stARTup Art Fair Houston is the contemporary art fair designed for artists, by artists. stARTup runs October 11-13, 2019 at the historic Hotel Icon. Taking place concurrently with the Texas Contemporary gallery fair, exhibitors will be able to expose their work to myriad collectors, curators, gallerists, and consultants who will be in Houston for a weekend of contemporary art. stARTup artists sell work on their own terms and keep 100% of the proceeds. There are application and exhibitor fees.