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March 20, 2019

Geoff Dyer on Garry Winogrand

Geoff Dyer never intended to write a book on the photographs of Garry Winogrand. And in a sense his new book, "The Street Philosophy of Garry...

Shanie Tomassini Wins Umlauf Prize

Shanie Tomassini is the winner of this year's Umlauf Prize, an award granted to a University of Texas graduate student in studio art. The prize comes...

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...

UT-Austin sued for removing Confederate statues from campus grounds

By Alex Samuels, The Texas Tribune August 24, 2017 A Confederate heritage group sued the University of Texas at Austin on Thursday for removing several Confederate...

West Austin Studio Tour artists announced

2018 West Austin Studio Tour When: 11 a.m. 6 p.m. May 12-13 & 19-20 Boundaries West of I-35 East of Mopac/Loop 1 South of HWY 183 North of William Cannon Big...

Ephemeral moments: Yoonmi Nam and Amze Emmons at Grayduck Gallery

The works on paper by Yoonmi Nam and Amze Emmons, on view at Grayduck Gallery in separate shows, illustrate the power of simple gestures...

Contemporary Austin Acquires Ai Weiwei Sculpture

Thanks to a roster of more than 70 donors, the Contemporary Austin has acquired "Iron Tree Trunk," a cast iron sculpture by Ai Weiwei...

Gallery Shoal Creek to change business model, close brick-and-mortar gallery

Austin's longest continually operating art gallery will close its brick-and-mortar operations. Gallery Shoal Creek, which opened in 1965 as G. Harvey Gallery, will shift to...

Art is mortal

Here’s how I first began this article: There is a sense that art is indomitable, that artists will find a way to work in any...

An East Austin arts group sues Mars candy company for copyright...

For years the South By Southwest festival in Austin has been criticized as nothing more than a vast pop culture-infused marketing platform for major...