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November 17, 2018

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...

Blanton Museum completes $23 million campaign for Ellsworth Kelly’s ‘Austin’

The Blanton Museum of Art announced today that it's completed its $23 million campaign for Ellsworth Kelly's Austin, a monumental, freestanding structure that will...

Those whimsical stick huts in Pease Park? They have a name...

That whimsical mini-village of five stick huts in Pease Park? The public art installation — immediate Instagram-fodder during the weeks it's been under construction —...

FotoATX, a new Austin photography festival, launches

A nascent fine art photography festival has launched in Austin. Called FotoATX it is a collaboration between the city's Cultural Arts Division, the City’s Museum...

The Contemporary Austin breaks ground on Laguna Gloria master plan

The Contemporary Austin broke ground today on the first phase of its master plan for Laguna Gloria, the 14-acre lakeside site that is home...

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...

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...

Power, politics, history at the center of an immersive exhibition by...

For the inaugural Booth Art Prize show at the Contemporary Austin, Los Angeles-based artist Rodney McMillian tackles a potent American symbol: The White House. And...

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...

Sarah Mendelsohn named first sound-artist-in-residence at the Blanton Museum of Art

California sound artist Sarah Mendelsohn has been named the first sound-artist-in-residence at the Blanton Museum of Art. The new residence is part of the Blanton's...