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    VISUAL ARTS

    Underground Photography at Goat Cave with Shelley Wood

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 28, 2015

    Join us for this exclusive opportunity to explore Goat Cave with your camera. If you are interested in learning basic techniques to successfully take photographs in caves or low light situations, then this is the photography adventure for you.  This three hour workshop will discuss different lighting and shooting techniques, photographer safety and the importance of protecting the cave.  A basic ...more


    LAND LINE Exhibition Closing

    Presented by JAELAH Fine Art & Design

    May 2, 2015

    LAND LINE

    Can You Hear Me Now?

     

    An...more

    FAMILY DAY

    Presented by Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum at Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin

    May 3, 2015

    12:30 Children's Yoga

    1:00 Story Time

    1:30 Clay Creations

    2:00 Music by Armstrong Community Music School

     

    All day: papel picado, ultimate...more

    ATX LASER: Where Art Intersects Science in Austin

    Presented by Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum at Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin

    May 5, 2015

    Nothing defines culture like food. Personal and societal, food delineates our heritage, ethnicity, and memories. How food gets from farm to table, how it is processed or engineered, and access to...more

    Taste of Mexico 2015

    Presented by Mexic-Arte Museum

    May 5, 2015

    Mexic-Arte Museum invites the public to celebrate the unique culinary arts of Austin and Mexico with Taste of Mexico 2015 on Cinco de Mayo, a festival of Mexican and Mexican-inspired cuisine and...more

    "Torque and Axis" by Jared Steffensen opens at The Courtyard Gallery

    Presented by UT Visual Arts Center

    May 7, 2015

    The Courtyard Gallery features the artwork of alumni of the Department of Art and Art History in the College of Fine Arts. Alumnus Jared Steffensen's installation "Torque and Axis"...more

    Who We Are - Closing Reception

    Presented by Camiba Art

    May 8, 2015

    CAMIBAart proudly presents “WHO WE ARE: memories, myths, & fantasies” featuring art by Patrick Palmer, Yuliya Lanina, and Matthew Gantt.  Referencing the human form, each of...more

    Art Dinner 2015: Save the Date!

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin

    May 9, 2015

    An intimate dinner on the grounds of Laguna Gloria benefiting the Betty and Edward Marcus Sculpture Park.


    Austin Youth Film Festival

    Presented by channelAustin and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division at Alamo Drafthouse - South Lamar, Austin

    May 9, 2015

    The Austin Youth Film Festival seeks to give young, independent filmmakers a venue to showcase their work before audiences of peers, locals, and industry professionals. We hope...more

    Family Day

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    May 9, 2015

    Visit Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and enjoy activities for the young and young at heart. Participate in writing activities with teaching artists from Austin Public Library...more

    Swan Lake

    Presented by Ballet Austin at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    May 8 - May 10, 2015

    Choreography: Marius Petipa & Lev Ivanov

    Music: Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky

    Live Accompaniment by : Austin Symphony...more

    Bird Nerds with Adrienne Hodge

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    May 13, 2015

    The first part of the workshop will focus on the anatomy, movement and habitat of bird life at Lou Neff Point, a curve on the Lady Bird Lake Trail with a spectacular view of the downtown Austin...more

    I Only Know Plenty

    Presented by grayDUCK Gallery

    May 15, 2015

    grayDUCK Gallery is pleased to introduce an ambitious exhibition of new work by interdisciplinary, international artist Elizabeth McDonald. I Only Know Plenty is a cohesive exhibition of several...more

    WEST Austin Studio Tour at The Arc of the Arts Studio

    Presented by The Arc of the Capital Area

    May 9 - May 17, 2015

    Come out for Austin’s 4th annual WEST: a free, self-guided tour that champions the abundance of talent within Austin’s diverse creative community. Visit our studio on the tour and see...more

