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Public Art

How AirBnB could unlock additional funding for the arts

By Jeff Reichman / October 15, 2018

This post is a collaboration between Xin Tan, Lara Haase, and Jeff Reichman. On the surface, the hotel occupancy tax (HOT) is an unlikely hero in the battle over funding for the arts. But Houston devotes more HOT funding to the arts than any other city in Texas. Every time we rent a hotel room, 17% of…

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Houston Mini Murals – From Idea to Execution in Five Months

By Jeff Reichman / April 20, 2015

The Houston mural arts program is a work in progress. This is the story about how it got off the ground. Even though Elia and Noah are at the very beginning of their journey, I hope this blog is helpful to people in other cities who want to do the same thing. I first met…

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