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    VISUAL ARTS

    Art After Six @ the People’s Gallery

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

    September 30, 2016

    Stop by The People's Gallery at City Hall for extended gallery hours and talks by artists from the TEMPO 2016 exhibition! Artist talks begin at 6:15 pm in Council Chambers on the first floor. The gallery will be open for self-guided tours 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Artworks are on display on the first three floors. Pick up a gallery guide on the first floor.

    Featured artists: Brent Baggett, Mery Godigna Collet, ...more


    The Chrysanthemum Veil, Teruko Nimura

    Presented by Asian American Resource Center at Asian American Resource Center, Austin

    July 15 - September 30, 2016

    A community art exhibition including works on vellum and an outdoor installation.


    30th Bydee Art Anniversary

    Presented by Bydee Art

    September 17 - September 30, 2016

    This exhibition is a retrospective of Brian “Bydeeman” Joseph's body of work as an artist for the last 30 years.  On display will be his very first painting, “de bydee man is coming,”...more

    FOTOSEPTIEMBRE: Raices y Resistencia, Roots & Resistance

    Presented by La Peña at La Peña, Austin

    September 3 - September 30, 2016

    La Peña presents

    FOTOSEPTIEMBRE: Raices y Resistencia, Roots & Resistance

    Featuring the photography of

    Alan Pogue (Austin,...more

    American Indian Heritage Day

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

    September 30, 2016

    Celebrate the 4th annual American Indian Heritage Day with the Bullock Museum and Great Promise for American Indians. Schools are invited to learn about the historic, cultural, and social...more

    W. Tucker - the captain asked for a show of hands

    Presented by grayDUCK Gallery

    September 30, 2016

    grayDUCK Gallery is pleased to announce an exhibition by Austin artist W. Tucker. Using his non-dominant hand, Tucker, creates childlike line drawings on found, tattered surfaces such as book...more

    World of Tomorrow

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

    August 5 - October 7, 2016

    See Austin resident Don Hertzfeldt's Academy Award nominated short film World of Tomorrow. This visionary animated film is screening for a limited time in the Texas Spirit Theater, located on...more

    World of Tomorrow

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

    August 5 - October 7, 2016

    See Austin resident Don Hertzfeldt's Academy Award nominated short film World of Tomorrow. This visionary animated film is screening for a limited time in the Texas Spirit Theater, located on...more

    Second Saturdays: Tall Tales

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin at Laguna Gloria Austin Museum of Art grounds , Austin

    October 8, 2016

    Once upon a time, you came to this storytelling workshop at The Contemporary Austin, where you learned how to write your own scintillating story with the help of Austin Bat Cave. You made a...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.


    Awesmic City Expo 2016

    Presented by Awesmic City Austin Texas, LLC and B*TRU ARTS at Palmer Events Center, Austin

    October 15 - October 16, 2016

    Awesmic City Expo 2016 - 3rd Annual at Palmer Events Center - 10 - 6 pm promoting arts, science, education and Holistic Health - The Theme is "Cultivating Cosmic Cultures Through Creativity" -...more

    Gallery Exhibit Opening: Weavers and Spinners Society of Austin

    Presented by Texas Folklife and Texas Folklife at Texas Folklife, Austin

    October 16, 2016

    Gallery Exhibit Opening: Weavers and Spinners Society of Austin
    Sunday October 16th, 2pm-5pm
    Texas Folklife Gallery
    1708 Houston St
    Austin, TX 78756
    FREE and open to...more

    Contemporary Art from Vietnam Exhibit Opening Reception

    Presented by Asian American Resource Center at Asian American Resource Center, Austin

    October 21, 2016

    Featuring contemporary Vietnamese paintings from the International Modern Art Gallery (Houston) including works by internationally acclaimed Vietnamese artists Pham An Hai, Thanh Chuong, Ha Tri...more

    L'enfant Terrible

    Presented by Denise Prince and Women & Their Work at Justine's Secret House, Austin

    October 22, 2016

    On October 22, Austin artist Denise Prince will host L’enfant Terrible, a private, one-night-only ticketed event, for which she’s translated her latest body of work into an...more

    The First Horizons of Juno

    Presented by MASS Gallery

    September 16 - October 22, 2016

    Opening September 16th, 7:00-11:00 PM, MASS is pleased to announce The First Horizons of Juno, a thought-experiment in aesthetics without patriarchy. An homage to the histories of women’s...more

    Basic Papermaking with Le Green Schubert

    Presented by Women Printmakers of Austin

    October 22, 2016

    Basic Papermaking with Le Green Schubert

    Learn a variety of simple and fun papermaking techniques. Incorporate paper scraps with natural fiber and fresh leaves, petals and seeds to make...more

