An unpredicted tenant has temporarily moved into River Oaks District, the blended-use retail growth amongst Afton Oaks and Uptown Park. In the vibrant, light-stuffed room throughout from Toulouse Café and Bar there are now wall-to-wall frames stacked with important artwork by some of Houston’s youngest creatives.
Now through Sept. 12, the fruit of KnowAutism Foundation’s “As I Am” art plan are on screen. It is a normal fit, given the gallery-style structure. Significant ceilings, studio lights and window pane sliding dividers throughout 3,289-square ft showcase paintings by 250 college students with autism from 12 Houston-space schools and non-earnings.