May 10, 2021

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Austin Film Society launches crowdfunding campaign to re-open its cinema

Austin Film Society is looking to its supporters to raise $150,000 in order to re-open its cinema this summer. The non-profit organization closed its two-screen...

This year’s Austin Chamber Music Festival plays outside, and online

Signaling a cautious return to live performance, this year's Austin Chamber Music Festival will take place both outdoors and online. Live concerts will be held Thursday...

Art review: Shirin Neshat’s land of dreams

The last time I reviewed an exhibition on view at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, I joined throngs of summertime museum-goers gorging...

Waterloo Park to open in August

After 10 years of being closed to the public, the formerly flood-prone Waterloo Park east of the state Capitol is set to reopen. The Waterloo...

A Year In: Production designer Natalie George lost all her work to the pandemic. So she started the Police Oversight Project

Like many Austin cultural workers, Natalie George plies her profession in different arenas. Trained in theater arts, George is a lighting and production designer for...

Austin city arts funding projected to decrease 93% next year

A projected 93% decrease in next year’s city arts funding has Austin’s arts community demanding that the city council act immediately. Recent estimates from the...

Library Foundation starts Austin Youth Poet Laureate program

Austin will soon have its first Youth Poet Laureate. The Library Foundation announced today that along with the Austin public Library, it's joining the National...

With annual tour, Preservation Austin tour spotlights the Rogers-Washington-Holy Cross neighborhood in East Austin

Preservation Austin will spotlight the East Austin neighborhood of Rogers-Washington-Holy Cross with its annual homes tour this year. “Rogers-Washington-Holy Cross: Black Heritage, Living History," the...

Joel Valentín-Martínez joins UT dance faculty

The University of Texas dance program adds choreographer and educator Joel Valentín-Martínez to its faculty this fall as associate professor with tenure, the College...