Kirby Collection is anything but shy. This massive mixed-use development sits on arguably the most important street in Houston — and everything about it is designed to attract attention. From the distinctive 40-foot tall LED light wall that almost beckons to drivers on Kirby at night to the striking terrace water world that greets visitors on the office lobby level, this is a place with a healthy dose of showmanship.
“We always want what I would call The Disney Wow,” Thor Equities developer Jack Bousquet says.
Still, despite those wows (and its prominent location), Kirby Collection remains something of a mystery to many Houstonians at the moment. Its restaurants and stores have not rolled out in earnest yet. It hasn’t become the hangout of society power players and party girls alike, a la Tilman Fertitta’s The Post Oak