FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Marene Gustin
July 28, 2004 Phone: 713.845.1135 / Pager: 713.606.0199
HOUSTON PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT UNVEILS
THE WORK OF YOUNG ARTISTS
WHO: The Houston Parks and Recreation Department
WHAT: Summer Mural Painting Program Unveiling
WHERE: Selena Quintanilla/Perez Denver Harbor Park
6402 Market (Key Map 494H)
WHEN: Friday, July 9, 2004
The Houston Parks and Recreation Department will unveil the work of Houston youngsters on Friday, July 9, 2004. Participants in HPARD’s popular Summer Mural Program will showcase their talents with an unveiling at Selena Quintanilla Perez Park, 6402 Market (Key Map 494H) at 10:30 a.m.
This is the first of five murals to be unveiled this summer. Now in its eighth year, the Summer Mural Program is generously sponsored by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and allows Houston youth the opportunity to make a lasting contribution to their neighborhood.
This mural and other education projects receive generous funding from PPG Pittsburgh Paints. All education programs at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston receive endowment income from funds provided by Caroline Wiess Law; the National Endowment for the Humanities; the William Randolph Hearst Foundation; the Fondren Foundation; BMC Software, Inc. the Wallace-Reader’s Digest Funds; the Louise Jarrett Moran Bequest and the Favrot Fund.
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