February 1, 2023

Jeanne Claire van Ryzin

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

Editor’s picks: What to see on EAST

Smart-looking group exhibits, some pop-up happenings and two new spaces make my top five list for the East Austin Studio Tour. Contemporary art meets a convenience store cum vending...

At new the Austin Central Library, the public settles in

Library Foundation executive director Tim Staley doesn’t have an office at the new Central Library. Instead he takes meetings in one of the sleek glass-walled conference rooms that overlook the...

Moody Foundation donates $9.7 million to enhance Pease Park

The Moody Foundation is stepping up to be the much-needed major benefactor of Austin's heavily-used parks. After gifting $15 million earlier this year to the Waller Creek Conservancy for an...

Graham Reynolds’ musical pastiche probes the myths of Pancho Villa

In an operatic song cycle, Graham Reynolds plums the constantly shifting portrait of a much revered hero

UT inaugurates new School of Design & Creative Technologies

The University of Texas at Austin inaugurated its new School of Design & Creative Technologies at a ceremony today. A new unit of UT's College of Fine arts, the school...

Ransom Center acquires Michael Ondaatje archive

When Michael Ondaatje wrote the Booker-winning novel "The English Patient" a random image of a drunken party, clipped from a magazine, proved to be the inspiration to a critical...

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