What: Houston Fine Art Fair kickoff party.
Where: The art-filled home of Dr. Penelope and Lester Marks.
The 411: More than 70 art aficionados gathered to celebrate the upcoming art fair and several of the fair's honorees — Clint Willour, Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, Michelle Barnes, Illuminations Award recipient, and Lester Marks, Honorary Patron of the Year. Art fair exhibitor and volunteer Deborah Colton singled them out as well as Carolyn Farb, who has been instrumental in fundraising for exhibitions of the late Dorothy Hood's work. The fair opens Wednesday night at NRG Center and continues through Sunday.
Who: Bill Colton, Eloise and Luis Bauer, Shushana and Jack Castle, Anita Smith, Mariana and Bob Debes, Pilar and Eduardo de la Garza, Jason Fuller, Katherine and Mark Yzaguirre, Loli Fernandez-Andrade Kolber and Mady and Ken Kades.