Vision

Encouraging creative self-expression.

Mission Statement

The Orange Show Center for Visionary Art preserves, promotes and documents visionary art environments, provides opportunities for the expression of personal artistic vision and creates a community where that expression is valued. Read more about our history.

Programming

We produce year-long programming that fulfills our mission and provides opportunities for the exploration and education of local folk art.

Conservation & Preservation

The Orange Show Monument
The Beer Can House

Civic Art

Smither Park
Mural Arts Project (MAP)

Cultural Programming

The Houston Art Car Parade
The Orange Show Monument Programming Series
Docent Programs & Art Field Trip
Art-A-Peel
Eyeopener Tours

Educational Outreach

Community Partnership & Mentoring Programs
Art Cars in the Schools
Orange Show Art Bus
Art Car Garage 

 

The Orange Show Center for Visionary Art is a publicly funded non-profit 501(c)3 organization. Funding is provided in part by grants from the City of Houston through the Houston Arts AllianceTexas Commission on the ArtsNational Endowment for the ArtsBrown Foundation,Houston Endowment, Wortham Foundation, Silver Eagle DistributorsUnited Airlines and Marilyn Oshman, as well as private contributions, in-kind support, and volunteer assistance. The Orange Show Center for Visionary Art is a member of Fresh Arts.