Discussions – East Downtown and Discotecas
Wednesday, Mar. 16, 2016
Coinciding with Jeanette Joy Harris’ exhibition Vanishing Discotecas, Lawndale will host a discussion about gentrification in East Downtown Houston. Focusing on how to best provide economic opportunities while maintaining the fabric of this historic neighborhood, panel topics will include: METRO rail expansion, shifts in demographics and economic development.
Participants include: Diane Barber, Managing Director of East End Foundation; Diane Schenke, President, Greater East End Management District; Linda Trevino, Senior Stakeholder Affairs Representative, METRO; and David Guerrero, Owner, Andes Cafe. The panel will be moderator by Teresa Schneider, Shareholder, Winstead PC.
HOURS & ADMISSION
Wednesday - Friday, Noon - 6:00 pm
Saturday, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, Noon - 3:00 pm
Closed Monday & Tuesday
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Street Parking
- Parking is available in the lot behind the building at the corner of Rosedale and Travis. Street parking is available in the neighborhood behind the center. Please observe parking signs.
Events at Lawndale Art Center
Apr. 6 – Jun. 2, 2019
Carlos Rosales-Silva and Eric Santoscoy-Mckillip: Place, Color y Sand
Jun. 21 – Jun. 21, 2019
2018/19 Artist Studio Program, Preetika Rajgariah, Jonathan Molina-Garcia, and Michael Bhichitkul
Jun. 21 – Aug. 18, 2019
2018/19 Artist Studio Program Exhibition featuring Julia Barbosa Landois, Robert Hodge, and John Pluecker
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