Tucked inside the iconic local architectural gem, formerly known as The Woodlands Homefinder Center, is The Glade Cultural Center and Arts Foundation. Brainchild of longtime local resident Dragos Tapu, Glade Gallery opened its doors five years ago as the first contemporary fine art gallery in The Woodlands. A treat for art enthusiasts, Dragos established a much-needed fine arts venue in a community that was lacking one. With the overwhelmingly successful reception of Glade Gallery, Dragos realized that there was a much greater need for cultural events and activities in The Woodlands and in 2017, the Glade Cultural Center and Glade Arts Foundation, the nonprofit arm, were formed.
Modern Luxury - Woodlands Special Edition November 2020 Glade Cultural Center combines international and local art, music, food and wine to create a global experience.
As one of countless establishments forced to cease regular operations in March due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Glade Cultural Center in The Woodlands was faced with the challenge of offering art and live music at a time when such in-person experiences were prohibited.