June 5, 2020

Hitting Refresh: The Menil Collection Renovates, And Expands

It’s been a big year for the Menil Collection. The Houston art museum’s primary building underwent renovations this summer, which included a reinstallation of its...

Upstream: Creek Show Launches Along a New Stretch of Waller Creek

Creek Show, the popular nighttime event of temporary light-based art installations, moves upstream this year. From Nov. 9 through Nov. 17, six installations Waller Creek...

At Austin Design Week, It’s About Discovering Creative Problem Solving

The third annual Austin Design Week runs from Nov. 5 through Nov. 9, and with it comes an impressive 100 free workshops, studio and...

Pease Park Unveils Plans for Major Changes

Just a year after receiving a transformational donation of $9.7 million from the Moody Foundation, the Pease Park Conservancy has released renderings for the...

Austin Design Week Announces Slate of 100 Free Events

The third annual Austin Design Week has announced its slate of programs. From Nov. 5 through Nov. 9, 100 free workshops, studio and project...

Austin’s Most Maligned Public Artwork to Get a Makeover

It's been fodder for jokes, puzzlements and plenty of chatter. Now, perhaps the most maligned public artwork in Austin is about to get temporary makeover. "Moments," a...

City to Install 23 Temporary Public Artworks Across Austin This Fall

Some 23 temporary public artworks will go on view across the city of Austin, thanks to the latest round of the city's Art in Public...

Public Art Talks: ‘Visionary Voices’ Series Continues

The City of Austin’s Economic Development Department Cultural Arts Division, and Texas Society of Architects continues its "Visionary Voices" series featuring celebrated public artists from across the...

AIA Austin Gives its Annual Awards

The Austin chapter of the American Institute of Architects gave its annual awards May 10 at the new Austin Central Library. Jurors were Billie Faircloth,...

A Midcentury, Midtown History Worth Preserving

Across decades, the fortunes of a cluster of Central East Austin neighborhoods have reflected much of the city’s vision of itself — its midcentury...

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