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...

The Contemporary Austin Awarded $100,000 Warhol Foundation Grant

The Contemporary Austin has been awarded a $100,000 grant form Andy Warhol Foundation for the museum's fall 2019 exhibition, “The Sorcerer’s Burden.” The grant is...

In Fort Worth, from Murakami to Meta-ish

While Facebook friends traipse through Europe delighting in their medieval churches and Renaissance masters, I hoofed it to Fort Worth recently to soak in...