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    Freaks With Beats 2

    Presented by Weird Destiny Productions and NunaMaana

    June 24, 2017

    Weird Destiny Productions and Oskar Blues Brewery Austin present: Freaks With Beats 2

    Join us for a night of electronic dance music and interactive freakout fun! This is a free show, and parking is free & plentiful at the brewery. 

    Featuring performance by
    Red Comet 3
    Total Unicorn
    Def Rain (Dallas)

    Visuals by Fever Dream Interactive
    Face ...more


    Meet Her Hands #1: Roshi K.

    Presented by Elisabet Ney Museum at Elisabet Ney Museum, Austin

    July 6, 2017

    Join #BossbabesATX and the Elisabet Ney Museum for the first installment of Meet Her Hands, featuring an exhibition of works by Austin artist Roshi K. As the sun sets, the artist will take part in...more

    Second Saturdays Are for Families: Out of the Past

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin

    July 8, 2017

    Dig into this geological event inspired by Anya Gallaccio’s “petrified” tree sculpture at Laguna Gloria. We’ll explore excavated treasures with a bona fide rock expert,...more

    Texas Focus: The Secret Life of Lance Letscher

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

    July 13, 2017

    July 13, 2017 7:00pm - 8:30pm

    Join the Bullock for a screening and conversation of The Secret Life Of Lance Letscher as part of the Texas Focus film series, a cinematic...more

    Stories to Tell: Selections from the Harry Ransom Center

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    February 6 - July 16, 2017

    The Harry Ransom Center presents stories of inspiration, adaptation, innovation, confrontation, collaboration, and frustration, selected from its extensive cultural collections. The Ransom...more

    Horticulture Arts

    Presented by VSA Texas and Mobile Art Program at AGE Building, Austin

    April 30 - July 16, 2017

    Nature-based classes with instructor Mary Kraemer: combining growing gardening materials with creative activities by using plants for art materials. A healthy therapeutic set of classes...more

    New Media Art and Sound Summit 2017

    Presented by Church of the Friendly Ghost

    July 14 - July 16, 2017

    Here we go again East Austin! A few days of local and visiting people you know making presentations of sound related projects.
    Get your 3 day event ticket for only $30!! ...more

    Tangerine: A night of music, film, story, visual art and dance

    Presented by Austin Creative Alliance and SIMS Foundation at The North Door, Austin

    July 22, 2017

    Ryan Layden brilliantly uses bold and subtle elements of film, live music, dance, and visual artistry to uniquely deliver the message and experience of love & loss to the under-served...more

    Verstehen: Understanding

    Presented by Link & Pin and En Route Productions

    June 30 - July 30, 2017

    Verstehen: Understanding

    A Multimedia Performance Series and Gallery Exhibit

     

    Emily Rankin –  Live Painting, Sketching

    Meason Wile – Live...more

    FUN ART

    Presented by Texas Cartoonists

    May 4 - July 31, 2017

    FUN ART

    Art exhibit by Austin area artists & cartoonists of FunArtsWorld.com and TEXAS CARTOONISTS – National Cartoonists Society...more

    Crit Group Exhibition Opening Reception

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin at grayDUCK gallery, Austin

    August 4, 2017

    This group exhibition features work by eight compelling local artists who participated in the museum’s seven-month-long Crit Group program: Sandy Carson, Jonas Criscoe, Calder Kamin, Dameon...more

    Second Saturdays Are for Families: Ice Painting

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin

    August 12, 2017

    Chill out with other cool artists as we create drippy watercolor paintings using ice cubes! Then relax in the shade with a live ice sculpting demonstration courtesy of local sculpting...more

    Not a Sad Tale performance

    Presented by Camiba Art

    September 10, 2016 - September 10, 2017

    Not a Sad Tale

    2016
    Duration: 20 minutes
    Performance and animation by Yuliya Lanina
    Original music by Vladimir Rannev. 

    Not A Sad Tale is a story of...more

    Mermaid Society Ball

    Presented by Mermaid Society SMTX

    September 15, 2017

    The Mermaid Society SMTX is proud to announce our 2nd annual Mermaid Society Ball! Held at the stunning Meadows Center for Water and the Environment, at the headwaters of the San Marcos River,...more

    Artisan Mercado on Congress & 5th

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division and Mexic-Arte Museum

    May 20 - September 16, 2017

    Tourists as well as local residents can now shop for unique, handcrafted Latino gifts downtown at the Artisan Mercado on Congress and 5th Street from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. every third Saturday...more

    Artisan Mercado on Congress & 5th

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    May 20 - September 16, 2017

    Tourists as well as local residents can now shop for unique, handcrafted Latino gifts downtown at the Artisan Mercado on Congress and 5th Street from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. every third Saturday...more

    Public Art Project: The Dwelling

    Presented by Elisabet Ney Museum at Elisabet Ney Museum, Austin

    June 10 - September 29, 2017

    We (Jieun Beth, Christina Coleman, and Sara Madandar) are pleased to invite you to reveal our public art project at the Elisabet Ney Museum's Ney Day Festival. We have been working on this...more

    Texas Legends of Rock, Pop and Soul

    Presented by Texas Music Museum at Texas Music Museum , Austin

    February 22 - November 1, 2017

    Texas Legends of Rock, Pop and Soul 

    For more than 100 years, Texans have made extensive contributions to rock, pop and soul music starting with the great Mary Carson...more

    Austin Film Festival & Conference

    Presented by Austin Film Festival at The Driskill Hotel, Austin

    October 26 - November 2, 2017

    Austin Film Festival & Conference showcases the very best that the city has to offer – convenient downtown venues, fun parties at Austin’s fine bars and restaurants, and community...more

    The Austin Powwow and American Indian Heritage Festival

    Presented by Great Promise for American Indians at Travis County Exposition Center, Austin

    November 4, 2017

    The Austin Powwow is the largest single-day Native American Powwow in the country. In addition to a traditional Powwow with Native dancing, drumming and singing, we feature outdoor storytelling...more

    JUEGOS RANCHEROS

    Presented by JUEGOS RANCHEROS at The North Door, Austin

    January 5 - December 7, 2017

    JUEGOS RANCHEROS hosts regular meet-ups on the first Thursday of the month at The North Door to showcase & play the best in independent games both local & global.


    Flora AR

    Presented by augzoo LLC

    February 13 - December 31, 2017

    “Flora AR” A Free Augmented Reality App

    Austin, TX:  augzoo LLC, an Austin-based software developer and publisher specializing in location-based Augmented Reality, announces...more

    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

    Portraiture in the Park: Who Are You Anyway!?

    Presented by Elisabet Ney Museum at Elisabet Ney Museum, Austin

    Ongoing

    What does “Portraiture” mean? What information do you convey in portraits? Taking that information, how many new ways can you think of to assemble it to make portraits? Think OUTSIDE the box!...more

    POLKAPOCALYPSE!

    Presented by Elisabet Ney Museum and Texas Folklife at Elisabet Ney Museum, Austin

    Ongoing

    The Third First Annual POLKAPOCALYPSE! is upon us! Four awesome Polka bands--including two Grammy (TM) winners--will rock the boots off your lederhosen with a crazy mix of Tejano, Czech, German,...more

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