Center for Arts Leadership
University of Houston
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
402 Agnes Arnold Hall
Houston, TX 77204-3000
Phone: 713-743-4002 

 

Artists and artist-centered organizations have shaped contemporary attitudes, initiated bold ventures and changed prevailing thought. In Houston, with its culture of entrepreneurship and its vibrant arts community, numerous examples exist of how artists and arts organizations have taken leadership roles in communities. By raising awareness to needs, redefining the discourse and inspiring new public and private initiatives, effective arts leadership can have impact far beyond the economic.

Profiles in Leadership

Profiles in Leadership

Profiles in Leadership

Celebrate the kickoff of 360 Degrees Vanishing, Selven O'Keef Jarmon's collaboration with South African beaders at the Art League.  Read more about the process in our Profiles in Leadership

Read about 2014 Summit

Daily Cougar's coverage of the 2014 Summit

Daily Cougar's coverage of the 2014 Summit

The Daily Cougar wrote an article about the inaugural Leadership in the Arts Summit.  Check out the article and the updated photos on our Flickr account.