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This year's virtual edition of the Fresh Arts Summit will feature a Keynote kick-off, FIVE workshops + panel discussions, FOUR Breakout Sessions and TWENTY talented presenters (checkout the list of presenters here).

Here's what to expect this weekend:

All sessions will take place online and from the comfort of your own home (but you already knew that!) Join the sessions LIVE at the scheduled time to take advantage of the opportunity to ask your questions live through the Comments section on the session page. 

Replays of the session video can be accessed on the session page immediately after the session ends.

View all session pages on the Summit Schedule page.

Don't worry, you will receive email reminders 1 hour with links before each session starts. 

Join us for the Keynote Kick-off, Friday Aug 7 @ 7-8PM: 

The Keynote Kickoff will include short artist presentations and talks from Houston-based artists Theresa Escobedo, Outspoken Bean, and David Maldonado. Our featured artist talk will center around the Covid19 Artist Journey. 

Artist, Podcast host & Film maker, MoNique LeRoux will share her journey as a US Navy veteran, ex law enforcement officer and former firefighter and now artist. She is currently working on a doucuseries which tells the stories of many multi-level career artists continuing to create amid COVID-19, Economic downfall & a country divided in Houston, Texas. From painting out of their living rooms, doing pop-up art shows, and festivals to having a studio space in differing areas of the city, MoNique travels through Houston, to capture and share their story. 

The Keynote event will be live streamed to the public and can be viewed via the web page or Facebook: 

Watch the Keynote on the webpage (video stream will start at 7pm)

Watch the Keynote on Facebook (click to get a reminder)

Join us LIVE and chime in with questions or share your journey with us by leaving a comment. (Or feel free to watch the replay on your own time.)

About Saturday's Sessions:

Get your coffee and snacks ready as we begin a full day of workshops and panel discussions at 10am sharp on Saturday. The day will include FIVE one-hour sessions with 30 minute snack breaks in between! 

Running late or missed out on a session? Replays of the session video can be accessed on the session page immediately after the session ends.

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About the Saturday Breakouts (5-6pm):

We'll end the day (5-6pm) with FOUR CONCURRENT breakout sessions featuring an incredible array of artist presentations, demonstrations, exercises, and discussions. Pick just one or jump around to see a little bit of everything. Breakout sessions will take place through Zoom. Access links and passwords will be emailed to you Friday evening.

These Breakouts WON'T be anything like your typical boring Zoom meeting!! Read up on the Breakout options on our Summit Schedule page.

Summit FAQ's + Help Desk: 

The Fresh Arts staff will be on stand-by to answer your Summit Questions. 

Email, phone or chat with us live during the Summit weekend.

Stay in the Know:

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Share Your Summit Experience:

Learn something new in one of the sessions? Meet a cool new artist? Share the love on social media! 

Tag @freshartsorg and use the hashtags #FreshArtsSummit #FreshArtsHouston so we can help share too!