March 6, 2021
Renee Lai

Review: ‘Renee Lai: A Study of Fences’

Tucked quietly in grayDUCK Gallery, Renee Lai presents subdued and atmospheric paintings in a study of barriers and the social delineations they create between...
View from Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard looking north toward the Faulkner Gateway, and "Austin" by Ellsworth Kelly, with the Edgar A. Smith Building on left and the Mari and James A. Michener Gallery Building on right.

Blanton Museum Unveils Designs for $35 Million Major Overhaul of its...

The Blanton Museum of Art today unveiled designs for a comprehensive make-over of its grounds. The new design brings a much-needed update to the...
Delita Martiin

PrintAustin: A Sightlines Discussion with Delita Martin

PrintAustin kicks off Jan. 15 with Delita Martin, juror of  "The Contemporary Print: 5x5" Join Sightlines editor Jeanne Claire van Ryzin for a discussion with...
Andie Flores

Andie Flores Makes Little Ugly Goblin Evil-Doers Beautiful

In an Instagram video from drag performer and comedian Andie Flores (@bidibidibummer), she wears a giant gold star — so giant it covers her...
Texas Sculpture Group

Texas Sculpture Group plans book

The Texas Sculpture Group, a statewide organization of sculptors, plans to publish "100 Texas Sculptors," a major publication of its member artists. The publication marks...
Femme Abstract

Art in the Absence of Touch: ‘The Femme Abstract’

“The Femme Abstract” opened in East Austin just hours before midnight on New Year’s Eve, taking over an empty office with such aplomb that...
Chloe Alexander, Army of One, 2019. Silkscreen and ink, 22" x 22". The Contemporary Print: 5x5. PrintAustin 2021.

PrintAustin makes the digital pivot

Typically, PrintAustin takes a 'big tent' approach. The annual month-long celebration of all things fine art printmaking usually marshalls dozens of exhibitions and events...
Li(sa E.) Harris, still from Cry of the Third Eye: The Last Resort. Courtesy of the artist.

Texas Talks Art series to feature 50 artists, 50 curators

Get ready for a whole lotta talking about Texas art. A consortium of museums and non-profit arts space across the Lone Star State are launching Texas...
Dave McClinton

Review: Dave McClinton at Ivester Contemporary

Dave McClinton's solo exhibition "Absolute Relativism" is currently on view at the Ivester Contemporary gallery. With 16 digital collages made entirely within the last...
Installation View ofExpanding Abstraction: Pushing the Boundaries of Painting in the Americas 1958–1983, with from left:Jules Olitski, Green Rose, 1964–1968; Miguel Ocampo, Ambiguas vecinidades, 1975; Alice Baber, Lavender High, 1968Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin, October 4, 2020–January 10, 2021,Art © Estate of Jules Olitski/Licensed by VAGAat Artist Rights Society (ARS), NY

Best in Show: The Blanton Museum’s ‘Expanding Abstraction’

The Blanton’s “Expanding Abstraction: Pushing the Boundaries of Painting in the Americas, 1958–1983,” succeeds in a few areas. It pulls out a lot of...

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