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    Orly Genger

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin at AMOA-Arthouse at The Jones Center

    May 3 - August 31, 2014

     Blending large-scale sculpture techniques with an expanded notion of craft and textile, New York City–based artist and designer Orly Genger creates organic forms and site-specific installations from painted swaths of woven rope. With the help of assistants, Genger looms, crochets, weaves, and knots heavy twine over the course of many months to create a single work. In recent projects, she has used ...more


    A Secret Affair: Selections from the Fuhrman Family Collection

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin

    May 3 - August 31, 2014

     In May 2014, The Contemporary Austin will present A Secret Affair: Selections from the Fuhrman Family Collection, an exhibition featuring work from the collection of Glenn and Amanda...more

    Open Studio Afternoons

    at Creative Side Jewelry Academy of Austin

    August 10 - August 31, 2014

    This is an ongoing opportunity now offered at Creative Side to keep you practicing your jewelry skills and techniques.

    Practice your craft alongside amazing sculptor, metalsmith and...more

    Studio Space Open House

    Presented by Imagine Art at 11th Street Station

    July 7 - August 31, 2014

    PRESS RELEASE

    Imagine Art announces the launch of ReNEW East, a creative incubator for artists on the east side.  10,000 sqft of warehouse space has been converted to studios, gallery...more

    "Patterns" by Susan Morehead

    Presented by Texas Folklife at Texas Folklife

    May 4 - September 1, 2014

    Event Name: "Patterns" by Susan Morehead
    Event Category: Texas Folklife Event
    Event Date: Sun May 4, 2014 (All day) to Mon Sep 1, 2014 (All day)
    Venue: Texas Folklife...more

    Austin School of Photography

    August 14 - September 4, 2014

    This is a comprehensive primer on practically everything a photographer needs to know in order to begin shooting with purpose. Think of this as the gateway to our more advanced classes....more

    Summer Market at WPA

    Presented by Women Printmakers of Austin

    September 5, 2014

     As a part of first Fridays at Canopy Studios, the Women Printmakers of Austin will be hosting a sale of beautiful, handmade prints and cards created by their members. The shop will be open...more

    Gladius: The Show

    Presented by Dolce at Travis County Exposition Center

    September 3 - September 7, 2014

     Gladius the Show is a 90 minute touring production featuring acrobatic equestrian acts that have never been seen! Brought to you by Big Horse Productions of Las Vegas, NV, this is a show not...more

    Red Dot Art Spree

    Presented by Women and Their Work at Women and Their Work

    September 11, 2014

    This is your chance to collect some of the best contemporary art being created today at the 19th annual Red Dot Art Spree & Silent Auction. Fabulous art, beautiful people and incredible silent...more

    MOD: A Modern Take on ‘60s Fashion

    Presented by LBJ Presidential Library

    September 12, 2014

    The LBJ Presidential Library is partnering with Austin Fashion Week to present “MOD: A Modern Take on ‘60s Fashion,” an evening featuring original looks from seven Austin...more

    Lets Create Something Magical

    Presented by Weird Destiny Productions

    September 13, 2014

    Doors at 7:00pm

    Music starts at 8:30pm - 12:00am

    Field Dress - 8:30

    Def Rain - 9:45

    New Fumes - 11:00

    Art party all night

     

     


    Exhibit Opening Night @ the ESB-MACC Sam Z. Coronado Gallery

    Presented by Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center.

    September 13, 2014

    Opening Reception Saturday, September 13th, 2014 from 7:00 – 9:00pm

    Title: Aliento A Tequila
    A Photographic chronicle of tequila and tequila makers by Joel...more

    Opening Reception for Go Ahead & Do It: Portraits of Women in Science

    Presented by Art.Science.Gallery.

    September 13, 2014

    Go Ahead & Do It: Portraits of Women in Science | September 13 – October 14, 2014

    Opening Reception: Saturday September 13, 2014 7-10pm

    Guest-curated by science...more

    ICMCA Presents KATHAK LEGEND – PANDIT BIRJU MAHARAJ

    Presented by Indian Classical Music Circle of Austin (ICMCA)

    September 19, 2014

     Brijmohan Mishra popularly known as Pandit Birju Maharaj is the leading exponent of the Lucknow Kalka-Bindadin gharana of Kathak dance in India. He is a direct descendant of Ishwari...more

    "Home on the Range"

    Presented by Round Top Festival Institute at Festival Concert Hall at Round Top

    September 20, 2014

    The Texas Landscape in Art and Music. Lectures, exhibitions, performances 


    Tractatus 7 -Artist Denise Prince Offers A Glimpse Past Life’s Pretends In Fashion Themed Exhibition

    Presented by Denise Prince

    September 6 - September 27, 2014

    Denise Prince asks the viewer to enjoy bouyant aesthetic norms in her upcoming exhibit of photography and video funded by the City of Austin Cultural Arts Division and private supporters including...more

    “Beyond Beauty: More Than Meets the Eye” Art Exhibit September 2-27, 2014

    Presented by Russell Collection Fine Art Gallery at Russell Collection Fine Art Gallery

