October 21, 2021
Black Index

‘The Black Index’ upends the impulse for classification

It’s not Austin’s most physically accessible gallery, but the Christian-Green Gallery (part of the Art Galleries at Black Studies at the University of Texas,...
Denise Prince

In highly staged, color-saturated tableaux, Denise Prince bends expectations

The late, great art critic and novelist John Berger said “the relationship between what we see and what we know is never settled.” “The Conceptual...
Gary Ja'Tovia

Reflecting hope: The Houston segment of the 2021 Texas Biennial bears...

“In Place of an Index” at Houston’s FotoFest is a key piece in the state-wide puzzle that is the 2021 Texas Biennial. It's Houston only...
October Lineup

The Line-up: Eight exhibitions in October

Our picks, in chronological order, for what's freshest to see in October. Note: Many museums, galleries and arts spaces currently have health and safety protocols...
Ruiz-Healy Art

An eye for the untold: ‘Four Visions’ at Ruiz-Healy Art

Fotoseptiembre USA, the annual photography festival that takes place in San Antonio and Hill Country each September, returns for its 27th year with a...
Texas Biennial

In this Texas Biennial, Texas is the protagonist

The state of Texas is lot of things lately. Governing from a place of inclusion, however, is not one of them. In step the...
Jessi Kulow

Jessi Kulow — master framer, art preservationist, owner of Renegade Restore...

Since the moment Jessi Kulow announced she was closing her custom framing business, Renegade Restore, in late July, she’s developed a list 66 projects...

Creek Show artists and installations announced

Creek Show is back! The popular temporary exhibition of light-based, site-specific art installations along Waller Creek returns this year Nov. 12-21. And this iteration will...
Alan Watts Northern-Southern

Northern-Southern gallery moves downtown. For a while.

After four years on East 12th Street, and with its lease expired, the ever creative Northern-Southern gallery is moving to downtown Austin. The gallery will...
Katy McCarthy

Review: ‘Fortune Teller’ at Ivester Contemporary

The ancient Greeks saw an oracle. Nostradamus made predictions. People have used everything from tea leaves, tarot cards and crystal balls, to see what...


The Line-up

Editor's picks