    WEST Select Event: Raising Artists Exhibition

    Presented by Generous Art

    May 8 - May 17, 2015

    Raising Artists is a professional development program for artists at different stages of their creative pursuits. Generous Art is excited to partner with Big Medium and the Austin Center for...more

    channelAustin Premiere Pro Class

    Presented by channelAustin at channelAustin Studios, Austin

    May 16 - May 17, 2015

    Learn to edit in one of the most widely used professional programs in video production. channelAustin is excited to offer this 6-hour hands on class where you will learn Premiere Pro’s...more

    XYZ Atlas at the Ney Museum

    Presented by Fisterra Studio at Elisabet Ney Museum, Austin

    May 9 - May 17, 2015

    XYZ Atlas at the Ney Museum

    Dates/times:

    Saturday, May 9, 2015, 11:00am - 6:00pm

    Sunday, May 10, 2015, 11:00am - 6:00pm

    Saturday,...more

    Stoneware, Porcelain & Glaze with Eric Jackson

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 14 - May 19, 2015

    All over the world, people make useful objects and figures out of clay. Become enthralled with the world's most humble and exalted medium. All skill levels are welcome in this class. ...more

    Underground Photography at Goat Cave with Shelley Wood

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    May 19, 2015

    Join us for this exclusive opportunity to explore Goat Cave with your camera. If you are interested in learning basic techniques to successfully take photographs in caves or low light situations,...more

    Darkroom Essentials with Meg McLaughlin

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 15 - May 20, 2015

    Designed for anyone interested in learning photographic fundamentals, this course will help students develop an understanding of photographic principles, history, and technology through darkroom...more

    Ceramics Independent Study

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 15 - May 20, 2015

    This independent study is open to anyone with previous basic ceramic experience. Sign up if you have taken and completed four Dougherty Arts School ceramic classes or fill out an Independent Study...more

    Digital Photography 1 with Shelley Wood

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 16 - May 21, 2015

    Do you have a digital camera and find it confusing? Discover how to take better pictures by understanding the elements of manual exposure and recognizing different qualities of light. The goal of...more

    Ceramics Independent Study

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 17 - May 22, 2015

    This independent study is open to anyone with previous basic ceramic experience. Sign up if you have taken and completed four Dougherty Arts School ceramic classes or fill out an Independent Study...more

    Darkroom Independent Study

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 17 - May 22, 2015

    This Independent Study is open to anyone with previous basic darkroom experience and upon approval of the Independent Study Form (see page 29). Sign up if you have taken and completed four...more

    Who We Are: memories, myths, and fantasies

    Presented by Camiba Art

    April 3 - May 22, 2015

    CAMIBAart proudly presents “WHO WE ARE: memories, myths, & fantasies” featuring art by Patrick Palmer, Yuliya Lanina, and Matthew Gantt.  Referencing the human form, each of...more

    TRAFFIC JAM

    Presented by Fusebox Festival

    May 24, 2015

    TRAFFIC JAM is an interactive concert, performed in a parking lot, that features an ensemble of cars, trucks, scooters, motorcycles and bicycles. The program includes a massive choir of 80 vehicle...more

    Wildlife Art, Nature-Inspired Sculptures

    Presented by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    February 11, 2014 - May 29, 2015

    Enjoy a beautiful painting exhibit indoors and serene sculptures on the grounds at the Wildflower Center while learning about native plants, visiting the café and store and other offerings....more

    Art After 6 @ The People's Gallery

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division at Austin City Hall, Austin

    May 29, 2015

    Art After Six @ The People's Gallery

    May 29

    6-8 pm

    Austin City Hall, 301 W. 2nd Street

    Stop by The People's Gallery at City Hall for extended gallery hours...more

    Nature Photos, Watercolor Exhibits

    Presented by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    March 3 - May 31, 2015

    Austin photographer Brenda Lindfors has made a career of bringing out the beauty of subjects that range from landscapes to family portraits. In “Convergence,” she showcases abstract...more

    Leslie Kell: Dreamscapes

    Presented by The Old Bakery & Emporium and Big Medium at The Old Bakery & Emporium, Austin

    May 7 - June 3, 2015

    Art Gallery at the Old Bakery and Emporium presents Leslie Kell’s Dreamscapes. 

