September 27, 2020

Gothic beauty: Alyssa Taylor Wendt’s “HAINT”

Haint blue graces the front porch ceiling of many a home in the Southern United States. The tradition started in the nineteenth-century with the...

$15,000 Tito’s Prize Available for One Austin Artist

Applications are now being accepted for the $15,000 Tito's Prize. The award, which goes to an Austin visual artist of any medium, is coordinated by...

Pump Project Art Complex loses lease

After 12 years of providing artists with affordable studio space, Pump Project Art Complex is losing its lease on the distinctive yellow warehouse in East...

Identity construct: Genevieve Gaignard’s alter egos make the personal political

Do not try to hold Genevieve Gaignard’s exhibition "In Passing" at the Christian-Green Gallery at arm’s length. Or try as hard as you might...

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...

Michael Ray Charles: Always Questioning

Over the course of two-and-a-half days in September, Michael Ray Charles created a monumental painting on site at Austin’s Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum. “Forever...

Our West Austin Studio Tour picks

In roughly South to North order, here's the Sightlines' picks for the 2018 West Austin Studio Tour. DORF presents: Landscapes, Portraits and Still Lifes, #342 5701 Lewood...

War Games Reconsidered

You’re a little off-kilter when you approach the south entrance to the Flatbed Press building and step into its quasi-foyer: something about turning from...

Virginia Lee Montgomery Reconciles With Hurricane Harvey

In an immersive installation at Lawndale Art Center, artist Virginia Lee Montgomery interprets her firsthand experience of the devastation wrought by Hurricane Harvey

The 2019 West Austin Studio Tour

  This year's West Austin Studio Tour includes 374 participants. Big Medium,  the tour's non-profit organizing producer, categories that 374 into 108 artist studios, 58 guest...

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