2016 Houston Arts Reception for Elected Officials


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Photography by Vicky Pink - On Monday, February 29, 2016, Houston Style Magazine was on hand at the Wortham Center for the 2016 Houston Arts Reception for Elected Officials. Hosted by the East End Cultural District, Houston Museum District, Midtown Cultural Arts & Entertainment District, Theater District Houston, Washington Avenue Arts, Houston Arts Alliance, and Houston First, the reception welcomed new Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, City Controller Chris Brown, City Council members and other elected officials. Mayor Turner was thanked for his leadership during the 84th Texas Legislative Session to procure new funding to the tune of $5 million for the state’s cultural and fine arts districts. Some in attendance were Dr. Robin Davidson, Perryn Leech, Jonathon Glus, Rashida Moore, Kathleen English, Carl Davis, Tabitha Smith, Jalene Mack.