The Faris Foundation ART PASS 

In collaboration with artists, arts institutions, and other partners, The Faris Foundation co-designs and deploys creative strategies that build community and awareness around the GOLD ribbon, while also bringing more ART into the world!

2021

GOLD HTX Art Bus

Lead Artist: Roni Cabrera/HTX Art Bus

September 2021

Multiple sites in Houston, TX

We collaborated with artist Veronica (Roni) Cabrera-Moreno of HTX Art Bus, who decked out her bus in GOLD and took it all over the city of Houston to invite the public to be a part of a collective art-making adventure. Roni made a total of 10 stops with the GOLD HTX Art Bus at museums, parks, schools, restaurants, and Ronald McDonald House for a grand finale. Over 600 families participated and contributed their golden art to the project (which will be woven together in a larger piece). 

Partners + Host Venues: Discovery Green Park; Asia Society Texas Center; Benbrook Elementary; Paige Elementary; Ronald McDonald House; Prime; Wendy’s, and others. 

This program has been made possible thanks to our generous sponsors: Asurion, The Dinerstein Companies, and Truist.

Threads of Gold

Lead Partners: Asia Society Texas Center and Houston Independent School District Visual Arts Department

September – October 2021

Educator workshop and Gallery Night at Asia Society Texas Center 

With Asia Society Texas Center, The Faris Foundation presented “Threads of Gold,” a workshop for visual arts educators in Houston public schools, along with a student art contest – selected participants from each school will have their work displayed at Asia Society Texas Center!

Inktober Takeover

Lead Partner: Inktober / Jake Parker

September 2021

Social media takeover @inktober

For 24 hours, The Faris Foundation had the unique opportunity to “takeover” the famed Inktober Instagram account, to bring Faris’ golden message to 1 million followers and fellow artists. More than 800 artworks have been shared in response to our GOLDEN prompt; take a look at #inktober52golden

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