Thank you for your interest in stARTup Art Fair, which will take place at The Sam Houston hotel in Downtown Houston, September 25-27, 2020. As part of your application, a non-refundable fee of $25.00 is required.

Up to 50 artists will be selected to exhibit at stARTup Art Fair Houston. Upon review of your application materials by our Selection Committee, you will be notified if you have been accepted or declined.

If you are selected to exhibit in the fair, we will require a 50% deposit to reserve your room. The balance of your exhibitor fees must be paid in full by August 28, 2020.

For your convenience, payment plans for your exhibitor fees are available. Just ask!


 Exhibitor Fees are as follows (please note that the Exhibitor Fee is not required to complete your application; prices are listed for information only):


  • Shared Rooms, 330sf split into two 165sf spaces: $1500
  • King Rooms, 237 sf: $2400
  • Deluxe King Rooms, 330 sf: $2800
  • Double Double Rooms, 335 sq ft:  $3000 
  • One Bedroom Suites, 484 sf: $4000



  •  If you choose the Shared Room option, you agree to stARTup's pairing you with another solo artist--of our choice--in a shared 330 square foot room we will assign to you both. 
  • Rooms are secured on a first come first serve basis once the artist selections have been made.
  • A map of your room will be forwarded to you once your location is reserved with a deposit.
  • For artists who apply together must do so with one application and will work out payments between them and make one payment to stARTup.


 Rooms at the Sam Houston have  30-50 feet of linear wall space, including bathroom, and large closets.

Your Exhibitor Fee is fully inclusive of 4 nights at the Hotel (Thursday, September 24 check-in through Monday, September 28 check-out), and includes several amenities, such as discounted parking, discounts in hotel restaurant and bar, complimentary  Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, in-room coffee service, flat-screen TV, in-room safe, all  hotel and occupancy taxes, and a host of Exhibitor services provided by the fair.

 Please register below and get started. We look forward to receiving and reviewing your application for stARTup Art Fair Houston!

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