April 21, 2021

Jeanne Claire van Ryzin

An award-winning arts journalist, Jeanne Claire van Ryzin is the founder and editor-in-chief of Sightlines.

UT Landmarks acquires Simone Leigh sculpture

A 10-foot bronze sculpture by celebrated New York-based artist Simone Leigh will soon grace the courtyard fronting the renovated Anna Hiss Gymnasium on the University of Texas campus. Cast in...

A Year In: Rudy Ramirez, director and theater artist

The series ‘A Year In’ catches up with artists now that the coronavirus pandemic has passed its one-year mark. Rudy Ramirez is a multi-faceted theater artist — a director specializing...

For playwright Lisa B. Thompson, the pandemic brought a different kind of premiere: A book of her plays

A month before the world shut down to the coronavirus pandemic, playwright and University of Texas professor Lisa B. Thompson, saw a production of her hit play “Single Black...

Bass Concert Hall to get $3 million in improvements

Bass Concert Hall hasn't hosted any live performances in more than a year because of the pandemic. But in anticipation of its re-opening, a $3 million renovation is already...

The HOPE Outdoor Gallery art park and events venue set to open this summer

The HOPE Outdoor Gallery, a 17-acre events venue and art park across the highway from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, is slated to open this summer. The project broke ground in 2019...

Contemporary Austin to open major Daniel Johnston exhibition

The Contemporary Austin will tap into the legacy of an Austin icon with an upcoming exhibition of artwork by the late Daniel Johnston, the visionary singer-writer and artist, an idol...

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