more. To explore which organization might be the best fit for your school, choose from the options below to view the organizations with programs that can meet the needs of your school. After you have explored your options, you can begin to look over the organizations website and reach out to them to begin establishing your potential partnership.

AFA

Primary Contact: Mark Buller, mark@afatexas.org, 713-522-9699

AFA is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Music

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Integration, Arts Experiences

 

APERIO

Primary Contact: Michael Zuraw, aperioamericas@gmail.com, 713-965-4597

APERIO is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Music

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Integration, Arts Experiences

 

Ars Lyrica Houston

Primary Contact: Emma Wine, ewine@arslyricaouston.org, 713-622-7443

Ars Lyrica Houston is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Music

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Integration, Arts Experiences

 

Asia Society Texas Center

Primary Contact: Jennifer Kapral, jkapral@asiasociety.org, 412-477-2574

Asia Society Texas Center is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Creative Writing, Music, Visual Arts

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Integration, Arts Experiences

 

DACAMERA

Primary Contact: Brandon Bell, bbell@dacamera.com, 713-828-8726

DACAMERA is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Music

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Integration, Arts Experiences

 

Diversity in The ARTS and Entertainment

Primary Contact: Christene Archie, admin@diversityinthearts.com, 281-860-2896

Diversity in The ARTS and Entertainment is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Creative Writing, Dance, Music, Visual Arts

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Experiences

 

Edison Arts Foundation

Primary Contact: Charity Carter, Edisonartsfoundation@gmail.com, 713-459-4929

Edison Arts Foundation is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Creative Writing, Dance, Music, Theatre

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Integration, Arts Experiences

 

Foundation for Modern Music

Primary Contact: Dr. Paul Boyd, piahnist@hotmail.com, 281-250-8461

Foundation for Modern Music is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Creative Writing, Dance, Music, Theatre

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Integration, Arts Experiences

 

Friends of Africa

Primary Contact: Akinyi Adoyo, akinyi@friendsofafrica53.org, 832-725-0321

Friends of Africa is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Music, Visual Arts

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Experiences

 

Houston Boychoir, Inc.

Primary Contact: Haley Bartell, haley.bartell@houstonboychoir.org, 281-877-2540

Houston Boychoir, Inc. is interested in working with schools on Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Music

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Experiences

 

Houston Grand Opera

Primary Contact: Kathleen Brown, kbrown@hgo.org, 713-546-0231

Houston Grand Opera is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Music

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Integration, Arts Experiences

 

Houston Metropolitan Dance Center Inc

Primary Contact: Nicole Rajkumar, education@metdance.org, 203-885-4284

Houston Metropolitan Dance Center Inc. is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Dance, Music

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Integration, Arts Experiences

 

Houston School of Art & Design

Primary Contact: Amber Cleveland, INFO@ARTSCHOOLHOUSTON.COM, 713-464-2787

Houston School of Art & Design is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Visual Arts

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction

 

Houston Symphony

Primary Contact: Allison Conlan, allison.conlan@houstonsymphony.org, 713-238-1447

Houston Symphony is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Music

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Experiences

 

Houston Youth Symphony

Primary Contact: Amy Chung, amy@houstonyouthsymphony.org, 713-785-2422

Houston Youth Symphony is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Music

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction

 

MECA

Primary Contact: Armando Silva, armando@meca-houston.org, 832-588-6772

MECA is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Dance, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Integration, Arts Experiences

Mercury Chamber Orchestra

Primary Contact: Andrés González, andres@mercuryhouston.org, 713-305-6792

Mercury Chamber Orchestra is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Music

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Experiences

 

Musiqa

Primary Contact: Anthony Barilla, abarilla@musiqahouston.org, 713-524-5678

Musiqa is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding funding option(s).

 

  • High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Music

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Experiences

 

RSA of Dance & Performing Arts

Primary Contact: Denisea Woodard, Misswoodard5678@gmail.com, 832-475-0231

RSA of Dance & Performing Arts is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Dance, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Integration, Arts Experiences

 

Take the Stage by Gordon Education Initiatives for the Performing Arts

Primary Contact: Dan Gordon, dan@gordoneducation.org, 713-478-9646

Take the Stage by Gordon Education Initiatives for the Performing Arts is interested in working with schools on Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Dance, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Integration

 

The Ensemble Theatre

Primary Contact: Rachel Dickson, rhdickson@ensemblehouston.com, 832-563-5783 or 713-807-9622

The Ensemble Theatre is interested in working with schools on Seed Funding, Innovation in Action funding option(s).

 

  • Elementary School, Middle School and High School

  • Direct Student Learning (by Discipline): Dance, Music, Theatre

  • Direct Student Learning (by Arts Education type): Arts Instruction, Arts Integration, Arts Experiences

Arts Connect Houston itself does not manage or provide arts education programming. We are a backbone organization that exists to provide resources and connection between schools and local arts and culture organizations. In order to receive funding through the Arts Action Fund your school and/or partner organization must submit an application. To learn more about how to apply for funding through the Arts Action Fund, head here.

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