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September 18, 2018

Disrupting Practice: To Make a New Series of Sculpture, Tammie Rubin...

On an already hot Texas summer morning, Tammie Rubin sets about mixing porcelain slip in her temporary ceramics studio. Rubin’s artistic work space is actually...

Selfie Art Playgrounds to Pop-up in Austin

Austin is about to get two Instagram-ready attractions designed for the selfie-crazed and hashtag-obsessed. Earlier this summer, FOMO Factory announced that it would set up "Austin’s first immersive...

Dennis Nance Makes It Present: Curating in Galveston, Practicing Art Everywhere

My first visit to Galveston happened one year ago on the invitation of Dennis Nance, the newly hired curator at the Galveston Arts Center....

Art? Instagram Moment? Bamboo Monolith? Who Cares — Just Enjoy the...

Doug and Mike Starn’s “Big Bambú” has attracted a right melee of folks to the Museum of Fine Arts-Houston — I know because I...

Nicole Eisenman wins $200,000 Suzanne Deal Booth / FLAG Art Foundation...

Nicole Eisenman is the winner of the 2020 Suzanne Deal Booth / FLAG Art Foundation Prize, the Contemporary Austin announced today. Eisenman receives a $200,000...

In a Joyful, Monumental Scale, Xavier Schipani Chases Trans Desires

Xavier Schipani is clear about “Chasing Desire,” his solo exhibition on view at Lora Reynolds Gallery through Sept. 1 "I want my work to celebrate my...

The Austin History Center Wants Your Photos of Demonstrations and Protest

Got photos of the 2017 Women's March in Austin? What about the local student walk-outs earlier this year in opposition to gun violence? With the...

Austin is a Finalist for $1 million Bloomberg Philanthropies Public Art...

Austin is one of 14 cities in the running to receive as much as $1 million from the Bloomberg Philanthropies as part of the...

HOPE Outdoor Gallery at Carson Creek Now Opening Spring 2019

The timeline for the relocation of the HOPE Outdoor Gallery has changed. HOPE Events, the nonprofit behind the graffiti park at West Eleventh and Baylor streets, announced...

Steve Parker Wins $15,000 Tito’s Art Prize

Austin artist Steve Parker has been awarded the $15,000 Tito's Prize, an annual award established by arts organization Big Medium with funding by the...