    September 2 - September 27, 2014

    Color will bathe the West 6th Street art gallery when Ash Almonte and John Petrey display their latest works including sculptural dresses, stunning chandelier paintings and cheery odes to fruit...more

    The Firebird

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

    September 26 - September 28, 2014

    THE FIREBIRD

    Choreography: Stephen Mills

     

    AGON

    Choreography: George...more

    Every Story Paints a Picture

    Presented by Mobile Art Program

    September 1 - September 30, 2014

    The Mobile Art Program has been providing art activities for adults over the age of 50 in the Austin area since 2007. All of our programming is provided FREE in order to reach those who may not...more

    WPA Studio Featured Artist: Jo Lagatutta

    Presented by Women Printmakers of Austin

    October 3, 2014

    Come see the amazing work of WPA member, Jo Lagatutta. Jo is an art therapist whose images are soft, ethereal-like, and inspirational. The circle or circular movement can often be seen in her...more

    Casey Reas Opening Reception and Q&A at UT

    Presented by Landmarks, the public art program of The University of Texas at Austin

    October 10, 2014

    Join Landmarks, the public art program of The University of Texas at Austin, and the university’s Department of Computer Science for the unveiling of artist Casey Reas’ “A...more

    Surface Design Basics

    Presented by Dougherty Arts Center

    September 9, 2016 - October 14, 2014

    If you've ever wondered how artists create depth, glorious color, and amazing visual texture on fabric, this hands-on class is for you! Students will learn basic surface design techniques from...more

    La Dolce Vita Food & Wine Festival

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin

    October 16, 2014

    La Dolce Vita Food & Wine Festival
    October, 16 2014
    7-10pm
    On the grounds of Laguna Gloria

    2014 marks the 25th year of Austin’s favorite food and wine...more

    Umlauf Prize 2014: Adam Crosson

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

    September 5 - October 19, 2014

    In the spirit of Charles Umlauf’s passion for competition, we present the UMLAUF Prize, a juried exhibition and cash prize awarded to a University of Texas at Austin MFA student. This year,...more

    Building Bridges Art Gala

    Presented by The Arc of the Capital Area at Hyatt Regency Austin

    October 22, 2014


    Building Bridges celebrates the creativity of all artists; coined as THE art event to attend in Austin, the gala features more than 150 original professionally framed art pieces from local...more

    Sydney Yeager’s Persistent Memory Exhibit

    Presented by Vaudeville Gallery

    August 29 - October 26, 2014

    Open to the public August 29-October 26 at The Gallery at Vaudeville, acclaimed artist Sydney Yeager will be showcasing her newest exhibit: Persistent Memory. Exploring fragmentation and...more

    23rd Annual Austin Powwow & American Indian Heritage Festival

    Presented by Great Promise for American Indians and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    November 8, 2014

    The Austin Powwow is a family friendly event that preserves the traditions, heritage and culture of American Indians in Texas. It is the largest one day Powwow in the United States and provides...more

    Domestic Furniture by Roy McMakin

    Presented by Lora Reynolds Gallery at Lora Reynolds Gallery

    September 13 - November 8, 2014

    Roy McMakin's career has covered art, architecture, and design. In 1987, he founded Domestic Furniture to serve as a platform for his furniture designs. Based on classic American design,...more

    THE NUTCRACKER Presented by the Georgia B. Lucas Foundation Fund

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

    December 6 - December 23, 2014

    Choreography: Stephen Mills

    Music: Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky

    Live Accompaniment: Austin Symphony Orchestra

     

    An army of mischievous mice, a bevy of bon-bons, a...more

    East Austin Handmade Arts Market @ The VORTEX

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX

    February 8 - December 27, 2014

    When: Saturdays beginning February 8th, 11am – 4 pm


    Where: The VORTEX, 2307 Manor Road, Austin, TX 78722

    Just in time for Valentine’s Day, The VORTEX will begin...more

    Life Drawing Program

    Presented by Austin Art Space Gallery & Studios at Auditorium Shores

    July 7, 2014 - January 1, 2015

    Learn how to draw and paint with diffrent materials, using diffrent techniques to draw and panit life-like works of art!


    Blanton Museum of Art 2015 Gala

    Presented by Blanton Museum of Art at The Blanton Museum of Art

    February 7, 2015

    Save the date for the Blanton Museum of Art’s 2015 Gala. This biennial event raises funds to support a diverse and outstanding range of programs for over 150,000 museum visitors each year....more

    BELLE REDUX/ A TALE OF BEAUTY & THE BEAST A 3M Innovation Commission

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

    February 13 - February 15, 2015

    Choreography: Stephen Mills

    Commissioned Score: Graham Reynolds

     

    Once upon a time...

    A forbidden garden, a mysterious castle...A beauty. A beast. A...more

    Director's Choice

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

    March 27 - March 29, 2015

    Luminaria

    Choreography: Stephen Mills

    Music: Jordi Savall

     

    One / the body's...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.


    Swan Lake

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

    May 8 - May 10, 2015

    Choreography: Marius Petipa & Lev Ivanov

    Music: Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky

    Live Accompaniment by : Austin Symphony...more

    Wildlife Art, Nature-Inspired Sculptures

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

    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

    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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