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    Ken Hoge: Man on a Mission - Photography Exhibition

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

    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 Sun (the predecessor to the Austin Chronicle) he covered the heady Austin music scene in the late 70’s and early 80’s. At that time Austin was just beginning to enjoy an international reputation as a cultural ...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

    Viva La Vida Festival

    Presented by Mexic-Arte Museum at Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin

    October 18, 2014

    Mexic-Arte Museum is thrilled to announce the date for the annual Viva la Vida Festival on October 18, 2014, from 12:00pm – 9:00pm in downtown Austin. This year, the Museum will present the...more

    Austin Grafitti Art: Celebrating Austin's Street Art Exhibit Opening

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

    October 18, 2014

    SouthPop’s upcoming exhibition, Austin Graffiti Art: Celebrating Austin’s Street Art and Featuring the “Hope” Gallery on Lamar Boulevard opens on October 18 and runs...more

    Umlauf Prize 2014: Adam Crosson

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

    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, 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

    Big Pieces

    Presented by Link & Pin

    October 2 - November 1, 2014

    Introducing W. Lee Rowan. A native of Miami, Florida, Lee has done art most if his life. He studied Advertising Art at the University of Florida and after graduation,...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, Austin

    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

    Film Critic Molly Haskell on Gone With The Wind

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    November 19, 2014

    Molly Haskell, film critic and author of Frankly, My Dear: Gone with the Wind Revisited, explores the popularity and influence of both the book and film, from their first appearance to the present...more

    Danger Derby

    Presented by Blue Genie Art Industries

    November 22, 2014

    About the Blue Genie Danger Derby:

    The Danger Derby is an annual pinewood derby race held during the East Austin Studio Tour where ‘art cars’ battle for...more

    Miradas: Ancient Roots in Modern and Contemporary Mexican Art from the Bank of America Collection

    Presented by Mexic-Arte Museum at Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin

    September 19 - November 23, 2014

    On Friday, September 19th Mexic-Arte Museum, the Official Mexican and Mexican American Fine Art Museum of Texas will unveil the exhibition, Miradas: Ancient Roots in Modern and Contemporary...more

    Felted Sculpture, Mixed-Media Exhibits

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

    September 23 - December 7, 2014

    Enjoy lifelike and fantastical creatures created by Barbara Attwell in “Morphogenesis,” an exhibit of her sculptures made of colorful, felted wool. The indoor exhibit of 30-plus...more

    THE NUTCRACKER Presented by the Georgia B. Lucas Foundation Fund

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

    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

    Austin Grafitti Art: Celebrating Austin's Street Art Exhibit

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

    October 18 - December 23, 2014

    SouthPop’s upcoming exhibition, Austin Graffiti Art: Celebrating Austin’s Street Art and Featuring the “Hope” Gallery on Lamar Boulevard opens on October 18...more

    East Austin Handmade Arts Market @ The VORTEX

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    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, Austin

    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, Austin

    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, Austin

    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, Austin

    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, Austin

    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, 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

    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

    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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