The Goethe Pop Up Houston will host and support cultural and social events throughout the city, with the aim of bringing a wider understanding of the deep cultural ties between Germany and the USA. The Pop Up is part of the “Year of German American Friendship” (“Deutschlandjahr USA”), a comprehensive collaborative initiative funded by the German Federal Office, implemented by the Goethe-Institut, with support from the Federation of German Industries (BDI).
Director: Grant Aymond
Before beginning as the Managing Director of the Goethe Pop Up Houston Grant Aymond was the Membership Coördinator at the Dallas Citizens Council, a civic non-profit comprising of CEOs who engage in local civic projects. He also sat on the board as Membership Chair of the Dallas Goethe Center, an organization dedicated to promoting German language and culture in North Texas.