Discover Urban Chic One-Day Show Curated by Houston Artist, Chris Silkwood

Works by local artists and artisans will feature art scarves, handmade purses, jewelry, craft furniture and clothing/wearables

Urban Chic is slated for September 22 from 12 Noon – 4 p.m.

Amita Bhatt Art Scarf

Presented Clarke & Associates, Urban Chic is set to showcase hand-crafted work in this one-day show featuring diverse works by Houston-area artists, artisans and craftsmen and curated by noted Houston artist Chris Silkwood.

Clarke & Associates is located at 301 East 11th Street in Houston.
All items in the exhibition are for sale by the individual artist.

Earrings by Rene Henry, necklace by Tarina Frank

The men and women participating in the show are all established and recognized artists/artisans who have a following in Houston, in Texas and/or beyond. Some are multi-media artists, while others work in one medium.

Art has become central to design, whether it be jewelry, clothing or furniture, which is reflected in Urban Chic.
Artists, Amita Bhatt, Sharon Kopriva, Randall Mosman, Sherry Owens and Chris Silkwood will exhibit beautiful limited edition art scarves, all individually designed. The scarves were made in England.

Eddie Hall Furniture

Additional artists include:
  • Onyii Brown (clothing)
  • Piyali Sen Dasgupta (printed fabrics)
  • Nichole Dittman (jewelry)
  • Tarina Frank (jewelry)
  • Eddie Hall (furniture)
  • Rene Henry (jewelry)
  • Chad Kimball (handmade shoes and furniture)
  • Debra Linse (handbags)
  • Kim Whittington (jewelry)

    Randall Mosman Art Scarf

Each artist was carefully selected by Silkwood to represent a unique range of magnificent artistry, including fashion, jewelry design, furniture and fabric.
Silkwood is a working studio artist and has always enjoyed promoting fellow artists. Curation has served an active role within her career, including numerous public art exhibitions, collaborative events and children’s art activities.
For more information about the exhibit, go to You can also call 713-254-2998 or 713-854-4246.
Featured photo: WatercolorOrbNecklace by Kim Whittington