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January 17, 2019

On the Mark: PrintAustin 2019 Launches

Artists and printmakers Cathy Savage and Elvia Perrin launched the first PrintAustin in 2014 out of a seemingly obvious, though ultimately profound, realization. With several...

In the Texas State Capitol, an Exhibition Questions the Lack of...

As the 86th Texas Legislature gathers at the State Capitol this week, senators and representative will be greeted by "Assemble to Disassemble" an installation...

Natural/Synthetic/Human: Tammie Rubin’s “Everything You Ever”

A familiarity and fondness for sculptor Tammie Rubin’s portfolio, and a sharp eye, allows you to recognize that the inner skeletons of her moss...

Francesca Consagra, 1958-2018

Francesca Consagra, curator emerita at the Blanton Museum of Art, passed away Dec. 15 after a long battle with ovarian cancer, the museum announced...

Helen Frankenthaler Foundation Donates Prints, and $25,000, to Blanton Museum

The Helen Frankenthaler Foundation has donated 16 artworks and $25,000 to the Blanton Museum of Art, part of a larger initiative of the foundation...

More Than One Thing: Lise Ragbir

Lise Ragbir is a writer, curator and Director of the Art Galleries at Black Studies at the University of Texas at Austin. In 2017, she...

The Fiction of Image Making: Sarah Canright Transcends Subject

Former Arthouse Executive Director Sue Graze may tell you she’s retired, but she’s not sitting at home, knitting or stamp collecting. No shade on...

Breaching Stereotypes: In Vivid, Complex Staged Scenes Derick Whitson Creates New...

The Galveston Artist Residency is a gem of a program hidden away on Galveston Island, offering practicing artists the time and resources they need...

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...

Making Americans Think About Africa

The most comprehensive exhibition yet on contemporary design from Africa comes from Germany. “Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design” is co-produced by Germany’s Vitra...