    Kell has created virtual environments where her photographic images are transformed as they are...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: Alice in Wonderland

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 6, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series kicks off on Saturday, June 6, at 3 p.m. with Disney’s film Alice in Wonderland (1951).

     

    Drawing on Lewis...more

    Shrine of Inevitable Forces

    Presented by Big Medium

    May 9 - June 9, 2015

    An exhibition of monumental sculptural works by Austin artist Colin McIntyre

    May 9th – June 9th 2015

    Colin McIntyre Sculpture Studio is pleased to present a...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: James and the Giant Peach

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 13, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series continues on Saturday, June 13, at 3 p.m. with the stop-motion animated film James and the Giant Peach...more

    Art After 6 @ The People's Gallery

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division at Austin City Hall, Austin

    June 26, 2015

    Art After Six @ The People's Gallery

    June 26

    6-8 pm

    Austin City Hall, 301 W. 2nd Street

    Stop by The People's Gallery at City Hall for extended gallery hours...more

    Lets Create Something Magical Vol 2 Release Show

    Presented by Weird Destiny Productions at 29th St. Ballroom at Spider House

    June 27 - June 28, 2015

    Join us June 27th at Spiderhouse Ballroom for the release of the second volume to our ongoing coloring book series Let's Create Something Magical! The coloring book features over 40 artist and...more

    Roller Derby: Skating as a Contact Sport

    Presented by Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    March 14 - August 9, 2015

    If you know what a jammer, a hip check, and a can-opener are, then chances are you're part of the growing fan base for the popular contact sport of roller...more

    Eve & Shiva: Sculpture by Charles Umlauf and Gene Owens

    Presented by Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum at Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin

    May 9 - August 30, 2015

    Join us at the Umlauf this summer for an intensive focus on the 1960s and 1970s sculpture of Charles Umlauf and Gene Owens. Fort Worth native Owens spent the summer of 1961 studying with Professor...more

    PLAY ME - Exhibition of Mechanical Sculptures by Yuliya Lanina

    Presented by Polyglot Gallery and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    September 12, 2014 - September 10, 2015

    Please join us for an exhibition of new work by Yuliya Lanina of her signature mechanical sculptures with original musical scores by Yevgeniy Sharlat. Also, on exhibition are new small works on...more

    TIPS On Art Exhibit Program

    Presented by TIPS on Art

    October 29, 2014 - October 31, 2015

    TIPS On Art chooses community business partners to exhibit & sell visual art created by Austin artists.  We believe that putting art on the way of where people are going raises the bar...more

    Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    August 4 - November 29, 2015

    Frank Reaugh (1860–1945) is one of the Southwest’s earliest and most distinguished artists. Working in the vein of American Impressionism, Reaugh (pronounced “Ray”) devoted...more

    Call to Artists

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    February 5, 2015 - February 11, 2016

    REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS:
    Project: Deep Eddy / Eilers Park
    Budget: $56,400
    Deadline: Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 5:00 pm, CST
    Artist Information Meeting, February 17,...more

    Storytime Art

    July 18, 2014 - July 15, 2016

    Storytime Art, or StArt! is a great opportunity for your young child to experience art! Storytimes are geared to the 3 – 5 year old preschooler, but some projects could easily translate into...more

    Art & Soul Austin

    Presented by Art & Soul Austin

    January 10, 2010 - October 15, 2016

    Traveling Art Enrichment Classes for ages 3-10 years old. Group art classes,Art Birthday Parties, and private lessons available.


    23rd Street Artists' Market

    Presented by 23rd Street Artists' Market

    May 23, 2013 - May 23, 2018

    The 23rd Street Artists’ Market, is Austin’s original open air market for artists who make and sell their own work. Licensed artists sell their handcrafted art year-round on 23rd St....more

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