    The SHOW

    Presented by Artists Alliance of the Hill Country

    October 22 - October 23, 2016

    The Artists Alliance of the Hill Country (AAHC) is spotlighting 60 juried artists at The SHOW as a two-day Fine Art Event from 10 AM to 6 PM. Artists will display their work in the 12,000 square...more

    Last Straw Fest

    Presented by The UMLAUF Sculpture Garden and Museum at Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin

    October 23, 2016

    The UMLAUF Sculpture Garden & Museum hosts Last Straw Fest on Sunday, Oct. 23, 12-5 p.m., a free event for all ages at 605 Robert E. Lee Road. Activities will include pumpkin carving with...more

    The Blanton’s Midday Music Series

    Presented by Blanton Museum of Art at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    October 25, 2016

    A collaboration between the UT Butler School of Music and the Blanton exploring the relationship between visual art and music. The Butler Opera Center presents vocal music by Puccini. 


    B scene: Inevitable Warhol Happening

    Presented by Blanton Museum of Art at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    October 28, 2016

    Andy Warhol said, “one’s company, two’s a crowd, and three’s a party.” We say – come check out our trippy tribute to the Warhol “happenings” of the 1960s. Groove out to the...more

    Submergence

    Presented by Women Printmakers of Austin

    October 1 - October 29, 2016

    Bone Black Gallery is pleased to present the exhibition Submergence by Skylar Gerken. The artist couples her masterful rendering skills with expressionist mark-making to create a world where...more

    Link & Pin Gallery

    Presented by Link & Pin

    October 1 - October 29, 2016

    Sound Visual

    Link and Pin Gallery

    Austin, TX

     

    October 1st – October 29th 2016

     

    6:30-9:00 pm Saturdays, opening Oct 1...more

    The Rag Photography of Alan Pogue: 50 Years and Still Raising Hell!

    Presented by La Peña at La Peña, Austin

    October 1 - October 30, 2016

    La Peña Presents:

    The Rag
    Photography of Alan Pogue:
    50 Years and Still Raising Hell!

    Opening Reception

    4:00 P.M. - 6:00...more

    midnight rainbow: Michael E. Stephen

    Presented by Pump Project Art Complex at Pump Project Art Complex, Austin

    October 1 - October 30, 2016

    Michael E. Stephen’s objects and arrangements, composed from appropriated and casted materials, conjure the complex visual experience of subcultures from the 1970s-1990s. Stephen’s selectively...more

    Calder Kamin: Plastic Planet

    Presented by Women and Their Work at Women and Their Work, Austin

    October 1 - November 10, 2016

    Plastic is everywhere. Just how omnipresent it has become animates Plastic Planet, the ambitious new exhibition created by multi media artist, Calder Kamin. Not only just a physical object that...more

    FUN ART

    Presented by Texas Cartoonist

    September 1 - November 30, 2016

    FUN ART

    Art exhibit by Austin area artists and cartoonists of TEXAS CARTOONISTS – National Cartoonists Society Texas Chapter.

     

    Hampton Branch Library at Oak Hill...more

    Tempo Exhibit Opening at the ESB-MACC | Lets Talk Volume

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

    June 18 - December 1, 2016

    Tempo Exhibit Opening at the ESB-MACC | Lets Talk in Volume | June 18th 10am Installation by Mary Godigna Collet | exhibit runs through December


    Daily Tours: “Elliott Erwitt: Home Around the World”

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    September 22, 2016 - January 1, 2017

    Docent-led tours of the exhibition. Balancing journalistic, commercial, and artistic work over a career spanning seven decades, Elliott Erwitt has created some of the most celebrated photographs...more

    GIVING VOICE

    Presented by VSA Texas and AIGA | the professional association for design at Laura Bush Memorial Library, Austin

    September 25, 2016 - January 6, 2017

    This summer, Austin design leaders mentored local teen artists with disabilities. AIGA Austin and VSA Texas would love to share the results of their multi-week workshop through...more

    State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda

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

    September 17, 2016 - January 8, 2017

    Explore Nazi propaganda and its impact abroad and at home, through rare artifacts from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, artifacts from Texas lenders, historic film...more

    American Flags

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

    September 30, 2016 - January 16, 2017

    Displaying early and rare examples of textiles that have the power to stir the soul, special exhibition American Flags includes flags, original artwork, and related memorabilia from one of the...more

    2017 Blanton Gala

    Presented by Blanton Museum of Art at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    February 11, 2017

    In 2017, the Blanton Gala will mark the celebratory unveiling of the museum’s reinstalled permanent collection galleries. The Blanton is completely rehanging its wide-ranging holdings to inspire...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

    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

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