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    VISUAL ARTS

    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


    Designing in Metal with Nancy Michalewicz

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center

    July 21 - August 25, 2014

    Hammering, sawing, bending and soldering plus bezel setting stones are among the many techniques for producing beautiful metal jewelry and for making small sculptural pieces. Fabricated work is...more

    Open studio Mornings

    at Creative Side Jewelry Academy of Austin

    August 6 - August 27, 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

    Weekly Wednesday's Workshops

    July 2 - August 27, 2014

    New for Summer 2014, we’re offering Weekly Wednesday Workshops to share some of our favorite new art projects with you and your family! These projects feature techniques, processes, and...more

    Simple Ring Making

    at Creative Side Jewelry Academy of Austin

    August 27, 2014

    Design and fabricate a rings in copper and brass or in sterling silver (available for purchase). Learn to apply beautiful texture with hammers and decorative metal stamps, adding your own personal...more

    Darkroom 1

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center

    July 24 - August 28, 2014

    Perfect for beginning students interested in learning how to use a traditional 35mm manual camera and print photos in a darkroom. Learn photographic composition, exposure techniques and how to...more

    Digital Photography 1.5 with Shelley Wood

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center

    August 14 - August 28, 2014

    Digital 1.5 will build upon your basic understanding of manual exposure increasing your ability to make creative and interesting images. The instructor will lead you through three assignments...more

    Between Space & Time: The Art of Leslie Kell & Greta Olivas

    Presented by Link & Pin

    August 7 - August 30, 2014

     Link & Pin presents Between Space & Time, the art of Leslie Kell, lesliekell.com, and Greta Olivas, gretaolivas.com. Ms. Kell's work builds on a digital process that...more

    Exhibit Reminder @ the ESB-MACC

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

    July 23 - August 30, 2014

    The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center presents two exhibits running through August 30, 2014.

    1) Caminos Compartidos (Shared Paths) by Oscar Silva & Patricia Greene in...more

    Wall Dependent?

    Presented by Camiba Art at Flatbed Press

    August 2 - August 30, 2014

    August 2, 2014 - August 30, 2014

    O2 Gallery and Project Space at the Flatbed Building

    2832 East M.L.K. Jr. Blvd., Austin, TX 78702

    Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Friday: 10am -...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

    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

    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

    Ken Hoge: Man on a Mission - Photography Exhibition

    Presented by South Austin Popular Culture Center at South Austin Popular Culture Center

    August 2 - September 30, 2014

    Ken Hoge began his professional photography career as a music journalist during his years as a student at the University of Texas at Austin. As a freelance and staff photographer for the Austin...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

    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

    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

    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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